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A man was sent to prison for arms trafficking and escape of prisoners in Cúcuta

At the request of the Prosecutor's Office, the Eighth Municipal Court in Cúcuta (Norte de Santander) imposed a prison sentence against Jorge Enrique Vanegas Díaz, 33, for his alleged responsibility in the crimes of manufacturing, trafficking, or possession of...

The alleged responsible for the murder of a 4-year-old minor in Guacarí (Valle del Cauca) was sent to prison

After approving the request made by the Attorney General's Office, a judge in Valle del Cauca sent Cristian Fernando Abadía Buriticá (20-year-old) to prison. He is allegedly responsible for the murder of a minor. The facts occurred on November 11,...

“It was a devastating investigative work”, said Attorney General about the clarification of murders of the stylist Mauricio Leal Hernández and his mother

There is not a perfect crime! Given the conclusive evidence provided by the Attorney General's Office, the murderer, Yhonier Rodolfo Leal Hernández, accepted his responsibility for the double crime. The assignment of a specialized investigative and technical team, and the prompt...

Two men were sentenced to 4 years and 5 months in prison for drug trafficking offenses

At the request of the Prosecutor's Office, a judge sentenced Cristian Johan Colmenares Peraza and Johan Andrés Rodríguez Guaqueta to 4 years and 5 months in prison for drug trafficking, manufacture, and drugs possession. On April 17, 2021, in the...

A man who was investigated for femicide of his former partner was sent to prison

The Prosecutor's Office brought Jeiner Luce Velásquez Quiñonez, 42, before justice, for his alleged responsibility in the crime of aggravated femicide. The facts took place on January 15th  in the municipality of Arauca (Arauca), where the person accused arrived at...

The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, highlighted that the Assets Seizure* process is a fundamental tool in the fight against corruption

He stated that 23,000 public servants will work jointly against different forms of corruption. In the last two years, the Attorney General´s Office obtained 1,759 convictions and has carried out 10,490 accusations for different crimes associated with irregular...

The Office of the Attorney General charged the alleged perpetrator of murder in Bucaramanga, Santander

The Office of the Attorney General charged Yair Fernando Mejía Picón before a judge (sentenced in absentia) for his alleged responsibility for the crime of aggravated murder. The facts took place on November 13, 2016 in Villas del Nogal neighborhood...

Investigative actions carried out by the Office of the Attorney General allowed a structural impact against the organized crime in 2021

Five ring leaders and 19 regional leaders are part of the 2,219 alleged members of organized crime organizations arrested in the country. The investigative processes led by the Special Directorate against Criminal Organizations of the Office of the Attorney General,...

The Attorney General´s Office dismantled the criminal gang Los del 12, involved in drug trafficking in Vaupés

After several months of monitoring, the Attorney General's Office, through the Sectional Office Guainía - Vaupés managed to dismantle the criminal structure known as Los del 12, which was involved in the sale and distribution of hallucinogens in Mitú...

An alleged member of the armed group ‘La Nueva Marquetalia’ was sent to prison

This person is accused of violating the physical and sexual integrity of several women during thefts. Gabriel Marín Maluche, alias el 'Indio', an alleged member of the so-called Nueva Marquetalia armed group, was sent to prison for his alleged participation...