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BOLIVIA / 29 APR 2011

Bolivia's vice minister of social defense, Felipe Caceres, said that 56% of the coca base seized in that…

MEXICO / 29 APR 2011

Benjamin Arellano Felix, alias "El Señor," a leader of Mexico's Tijuana Cartel, has been extradited to the…

COLOMBIA / 29 APR 2011

Colombia's National Police say that murders are down eight percent in the first four months of the year…

COLOMBIA / 29 APR 2011

As Colombia’s largest guerrilla army grows weaker, its allegiances to other armed groups in the country have fractured. Increasingly based…

JUDICIAL REFORM / 29 APR 2011

More than 70 percent of all federal arrests in Mexico never reach trial, highlighting deficiencies in the justice…

CONTRABAND / 29 APR 2011

The head of one of Mexico’s most important business federations said recently that piracy and contraband represented a $74 billion…

COLOMBIA / 28 APR 2011

Venezuela's arrest of a Colombian national suspected of running a pro-FARC news agency in Europe raises the question…

BOLIVIA / 28 APR 2011

Three Bolivian police officers and a lawyer are accused of drug trafficking in connection with the case against General Rene…

CARIBBEAN / 28 APR 2011

One of the most powerful traffickers in Puerto Rico, Angel Ayala Vazquez, was reportedly convicted Tuesday on drug trafficking charges,…

ARGENTINA / 28 APR 2011

Paraguay will begin patrolling its border with Bolivia by air in order to crack down on drug trafficking, reports La…

ECUADOR / 28 APR 2011

600 uniforms intended for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia - FARC) were seized…

BRAZIL / 28 APR 2011

One of Rio de Janeiro’s biggest paramilitary leaders is still commanding his group from prison, according to reports. This calls…

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