Report on Crime and Violence in Uruguay

This executive brief shows the recent homicides and robberies increase in Uruguay, and the problems faced by the growth in consumption and trafficking of drugs.  In addition, some possible causes or associated problems are explored such as alcohol, weapons proliferation, risk groups, or institutional problems or security policies. It also discusses what might be the effect, in this context, of the drugs legalization. Read the complete document here.
In addition, you can find here the full report in Spanish.