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PERU / 2 DEC 2010

Peruvian police arrested several coca growers in the central Huanuco region of Peru last week, for alleged connections to Florindo…

LA FAMILIA MICHOACANA / 2 DEC 2010

The Mexican federal police on Monday arrested José Alfredo Landa Torres, alias "El Flaco," an alleged leader of the Familia…

COLOMBIA / 1 DEC 2010

One person died and 10 more were injured when a bus-bomb exploded in front of a police station in a…

CARIBBEAN / 1 DEC 2010

According to a recent diplomatic cable sent by the United States Interest Section, the U.S. government has "reliable reporting indicating the…

ARGENTINA / 1 DEC 2010

In a cable sent to the US Embassy in Asunción, released by WikiLeaks, US officials outline the "need" to obtain…

HUMAN TRAFFICKING / 30 NOV 2010

Nearly one million 200 thousand people are victims of human trafficking in Mexico, making the number of victims in the…

MEXICO / 30 NOV 2010

The police chief of Meoqui, a small town in central Chihuahua, was killed on Monday by armed men who intercepted…

INFOGRAPHICS / 30 NOV 2010

InSight Crime maps where Mexican authorities have found mass graves in Mexico since the beginning of 2010. …

COLOMBIA / 30 NOV 2010

According to Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos, 240 police have been killed in the line of duty so far this…

JUAREZ CARTEL / 30 NOV 2010

Mexican authorities have found at least 18 bodies in a mass grave in the state of Chihuahua.

HUMAN SMUGGLING / 29 NOV 2010

A report in the Mexican daily El Informador details the plight of Central American migrants on their way…

MEXICO / 29 NOV 2010

Julian Leyzaola, Tijuana’s outgoing Secretary of Public Safety, has been dismissed of his duties as a result of human rights…

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