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04. Security Personnel
01. Police Personnel
"POLICE PERSONNEL" means personnel in public agencies as at December 31 whose principal functions are prevention, detection and investigation of crime and apprehension of alleged offenders. Data concerning support staff (secretaries, clerks, etc.) should be excluded.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda2009632 
Argentina2014341,627 
Bahamas20112,658 
Barbados20141,428 
Belize20111,241 
Bolivia201135,908 
Brazil2013536,018 
Canada201468,896 
Chile201449,450 
Colombia2014149,002 
Costa Rica201313,212 
Dominica2009423 
Dominican Republic201435,177 
Ecuador201443,593 
El Salvador201422,995 
Grenada2014946 
Guatemala201430,841 
Guyana20133,197 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201411,106 
Jamaica201411,796 
Mexico2014397,011 
Nicaragua20109,752 
Panama201316,952 
Paraguay201416,578 
Peru2014105,084 
Saint Kitts and Nevis2009400 
Saint Lucia20091,039 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2011877 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20146,462 
United States2014627,949 
Uruguay201422,917 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
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05. South America------ 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).