Curbing Guatemala's "Culture of Violence"

Canadian police and law officials are working with their Guatemalan counterparts to improve crime investigation techniques in Latin America's most dangerous city.

Sarah McGregor
Published: Wednesday, 01/11/2006 12:00 am EST

It was hard to believe the driver was taking a safety precaution by accelerating the retrofit Canadian school bus, now part of Guatemala's public transit fleet, into a figure eight of sharp corners.

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