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6. Criminal Justice System Personnel & Capacity
6.1.1 Police Personnel (Males and Females)
"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.

[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS), Section on Definitions.]


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Antigua and Barbuda2009632 
Argentina2015348,766 
Bahamas20192,670 
Barbados20191,310 
Belize20192,409 
Bolivia201135,908 
Brazil2013536,018 
Canada201968,718 
Chile201912,814 
Colombia2019168,172 
Costa Rica201513,455 
Dominica2017525 
Dominican Republic201938,610 
Ecuador201443,593 
El Salvador201926,132 
Grenada2019974 
Guatemala201941,108 
Guyana20153,640 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201915,799 
Jamaica201511,815 
Mexico2017443,659 
Nicaragua20109,752 
Panama201919,230 
Paraguay201923,863 
Peru2017120,036 
Saint Kitts and Nevis2019461 
Saint Lucia20191,229 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20191,016 
Suriname20192,120 
Trinidad and Tobago20156,605 
United States2019697,195 
Uruguay201523,220 
Venezuela------ 
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