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The Resource North American criminal gangs : street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations, edited by Tom Barker

North American criminal gangs : street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations, edited by Tom Barker

Label
North American criminal gangs : street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations
Title
North American criminal gangs
Title remainder
street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Barker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Thomas
Dewey number
364.106/6097
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6439.N67
LC item number
N67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barker, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangs
  • Prison gangs
  • Motorcycle gangs
  • Drug traffic
Label
North American criminal gangs : street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations, edited by Tom Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- What exactly is a gang? -- Selected examples of single purpose gangs -- Selected examples of organized criminal gangs -- Drug trafficking organizations -- Street gangs -- Los Angeles-based or influenced street gangs -- Chicago-based or influenced street gangs -- Prison gangs -- Outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMG) -- 2. Street gangs -- Chicago-based/influenced street gangs -- Gangster Disciple Nation -- Black Gangsters or New Breed -- Latin Kings -- Black P. Stone Nation -- Vice Lords -- Four Corner Hustlers -- Maniac Latin Disciples -- Chicago Caucasian street gangs -- C-Notes -- Almighty Gaylords -- Popes -- Simon City Royals -- Los Angeles-based/influenced street gangs -- African American street gangs -- Bloods -- Crips -- Hispanic street gangs -- Surenos and Nortenos Alliances -- 18th Street -- Florencia 13 -- Mara Salvatrucha (MS 13) -- Avenues -- Varrio Azusa 13 -- Street gangs in Canada -- Territories -- Provinces -- Reading 1. Mexican American youth and adult prison gangs in a changing heroin market -- Reading 2. How the street gangs took Central America -- Reading 3. Aboriginal gangs and their (dis)placement : contextualizing recruitment, membership, and status -- Reading 4. The ballad of Daniel Wolfe -- 3. Prison gangs -- Selected prison gangs -- Aryan Brotherhood -- Barrio Azteca -- The Black Guerilla Family -- Hermanos de Pistoleros Latinos (HPL) -- Mexican Mafia (EME) -- Mexikanemi (The Texas Mexican Mafia or EMI) -- Nuestra Familia -- Public Enemy Number 1 -- Texas Syndicate (TS) -- Reading 1. Blood in, blood out : the violent empire of the Aryan Brotherhood -- Reading 2. PEN1 : Public Enemy Number 1 : California's growing racist gang -- Reading 3. Vicious cycle : Aryan Circle blamed for two cop killings -- Reading 4. The Barrio Azteca trial and the prison gang-cartel interface --
  • 4. Outlaw motorcycle gangs -- Big five outlaw motorcycle gangs : an introduction -- Hells Angels MC (HAMC) -- Bandidos MC -- Outlaws MC -- Pagans MC -- Sons of Silence MC -- Puppet/support clubs -- Independent outlaw motorcycle gangs -- Black or interracial one-percent OMGs -- Reading 1. Crimes of the big four motorcycle gangs -- Reading 2. Coordinated chaos : the psychology and structure of organized crime among one percent bikers -- Reading 3. American-based biker gangs : international organized crime -- Reading 4. Hells Angels in springtime -- 5. Drug trafficking organizations -- Drug trafficking organizations and cartels -- Mexican drug cartels -- Reading 1. Drug violence in Mexico : data and analysis from 2001-2009 -- Reading 2. Fact sheet : Department of Justice efforts to combat Mexican drug cartels -- Reading 3. Polarization and sustained violence in Mexico's cartel war -- Reading 4. The Mexican drug cartel threat in Central America -- 6. Dealing with adult criminal gangs and drug trafficking organizations -- Investigation and prosecution strategies -- RICO and VICAR prosecutions of criminal enterprises -- Conclusion -- Reading 1. Enterprise theory of investigation -- Reading 2. The flexibility of RICO and its use on street gangs engaging in organized crime in the United States -- Reading 3. Antigang legislation and its potential impact : the promises and the pitfalls
Control code
793187636
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 324 pages
Isbn
9781611630718
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012015545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)793187636
Label
North American criminal gangs : street, prison, outlaw motorcycle, and drug trafficking organizations, edited by Tom Barker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- What exactly is a gang? -- Selected examples of single purpose gangs -- Selected examples of organized criminal gangs -- Drug trafficking organizations -- Street gangs -- Los Angeles-based or influenced street gangs -- Chicago-based or influenced street gangs -- Prison gangs -- Outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMG) -- 2. Street gangs -- Chicago-based/influenced street gangs -- Gangster Disciple Nation -- Black Gangsters or New Breed -- Latin Kings -- Black P. Stone Nation -- Vice Lords -- Four Corner Hustlers -- Maniac Latin Disciples -- Chicago Caucasian street gangs -- C-Notes -- Almighty Gaylords -- Popes -- Simon City Royals -- Los Angeles-based/influenced street gangs -- African American street gangs -- Bloods -- Crips -- Hispanic street gangs -- Surenos and Nortenos Alliances -- 18th Street -- Florencia 13 -- Mara Salvatrucha (MS 13) -- Avenues -- Varrio Azusa 13 -- Street gangs in Canada -- Territories -- Provinces -- Reading 1. Mexican American youth and adult prison gangs in a changing heroin market -- Reading 2. How the street gangs took Central America -- Reading 3. Aboriginal gangs and their (dis)placement : contextualizing recruitment, membership, and status -- Reading 4. The ballad of Daniel Wolfe -- 3. Prison gangs -- Selected prison gangs -- Aryan Brotherhood -- Barrio Azteca -- The Black Guerilla Family -- Hermanos de Pistoleros Latinos (HPL) -- Mexican Mafia (EME) -- Mexikanemi (The Texas Mexican Mafia or EMI) -- Nuestra Familia -- Public Enemy Number 1 -- Texas Syndicate (TS) -- Reading 1. Blood in, blood out : the violent empire of the Aryan Brotherhood -- Reading 2. PEN1 : Public Enemy Number 1 : California's growing racist gang -- Reading 3. Vicious cycle : Aryan Circle blamed for two cop killings -- Reading 4. The Barrio Azteca trial and the prison gang-cartel interface --
  • 4. Outlaw motorcycle gangs -- Big five outlaw motorcycle gangs : an introduction -- Hells Angels MC (HAMC) -- Bandidos MC -- Outlaws MC -- Pagans MC -- Sons of Silence MC -- Puppet/support clubs -- Independent outlaw motorcycle gangs -- Black or interracial one-percent OMGs -- Reading 1. Crimes of the big four motorcycle gangs -- Reading 2. Coordinated chaos : the psychology and structure of organized crime among one percent bikers -- Reading 3. American-based biker gangs : international organized crime -- Reading 4. Hells Angels in springtime -- 5. Drug trafficking organizations -- Drug trafficking organizations and cartels -- Mexican drug cartels -- Reading 1. Drug violence in Mexico : data and analysis from 2001-2009 -- Reading 2. Fact sheet : Department of Justice efforts to combat Mexican drug cartels -- Reading 3. Polarization and sustained violence in Mexico's cartel war -- Reading 4. The Mexican drug cartel threat in Central America -- 6. Dealing with adult criminal gangs and drug trafficking organizations -- Investigation and prosecution strategies -- RICO and VICAR prosecutions of criminal enterprises -- Conclusion -- Reading 1. Enterprise theory of investigation -- Reading 2. The flexibility of RICO and its use on street gangs engaging in organized crime in the United States -- Reading 3. Antigang legislation and its potential impact : the promises and the pitfalls
Control code
793187636
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 324 pages
Isbn
9781611630718
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012015545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)793187636

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