Reducing Youth Gang Activity
EL PASO - The University of Texas at El Paso and the Boys and Girls Clubs (BGC) are joining together to talk about youth gang involvement.
"Working Together for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods: Strategies for Reducing Young Gang Activity" will take place tomorrow in the in the College of Health Sciences Morgan-Roderick Auditorium from 4 to 5 p.m.
The BGC started interviewing both kids and parents about a year ago to understand how the community perceives gang activity.
This project is aiming to inform neighbors about gang activity and prevent kids from being recruited into gangs.