Are more violent clashes ahead with fearless super-gangs?
Editor’s note: Two years ago, PoliceOne ran a two-part series on prison gangs and the career criminals who populate them, based on interviews with Frank “Paco” Marcell, jail intelligence supervisor for the Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff’s Office and a nationally recognized specialist on gang activities [Read the special series]. Recently Senior Correspondent Chuck Remsberg caught up with Marcell after he spoke at a gang investigators’ conference in Colorado. Here’s an update on his disturbing world, timely—and foreboding—for law enforcement and corrections officers alike.]
From inside the Maricopa County Jail, one of the nation’s largest, Frank Marcell sees straight into the future…and the view isn’t pretty.