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Police-community collaboration is critical to nation safety.

Police-community collaboration is critical to nation safety.

Police-community collaboration is critical to renewing the values of America and the lifeline of public safety throughout the nation. READ ARTICLE HERE…

US crime rates are falling, often dramatically.

US crime rates are falling, often dramatically.

After months dominated by allegations that US law enforcement is reckless in the use of deadly force, especially when it comes to African-American men, there’s a new criminal-justice narrative: US…

Negotiating?: Guzman wants to stay in a Mexican jail.

Negotiating?: Guzman wants to stay in a Mexican jail.

The leader of Sinaloa Cartel Joaquin “Shorty” Guzman’s capture marks a triumph for Mexico´s President Peña Nieto, whose government last July seized the leader of Los Zetas, Miguel Angel Trevino,…

Imprisonment techniques and how to lower reoffending rate from 70% down to 16%

Imprisonment techniques and how to lower reoffending rate from 70% down to 16%

It is clear to anyone – when looking at the results of prison governor Arne K. Nilsen’s approach that by achieving its low reoffending rate – thereby reducing the number…

Prison population dropped for 3rd consecutive year in the U.S. but still world´s largest jailer.

Prison population dropped for 3rd consecutive year in the U.S. but still world´s largest jailer.

The United States remains the world’s largest jailer, with 5 percent of the world’s population and 25 percent of its prisoners. However, the prison population in the United States dropped…

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,…

Mexican prison security chief assassinated

Mexican prison security chief assassinated

The head of security for a Mexican prison in Culiacan, the capital of the northwestern state of Sinaloa, has been gunned down, according to police. Alejandro Osuna Rios was murdered on Friday in…

Drug lord sentenced to 16 years in Miami court

Drug lord sentenced to 16 years in Miami court

Jaime Alberto Marín Zamora, a Colombian cocaine kingpin, has been sentenced to more than 16 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to US drug trafficking charges.  A judge in…

Six thousand year jail sentence for Guatemalan soldier

Six thousand year jail sentence for Guatemalan soldier

A Guatemalan court on Monday sentenced a former special forces soldier to 6,060 years in prison for participating in a 1982 slaughter where 201 people were killed. Pedro Pimentel, 55,…

Mexican prisons infested with contraband

Mexican prisons infested with contraband

In an early Saturday raid at two prisons in the Mexican city of Morelia, the Michoacan Ministry of Public Security seized drugs, weapons, alcohol and a wide variety of household appliances including plasma screen televisions.…

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