Investigation and Analysis of Organized Crime

Investigations

Electing Criminals: Municipal Power and Organized Crime in the Northern Triangle

In Central America’s Northern Triangle, organized crime has permeated national politics by corrupting local...

Firearms Trafficking in Honduras

In Honduras, most homicides are committed using a firearm. This special investigation tracks how those weapons get into the hands of the killers that...

InSide Colombia’s BACRIM

InSight Crime reveals the inner workings of the BACRIM -- the paramilitary-mafia networks that are the latest evolution in Colombian organized...

Homicides in Guatemala

This project explores the challenges and lessons of disaggregating gang-related and drug trafficking-related...

The Prison Dilemma in the Americas

This series of five case studies and one policy report explores how government mismanagement, neglect and corruption have made the jails in the...

Impunity in the Northern Triangle

Special interest groups have co-opted Guatemala's justice system and blocked the efforts of those trying to clean things up. InSight Crime...