Gang prevention http://kplu.org en Some women don't choose gang life, but it affects them nonetheless http://kplu.org/post/some-women-dont-choose-gang-life-it-affects-them-nonetheless <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-963052.mp3</p><p><em>This week we&#39;re taking a look at what police say is a resurgence of gang activity - especially in rural areas. In part three of &quot;Living In Gangland,&quot; we profile a mother and daughter and their struggle with gangs. </em></p><p>Across the nation there are an estimated 750,000 gang members. That&#39;s<a href="http://www.cops.usdoj.gov/default.asp?Item=1593"> according to the U.S. Department of Justice</a>. Some of them are women, but more often, women are impacted as the mothers, sisters and girlfriends of gang memgers. They may not actively choose the gang life, but its perils affect them nonetheless. Wed, 13 Apr 2011 11:00:00 +0000 Anna King 1185 at http://kplu.org Some women don't choose gang life, but it affects them nonetheless McKenna: Restraining Orders Against Gangs http://kplu.org/post/mckenna-restraining-orders-against-gangs <p class="MsoNormal">A victim of domestic violence can seek a restraining order against an abusive spouse.<span style="">&nbsp; </span>But how about allowing a city to get a restraining order against a street gang?</p><p> Tue, 04 Jan 2011 17:54:54 +0000 Paula Wissel 466 at http://kplu.org McKenna: Restraining Orders Against Gangs