Did you know that, as of August, 2011, about 400,000 of the 1 million gang members in the U.S. were juveniles under 18? About 360,000 of these were boys and 32,000 were girls.
Joining a gang, no matter your reasons, just isnâ€™t worth it. Gangs and gang members get involved in crime, such as drug trafficking, money laundering and murder. Those who commit these crimes are caught and they wind up spending years behind bars. They are separated from family members and friends who never got involved in gangs.Check out this link