Revista Facultad de Ciencias Económicas: Investigación y Reflexión
Print version ISSN 0121-6805
SANDOVAL, LUIS EDUARDO; PALENCIA PEREZ, ARMANDO and MARTINEZ BARON, DEISSY. POVERTY AND DEPARMENT DELINQUENCY IN COLOMBIA (2003-2007). Rev.fac.cienc.econ. [online]. 2009, vol.17, n.1, pp. 95-108. ISSN 0121-6805.
The document analyzes the existent relationship among delinquency and poverty in Colombian departments during time period 2003 - 2007. Its starting point is the consideration of crimes that affect democratic security policy and public safety such as common delinquency, through a multivariate covariance analysis (MANCOVA). The pattern to arrange this situation shows the existent relationship among felony, poverty and territory considering its location in regional and national context.
Keywords : Institutional presence; common delinquency; poverty; democratic security policy.