One of our readers pointed out recently that to date this blog hasn’t shared much content regarding suburban poverty and crime. It was timely then for us to come across a new study from the Ochs Center for Metropolitan Studies in the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The gang problem in Chattanooga is a relatively established urban phenomenon but it has spread beyond the city core.
Rising gang activity in Hamilton County reported timesfreepress.com
Comprehensive Gang Assessment 173 page .pdf file