The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, May 21 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon


Resource ID: #14713
Subject: Gangs
Source: Delaware Today
Date: July, 1996


Whether or not Wilmington has a gang problem is not at issue; many say a depressed economy and urban flight create an ideal gang environment. The question is one of magnitude. No one agrees on the definition of a gang. There is an air of secrecy about them that prevents police from effectively collecting information. And it is a problem the city -- with big plans for revitalization -- has yet to admit.

This file is not available for digital download. IRE members may place an order by emailing

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenuwarning linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram