Public safety

The Office of the Attorney General obtained a detention measure in a juvenile detention center for a minor accused of attacking another minor, apparently, due to his sexual orientation

The defendant was charged with attempted murder on facts that took place in the city of Sincelejo (Sucre).  The Attorney General's Office charged a 16-year-old minor who apparently attacked another minor and amputated his hand. He was charged with attempted...

The Office of the Attorney General appointed a high-level team to strengthen investigative works related to the murder of nine people in the rural area of ​​Samaniego (Nariño)

The inter-institutional team of prosecutors and judicial police is led by the Deputy Attorney General, Martha Mancera, who, accompanied by the Delegate Director on Public Safety, Carmen Torres Malaver, verified the investigative progress in to clarify the multiple murders...

Frontal fight against drug trafficking networks that affect girls, boys, and teenagers which also endanger citizen´s security

Between July and August, the Office of the Attorney General in a joint work with the National Police and the National Army, managed to seize 22 tons of narcotics that were intended for supplying the micro-trafficking gangs in the...

The Office of the Attorney General achieved the prosecution of the criminal network known as ‘Alta Gama’ which is responsible for robberies in the north area of Bogotá

The arguments and evidence presented by the Office of the Attorney General were decisive for a supervisory judge to issue a prison sentence against seven alleged members of the criminal organization knows as ‘Alta Gama’.  These people are responsible for...

Sent to prison three alleged members of the criminal network ‘La Invasión’, involved in the illegal sale of lots and other crimes in Bogotá

At the request of the Attorney General's Office, a supervisory judge in Bogotá issued a prison sentence against two men and a woman accused of being part of the criminal gang known as  'La Invasión' involved in the illegal sale...

Criminal structure ‘Alta Gama’, responsible for robbing houses in Bogotá

The Office of the Attorney General and National Police arrested seven alleged members of this criminal network which was involved in the robbery that took place on June 19 in a neighborhood named as Santa Bárbara in the north...

Judicial offensive carried out against criminal structures that affect public safety

The Office of the Attorney General and the National Police dismantled 22 criminal gangs that committed murders, theft, drug trafficking, and other crimes. The prioritization of investigations about facts that affect tranquility and coexistence, the articulated work of the Office...

Arrested people allegedly involved in a jewelry theft at a shopping center in Bogotá

Within the framework of the strengthening policy on public safety in times of Covid-19, the Branch Office on Bogotá and Sijin – National Police arrested in the last hours five alleged members of the criminal structure Los Cronos who...

“The public safety strategy involves San Andrés and Providencia Island”: Attorney General Francisco Barbosa

Continuing with the Office of the Attorney General´s strategy: "En la calle y en los territorios”*, the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado visited the Branch Office of San Andres and held a meeting with the National Police and businessmen...

The Office of the Attorney General and the trade sector of Bogotá will implement prevention strategies on ​​public safety

At the end of the meeting with the National Traders Federation (Federación Nacional de Comerciantes Fenalco) and the representatives of different shopping centers in Bogotá, the Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, announced some of the guidelines to make progress...