Resources and Information
– Intervention & Prevention Programs in Southern California: there are dozens of grass root community organizations that serve Los Angeles and Southern California.
– Online Los Angeles County Gang Territory Map and Digital Gang Maps for Los Angeles, 1960, 1972, 1978, 1996, 2010. You can view a gang map of South LA.
– Internship Programs: Available non-paid internships
– Classic Gang Studies: this reading list is a must read to the gang researcher.
– Gang Legislation: read the Gang Abatement Act of 2007 by Dianne Feinstein
– An extensive bibliography of both historical and contemporary gang studies. Many available for immediate download. Include, research based, popular media and autobiographical literature.