The transnational criminal organization led by Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has suffered a series of losses in Ecuador in recent months.
‘The Adventures of Cosme and Damião’ tells the story of the daily lives of two PM officers, offering lessons to police officers and strengthening ties with the public.
Elite units of the Brazilian Military Police (BOPE) reinforced security in the Alemão shantytown complex in Rio de Janeiro following a shootout between uniformed personnel and drug traffickers that killed a 30-year-old police officer, the Military Police (PM) announced.
The Honduran Congress will analyze the creation of a new rapid-response police force, advised by Chile’s Carabineros (the country’s national paramilitary police force), in order to confront the violence that saddles the country with the world’s highest homicide rate, legislative sources announced on July 26.
Ecuador, which shares a border with Colombia, the world’s largest cocaine producer, is applying mechanisms to prevent the infiltration of international organizations of drug traffickers, President Rafael Correa said.
Rower will compete in his third Olympics.
The country’s best chance for a medal likely will be in men’s soccer.
Inside a small examination room an air conditioning unit hums away, working overtime to keep the room comfortable. The addition of chairs flushed against the wall and behind tabletops set on top of unsteady legs makes the room appear more like a classroom than a medical examination room.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff visited British Prime Minister David Cameron on July 25, to get some tips on staging the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The Chilean police arrested 12 people in Santiago, accused of belonging to a gang of drug traffickers that was inspired by the famous film The Godfather (1972) and applied the symbols and modus operandi of that mafia film, allegedly for the purpose of drug trafficking.
New tactical terminals for military satellite communications will be used in Brazilian border-patrol operations. The “debut” of this equipment, recently delivered to the Ministry of Defense, is expected to take place during the next edition of Operation Agatha, which combats illicit activities along the border.
Colombian national women’s soccer team to compete in the Olympics for the first time.