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Index page for canada's national crime prevention centre, including links to information on its funding programs, evaluation activities, library and the national. This paper summarises school based anti gang strategies and programs that might be adopted in australia these include anti gang education programs anti bullying and. To believe that the existence of youth gangs and juvenile violence is a myth is to believe that its causes are also fictional but what is so. Activities and types american gangs are youth gangs are mara salvatrucha is one of the most dangerous gangs in the united states, and its.