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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Changing dynamics in the criminal world, new government control strategies and fast technological... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

5 Creative Ways Drug Traffickers Evade Authorities

For decades, governments throughout Latin America have responded to violent criminal groups with... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Can Governments Deter Violence Committed by Crime Groups?

If you ever met the Colombian judge Ivan Velasquez, you would not think he is the giant-slayer that... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

InSight Crime Podcast | The Presidents’ Judge

The murder trial of environmental activist Berta Cáceres in Honduras could open a small window... ReadLeer
/ Elites and Organized Crime

In Berta Cáceres Murder Trial in Honduras, Prosecutors Will Fall Short*

The increasing fragility of peace talks between the Colombian government and the country’s last... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Wavering of ELN Peace Talks Could Cause Further Criminalization

Venezuela has become a regional crime hub, with profound consequences for Latin America and... ReadLeer
/ Cartel de los Soles

Venezuela, the New Regional Crime Hub

An ex-president in El Salvador has become the first former head of state in the country to confess... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

Despite Confession, Former El Salvador President’s Sentencing Is Bittersweet

Revelations from a US judicial case linked to the Cachiros saga shed light on the key support that... ReadLeer
/ Cachiros

Honduras Top Cop Killed for Cachiros: US Prosecutor

Security forces in Colombia killed a high-level leader of a criminal group descended from recently... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

FARC Dissident Leader’s Death Could Shake Up Colombia’s Pacific Coast

Authorities in Costa Rica arrested an alleged leader of an international drug trafficking... ReadLeer
/ Costa Rica

Drug Suspect’s Arrest Raises Questions About Nicaragua Judicial Corruption

New immigration restrictions announced by some countries in Latin America to stem the tide of... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Restrictions on Venezuela Migrants Boost Criminal Networks

A number of recent operations have revealed that the MS13 has developed a financial structure... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

5 Ways the MS13 Launders Money