Gang of Former Colombian Paramilitaries Begins to Surrender to Law Enforcement

By Geraldine Cook
December 27, 2011

Around 425 members of a Colombian criminal gang, made up in part of former paramilitaries, began to turn themselves in to law enforcement officials in Villavicencio (in southeastern Colombia) on Thursday, as part of a process of “surrender,” spokespersons for the Public Prosecutor’s Office announced.