Latin America is more democratic today than in the recent past, yet in places also far more violent. Parts of the region suffer the world’s highest crime rates, and a widespread sense of insecurity fuels calls for tougher policing. Understanding the origins of this problem, and suggesting ways out of it, is Mark Ungar’s aim in this ambitious and insightful book.
"Policing Democracy: Overcoming Obstacles to Citizen Security in Latin America,"
International Dialogue: Vol. 5, Article 25.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.unomaha.edu/id-journal/vol5/iss1/25