After reading this you will know the most violence prone areas of Panama. Now, in Compton California a similar program netted a record 945 weapons this year compared to last years paltry 387. Must be the economy.
Panama’s "Arms and ammunition for food and medicine" program netted 157 firearms in Chorillo in exchange for $27,000 in vouchers
Officials are now trying to verify whether any of the weapons were stolen, in order to return them to their rightful owners if they are legitimate The remaining weapons will be destroyed.
The next round of the program will be carried out in Curundú and Tocumen, and possibly San Miguelito and Alcalde Díaz.