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Monthly Archives: December 2015

Boca Juniors fans in Buenos Aires
Argentina's incoming security secretary has called for the creation of an "elite force" targeting... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Argentina to Launch Crackdown on ‘Barras Bravas’ Soccer Gangs

General Luis Eduardo Martinez
The police general heading the mass manhunt for Colombia's most wanted drug trafficker is under... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia General Heading Urabeños’ Manhunt Under Investigation

Massacres are on the rise in Honduras
Honduras has experienced more massacres so far in 2015 than in all of last year, suggesting... ReadLeer
/ Homicides

Murders Down but Massacres On the Rise in Honduras

Homicides have skyrocketed in El Salvador in 2015
Gang-perpetrated violence accounts for two-thirds of homicides in El Salvador, according to numbers... ReadLeer
/ Barrio 18

El Salvador Attorney General: Two-Thirds of Homicides Gang-Related

US currency seized by Mexican authorities
Formulating effective strategies to combat Mexico-based crime organizations requires a nuanced... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

An Economic Approach to Fighting Mexico’s Drug Cartels

Interviews with gang leaders in Honduras and El Salvador make clear that the MS13 street gang is... ReadLeer
/ Barrio 18

The Evolution of the MS13 in Honduras, El Salvador

Police retake Guatemala's Granja Penal Canada prison
At least 17 people were killed in fights inside a Guatemala prison, taking violence levels to new... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

17 Dead in Guatemala Prison Violence

Anti-corruption protest in Honduras
Seizing upon what some are proclaiming as the "Central American Spring," outraged Hondurans are... ReadLeer
/ Elites and Organized Crime

Honduras’ Search for Corruption Antidote Might be Fatally Flawed