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Actions that were taken by the Office of the Attorney General related to the prosecution of crimes within the framework of social protests

A joint investigative action revealed the criminal activities committed by groups responsible for attacks against commerce, public transport and the public force in Bogotá

13 alleged members of the so-called ‘Primera linea Engativá’ were prosecuted for violent actions that affected days of protests and put citizens at risk. 10 of the defendants were sent to prison Several investigative activities allowed the Attorney...

25 alleged members of two criminal structures that participated in criminal acts during the violent demonstrations in Cali were brought to justice

The 15 alleged members of ‘Los del Oriente’ infiltrated the social protest and perpetrated thefts in commercial establishments. In addition, they are accused of the commission of 4 selective homicides and 15 thefts. Among the 10 defendants of the criminal...

The alleged members of the so-called Primera Linea (front line) in Antioquia who participated in acts of vandalism were arrested

Five people were prosecuted for allegedly causing damage to commercial establishments, public areas and institutions during the violent demonstrations in Medellín and Bajo Cauca The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, announced in the city of Medellín the results of the...

Three Venezuelan citizens who were investigated for attacking a police station and police officers during violent demonstrations in Medellín were sent to prison

The Attorney General´s Office charged them with terrorism and violence against a public servant for their alleged participation in acts of vandalism that were committed downtown ​​the city. During a visit to Medellín (Antioquia) to monitor the investigative strategies to...

The Office of the Attorney General’s legal actions concerning violent demonstrations in the Department of Quindío

Seven people who were arrested would be alleged members of the so-called Primera Linea (front line) in Armenia. It is believed that they participated in acts of terrorism and vandalism in municipalities of Quindío. The Office of the Attorney General,...

The Attorney General´s Office carried out the arrest of major of the Police who would be involved in the death of a young man in Ibagué

Members of the CTI of the Attorney General's Office notified a major of the Metropolitan Police in Ibagué about an arrest warrant issued against him for his alleged responsibility in the death of Santiago Murillo Meneses (19-year-old) in facts...

The people allegedly responsible for setting fire to different CAI and two motorcycles of the National Police in Bogotá were brought before the justice

The Attorney General's Office dealt a hard blow to different criminal groups that have committed crimes within the framework of violent demonstrations during the social protest that is taking place nationwide. On May 4, the facilities of several Comando de...

Three minors who allegedly participated in an attack with homemade explosives ‘Molotov’ against the Police station and judicial center in Cali were sent to a juvenile detention center

Three metal shields with signs alluding to the so-called "Primera linea Siloé" were seized from the adolescents In Cali (Valle del Cauca), the Attorney General Francisco Barbosa Delgado announced new results of the actions taken to clarify criminal acts and...

Nine people allegedly involved in acts of vandalism in Tuluá (Valle del Cauca) were arrested

Three of the detainees received a prison sentence for their alleged participation in the acts that caused the fire of the Palace of Justice in Tuluá. The Attorney General, Francisco Barbosa Delgado, in the company of his executive staff, arrived...