Untitled Document
left   right
orange About the OAS   orange Member States   orange News   orange Structure   orange FAQs
  SMS | Español  | Contact Us   Twitter  Facebook  
Alertamerica.org Menu
StatisticsdownArrow Public ActiondownArrow Crime and ViolencedownArrow DrugsdownArrow Events News Digital Library downArrow  
OAS Alertamerica.org
clock face hour hand minute hand second hand
In the Americas, an estimated
have occurred since January 1, 2015
OEA Departamento de Seguridad Pública
Ministerial Process
Data by Country
Digital Library
Law Guide
Public Policies
Contact Us

Biblioteca Digital
Datos Estadísticos

Permanent Council of The OAS Committee on Hemispheric Security


With the support of

Government of Canada
through its "Anti-Crime Capacity Building Program" (ACCBP)

OAS Inter-American Observatory on Security

DPS - Inter-American Observatory on Security - Links - Academia and Investigation
Links to Statistical Information on Crime and Violence of the Academic Sector and Centers of Investigation

List of organizations from the academic sector and centers of investigation that provide statistics and information on public security in the Americas. 


  Other sources of statistical information:

Inter-American System
Governmental Bodies
Ministries of Public Security
Non-Governmental Organizations
International System
See All
  • International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policy
    It provides technical assistance in the implementation of public policies and the development of criminal justice, through analysis and investigations.  This initiative has been promoted by the University of British Columbia and the Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.  The center works in accordance with the priorities defined by the United Nations in the area of criminal law and criminal justice. 
  • King’s College International Center for Prison Studies
    It provides assistance to governments and other agencies with the objective to develop adequate prison and penitentiary policies.  It publishes statistical information on prison throughout the world  (World Prision Brief). This institution is associated to the King's College University, in the United Kingdom. 
  • San Diego University. Crime & Society: A comparative criminology tour of the World
    Access to information on criminology by country and by region, sponsored by the San Diego University.
  • American University Minorities at Risk Project
    Investigation Project led by American University that analyzes the conflicts between community groups involved in politics.  The available materials come from more than 283 groups and target researchers, governmental officials, journalists and students. 

Last update: October 21, 2009

© Copyright 2011 OAS © Copyright 2011 Alertamerica.org All Rights Reserved
1889 F Street NW, Washington D.C. 20006, USA
Phone (202) 458 3163 email: ssm@oas.orgTerms & Conditions