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Monthly Archives: February 2011

As Mexico’s cartels continue to spread their influence in the region, even Costa Rica - which has... ReadLeer
/ Costa Rica

Sinaloa Cartel Operatives Arrested in Costa Rica

After the arrest of Bolivia's former top narcotics czar Thursday in Panama, accused of running a... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Former Bolivian Drug Czar Arrested in Panama

Retailers in the U.S. are a major source of weapons for Mexican drug trafficking organizations, but... ReadLeer
/ Arms Trafficking

RawFeed: State Dept Traces Narco Grenades

News  News/Analysis (news/RawFeed/InSight/ReView)  InSight Exclusives... ReadLeer


Guatemala's criminal organizations are among the most sophisticated and dangerous in Central... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Guatemala Profile

A report (pdf) by the Brazilian Ministry of Justice informs how murder amongst young people has... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Brazil’s Justice Ministry: Map of Violence Against Youth

The Guatemalan Public Ministry and the National Police say they have identified five major leaders... ReadLeer
/ Barrio 18

Guatemala Seeks to Curb Crimes Committed from Jails

  In Juarez, police found the bodies of three family members related to human rights... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Juarez Activists Killed; 450 Arrested in US Drug Sweep

As the Rio de Janeiro security forces continue moving community policing units into slums long... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

RawFeed: Favela Life, Before and After Police Takeover

The internal divisions caused by the recent death of a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the... ReadLeer
/ Arms Trafficking

InSight: Counting the Dead in Arizona Gunrunning Case

A report by Mexico's National Commission on Human Rights (Comision Nacional de Derechos Humanos... ReadLeer
/ Human Smuggling

Mexican National Commission on Human Rights: Special Report on Immigrant Kidnapping in Mexico

This month’s attack on the head of the Honduran prison system has raised the important question:... ReadLeer
/ Honduras

Attack on Prison Official Reveals Holes in Honduran Penitentiaries