Often times dating a gang member can lead to gang membership, gang involvement, and abuse.
According to a recent study by researchers at RTI International, teenage girls whose boyfriends are gang members are nearly twice as likely to have unwanted pregnancies as those not dating boys involved with gangs.
Every time I saw him I just wanted to high five the side of his face and then some.
Many teenage girls are attracted to what society calls a “bad boy,” finding this image and lifestyle exciting.
This attraction can sometimes lead to a girl dating a person who may be involved with a gang.
However, some girls may not fully understand the repercussions of this decision and how this association can affect their lives.
Guys involved with gangs may appear to be fun and attractive, but the party never lasts.