Analysis: Latin America’s wired activists take on crime

Analysis: Latin America’s wired activists take on crime

Photo courtesy of Alex E. Proimos

Photo courtesy of Alex E. Proimos

BUENOS AIRES, 5 November 2013 (IRIN) – In Latin America, where violent crime rates are six times higher than in any other region and where most residents have reported distrust in the state’s ability to fight crime, a number of communities have taken to social media to boost security, say analysts.

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