Organized crime

A hard blow against the criminal structure ‘Los Rastrojos’: arrest of alias Brayan, the alleged perpetrator of massacre in Totumito, Catatumbo

The Office of the Attorney General and the National Police arrested the alleged leader of the criminal structure ‘Los Ratrojos’, his brother and three of his subordinates. They would be involved in the murder of six people committed in...

The Office of the Attorney General achieved a 60-year prison sentence for the leader of the urban structure of the ‘Clan del Golfo’ responsible for multiple murders

The Office of the Attorney General achieved  the maximum sentence against Germán Antonio Castilla Pinto, alias Alfonso, head of an urban structure of 'Clan del Golfo' for  planning and executing multiple murders, among other criminals actions that took place in Cesar.  Thanks to the evidence...

Two hard blows against the criminal organization Clan del Golfo in Antioquia

With the seizure of a shipment of cocaine, the finances of this structure were affected (about 150 million dollars) and in a second operation, the group of hit men was impacted with the judicialization of six of its alleged...

Sent to prison alias ‘El Viejo’, alleged financial leader of the residual organized armed group Jaime Martínez del Cauca

A supervisory judge accepted the request made by of the Attorney General and sent Ary Camayo, alias 'El Viejo' to prison. The defendant is the alleged head of finances of the organized group Jaime Martínez who was arrested in...

Arrested eight alleged members of ELN structures linked to the financing and execution of the attack against the police academy Escuela de Cadetes General Santander

The evidence collected in a joint work between the Office of the Attorney General and the National Police allowed the prosecution of eight people who participated in the terrorist attack against the police academy Escuela de Cadetes Francisco de Paula Santander in...

Arrested alias Calimío, alleged ringleader of the Óliver Sinisterra armed group

Another alleged member and three minors were also prosecuted. The Office of the Attorney General prosecuted Luis Augusto Malava Cortés, alias Calimío, for being the alleged leader of the residual organized armed group Óliver Sinisterra, which commits crimes on the Colombian...

The Office of the Attorney General brought alias El Indio to justice for being considered as the ringleader of a residual group which committed terrorists actions and crimes against indigenous communities in Cauca

The evidence and the arguments presented by the Office of the Attorney General were decisive for a supervisory judge in Popayán (Cauca) to impose a prison sentence for Fernando Israel Méndez, alias El Indio, the alleged ringleader of the...

Hard blow against criminal structure ‘Los Caparros’ and residual armed groups responsible for acts against human rights defenders and Farc members in reincorporation process

Thanks to the evidence collected by the Office of the Attorney General, through the Special Investigation Unit, significant results were achieved in clarifying crimes and attacks against human rights defenders and people in the process of reincorporation. Initially, a court...

Office of the Attorney General seized war material from the Organized Criminal Group Los Pachenca in Sierra Nevada of Santa Marta

The Technical Investigative Corps (CTI) of the Office of the Attorney General and Gaula-Army found a cache in a countryside division named Don Diego, part of a small town known as Guachaca in the Department of Magdalena where war material seemed to be...

Five (5) members of the criminal organization ‘La Local’ sentenced for multiple crimes committed in Buenaventura (Valle)

In a hearing aimed at verifying the preliminary agreement and the punishment and sentence, a judge of the special circuit of Guadalajara de Buga (Valle del Cauca) approved the agreement carried out with the Office of the Attorney General...