ADULT GANG Probationers assigned to this caseload are determined to be active gang members or associates, may have specific orders from the court regarding participating in gang activity, or have a requirement to register with local law enforcement as a gang offender. The two largest adult gangs, the Mongrel Mob and Black Power, accounted for two-thirds of all known adult gang members in New Zealand as at July
In virtually every survey year, law enforcement agencies report a greater percentage of adult (18 and over) gang members compared with juvenile (under 18) gang members. Intervention for Adult Gangs and Prison Gangs. Even though adult gangs are not as common as youth gangs, prison gangs are a growing concern for American correctional institutions. Gang intervention programs in adult corrections departments provide a specific challenge in addressing prison gangs!
As sex objects, they are used to satisfy the sexual urges of male gang members and as a means for proving one's manhood. Initiation ceremonies for some females include being "sexed in" - a process which requires the female to have intercourse with one or more of the male gang members.