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Recent political rhetoric and reports of 1,500 gang-related arrests by operation trident have sought to persuade us that we are making real progress on the gangs problem however, it is naive to think that tactical enforcement alone will solve the complex causes of violence and stop young people from leaving school and joining gangs.
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