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Lawyer Leonado Pinilla was brought to trial for extortion

Before the 17th Criminal Court of Bogotá hearing the case, the Office of the Attorney General brought charges against lawyer Leonardo Luis Pinilla Gómez, known as alias Porcino, for his alleged responsibility in the crime of extortion, acting as...

28 alleged members of the criminal network Los Raspa were sent to prison

After two weeks of hearings (audiencias concentradas)* in which the Office of the Attorney General charged 28 alleged members of the criminal gang La Raspa with aggravated drug possession, trafficking and manufacturing offenses and coercion of minors to commit...

Human remains of three minors reported missing two years ago in the hills of Bogotá were identified

The Institute of Legal Medicine confirmed that the DNA tests indicate that remains belong to Brayan Andrés Montaña Pulido, Juan Esteban Moreno Pachón and Henry Mauricio Castillo Soche. For two years, the Office of the Attorney General carried out investigations...

Prosecuted 4 alleged members of the network called Los Decor which was involved in selling drugs in Buenaventura

The Office of the Attorney General filed charges against four alleged members of the criminal structure Los Decor, which according to the authorities is involved in the sale of drugs in Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca). People involved are Ana Lucy...

Man involved in investigations on child pornography with minors of Colombia, Argentina, Venezuela and Mexico was arrested

During the investigation, more than 10.000 photographs of his victims between the ages of 9 -14 were detected in his social networks. Due to the conclusive evidence presented by the Office of the Attorney General, the 37 year old Geyner...

The Office of the Attorney General reports the Ministry of Education an infiltration of terrorist groups in the public university

May 2, 2019 11:33 am The Office of the Attorney General has evidence of manipulation and cooptation in public universities by illegal organizations linked to the National Liberation Army (in spanish Ejército de Liberación Nacional- ELN) and Farc´s residual structures...

Arrest of councilman and former contractor of Dosquebradas (Risaralda) for  alleged acts of corruption

At the request of the Attorney General's Office, a judge issued an arrest warrant against Jhon Jairo Llanos Zapata, councilman of Dosquebradas (Risaralda) and Luz Mary Guerrero, former contractor. Llanos and Guerrero will have to answer for the crimes of...

Retired general Mauricio Santoyo was arrested for his alleged participation in the disappearance of two human rights defenders in Medellin

The Office of the Attorney General established the legal status of the former official and ordered his arrest as allegedly responsible for aggravated criminal conspiracy and forced disappearance of persons. According to the evidence and testimonies gathered by the Office...

Lawyer Leonardo Pinilla Gómez arrested for extortion

April 29,  2019 1:49 pm After serving a sentence in the United States, the lawyer was arrested upon his arrival in Bogotá based on a court order obtained by the Attorney General's Office. Leonardo Pinilla Gomez must answer for his alleged...

A corruption network integrated by Dian officials and private individuals who sold confiscated machinery was dismantled

Office of the Attorney General, the National Police and the National Directorate of Taxes and Customs (DIAN)* discovered that the criminal structure allegedly simulated the destruction of machinery, engines and other confiscated products that had actually been sold. As...