Jose Miguel Cruz
José Miguel Cruz is director of research at the Kimberly Green Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACC) at Florida International University (FIU) in Miami. Previously, he was director of the Institute for Public Opinion (IUDOP) at the Central American University (UCA) in San Salvador. He is an expert in the areas of criminal violence, gangs, police, democratization and public opinion in Central America.
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Police performance is vital in consolidated democracies, but even more so in post-transition countries where public support for the regime is not yet firmly established. In many Latin American...