Death penatly in Puerto Rico

The death penalty exists by law in Puerto Rico and is both sentenced and carried out.

23 people have been executed in 2017 in Puerto Rico. In the same year 41 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 366 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Puerto Rico takes place on rank 7 of the world.

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Executions 2007 - 2017




Death sentences 2007 - 2017