Insight Crime: Red desarticulada en Perú presenta las típicas características criminales

Por Tristan Clavel

  • 7 March 2017
  • Posted by: Anna Uchoa
  • Number of views: 1669

Las autoridades de Perú desarticularon un grupo criminal que reunía distintos elementos observados en muchas de las estructuras del crimen organizado en Latinoamérica: firmas privadas de seguridad, prisiones y la presunta participación de personal castrense.

Insight Crime: Are US Anti-Crime Programs in Central America Working?

Written by Mike LaSusa

  • 6 March 2017
  • Posted by: Anna Uchoa
  • Number of views: 1961

Over the past several years, the United States has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on crime and violence prevention programs in Central America, with few evaluations of the impact of this investment. But one hotly debated study highlights the challenges of measuring security assistance outcomes, as well as the need for a greater body of analysis about the efficacy of such initiatives.