Honduras’ Attorney General Óscar Fernando Chinchilla
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Honduras Extraditions Expose Judicial System’s Weak Links

Honduras' Attorney General's Office has helped capture some of the country's most powerful criminals and their assets, shaking the country's underworld, but the...
Honduras seizes properties from the Montes Bobadilla clan
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In Targeting Powerful Drug Clan, Honduras Follows Familiar Script

Authorities in Honduras have seized properties belonging to a major drug trafficking clan, a move that in the past has precipitated the downfall of some of the...
Leaders of the Cachiros organization
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How Drug Trafficking Operates, Corrupts in Central America

While speaking before the US Congress' Central America Caucus on July 6, InSight Crime Co-Director Steven Dudley outlined how drug trafficking organizations on the...
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Honduras Elites and Organized Crime: The Cachiros

As it tends to happen in Honduras, the news began as a well-heeled rumor: Javier Rivera Maradiaga, the oldest of the three Rivera Maradiaga brothers still alive and...
Members of Los Tigres, a special forces unit of the Honduran Police
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Mysterious ‘AA Brothers’ Captured, Negotiate with DEA in Honduras

Two suspected members of what Honduran authorities are calling the "AA Brothers Cartel" have reportedly surrendered to security forces in a negotiated agreement...
Yani Rosenthal
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Did Yani Rosenthal Surrender in Honduras Elite Case?

Honduran businessman and politician, Yani Rosenthal, has allegedly turned himself over to authorities, following US indictments on money laundering charges against...
Seized property belonging to the Rosenthals
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Honduras Begins Seizing Assets of Accused Elites

Authorities in Honduras have seized over a dozen assets belonging to the Rosenthal family, again raising questions of whether authorities are moving too quickly...
Clients gather outside a closed Banco Continental branch
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Honduras Closes Bank as Elite Money Laundering Case Hits Savers

One of Honduras' biggest banks is to be liquidated as a result of the money laundering investigation into the powerful Rosenthal family, raising concerns over...
Yani Rosenthal
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Honduras Elite Speaks Out Against US Money Laundering Charges

One of the Honduran elites accused by US authorities of money laundering, Yani Rosenthal, has spoken publicly to deny his family's alleged links to drug...