What Works to Prevent Gang Involvement, Youth Violence and Crime: A Rapid Review of Interventions Delivered in the UK and Abroad - Early Intervention Foundation (2016)

Summary: The Early Intervention Foundation published a report which provides an overview around effective and ineffective approaches aimed to prevent gang involvement and youth violence.




The Early Intervention Foundation have published what works to prevent gang involvement, youth violence and crime: A rapid review of interventions delivered in the UK and abroad (2015). 


The report provides a brief overview of the international literature on effective and ineffective approaches aiming to prevent gang involvement and youth violence, and to identify specific preventative programmes with a good evidence base. The report looks at 67 well-evidenced programmes (with nearly half of those based on the UK).