Young people mostly wear knives because they are part of gangs or because they are scared and want to protect them.
In some case, young children of 7years old also wear knives, but they usually wear knives for older who are gang members.
Street can also be for them a way to escape the problems they find out at home, so the street become ashelter.
Some other reasons include protection from bullies, desire for prestige and a chance to belong, but some teenagers are also forced to join gangs.
Knives crime is mainly caused by conflicts between gang or between teenagers.
One other crime whichoccurred a lot in young people is rape. The most common is gang-rape attack which keeps increasing and occurred in young people aged from 13 to 25.
S history was the Columbine High School Massacre of April 20 1999, which occurred at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colorado.
The perpetrators, reportedly two senior students, murdered a total of 12 students and one teacher; injuring 21 additional people, after which the pair then committed suicide.
The most astonish, is teen violence which keep increasing.
We notice violence usually seen in adults, in teenagers.