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Top Discipline Problems

1950

2010

  • Talking
  • Chewing Gum
  • Making Noise
  • Running in Halls
  • Cutting in Line
  • Improper Clothing
  • Littering
  • Drug/alchohol abuse
  • Gang activity
  • Weapons in school
  • Absenteeism
  • Vandalism
  • Assault
  • Teen pregnancy

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Mike Knox | The Gang Guy

Mike Knox - Gang Expert

Demystifying gang culture

  • Why are youth so often attracted to gangs?
  • What’s the role of graffiti in gang life?
  • Why is denial such a big hurdle in dealing with gang issues?
  • Once in a gang, is it possible to get out?
  • Can gang violence be explained, understood and combated?
  • What are the three big promises gangs make to young people,
        and how can adults prove them to be lies?

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Mike Knox is a recognized international expert on gangs and travels throughout the United States and Canada. He is the author of the book, Gangsta in the House: Understanding Gang Culture - winner of the 2001 National Gang Crime Research Center - Thrasher Award. Mr. Knox consults with state and local officials regarding public policy, state law, and city ordinances related to gang and youth violence.

Gang Related News

  • U. of Virginia suspends all...
    Faced with mounting pressure from students, faculty and alumni, University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan suspended all campus fraternities Saturday, an action prompted by a...
  • Citizen scientists surveying Canberra's gang-gang...
    Hundreds of Canberrans are doing their part this week to map the distribution of the ACT's well known gang-gang cockatoos.
  • City task force targeting gangs
    LUMBERTON — Lumberton Police Chief Michael McNeill says a Special Enforcement team formed last month to crack down on gang activity has reduced crime overall...
  • Suffolk DA huddles with East...
    Police chiefs and other top brass from agencies across the East End met this week to share information with one another on local gang activities...
  • Robbery gang attacks girl, 14,...
    A 14-year-old girl has been violently robbed and assaulted by four men on a footpath alongside the River Severn in Shrewsbury.

Gang Legislation News

  • The Daily Fix: Obama Unveils...
    President Obama unveiled his widely anticipated immigration plan Thursday night. More than four million undocumented immigrants will be able to receive work permits and temporary reprieve...
  • Obama announces action on sweeping...
    By Steve Holland and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation on Thursday, easing the...
  • States, NT may adopt Qld...
    WA, the NT and SA say a High Court decision on Queensland's anti-bikie laws has prompted them to look more closely at adopting or strengthening...
  • Qld bikie laws appealing: SA...
    South Australian Attorney-General John Rau says he's keen to strengthen anti-bikie laws following the High Court's decision to uphold Queensland's laws.
  • SA keeping an eye on...
    As the High Court prepares to rule on the constitutionality of Queensland's anti-bikie laws, defiant gang members say tougher laws had not stopped clubs in...