With a close knit Mexican-American community it has a strong cultural heritage
and rich working class legacy that is the backbone of this Lower West Side ...
Police Reform in Latin America implications for u.s. policy. February 2012.
Authors. Stephen Johnson. Johanna Mendelson. Forman. Katherine Bliss.
PO BOX 8023. Chicago, IL 60608-0023 ... LAPA - Latin American Police
Association, Chicago, Illinois. 116 likes · 1 talking about this. LAPA is a fraternal ...
Jul 18, 2015 ... Police shootings of African Americans, men in particular, outweigh those ... the
state's largest city police department, 45% of officers are Latino.
If you travel for any length of time in Latin America, chances are the police will
attempt to extract a bribe. Police are often underpaid and find tourists an easy ...
Dec 12, 2015 ... juarez mexico police Riot police walk through a cloud of smoke from a fire
extinguisher during a protest over the 43 missing Ayotzinapa ...
Feb 8, 2014 ... Unleashing soldiers across Latin America may seem like an incongruity in a
region that suffered from decades of military dictatorships and wars ...
Feb 29, 2012 ... Second, not all Latin American law enforcement institutions can protect citizens in
this manner, given that in some cases they are tied to political ...
Dec 17, 2013 ... Around 31 percent of Latin Americans say corruption is the main problem police
face in their efforts to combat crime, according to research (pdf) ...
This paper examines reforms in police organizations in Brazil, Argentina, and