10 practical, tactical tips for safe contact with gangs

PoliceOne Special Report
By Scott Buhrmaster, PoliceOne Columnist

Across the country, gang activity continues to grab headlines, as illustrated in numerous articles posted through PoliceOne recently. In Chicago, for example, it has been reported that officers are battling an influx of several new and violent gangs to the city. The New York Times reported earlier this month that although other types of homicides have fallen across the country, gang-related murders rose a staggering 50 percent from 1999-2002 (the last year statistics were available).

Login as verified officer to view full article

Please do NOT re-register if you are unable to login. Contact member support below.

Login Problems? If you have any problems with registration or login, or if you would like to inquire about your secure confirmation, please do not hesitate to contact us online. Please check out our FAQ page.

logo for print