Why People Join Gangs
Most gang members are males ranging in age from 8-years-old to 22-years-old. The reason young people join gangs vary but the most common reasons are to belong to a group, receive protection, to be more popular, to be with friends, end boredom, earn money or even for excitement.
Risks of Joining
The risk that one encounters when joining a gang can hurt your health and future. Here are few of those risks: