USCRI: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

Gangs

Whether they are boys as young as eight who have witnessed or been threatened with murders, or young girls who are targeted with rape by gangs, around 75% of the Center's clients cite escaping gang violence as a reason for immigration. They come to the United States in search of safety and afraid for their lives.

USAID: Central America and Mexico Gang Assessment

San Francisco Chronicle: Ganges without Borders

Georgetown Immigration Law Journal: Marked for Death - Part 1

Georgetown Immigration Law Journal: Marked for Death - Part 2

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