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Gang members are more likely to be arrested or involved with drugs and alcohol than non-gang members 86% of us cities with a population of 100,000 or more report gang activity. Atlantic county men detained for drugs, weapons, gang activity maxwell reil staff writer maxwell reil feb 27, 2018.
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Gang members commit a higher percentage of crime than non-gang members more than half of state and local law enforcement agencies reported gang activity in their jurisdictions in 2008.
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