Into The Abyss:
A Personal Journey into the World of Street Gangs

by Mike Carlie, Ph.D.        
Michael K. Carlie
Continually updated.

~ Table of Contents ~
Home | Foreword | Preface | Orientation

What I Learned | Conclusions
End Note |
| Appendix
Site Map / Contents
| New Research

Up-To-Date Gang-Related News

Chapter 4:
Gangs and Gang Members

According to ... the St. Louis County Police, 90% of all male gang members have been arrested by age 18. Ninety-five percent will not finish high school, and 60% are dead or in prison by age 20. (Citizens for Missouri Children, 1995, page)


2002 Michael K. Carlie
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