Here is some facts about gang violence !
1. A gang is a group of people who claim a territory and use it to make money through illegal activities
2. Gangs can be organized based upon race, enthnicity, territory, or making money activities, and are generally made up of members ages 8 to 22
3. Members of gangs wear specific articles of clothing to be recognized as a part of the group such as bandanas, hats, scarves of certain colors, or gang replayed tattoos or symbols
4. According to the FBI in 2011, there were 33,000 violent street, motorcycle, and prison gangs active in the United States, with more than 1.4 billion members and it increase to 40% or more since 2008-2009
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