ERIC Number: ED349484
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Youth Violence and Gangs. Hearing on the Status of the Juvenile Justice System in America, Focusing on Activities of Youth Gangs and Their Access to Guns, and How Programs Can Help Prevent the Violence Associated with Youth Gangs, before the Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary. United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session, (November 26, 1991).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.
The text of a Senate hearing on the status of youth gangs and their access to guns, and of violence prevention programs is provided in this document. Statements from Senators Herbert Kohl, Paul Simon, and Dennis DeConcini are presented. Testimony and prepared statements from these witnesses is included: (1) James Gabarino, president, Erikson Institute for Advanced Study in Child Development, Chicago (Illinois); (2) Anthony J. Maggiore, Office of the Milwaukee County District Attorney, Milwaukee (Wisconsin); (3) Robert Odom, executive director, Social Development Commission, Milwaukee (Wisconsin); and (4) Deborah Prothrow-Stith, assistant dean, School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston (Massachusetts). A prepared statement of Victor Davis, a former gang member, is also included. (ABL)
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.
Identifiers: Congress 102nd; Gangs; Testimony
Note: Serial No. J-102-45.