The discovery of mass graves in Bolívar, Venezuela, has revealed how criminals control illegal mining through violence and murder.
A lack of regulation surrounding how crypto-currencies are used by organized crime has left Latin America dangerously exposed.
The capture of Tren de Aragua members will test if Peru and Chile’s prisons can hold this dangerous gang.
The Venezuelan government has placed and rogue mining gangs in its crosshairs, as the military is deployed in Bolívar.
Environmental crime is devastating the Amazon. What are these five Amazonian states doing to protect it?…
As gold prices have skyrocketed, a boom in mining across the Amazon Basin has flourished, leaving a deep environmental footprint.
The ELN plays a continuing role in facilitating large-scale cattle smuggling between Colombia and Venezuela.
The re-opening of the Colombia-Venezuela border was a momentous occasion. But did it come too early?…
US dollars have been flooding into Venezuela and Ecuador, with authorities unaware of how widespread their use has become…
A high-profile prisoner swap raises hopes of improving US-Venezuela relations and abilities to tackle organized crime.
A panel hosted by InSight Crime discussed the implications of the ELN and ex-FARC Mafia becoming binational guerrillas.