Crime Reduction?: We're the village that raised the child

Flanagan, Jackie
June 2011
Alberta Views;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
The author reflects on the rise in gangs and gang-related crimes and the Alberta government's effort to resolve the issue. She mentions Edmonton Community Foundation head Doug McNally's advise that citizens provide more support for single mothers in order to reduce crime. She says that Alberta's affluence and work obsession are some of the contributing factors to gang activity. She states that Alberta in 2009 held an Alberta Gang Crime Summit to deal with the gang issue.


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