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A growth in cattle smuggling from Venezuela to Colombia with participation from criminal... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Venezuela Govt. Controls Spur Cattle Smuggling Into Colombia

The upcoming trial of Mexico’s former top drug kingpin El Chapo in the United States is being... ReadLeer
/ El Chapo

Even With ‘El Chapo’ Away, Sinaloa Cartel Remains Mexico’s Top Crime Group

A new report says that authorities in Latin America continue to struggle in prosecuting cases of... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Impunity Persists in LatAm Cases of Murdered Journalists

A recent government announcement about an alleged drop in the murder rate in Venezuela’s capital,... ReadLeer
/ Homicides

Are Caracas’ Murders Really Falling?

What causes thousands of migrants from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador to march through Mexico... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

3 Crime Factors Driving Northern Triangle Migrants Out

Brazil's presidential election resulted in the victory of far-right populist Jair Bolsonaro, who... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Can Brazil’s Bolsonaro Deliver on Crime, Corruption Promises?

Authorities in Paraguay have foiled, for the second time in a month, an attempt to free a Brazilian... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Paraguay Authorities Foil New Plan to Free Red Command Leader

With the trial of Sinaloa Cartel kingpin Joaquín Guzmán Loera, alias “El Chapo,” set to begin... ReadLeer
/ El Chapo

Witness Protection in El Chapo Trial Becoming Legal Ping-Pong

San Pedro Perulapán, in El Salvador, is one of the most violent towns in one of the world’s most... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

El Salvador Town Wants to Combat Violence With Tourism

Three separate human trafficking networks that targeted Venezuelans were dismantled in less than a... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Human Trafficking in Colombia Increasingly Targets Venezuelan Migrants

US authorities arrested two Dominican citizens in connection to a multimillion-dollar fentanyl... ReadLeer
/ Dominican Republic

US Fentanyl Seizure Suggests Evolving Mexican-Dominican Links

A truce among rival criminal gangs is said to be behind a sudden dip in homicides in Juárez,... ReadLeer
/ Homicides

Cause of Juárez Homicide Dip? Same as Homicide Jump