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To fight crime, more U.S. law enforcement agencies are using undercover agents.

To fight crime, more U.S. law enforcement agencies are using undercover agents.

The U.S. federal government has expanded the use of undercover operations in recent years, with officers from at least 40 federal agencies posing as  welfare recipients, business people, doctors, political…

“Nixle Tip Watch” Anonymous Tips System effective against Crime.

“Nixle Tip Watch” Anonymous Tips System effective against Crime.

In more and more cases, anonymous tips are leading to big breaks in criminal investigations in the United States.  Alert citizens chose to use Nixle Tip Watch as the first…

Brazil: lower spending on public safety.

Brazil: lower spending on public safety.

Recent surveys reflect public safety has not been the priority of the current Brazilian government. The surveys are talkinf about little investment public safety, high rates of crime and homicide,…

PRI advisor Judge Garzon against drug decriminalization and money laundering.

PRI advisor Judge Garzon against drug decriminalization and money laundering.

Besides being an advisor of the Organization of American States (OAS), and directly involved in the peace process in Colombia, Spanish judge Baltasar Garzón has been very active in other…

Good news: Giulani´s advice “Zero Tolerance” policies in Peru if Keiko Fujimori wins runoff elections.

Good news: Giulani´s advice “Zero Tolerance” policies in Peru if Keiko Fujimori wins runoff elections.

Bad news for criminals: “Zero tolerance” expert Rudolph Giuliani is now advicer of Keiko Fujimori in Peru. Peru’s presidential front-runner Keiko Fujimori has hired former New York City Mayor Rudy…

Security in Europe: Europol says illegal use of Internet facilitates organized crime.

Security in Europe: Europol says illegal use of Internet facilitates organized crime.

The Internet has become one of the main tools of European organized crime and human trafficking, drugs and money laundering in addition to being a vehicle of cybercrime. According to…

Mexico will have its own special Border Police.

Mexico will have its own special Border Police.

Mexico will have a Border Police with tasks such as to prevent illegal entry of weapons, explosives and other substances into the national territory of Mexico by the border areas,…

About the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is a full cabinet department of the U.S. federaal government  (a sort of a Ministery of Interior) , created in response to…

Mexico: experts criticized Calderon´s anti money laundering policy.

Mexico: experts criticized Calderon´s anti money laundering policy.

In a academic seminar in Mexico, money laundering specialists criticized the presidential initiative to combat money laundering and terrorist financing, that was submitted by President Calderon last  August. The report…

FBI returned stolen peruvian art.

FBI returned stolen peruvian art.

Today the FBI returned to the government of Peru two Colonial paintings that were recovered by the FBI Art Crime Team. FBI Assistant Director Kevin Perkins, Criminal Investigative Division, presented…