The “American Street Gang” has a history of factors and city based origins that are influenced and fueled by western culture idealism. Gangs who have their origins in America’s poverty ridden streets can now be found in Germany, London, and Canada. This has lent gangs a ideal source from which to obtain materialism and identity.
There has also been an alarming surge of youth gangs on Tribal lands across North and South America. What we are seeing are “off-set(s)” urban based city gangs taking hold of the interest of our Native American youth across the country. Which was once only known as an “Urban City” problem has now become apart of the ever growing trend of the evolution of gangs. read more