All posts tagged "crime"
Governor favors application of Public Order Code in tourism areas as well
San Juan Mayor says hotels, tourist areas should be included to avoid discrimination
- Posted October 11, 2018
Senator Demands Dismissal of Puerto Rico Public Safety Secretary
Dalmau: Pattern of protecting officials who fail to fulfill obligations continues
- Posted March 2, 2018
Sessions says murder uptick threatens progress on crime
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions painted a grim vision of violence in America on Tuesday, telling state law enforcement officials that a recent uptick in murders threatens to undo decades of progress. He pledged to “put...
- Posted February 28, 2017
Armed men rob armored truck, injure security guard in Hato Rey
SAN JUAN – Four armed men robbed Monday morning an armored truck in Hato Rey, leaving a security guard wounded, police said. The robbery was reported at 10:50 a.m. on Las Américas Avenue, near Roosevelt Avenue and...
- Posted October 31, 2016
Police rush to protect Puerto Rico official after shooting
SAN JUAN — Police say bullets fired during a drive-by shooting have hit a restaurant where a candidate for Puerto Rico’s governorship was meeting with union leaders. Authorities say that David Bernier wasn’t injured and apparently wasn’t...
- Posted September 29, 2016
Cuban National Volleyball Team Members Charged with Rape
HELSINKI – A Finnish prosecutor on Tuesday brought charges of aggravated rape against six members of the Cuban national volleyball team, which lost their games at the Rio Olympics with a depleted team. Prosecutor Leena Koivuniemi said all six...
- Posted August 16, 2016
DNA Law Leads to Retrial for 3 in 1988 Puerto Rico Killing
AGUADA, Puerto Rico – The witness said he was sure: He’d driven three men to the beach and watched them sexually attack and kill a 21-year-old pharmacy student. The judge had his doubts, but the jury was...
- Posted August 12, 2016
Rio Authorities Step Up Security after Bus Windows Shattered
Military police in Rio de Janeiro are stepping up security after projectiles struck a bus carrying journalists to the main Olympic Park
- Posted August 10, 2016
$2.7M Worth of Cocaine Seized off Puerto Rico’s North Coast
Authorities arrested two people and are looking for one fugitive
- Posted July 11, 2016
Charges Filed in Case of Boy Killed July 4 in Caribe Hilton
Bag found with gun and children's clothing
- Posted July 9, 2016