March 2021

News

 

(Español) Las policías y fiscalías de 17 países de América Latina y la Unión Europea se unen para concienciar sobre las estafas más comunes detectadas en las inversiones con criptomonedas


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El objetivo es concienciar sobre las principales estafas detectadas en las operaciones con criptomonedas. De esta manera los ciudadanos podrán identificar cómo se producen y qué trucos emplean los estafadores.

 

(Español) 13 países de América Latina y Europa abordaron las rutas y modalidades del tráfico de estupefacientes entre las dos regiones


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La actividad ha servido para que los representantes de las fuerzas policiales intercambiaran información operacional que ayudará a las futuras acciones policiales entre los países de producción, tránsito y destino.

 

 

The ARCO Network activates mechanisms for law enforcement intelligence operations between Latin America and Europe


The network is made up of specialised police officers from 16 countries in Latin America and Europe specialised in fighting arms trafficking, whose mission is to dismantle organised crime.

 

The Network of Prison Academies meets in Uruguay to improve institutional coordination


Attendees will also witness the inauguration ceremony of the National Institute for Adolescent Social Inclusion in Uruguay by its president.

 

 

New results of EL PAcCTO: prosecutors specialised in cultural heritage and improved international judicial assistance


In a week of work in Peru, the programme promotes greater efficiency in coordination among institutions in various areas

 

Jurisdictional units specialised in organised crime for Latin America


In a workshop organised by EL PAcCTO, Latin American and European representatives reflect on the need to promote these specialised units.

 

 

The memorandum for the creation of a Specialised Smuggling Team is signed in Panama


The EME promoted by EL PAcCTO will coordinate the work of the institutions in charge of this offence during the next two years.

 

Nine of the region’s most wanted fugitives arrested in global operation


The arrests took place over one week of intense cooperation between investigators from 12 countries.

 

 

First REDCOPEN webinar on data systems


The virtual activity has served to share information and experiences on how to develop a common data system for more effective prison management in Latin America.

 

Police dismantle a transnational endangered fish smuggling network


The National Police Directorate of Carabineers in Colombia, in coordination with EL PAcCTO, has seized 20,000 native fish from the Colombian Amazon destined for sale as ornamental fish in Europe, Asia and the United States.

 

Ministers and Vice-Ministers from seven Latin American countries set up the Latin American Internal Security Committee


Seven Latin American countries (Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador and Panama) signed the political declaration that marks the beginning of the creation of CLASI, the Latin-American Internal Security Committee.

Videos

What are the most common scams committed through the misuse of cryptocurrencies?

 

A message from CLASI

 

Launching of the Latin American Committee on Homeland Security

 

Blog

Xavier Cousquer (@Xcousquer)
Co-director of EL PAcCTO

The CLASI and its political, strategic and operational implications

El Comité Latinoamericano de Seguridad Interior fue creado con la triple misión de aunar los esfuerzos de los países latinoamericanos en la lucha contra el crimen organizado.

Agenda

05 April - 06 April

Women's protection order in the MERCOSUR framework

LATIN AMERICA | PRISON SYSTEMS |

06 April - 08 April

1st Meeting of RAP Referents - Corruption, Internal Control and International Cooperation

LATIN AMERICA | POLICE COOPERATION |

07 April

How does organized crime harm indigenous communities?

EUROPE AND LATIN AMERICA | THE TIME OF THE PACT |