Tag: crime

IACHR denounced the murder of a Mexican anti-corruption journalist

IACHR denounced the murder of a Mexican anti-corruption journalist

The Office of the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on Saturday condemned the murder of journalist Roberto Figueroa, which took place on Friday evening in the central Mexican state of Morelos. Also read: Ecuador reported that Colombia has temporarily disconnected its electricity connection “The @RELE_CIDH condemns […]

The Public Prosecution Service has started a campaign in Barranquilla to prevent human trafficking

The Public Prosecution Service has started a campaign in Barranquilla to prevent human trafficking

The Public Prosecution Service has through its crime prevention program Crime ‘Future Colombia’, and in the context of the Barranquilla Carnival 2024, a full day course in the capital of the Atlantic with the goal increasing awareness among various social actors and preventing the commission of the crime of human trafficking. Read: “They had to […]

It has never been said that we have no logistical resources: Colonel Urrea

It has never been said that we have no logistical resources: Colonel Urrea

As a result of the controversy that has arisen in some sectors due to the situation in the Atlantic Police about the technological equipment borrowed from other departments to fight crime, the Colonel Jhon Jairo Urrea, The commander of the department-level institution clarified the situation. Also read: $130 billion is needed to strengthen Atlco’s police […]

They arrest three suspects for selling counterfeit liquor in the Las Nieves district

They arrest three suspects for selling counterfeit liquor in the Las Nieves district

In the middle of an operation performed by the Barranquilla Metropolitan PoliceThrough the Criminal Investigation Department, three people were arrested for the crime of imitation or simulation of food, products or substances in the Las Nieves district. Read: Seven alleged members of a gang serving ‘los Costeños’ fall Through raid procedures, authorities found 569 empty […]

Teenager dies after being injured in gang fight in Nueva Colombia

Teenager dies after being injured in gang fight in Nueva Colombia

Jeremi Miguel Ospina Romero, 16 years old, died this Saturday, January 6, in the facilities of the Camino Adelita de Char, after spending three days in intensive care after being injured in a gang confrontation, in the New Colombia neighborhood. Read: “The premise is that we will not rest in the fight against crime” The […]

60-year-old man arrested after stealing items from a car

60-year-old man arrested after stealing items from a car

In a quick response to the community alert, police units managed to arrest a 60-year-old person, surprised while in the middle of the theft of car parts and items from a vehicle in Barranquilla. (Read: We provide necessary assistance: US Embassy with deceased in Malambo) The incident took place at 58th and 41st streets and […]

Plastic surgeon convicted of sexual crimes against patients

Plastic surgeon convicted of sexual crimes against patients

A plastic surgeon from Porto Alegre, southern Brazil, was sentenced on Friday to 36 years and two months in prison for committing sexual crimes against twelve patients between 2005 and 2021, using the medical consultation procedure as a pretext. The victims reported that during the consultation the surgeon asked them to remove all their clothing […]

Man shot dead while lying in a hammock

Man shot dead while lying in a hammock

After having lunch and taking a nap in a hammock, on the terrace of a house in the Villa Olímpica neighborhood, in Galapa, Fabio Antonio Pacheco Ospino, a 33-year-old man who had been involved in judicial investigations years ago, was murdered for his alleged participation in a theft gang. The Metropolitan Police of Barranquilla detailed […]

Cousins ​​were captured while robbing an establishment in Polonuevo

Cousins ​​were captured while robbing an establishment in Polonuevo

Police managed to arrest two people who stole money from a business in the municipality of Polonuevo. Local residents from the sector who noticed the incident alerted the authorities to the robbery that took place in the company and were therefore immediately arrested. According to police, the worker who visited the Supergiros point was intimidated […]

Criminals shoot dead a motorized vehicle in Los Almendros de Soledad

Criminals shoot dead a motorized vehicle in Los Almendros de Soledad

A hitman killed a man in the Los Almendros neighborhood of the municipality of Soledad on the night of Saturday, November 18. According to the authorities’ report, the events were recorded at night between 10:00 and 11:00 on 89th Street with Carrera 21A in the sector in question, at a time when Juan Diego Potes […]

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