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ECUADOR CRIME STATISTICS - February 21, 2010

The Fiscalía General Estado has recently released a report regarding crime statistics for the first half of 2009. It is important to remember that many crimes are not reported in Ecuador by victims. Therefore, real numbers may be higher then what is officially reported by authorities.

In the first half of 2009, there were 11,596 crimes reported. 371 of the 11,596 of the crimes involved assault or robberies involving transportation either in privately owned vehicles or taxis.

Guayas Province - 4,631

Pichincha 2,239

El Oro - 590

Manabí - 502

Los Ríos - 485

Chimborazo - 342

Loja - 289

         

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