STR8-UP and Gangs: The Untold Stories

Posted February 07 2012


At risk youth need the experience of those who have been incarcerated. Who better to provide the knowledge of how to avoid gang affiliation, the tremendous price one pays for such a lifestyle, and the risks and inevitable hardships associated with it? STR8-UP and Gangs: The Untold Stories is a compilation of true life stories written by 13 ex-gang members. These men appreciate the opportunity to give back to their communities.  

With the support of the John Howard Society, Saskatoon Provincial Correctional Centre, University of Saskatchewan English Department volunteers and the STR8-UP members - this intriguing look into the life of gang members will soon be available.