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New Public Safety Secretary will fight drug trafficking in Puerto Rico

  https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/newpublicsafetysecretarywillfightdrugtrafficking-2536891 New Public Safety Secretary will fight drug trafficking Pedro Janer, former Inspector and Acting Special Agent in Charge of DEA’s Caribbean operations says he wants to “take the streets back” from criminals Tuesday, December 24, 2019 – 10:32 … Continue reading

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75 Face Drug Charges In Puerto Rico, Some Allegedly Fed Victims To Reptiles

https://www.npr.org/2019/02/27/698784658/75-face-drug-charges-in-puerto-rico-some-allegedly-fed-victims-to-reptiles 75 Face Drug Charges In Puerto Rico, Some Allegedly Fed Victims To Reptiles     February 27, 20198:52 PM ET Vanessa Romo The U.S. Attorney of Puerto Rico on Wednesday announced 75 alleged gang members have been charged with … Continue reading

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Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/top-fbi-official-says-theres-a-crisis-of-violence-in-puerto-rico Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 9, 2019 / 4:22 PM / CBS News Vega Alta, Puerto Rico — The top FBI official in Puerto Rico said the … 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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On the streets of San Juan, police struggle to rein in crime after Hurricane Maria

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/weather/hurricane/article179863816.html Delinquency has been an issue in Puerto Rico for years, but with electricity out and recovery slow, there is a spike in crime. Al Diaz Miami Herald Staff Hurricane On the streets of San Juan, police struggle to rein … Continue reading

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