Police who were stained with yellow paint thrown by protesters, form outside the PepsiCo plant on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, July 13, 2017. Security forces clashed Thursday with former PepsiCo employees after resisting eviction from the plant. Workers had occupied the plant after PepsiCo closed the plant last month.(AP/Natacha Pisarenko)

Why Police Reforms Often Fail: Lessons From Latin America

Understanding the politics of police reform in Latin America may be informative for those who hope for changes in policing in the U.S.