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Gangs in Schools


Responding to Gangs in Schools: A Collaborative Approach to School Safety

This guide from the National Gang Center is designed to provide schools and law enforcement with sound practices and collaborative techniques to identify, assess, and address gang activity in the school setting.

Permission is granted by the National Gang Center to make adaptations to the Gangs in Schools guide. The National Gang Center requests that the following language be included when adapting the brochure for local needs: “Adapted from Gangs in Schools, National Gang Center.”

Watch the webinar series based on this guide.

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