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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2009
NCES 2010-012
December 2009


Figure 8.1.

Percentage of students ages 1218 who reported that gangs were present at school during the school year, by school sector and race/ethnicity: 2007


Percentage of students ages 1218 who reported that gangs were present at school during the school year, by school sector and race/ethnicity: 2007
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. All gangs, whether or not they are involved in violent or illegal activity, are included. "At school" includes the school building, on school property, on a school bus, or going to and from school.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey, 2007.
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