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Ex-Bogota Mayor Samuel Moreno is on trial for corruption
The US State Department's annual Human Rights report highlights how in Latin America deeply... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

US State Dept Report Highlights Impact of Corruption in LatAm

With Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman now back in a cage many analysts and ordinary Mexicans alike fret... ReadLeer
/ El Chapo

How to Reach New Criminal-Political Equilibrium in Mexico’s Post-‘Chapo’ Vacuum

Cali Cartel leader Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela
The children of Cali Cartel founders the Rodriguez Orejeula brothers are facing money laundering... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Money Laundering Case Reminder of Cali Cartel’s Influence

Mexican journalists protest anti-media violence
Reporters Without Borders' latest ranking of world press freedom highlights how the impact of... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Report Shows Crime’s Rising Impact on LatAm Media Freedom

Alleged Sinaloa Cartel member Hugo Cuellar Hurtado
The US Treasury has added an alleged Sinaloa Cartel member linked to drug lord Juan Jose "El Azul"... ReadLeer
/ El Azul

US Treasury Keeps Pressure on Sinaloa Cartel After ‘El Chapo’ Arrest

Among 12 alleged members of the Urabeños captured in western Colombia were local community... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Arrests Show Urabeños Network of Corruption

Public works in Queretaro, Mexico
Insecurity in Mexico's northern states has prompted a flow of business migration to other areas of... ReadLeer
/ Displacement

Mexico Businesses Fleeing Violence Creates Economic Disparity

A police patrol in Kingston, Jamaica
Warring gangs behind two years of heightened violence in Jamaica's capital, Kingston, are... ReadLeer
/ Caribbean

Jamaica Gangs in Talks to Halt West Kingston Bloodshed

The bomb in Quibdo killed five people
Police believe a bomb that killed five people in Choco, Colombia was either planted by the FARC... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

‘FARC’ Bomb in Colombia: Insurgency Terror with Criminal Motives

Young 'Chapo' vs old 'Chapo' photo analysis by Mexico govt
Succession in the Sinaloa Cartel does not necessarily mean more violence. Indeed, the arrest of... ReadLeer
/ El Chapo

Sinaloa Cartel Succession in Mexico: More Political Intrigue than Violence

Nicolas Dapena Fernandez, who will head the unit
Argentina has approved the creation of a special unit to facilitate the fight against drug... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Argentina Creates Office to Combat Rising Drug Trade

Chapo Guzman gets a DNA swab
Mexico's attorney general has said in an interview that officials used DNA tests and telling... ReadLeer
/ El Chapo

Mexico AG Quells Rumors of False ‘El Chapo’ Arrest