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Sean Penn Met with El Chapo

Mexico
Terrorism

Dinesh D'Souza: What politics has in common with organized crime

In 2012 I exceeded the campaign finance limit by giving $20,000 more than allowed to the Senate campaign of a college friend of mine, Wendy Long. Relentlessly prosecuted by the Obama administration for this comparatively minor infraction, I was sentenced to eight months of overnight incarceration …

Health Care

Arrests made as drugs, guns and cash seized in raids linked to organized crime

Eight people have been arrested following a series of pre-dawn drug raids linked to gangs and organized crime in the Montreal area.<p>Officers from …

Car chased by police involved in fatal taxi crash in Glasgow

<b>A car that collided with a taxi in Glasgow, killing a woman who was returning home from her son's wedding, was being chased by police.</b><p>The green Vauxhall Astra drove off from Springhill Industrial Estate after it did not respond to attempts by officers in a police van to pull it over.<p>It collided …

Law Enforcement

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>The father-of-two has apologised for the "hurt and offence" that some of his …

A Strange, True Story of the FBI and Organized Crime

Whitey Bulger is the name you know, but things were far bigger and more complex than you might imagine.<p><i>Excerpted with permission from the forthcoming book, WHERE THE BODIES WERE BURIED: Whitey Bulger and the World That Made Him by T.J. English. Copyright © 2015 by T.J. English. To be published on</i> …

Crime

Criminal ‘Mr Bigs’ escape having to pay back illicit profits after prosecutors give up on cases

ES News Email<p>A Parliamentary inquiry into the inability of law enforcers to seize the illegal gains of criminal Mr Bigs was announced today, as new …

Millions of cigarettes smuggled into Melbourne seized in raids

Almost 6 million cigarettes smuggled into Australia by an illegal tobacco syndicate have been seized by Australian Border Force (ABF) members.<p>Three …

This Guy Developed Computer Software to Map Corruption Between Colombian Authorities and Organized Crime Groups

Eduardo Salcedo-Albarán has helped to uncover links between government officials and narco-paramilitary commanders.<p>While the British government is often accused of perpetrating all sorts of grim evils, they've generally managed to steer clear of corruption allegations. Because government …

Corruption
Journalism

“Are people certain the proceeds from the organised crime is not finding its way into the [SF] political project?”

Micheal Martin took his second pot shot of the week at <i>Sinn Fein</i> in Leader’s Questions in <i>Dail Eireann</i> in as many days. But this was a more forensic …

Elections and Organized Crime: 4 Takeaways

SHARE<p>Results are mostly in for mayoral, gubernatorial and presidential elections in Argentina, Colombia and Guatemala held October 25. Violence was …

TimesLIVE

Salford gangland shootings: Homes raided in Little Hulton and Eccles

Officers investigating the Salford shooting of a mother and son on their doorstep have raided homes and arrested eight people in the Little Hulton …

South-east Asia

Queensland's anti-bikie crackdown came at the expense of fighting other organised crime, report states

Child exploitation and financial crimes have flourished in Queensland because police have focused too much on outlaw bikies, a commission of inquiry …

'Obsolete' gangsters proving problematic

Organized crime syndicates are not fading away, they’re just becoming obsolete.<p>Lawyer Hideaki Kubori and journalist Atsushi Mizoguchi, the country’s …

Two off-duty officers relieved of duty after late-night accident

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Two officers have found themselves on the wrong side of the law after they sideswiped a Memphis Police cruiser in an unmarked …

Mexico

FEC Complaint Alleges Ties Between Billionaire Sheldon Adelson and Chinese Organized Crime Syndicates

In a political world defined by <i>Citizens United</i>, where there is no limit on the amount of money a person can spend to support his political views, one man stands above all of the other billionaires who have contributed massive sums of money, especially during the 2012 election cycle -- Sheldon …

Casinos

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Tucson, Arizona students take on both sides of the gun debate after Parkland shooting<p>'Welcome to the revolution': Students across the country rally …

Latin America

150-year-old Glasgow pub to accept digital currency

Customers will be able to publish lager with experimental digital currency<p><b>A 150 year-old pub in Glasgow's Woodlands Road could be the first to let</b> …

GALLERY: Images of life in 1960s slums shown for first time in Glasgow

• Published on 26 11 2015<p>Iconic photographs depicting some of Glasgow's most deprived slums are returning to the city - nearly 50 years after they were …

Schools in Glasgow warned NOT to support Greater Maryhill Foodbank

SCHOOLS in Glasgow have been issued a warning about a foodbank which was stripped of council funding.<p>The council's head of services for education has …

Man left brain damaged by teenagers murder bid in Glasgow

<b>Two teenagers have admitted attempting to murder a man in an attack which left their victim severely brain damaged.</b><p>The pair, aged 15 and 16, who cannot be named for legal reasons, attacked Ajani Tella outside his home in Springburn, Glasgow, on 1 August this year.<p>The 59-year-old Nigerian, who has …

Crime

Twenty-one people arrested after organised crime raids in Edinburgh

<b>Twenty-one people have been arrested after a probe into organised crime.</b><p>Over 170 police officers were involved in early morning raids on properties …