Home News Page 72

News

Francisco Barbosa Delgado took office as Attorney General

Francisco Barbosa Delgado encouraged the Comptroller General and the Inspector General to promote a temporary ineligibility in order to avoid presidential aspirations while they are exercising their duties. After taking office as Attorney General and pointing out that he will...

Conviction of 30 years in prison for massacre in Cerro Redondo, Cesar

Members of the Technical Investigation Corps (CTI) of the Office of the Attorney General arrested Alberto Durán Blanco in order to serve a 30-year prison sentence which was pronounced on April 4, 2019 by the Second Criminal Court of...

Alleged members of a criminal network accused of illegally processing nationalities were arrested

The evidence collected by the Office of the Attorney General allowed to establish that an illegal network allegedly obtained stay permits, work or travel visas without expiration dates and carried out many irregular procedures to legalize foreigners’ stay in...

Facts concerning attack in the parking lot of the Metropolitan Police of Tunja were cleared by the Office of the Attorney General and National Police

Thanks to the arrest of two alleged members of the José David Suárez ELN Front, it was possible to prosecute all the suspects involved in the terrorist attack committed against facilities of the Metropolitan Police of Tunja which caused...

Three Panamanian citizens transporting marijuana in a coastal boat were sent to prison

Based on the Office of the Attorney General´s arguments, the 5th Municipal Criminal Judge (Magistrate judge) sent Antonio Enriquez Santo Gordon, Dídimo Pinto and Abel Mackenzie Amuelles Vega to prison. All three individuals are investigated for manufacture, trafficking and...

Prison term for alleged liaisons of residual groups who allegedly recruited youth and promoted vandalism in Bogotá

For three years, the Office of the Attorney General through the Specialized Directorate against Criminal Organizations and DIJIN- National Police compiled audios, videos, documents and a lot of evidence that showed the alleged links of three structures of the...

Man charged for allegedly defrauding citizens in Meta by adjudicating housing lands

Orlando Alberto Gélvez Soto was charged before a magistrate judge for criminal conspiracy and aggravated swindle. At the request of the Office of the Attorney General, a detention order with imprisonment was issued at the end of the proceeding. Members...

CTI finds two caches of arms and explosives in rural area of Guática (Risaralda)

CTI members belonging to the Office of the Attorney General and  troops of battalion (Batallón Ayacucho) in Manizales (Caldas) found this February 6th in rural area of Santa Ana and Santa Teresita, municipality of Guática, border area between Risaralda...

Woman who kidnapped a baby from Hospital Universitario Mayor Méderi was arrested

At the request of a prosecutor assigned to the Sectional Directorate of Bogotá, the 18th Municipal Criminal Court (magistrate judge) issued a detention order with imprisonment against Leidy Johanna Díaz Díaz for simple kidnapping (aggravated). Facts took place on February...

Children and teenagers may present proposals on prevention and defense of their rights

The Office of the Attorney General, the Ministry of Education and Instituto Colombiano de Bienestar Familiar (ICBF)1 launched the contest '60 segundos a tu manera’ in which children, teenagers and young people between 6 and 25 can share videos...