Regimented Gangs Gaining In Washington, D.C.

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A42046-2003Aug10.html A new kind of street gang is catching Washington, D.C.'s attention this summer, the Washington Post says. The emerging groups resemble more- regimented Los Angeles-style gangs much more than the loosely formed "crews" that have long dominated the capitol city's neighborhoods, police say. Unlike the crews, they do not stick to any particular turf and they are not usually concentrated on the drug trade. The main focus of membership in the new . . .

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