1. Go to the website () and read the article on Juvenile Drug Court programs. Write a narrative one page in length answering the following questions: What are juvenile drug courts? What are the goals of juvenile drug courts? What are the key elements of a juvenile drug court program?
2. Perform the following tasks and write a narrative that is at least two pages in length.
Step 1: Conduct research about youth gangs in your local area. If your local community does not have a gang problem, you can identify a different community close to you.
Step 2: Explain the following about youth gangs:
o How youth gangs have changed in last decades.
o The statistics of gangs in the United States and in your local area.
o Important facts about the structure of youth gangs.
o Stages of gang development in communities.
o What communities can do to prevent and control gangs.