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Criminal organization El Combo was dismantled in Norte de Santander

During some operations, the Office of the Attorney General and National Police carried out 10 home searches and 16 arrests in Ocaña and Cúcuta (North of Santander) of alleged members of the criminal organization known as El Combo. The Office...

Sentence has been passed on an individual for transporting more than 2000 kilos of marijuana

Based on the evidence showed by the Office of the Attorney General, a judge hearing the case (juez de conocimiento) in Cúcuta (Norte de Santender) sentenced José Alonso Caballero Amado to 21 years and 3 months in prison for...

Alias Garbanzo, dissident of the 36th Farc´s Front, convicted for murder of 3 geologists in Yarumal (Antioquia)

An ELN guerrilla man was also sentenced for the same facts. After approving an agreement between the Office of the Attorney General and the defendant's lawyer, the First Circuit Court of Apartadó (Antioquia) sentenced Jhon Neison Sepúlveda Posada (28- year-old),...

Claudia Carrasquilla was appointed as Delegate to head the Public Safety Office

Interim Attorney General, Fabio Espitia Garzón, appointed Claudia Carrasquilla as Delegate to head the Public Safety Office. She earned a Law Degree from Universidad de Medellín. She majored in Criminal Procedure from Universidad Autónoma Latinoamericana. She is currently pursuing...

From analgesics and contraceptives to treatments for cancer were forged by criminal network

The Office of the Attorney General arrested 13 alleged members of an organization accused of altering some smuggled, decomposed or exclusive medicines and selling them as new and authentic products in drugstores, hospitals and clinics. As a result of...

With specific coordinates, an energy cut-off in marijuana greenhouses stealing energy in Cauca has began

A total of 32 points were identified by the Office of the Attorney General in 18 rural settlements in Cauca where power cuts will be carried out. They are specifically directed to marijuana greenhouses which are stealing energy. Within the...

Prison for relatives and collaborators of two alleged drug traffickers that would be part of a money laundering network

The Office of the Attorney General managed to arrest and prosecute wives of the extradited alias Bambam and Gordo Guillermo, among other people that would have lent their names to hide money derived from a cocaine shipment sent to...

The Office of the Attorney General creates a work group to defend Cauca river and residents living near Hidroituango

The first meeting will be held tomorrow Friday, June 21st at the headquarters of the Attorney General's Office. The work group will analyze the stability of the area used to develop Hidroituango, it will establish its environmental impact and...

Office of the Attorney General filed a bill of indictment against former president of Ecopetrol and former members of the Board of Directors of Reficar

Former president of Ecopetrol, Javier Genaro Gutiérrez Pemberthy; and other former employees of this state oil company will be accused as alleged perpetrators of unfair administration and obtaining a false public document. The Office of the Attorney General filed a...

Judicial offensive against a money laundering method named ‘hormiga’

The Office of the Attorney General and National Police dismantled a criminal structure which used a new method to enter illegal assets through the airports of the country. Nine people were arrested. Through the Special Directorate against Money Laundering, the...