Attorney General

Another hard blow dealt to the ‘Clan del Golfo’ ended with the arrest and prosecution of 27 alleged members of their criminal networks, and a multimillionaire impact on their illicit finances

Assets for about $87 billion belonging to Jorge Eliécer Castaño Toro, Nelson Dario Hurtado Simanca and Jafet Berrio Rivas were seized. The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado announced in Leticia, Amazonas, a new and conclusive hard blow dealt to the...

The Attorney General presented important results of the strategies focused on the fight against crime in Córdoba

184 detention measures have been obtained against people identified as members of armed or criminal groups such as the Clan del Golfo, the ELN, Los Puntilleros, Los Joyeros and Esparta. The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, in the company of...

The Attorney General´s Office brought legal actions against people allegedly responsible for environmental crimes in Magdalena and Córdoba

Two men were prosecuted for allegedly causing the death of a manatee in Tasajera (Magdalena). A structure that apparently deforested the national park Parque Nacional Natural Nudo del Paramillo to illegally sell wood was also dismantled In Montería (Córdoba),...

A technical team of prosecutors will interrogate alias Otoniel before his possible extradition to the United States

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, will designate a technical team to know the truth of the events committed by the top leader of the Clan del Golfo. During his visit to Montería (Córdoba), the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado,...

The Attorney General held a meeting with the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

As part of the official visit of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to Colombia, Prosecutor Karim A.A. Khan QC, held a meeting this Wednesday with the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado. “For us it is an honor to have you...

The Attorney General Francisco Barbosa emphasized at the Summit of Prosecutors and Attorneys General in Cartagena that migrant smuggling needs an articulated transnational response from institutions

In the inter-institutional coordination scenario within the framework of the international cooperation strategy in the fight against this criminal phenomenon, the representatives of Public Prosecutors Offices and Attorney General´s Offices from 14 countries of the American continent participate. The Attorney...

A hard blow was dealt against the criminal structure ‘Los Camilos’ which was involved in the commission of homicides and the commercialization of drugs in Bogotá, Soacha (Cundinamarca) and Flandes (Tolima)

The prosecuted people, apparently, took the lives of people who were also engaged in the sale of narcotics, but who belonged to other groups in order to guarantee territorial control and the predominance of the commercialization of those illegal...

The Attorney General held meetings with different authorities in Europe to strengthen international cooperation in the fight against crime

In a visit to France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland, thematic axes such as special investigation techniques, cybercrimes, extradition, money laundering, and assets seizure were addressed The results of the investigative actions carried out by the institution concerning the...

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa, held a meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet

In the meeting of the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa, with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the progress made regarding the investigations into crimes committed during the violent demonstrations between April and June 2021 was presented. In this successful...

The Attorney General Francisco Barbosa held a meeting with the Colombian Ambassador to the OECD

On an official visit to France, the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado held a meeting with the Ambassador of Colombia to the OECD, Adriana Mejía. At the meeting, the Institution´s Chief reiterated the commitment of the Office of the...