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Homicides committed by youth gang members still remain as a monumental problem across the united states of america the office of juvenile justice and delinquency prevention reported in its 2004 survey of youth gangs that there were an estimated 760,000 gang members that year. A teenager in the united states today is more likely to die of a gunshot wound than from all the natural causes of death combined firearms are readily available on the illegal gun market, and those who are most likely to possess guns are drug sellers and gang members -- overwhelmingly. gang violence 12/02/13 here in the united states alone has about 14 million active gangs and this includes the gangs in the prisons which comprising of more than 33,000 members from what i have read the researchers are saying that there is an increase in gang members every year.