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800 criminals arrested in global FBI messaging app sting
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800 criminals arrested in global FBI messaging app sting

Three-year operation culminates in police raids in 19 countries
9 Jun 2021
How coronavirus is feeding an organised crime pandemic
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How coronavirus is feeding an organised crime pandemic

Lockdown panic buying has seen drugs become the ‘toilet rolls of Britain’s criminal world’
10 Jun 2020
How Brazilian drug gangs are fighting coronavirus
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
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How Brazilian drug gangs are fighting coronavirus

Traffickers imposing containment measures amid criticism of government inaction
26 Mar 2020
What is the gang film being withdrawn from cinemas?
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What is the gang film being withdrawn from cinemas?

Movie has been pulled from two chains after violence at Birmingham showing
26 Nov 2019
Should the age of criminal responsibility be raised?
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Should the age of criminal responsibility be raised?

Children as young as ten can currently be prosecuted
5 Nov 2019
Why everyone’s talking about MS-13
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Why everyone’s talking about MS-13

Members of the notorious Los Angeles gang are charged with murders
17 Jul 2019
Is it safe to visit Mexico?
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Is it safe to visit Mexico?

North American nation’s murder rate has hit all-time high in 2019
24 Apr 2019

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Nipsey Hussle dead: rapper shot in LA
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Nipsey Hussle dead: rapper shot in LA

Grammy nominee gunned down hours before he was to attend meeting on how to tackle gang violence
1 Apr 2019
Armed gang threaten students at Lancashire college
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Armed gang threaten students at Lancashire college

Teenager injured after knife-wielding group enter Runshaw campus
5 Mar 2019
27,000 UK children are in gangs
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27,000 UK children are in gangs

New report from Children’s Commissioner says tackling child criminal exploitation should be ‘national priority’
28 Feb 2019
Mexican police find 166 human skulls in mass graves
State police officer stands guard near a mass grave that was found in Iguala, Guerrero state, Mexico
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Mexican police find 166 human skulls in mass graves

Pits in Veracruz believed to contain remains of victims of cartel violence
7 Sep 2018
Why the far-right is surging in Sweden
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Why the far-right is surging in Sweden

EU’s most liberal country could be next to face populist earthquake, analysts suggest
27 Jun 2018
How 30,000 children ended up in street gangs
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How 30,000 children ended up in street gangs

Experts point finger at school exclusion policies and middle-class drug users
25 Jun 2018
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