Talking Crime in the Caribbean with Francis Forbes: An Interview

Tasneem Jamal Americas, Conventional Weapons

The Ploughshares Monitor Winter 2010 Volume 31 Issue 4 Gang and organized crime-related activities, including drug trafficking accompanied by epidemic levels of gun violence, threaten the democratic fabric of the Caribbean subregion. Between 2005 and 2008, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) registered 9,733 homicides (CARICOM 2010), the highest rates in the world. Project Ploughshares is embarking on a major collaborative project to …