Dr. Wallach & Dead Doctors Don't Lie Live Show: 888-379-2552

KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080      KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Important! For Dead Doctors Don't Lie Use: 888-379-2552

CENTRAL COAST TEEN VIOLENCE REPORT 09-04-2013 07:30 av

A NEW STUDY ON YOUTH CRIME ON THE CENTRAL COAST SHOWS GANGS ARE INFLUENCING THE YOUNG AT AN EARLIER AGE.   THE STUDY, BY THE LUCILLE PACKARD FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN’S HEALTH, FOUND THAT IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY, 11.6-PERCENT OF SEVENTH GRADE STUDENTS PROFESSED TO BEING GANG MEMBERS.  WHILE 6-PERCENT OF MONTEREY COUNTY SEVENTH GRADERS SAY THEY BROUGHT WEAPONS, OTHER THAN GUNS, TO SCHOOL WITH NEARLY 3-PERCENT SAYING THEY BROUGHT GUNS ON CAMPUS. THE STUDY ALSO FOUND THAT 17-CHILDREN, BETWEEN THE AGES OF 5-TO-19 WERE KILLED IN 2010 IN MONTEREY COUNTY, WHILE TWO TEENS WERE KILLED DURING THE SAME TIME PERIOD IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY.    

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

0 / 3000 Character restriction
Your text should be in between 10-3000 characters
  • No comments found

Latest Podcasts

  • Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 18 September 2014 +

    Read More
  • Good Morning Monterey Bay, September 18, 2014 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 17 September 2014 +

    Read More
  • Good Morning Monterey Bay, September 17, 2014 +

    Read More
  • Dead Doctors Don't Lie Program 16 September 2014 +

    Read More
  • 1