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Oct 31, 2014, 1:00 AM
Honduran security forces took another step toward dismantling a major narco-trafficking organization by extraditing to the United States alleged drug gang boss Juving Alexander Suazo Peralta, who is also known as “Chancleta.”
Oct 31, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Ministry of National Defense and the Air Force High Command have been conducting studies and drafting plans to acquire new fighter jets at the end of 2015.
Oct 31, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Colombian National Army recently conducted a series of successful operations against coca plantations run by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
Oct 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
In an effort to strengthen cooperation in the fight against transnational crime, Peruvian Defense Minister Pedro Cateriano recently conducted official visits with his counterparts in Uruguay and Argentina.
Oct 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
Courtesy of narco-traffickers, Costa Rica has a plane that will be used in a security defense role.
Oct 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
The government of El Salvador is launching an ambitious new “community policing” strategy to combat the violent street gangs Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13), Barrio 18 (M-18) and other criminals.
Oct 29, 2014, 1:00 AM
As security forces in Colombia crack down on traditional drug trafficking routes, organized crime groups are increasingly trying to smuggle cocaine, heroin, and other illegal substances on commercial flights through the country’s airports.
Oct 29, 2014, 1:00 AM
The governments of Guatemala, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador are jointly stepping up their enforcement efforts against the chemical precursors used to manufacture synthetic drugs, such as crystal methamphetamine.
Oct 29, 2014, 1:00 AM
Military officials from El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic developed ways to strengthen cooperation in the fight against international drug trafficking and other transnational criminal enterprises during the recent Conf
Oct 28, 2014, 1:00 AM
Drug dealers tell their customers that the synthetic drug known as “Pandora” will allow them to escape their worries. More often, however, it destroys their health – and sometimes it ends their lives.
Oct 27, 2014, 1:00 AM
One of the Sinaloa Cartel’s major drug trafficking pipelines from Mexico into Northern California has been shut down.
Oct 27, 2014, 1:00 AM
The terrorist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia recruited “Libardo” in 2010, when he was 14, with promises of adventure and money.
Oct 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Center will teach dogs to detect drugs, explosives, cash and other evidence of crimes.
Oct 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Juan Francisco Sáenz-Tamez, the alleged kingpin of the Gulf Cartel, a violent Mexican transnational criminal organization, paid for his recent shopping trip with his freedom.
Oct 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
The aircraft of rival forces flew battle missions in the skies above the Atacama desert in northern Chile over the course of 11 days this month – but not a single shot was fired. The battles appeared dramatic, but they weren’t real. They were part of the
Oct 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Central American countries are coordinating their efforts and exchanging information to prevent outbreaks of the deadly Ebola virus.
Oct 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
The government of Chile continues to respond to the September 8 terrorist attack in Santiago on multiple fronts, ramping up metro station security while proposing a special prosecutor’s office and expanded intelligence operations.
Oct 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Colombian National Army has intensified its operations against outlaw armed groups that dig illegal mines – an activity that damages the environment.
Oct 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
Agents with the National Police of Peru (PNP), including investigators with the elite Genesis Group recently acted quickly to capture three members of an armed robbery gang known as The Gunmen of Callao.
Oct 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
The USS Ingraham has made quite an impact supporting Operación MARTILLO, a multinational mission to crack down on illicit drug trafficking routes in coastal waters along the Central American isthmus.