What is the description of a gang member
- Usually male.
- School dropout or truant; poor student who does not like school and who does not adapt well to school.
- In trouble with law enforcement.
- Does not receive adequate family attention.
- Victim of abuse or neglect, and/or parental brutality.
- Economically and/or socially deprived.
- Negative role models.
- Very streetwise.
- Antisocial, aggressive, and hostile.