Category Archives: crime

Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. – Crime, murder, drugs in Puerto Rico

  https://www.houstonpress.com/news/bloody-tide-how-puerto-rico-affects-the-us-6597606 Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. Michael E. Miller, Casey Michel | March 20, 2013 | 4:00am Julio Ramos Oliver died over a spilled drink. It was just after midnight January 20, and Old San Juan … Continue reading

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Welfare in Puerto Rico, SNAP, Food Stamps, Fraud

  https://www.offthegridnews.com/current-events/us-food-stamps-in-puerto-rico-costing-you-2-billion-dollars U.S. Food Stamps In Puerto Rico Costing You 2 Billion Dollars Written by: Tara Dodrill Current Events June 17, 2013 169 Comments  Print This Article image credit huffingtonpost.com (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo) More than one-third of the population in … Continue reading

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Federal authorities to stop fraud in healthcare programs

It is widely known that in PR, there is a great deal of healthcare fraud, as many citizens under-report their income to qualify for free medical care.  Doctors and dentists in PR have told me that it’s easier for the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico faces a surge in murders after Hurricane Maria

http://beta.nydailynews.com/news/crime/puerto-rico-faces-surge-slayings-post-maria-article-1.3752263 Puerto Rico faces a surge in murders after Hurricane Maria By Megan Cerullo Jan 11, 2018 | 9:10 PM Puerto Rico faces a new horror in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria as 32 people have already been killed in … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico reports 78 killings in one of deadliest months

  https://www.yahoo.com/news/puerto-rico-reports-78-killings-one-deadliest-months-192005511.html Puerto Rico reports 78 killings in one of deadliest months DANICA COTO , Associated Press•February 1, 2018 FILE – In this Jan. 11, 2018 file photo, a forensic worker lifts a body at a crime scene in San … Continue reading

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How corrupt are the police, law enforcement in Puerto Rico?

http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/eighty-nine-law-enforcement-officers-and-44-others-indicted-drug-trafficking-crimes-puerto Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, October 6, 2010 Eighty-Nine Law Enforcement Officers and 44 Others Indicted for Drug Trafficking Crimes in Puerto Rico WASHINGTON – Eighty-nine law enforcement officers and 44 others in … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico a growing hub for cocaine, heroin shipments to the US

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/puerto-rico-a-growing-hub-for-cocaine-heroin-shipments-to-the-us Puerto Rico a growing hub for cocaine, heroin shipments to the US by Anna Giaritelli  | April 16, 2018 12:00 AM DEA agents load bales of cocaine into a van after a news conference at the U.S. Coast Guard … Continue reading

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