What are some tips for parents?
  • Be a good observer - pay attention to your child's behavior
  • Learn real names of your children's friends
  • Monitor living space for gang paraphernalia, weapons, and drugs
  • Report all crimes
  • Seek the facts - kids will tell you what you want to hear
  • Teach your children decision making skills - help them make the right choices
  • Team up with other parents

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1. What are some potential signs of gang involvement?
2. Why do children join gangs?
3. What can parents do to prevent their children from joining gangs?
4. What are some tips for parents?