Criminal Exploitation: County Lines
Session: 180 minutes
This 180 minute face-to-face workshop seeks to educate professionals about how gangs work and how gang culture influences and adversely affects young people.
To identify what gangs are and how they differ from peer groups
Examine how gangs are organised, how they make money and how they recruit
To raise awareness about the impact of gang dynamics within the school setting, emphasising how gang promotion is often earnt through violence and drug dealing
To demonstrate how gangs and gang members 'brand' themselves both online and off-line, exploring 'rap-trap' videos and the growing concerns relating to 'county lines' drug dealing