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Press Release 309

Considering the events that occurred on February 3, when twelve heavily armed men kidnapped and interrogated three prosecutors from the Sectional Directorate of Department of Antioquia and a public servant from the town of Tarazá’s Court, while the victims...

378 sexual assaults against minors and indigenous women in Guaviare are in the spotlight of the Attorney General’s Office

The Attorney General stated that public servants who are not diligent when assisting victims and who do not process complaints in a timely manner will be investigated. Likewise, he reiterated that no evidence has been found that the...

The Attorney General Francisco Barbosa Delgado, strengthens cooperation with Chile to fight against criminal organizations

The Attorney General held a meeting with a team of specialized prosecutors against crime, where he assured that through the AIAMP, the region has strengthened international cooperation to combat problems that affect partner countries. During the visit of the Attorney...

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, highlighted the work of the so-called Gelma group that has achieved nearly 500 accusations on animal abuse in the country

He stated that the investigative work has revealed cases in which the aggressors subject their partners' pets as method of psychological pressure and manipulation at homes. The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, participated in the forum about Legal protection of...

Arrested two alleged perpetrators of an armed attack in Cartagena that caused the death of a man and his 11-year-old daughter

The joint work between CTI and the National Police allowed to clarify the violent act that occurred on November 3rd At the request of a prosecutor from the Immediate Reaction Unit (URI) in Cartagena, a judge imposed a prison sentence...

125 people were investigated in Sucre for acts related to corruption

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, reviewed the investigative actions carried out in the department since he took office. In the most recent result, the former mayor of San Onofre and other people who were allegedly involved in...

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, shared successful experiences in the fight against gender-based violence

Before representatives of Public Ministries and Prosecutor´s Offices from various Ibero-American countries, he highlighted the importance of designing guides and protocols that allow guiding investigative and judicial actions to clarify crimes against women. During the AIAMP meeting -IV Reunión Plenaria...

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, held a ‘regional meeting’ to assess the results obtained against homicide in 2022

In Bucaramanga (Santander), the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, held the 'Regional Meeting 2022', in which the Sectional Directors of  Cali, Medellín, Caldas, Quindío, Nariño, Valle del Cauca, Córdoba, Antioquia, Choco, Risaralda, and Cauca participated. During the meeting, the plans...

The Attorney General´s Office dealt a hard blow to the criminal organization ‘Tren de Aragua’ and advances in the clarification of collective homicide in Norte de Santander

Five alleged members of this group were brought before a judge as the alleged ones responsible for the murder of four people in Cúcuta. The itinerant work carried out by the Attorney General's Office and the union of capacities with...

The Attorney General´s Office impacts one of the largest illegal networks involved in the processing and sale of synthetic drugs in the country

28 people were arrested, including three members of the National Police and a Colombian Migration officer. One of the largest seizures of synthetic drugs was achieved in the procedures. Simultaneously, assets valued at more than 5.6 billion pesos...