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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Juan Ramon Matta Ballesteros
Authorities in Honduras have confiscated 17 properties belonging to the family of convicted drug... ReadLeer
/ Elites and Organized Crime

Property Seizures of CIA Linked Narco Latest Blow Against Honduras Impunity

Carlos Tevez with his father
Authorities in Argentina are to create a special police unit following a wave of high-profile... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Buenos Aires Kidnappings Show Evolution of Argentina Crime Groups

Father Antonio Rodriguez
Authorities in El Salvador have arrested a priest and youth worker who has operated as a key... ReadLeer
/ Barrio 18

El Salvador Arrests Priest Over Gang Negotiations

Fuel theft is a major headache for Mexico
An on-the-ground news report has exposed the industrial scale of fuel theft in Mexico, where around... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Mexico Fuel Theft: Big Earner for the Zetas?

SENAD workers stand around a skull
It is here that half of South America's marijuana is produced. There are narcos present in the... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Paraguay’s Marijuana Trade: The Bitter Green Smell of the Red Land

Weapons handed in during a previous disarmament program
Panama's Minister of Security has indicated the government may extend a one-month amnesty period... ReadLeer
/ Panama

Panama Amnesty: No Lasting Solution to Gang Problem

Edwin Flores, an alleged MS13 member accused of extortion
Police in Belize have arrested six suspects allegedly linked to the MS13 for attempted extortion... ReadLeer
/ Belize

Belize Arrests Fuel Reports of MS13 Gang Presence

A semi-submersible found in the Pacific Ocean
Police in Colombia have dismantled a group dedicated to building semi-submersibles for the... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Captures Narco-Submarine Builders Tied to Urabeños

Medellin's murder rate has reached historic lows in 2014
A mafia boss is found slumped in a car park in an exclusive neighborhood with four bullets in his... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Is the Sinaloa Cartel now a Player in Medellin?

Brazil's first E-99M radar aircraft
Guatemala, Brazil and Bolivia are in the process of obtaining advanced radar technology for aerial... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Radar the Key Tool in Drug War?