Monthly Archives: September 2012

Larry Lawton visits CCA run Lake City Correctional Facility

CCA a private prison company is contracted to run Lake City Correctional Facility. LCCF is a youthful offender prison housing inmates aged 19 to 24.  Larry Lawton, Founder and President of the Reality Check Program and author of Gangster Redemption is a well known prison expert who was invited to visit and tour Lake City […] Read the Rest…

Gangs – Bad Behavior – Warnings Signs

Gangs – Bad Behavior – Warnings Signs  Identifying At-Risk Teens If a teen is experiencing more than four of the following warning signs, they could be at risk and an intervention should be considered before the problem gets worse. Has the teen ever been suspended, expelled, been truant, or had their grades drop? Is the […] Read the Rest…

The Reality Check Program on “The Trisha Show” on NBC

The Reality Check Program on the Trisha show on NBC Larry Lawton the Founder and President of the Reality Check Program a program that helps teens understand the consequences of their actions and author of the eye-opening book Gangster Redemption will appear on NBC – The Trisha Goddard Show on Wednesday, September 19th. (Check your […] Read the Rest…

I think my 14 year old son is in a gang in school, what do I do? Bonnie, NYC

Gangs in Schools on the rise Gangs in schools are on the rise. You are right to be concerned. Catching gang activity early is the best thing you can do. The first thing you should do is contact your school administration and resource officer if your school has a resource officer. Express your concerns to […] Read the Rest…