Posted on Latin American Herald Tribune MEXICO CITY – United States President Barack Obama congratulated his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto on Friday for the recapture of Joaquin “El Chapo” […]
According to the New York Times, Reuters and The Telegraph, the U.S. Prosecutors will soon charge Mr. Reverol – head of Venezuela’s National Guard and Hugo Chavez’s confidant- and Mr. […]
Written by Michael Lohmuller for InSight Crime Colombian loan sharks are expanding operations throughout Latin America. In this practice — known as “gota a gota” or “drop by drop” — creditors offer […]
A narrow ruling by Mexico’s Supreme Court could eventually clear a path to make recreational use of marijuana legal. Source: Mexico court ruling could eventually lead to legal marijuana – […]
Organized crime in Mexico has enjoyed 40 years of growth. From the administrations of Jose Lopez Portillo to Enrique Peña Nieto, the map of organized crime has evolved and shifted while […]
Peru approves shooting down of drug smuggling planes – BBC News.
A former Colombian paramilitary leader with extensive links to organized crime has been released from prison, which may have significant consequences for Colombia‘s underworld and the country’s largest drug trafficking group, […]