The Gang Abatement and Prevention Act: A Counterproductive and Unconstitutional Intrusion into State and Local Responsibilities
Publication Date: September 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Crime; Crime; constitution; federalism
Coverage: United States
The best way to combat gang crime is to adhere to the principles of federalism by respecting the allocation of responsibilities among national, state, and local governments.