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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Fletcher, Horace M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Article Title
The Impact of Deportees on the Epidemic of Violent Crimes in Jamaica and Other Countries in the Region [Abstract]
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
52 Suppl. 6
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Page(s)
40-41
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Objective: The study was done to see if the increase in crime in the region is related to the large influx of deportees from North America. Method: Using computer search engines and newspaper articles, information on deportations and murders in the region was examined.