A discussion of the issue of gangs in our society today

Lives and whole communities have been destroyed by the mere presence of the gangs and the crime and violence that come along with it. People, and not least of all the children in these communities, are being held hostage by the ruthless gang leaders. Many public conversations have taken place to etch out ways of tackling this problem and on Tuesday, 1 Aprilthe Cape Argus published a story about the gangs and their ever increasing recruitment of children and their subsequent use in committing crimes ranging from theft to murder.

A discussion of the issue of gangs in our society today

All hell could be breaking loose before noon and things could be stock-still after midnight. The young toughs are often on horseback and they prefer baseball bats and knives to pistols.

The fight to keep the tribe sober may soon be getting tougher. But we are still running and trying our best. Almost everyone in the small housing clusters spread across the reservation knows who is selling what and where to get it.

There are other, easier ways to acquire alcohol. A short walk or drive across the border to Whiteclay, Nebraska, which each year legally sells millions of cans of beer to folks from the reservation, is as convenient as it is lucrative.

Activists have been fighting to get the handful of liquor stores in Whiteclay shuttered for years, to no avail. Bryan Brewer, president of the cash-strapped Oglala Sioux Tribe, says profiteers from Whiteclay have been sucking dollars from the reservation but have not stepped up in any way to clean up the mess their products have created.

Officer Becky Sotherland at a home after a call reported an adult was intoxicated. No one was found and Sotherland suspected it was a prank call. She became an officer in and joined the tribal police department last year.

Because of budget and staffing issues, Sotherland usually patrols her vast district alone. These are young boys, like 11 and She steps lightly and always carries a stash of doggy treats for the guard dogs and ferals that are common in the more populated areas of town.

It was dead-silent and dark, all but for the muted haze of artificial light peeking from the otherwise darkened homes. Last summer, on another quiet night, a man was bludgeoned to death about yards from where she sat in her car.

Many of those same young people are master horsemen, having grown up riding and raising them.

A discussion of the issue of gangs in our society today

The department relies heavily on federal funding and grants for its yearly budget. Year by year, as Congress cuts various funding streams, so goes grants and allocations to tribal agencies.

Some units log as many asmiles a year. Typically probation would mean monthly check-ins and drug tests. It has even had to lay off its officer support counselor, a prize for a department working the front lines of one of the most forsaken communities in the country.President Trump has ended ‘Temporary Protected Status’ for migrants from four different countries: El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and.

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Lives and whole communities have been destroyed by the mere presence of the gangs and the crime and violence that come along with it.

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