Mara Salvatrucha Research Paper

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There are many different types of gangs all around the world. I 've found out that they have street gangs, prison gangs,car clubs, and also biker gangs too. But the most dangerous gang in the world is Mara Salvatrucha. This gang is better known as MS-13. This is the most deadliest gang in the world. This gang started up in California and they have well over 70,000 members. The Mara Salvatrucha is known for drug smuggling, black market gun sales, theft, contract killing, human trafficking, and assault, especially on law enforcement.

This gang doesn 't care if your are a child or women they will still kill you and don 't think about you. I always wondered why do gang members wear similar color and wear so many tattoos. I found out that …show more content…

For example, after a period of inactivity, a mobilizing event such as one gang encroaching on a rival gang’s territory will likely result in a violent event (e.g., a drive-by shooting), which may result in a retaliatory act, and so on. The localized nature of these types of cyclical patterns represents the primary explanation for gang crime and violence across the United States. “

There are many ways to stop gang violence in the US. One reason I think gang violence could stop is having more jobs and summer jobs. The summer jobs will give the younger kids work experience and skills. If you keep them out the streets they will stay out of trouble. The teenagers can work with cleaning up the city, work with elderly people or work Green Jobs that help them with their future for them to get jobs.

Another reason gang violence could come to an end is to change the drug laws. Id say if marijuana was to be legalized, the violence over marijuana could be eliminated. It would be less crime in the streets if drugs was legalized. Most incidents come directly from drug trades from gang members. More reasons to stop gang violence is to change the culture in our cities. The reason I said this because rappers and Hip Hop music lead criminals and

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