Former Gang Member (OPL Human Library 2014)

Real Gangstas
Real Gangstas Legitimacy, Reputation, and Violence in the Intergang Environment By Lauger, Timothy R. Book - 2012 364.10660973 LAUGE Available in some locations
Vagos, Mongols, and Outlaws
Vagos, Mongols, and Outlaws My Infiltration of America's Deadliest Biker Gangs By Falco, Charles Book - 2013 364.10660973 FALCO Available in some locations
Undercover By James, Bill Book - 2012 JAMES Available in some locations

Annotation:(Fiction) Colin Harpur and his boss Assistant Chief Constable Desmond Iles are called in to investigate what went wrong with an investigation that resulted in a gang shooting involving an undercover police officer.

The Interrupters
The Interrupters DVD - 2012 306.09773 INTER Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 7 copies

Annotation:The moving and surprising stories of three Violence Interrupters who, with bravado, humility, and even humor, try to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed

American History X
American History X DVD - 1999 AMERI All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 9 on 1 copy

Annotation:A former neo-Nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Nasty, Brutish, and Short
Nasty, Brutish, and Short The Lives of Gang Members in Canada By Totten, Mark D. Book - 2012 364.10660971 TOTTE Available in some locations

Annotation:Dr. Mark Totten has... interviewed over 500 gang members across the country, traced their lives from infancy to adulthood... This book offers a groundbreaking picture of the reality of gangs in Canada.

Young Thugs
Young Thugs Inside the Dangerous World of Canadian Street Gangs By Chettleburgh, Michael Book - 2007 364.10660971 C526 Available in some locations

Annotation:In a powerful narrative driven by chilling real-life stories of gang members, victims, families and police, and anchored by rigorous research..., Chettleburgh creates both an intimate insiders’ portrait and a touchstone guide.

Gangs de rue inc
Gangs de rue inc leurs réseaux au Canada et dans les Amériques By Mourani, Maria Book - 2009 French 364.1066097 M929 All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:L'auteur dresse un portrait exhaustif et percutant de ces gangs et révèle l'ampleur de leur expansion tentaculaire, espérant réveiller le public aux enjeux réels et à la menace qu'ils font peser sur nos societies

Testament d'un tueur des Hells
Testament d'un tueur des Hells By Martineau, Pierre DAISY - 2004 French 364.1092 Q5m2 Available in some locations

Annotation:la confession de Serge Quesnel, tueur à gages... Le monde du crime tel que vécu de l'intérieur.

Les trois lames
Les trois lames By Chabin, Laurent Book - 2011 French CHABI Available in some locations

Annotation:La découverte du corps de Georges suscite malaise. Il semble qu'il ait été au courant de secrets dangereux qu'il s'apprêtait à révéler. Aurait-on voulu le faire taire? Définitivement?

Jeunes filles sous influence
Jeunes filles sous influence prostitution juvénile et gangs de rue By Dorais, Michel Book - 2006 French 306.74509714 D693 Available in some locations

Annotation:Pour un semblant d’amour, pour de l’argent vite envolé, par goût du risque ou de l’aventure, mais aussi sous la menace, de nombreuses jeunes filles se retrouvent aujourd’hui entraînées dans la prostitution sous l’influence de gangs de rue.

This Is England
This Is England C'est Angleterre DVD - 2007 THIS Available in some locations

Annotation:A 12-year-old stumbles upon a dangerous new group of friends – skinheads who offer their friendship, fun and protection in exchange for his loyalty.

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