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03. Other Violent Crimes
15. Persons brought into Formal Contact with Police
Total of Persons brought into Formal Contact with the Police and/or the criminal justice system.
"FORMAL CONTACT" with the Police and/or the criminal justice system may include persons suspected, or arrested, or cautioned, for a criminal offence, at the national level.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]

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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina------ 
Bahamas20094,016 
Barbados20144,576 
Belize20114,484 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil------ 
Canada2014575,850 
Chile2014432,764 
Colombia2014272,834 
Costa Rica20069,144 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic201439,536 
Ecuador201432,794 
El Salvador201445,721 
Grenada20135,080 
Guatemala201454,325 
Guyana201339,893 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201422,217 
Jamaica200918,987 
Mexico20141,890,555 
Nicaragua201050,858 
Panama201365,218 
Paraguay201425,474 
Peru201495,265 
Saint Kitts and Nevis20101,325 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20113,128 
Suriname20043,703 
Trinidad and Tobago20143,724 
United States201411,205,833 
Uruguay2014105,964 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas------ 
02. Caribbean------ 
03. Central America------ 
04. North America------ 
05. South America------ 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).