soci 156-Chapter 9

soci 156-Chapter 9 - Chapter 9 An Overview of the Challenge...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 9/8/10 Chapter 9: An Overview of the Challenge of Prison Presented by : Tiffany Dong and Diep Nguyen
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9/8/10 Content Introduction A Brief History of Prison Gangs Prison Gangs: Structure and Organization Prison Gangs and Violence YouTube video: Pelican Bay Riot Correctional Responses to Prison Gangs
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9/8/10 Defining a Prison Gang Lyman (1989) An Organization which operates within the prison system as a self- perpetuating criminally organized entity, consisting of a select group of inmates who have established an organized chain of command are governed by an established code of conduct. The prison gang will usually
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9/8/10 Introduction 2002 about 2 million men and women were serving prison time Suppression Strategy Citizen and Politician say “let them suffer”
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A Brief History of Prison Gang researcher’s final frontier (1985) 114 gangs with 13,000 inmate members 1. Official Documentation on prison gangs is weak. 2.
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