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Murdered Honduran activist Berta Cáceres

Berta Cáceres Murder Report Underscores Criminal Ties of Honduras Business, State

A new report has determined that a network of senior business executives and Honduran officials coordinated the murder of renowned environmental rights activist...
Diana Urbina Soto, Juan Orlando Hernández, and Arnaldo Urbina Soto at campaign event.

Weekly InSight: The Urbina Soto Family Fiefdom in Honduras

In our October 19 Facebook Live session, Co-director Steven Dudley and Senior Investigator Deborah Bonello spoke about InSight Crime's new investigation into the...

A Honduras Political Clan and Its Criminal Fiefdom

It was around midnight that police in a rural area of the northern department of Olancho first heard the distinctive buzz of a low-flying aircraft. Night duty...
Former Honduras President Porfirio Lobo

‘Organized Crime Permeates Society’ in Honduras: Presidential Advisor

While Honduran drug traffickers testify in US courts about their ties with the country's political class, a presidential advisor in Honduras has no qualms about...
Juan Ramón Matta Waldurraga

Another Honduras Narco Negotiates Plea Deal With US

The heir of one of Honduras’ most notorious drug trafficking groups is negotiating a plea deal in the United States, adding to the growing list of Honduran capos...
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández

Honduran President Decries Drug Traffickers’ Bribery Allegations

President Juan Orlando Hernández has denounced unofficial accusations that he took bribes from a drug trafficker, weeks before Honduras is due to go to the polls...
Crime and insecurity affects Central Americans' daily behavior

How Fear of Crime in Central America Impacts Daily Life, Contributes to Migration

A new report shows the extent to which insecurity negatively affects the daily lives of Central American citizens, and provides further evidence that crime and...
One of the Cachiros-linked properties Honduran authorities seized

Honduras Seizes Millions More in Assets Linked to Cachiros

Authorities in Honduras have reportedly seized millions of dollars worth of property linked to the Cachiros drug trafficking network, in the latest blow to the...
Arrests during El Salvador anti-gang operation

Amid Elite Crime Scandals, CentAm Continues Anti-Gang Focus

Authorities in Central America have arrested hundreds of suspected gang members in recent days during coinciding operations, but their willingness to mount...