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CARTEL OF THE SUNS / 6 MAY 2011

Colombian Foreign Minister Maria Angela Holguin announced that Walid Makled's extradition to Venezuela would be completed by May…

ARMS TRAFFICKING / 6 MAY 2011

The U.S. Border and Customs Protection agency will open seven new control booths along the border with Mexico at…

MEXICO / 6 MAY 2011

In Mexico's capital 2,782 police officers were fired for poor performance in 2010, OEM's El Sol de…

KIDNAPPING / 6 MAY 2011

The unexplained abduction of a police chief and ten of his subordinates is part of a spate of attacks against…

MEXICO / 5 MAY 2011

Mexico's President Felipe Calderon appealed to the population to keep supporting his war against the drug cartels, on the day…

HUMAN SMUGGLING / 5 MAY 2011

U.S. authorities have broken up a ring that trafficked women from Latin America and forced them to work…

COLOMBIA / 5 MAY 2011

The arrest of an alleged cousin of Osama bin Laden, accused of running a human trafficking ring in Ecuador, is…

COLOMBIA / 5 MAY 2011

President Juan Manuel Santos stated that Colombia has been involved in an internal armed conflict for a long…

PARAGUAY / 5 MAY 2011

The escape of six alleged Brazilian gang members from a prison in Paraguay highlights the rampant corruption within the country’s…

EL CHAPO / 5 MAY 2011

Mexico’s attorney general denied that the authorities were protecting Sinaloa Cartel head Joaquin Guzman Loera, alias “El Chapo,” and said…

LA FAMILIA MICHOACANA / 5 MAY 2011

The entire local police force of a town in central Mexico is being investigated for alleged ties to the Familia…

BOLIVIA / 4 MAY 2011

Security forces have eradicated over 3,200 hectares of coca in Bolivia so far this year, reports national newspaper…

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