STREET LIFE: WHY GANGS ARE SO APPEALING TO YOUNG PEOPLE

“The need to belong.” ganglands Gangs have been a problem in society for hundreds of years. And questions have always arisen as to why so many young males and females … Continue reading STREET LIFE: WHY GANGS ARE SO APPEALING TO YOUNG PEOPLE

OUTLAWZ: THE FASCINATION WITH THE CRIMINAL UNDERWORLD

“They play hard, take what they want, and live it up.” We watch movies about them, documentaries, and even read their life stories. They are the criminal underworld and for … Continue reading OUTLAWZ: THE FASCINATION WITH THE CRIMINAL UNDERWORLD

THE AARON HERNANDEZ EFFECTS: HOW LEAVING A LIFE BEHIND IS HARDER FOR SOME

“Why some can’t adjust to change.” Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez has been talked about in the news as well as the sports world since his conviction on murder charges. … Continue reading THE AARON HERNANDEZ EFFECTS: HOW LEAVING A LIFE BEHIND IS HARDER FOR SOME

848: NARCOTICS CHARGES AND MISUNDERSTOOD LAWS THAT AFFECT A COMMUNITY

“Ever been in too deep?” 848 is the charge that is reserved for mainly drug traffickers who move high quantities of narcotics. It is known as the the kingpin charge. … Continue reading 848: NARCOTICS CHARGES AND MISUNDERSTOOD LAWS THAT AFFECT A COMMUNITY