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Highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey (NCJ 237542) April 2012
Fact Sheet
OJJDP Youth Gang Series
4 page(s)
Arlen Egley, Jr., and James C. Howell
This fact sheet presents highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS), which annually collects data on the size and scope of the Nation’s gang problem from all police departments in cities with more than 50,000 residents and all suburban county police and sheriff’s departments, as well as a random sample of police departments in cities with populations between 2,500 and 50,000, along with rural county sheriff’s departments.
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