On Tuesday, the Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Jorge Fernando Perdomo Torres, attended Third Police International Congress of polygraph examiners hosted by Colombian National Police.
Attorney General’s Office will summon the retired General Rito Alejo Del Río to declare about the facts which caused comedian Jaime´s Garzón death on august 13th 1999. The Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Jorge Fernando Perdomo said that Del Rio was summoned to declare since he was the immediate superior of retired Colonel (r) Eliezer Jorge […] Read complete news
The Specialized National Prosecutor´s Office on Assets Forfeiture (Extinción del Derecho de Dominio2) ordered the forfeiture 187 properties to the value of $19.229.000.000 colombian pesos, owned by nine councilors and former councilors who are linked to the investigation on “contracting carousel” in Bogotá. Regarding this “carousel” process which is conducted by the Third Delegate Prosecutor´s […] Read complete news
A prosecutor assigned to the Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law Directorate requested a preventive detention order against Doménico Antonio Mancuso Hoyos for events related to a massacre occurred on may 1999 in La Gabarra, Norte de Santander region. The prosecutor in the case requested this preventive detention measure for the offenses of multiple and […] Read complete news
The 78th municipal criminal court of Bogotá, with supervisory functions (control de garantias) issued a preventive detention order with imprisonment against four (4) officers from the National Prison (Instituto Nacional Penitenciario y Carcelario – INPEC) and one (1) individual for embezzlement of four thousand eight hundred pesos at this institution. The judge considered that they […] Read complete news
Former Councillor Hipolito Moreno who was convicted in the case of “contracting carousel”2 in Bogotá and summoned to testify before the First Criminal Circuit Court claimed that former councilor Orlando Parada Diaz benefited from 50 appointments at Unidad de Mantenimiento Vial (UMV) in the middle of 2009. Parada Diaz who was elected from 2008 to […] Read complete news
In a joint operation conducted in San Martín (Meta), Judicial Police members on Organized Crime from the Attorney General´s Office arrested retired Colonel Jorge Eliécer Plazas Acevedo who was convicted to 40 years in prison for the murder of Israeli industrialist, Benjamín Khoudari. Eleven years ago, the former Officer escaped from a School of Artillery, […] Read complete news
The Regional Support Team from Cali belonging to The Specialized Judicial Police on Organized Crime with support of the Department of Criminalistics from CTI Judicial Police in Cali and Gaula found four male bodies who apparently correspond to some of the six farmers massacred two months ago by members of the criminal gang Los Rastrojos […] Read complete news
Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Jorge Fernando Perdomo Torres handed over a commemorative plaque to the United States Internal Revenue Service Regional Attaché for South America, Manny J. Muriel, in recognition of his commitment, his effort and dedication to the fight against transnational economic and financial crime, as well as, strengthening of relations and cooperation between […] Read complete news
The Sixth Circuit Court of Bogotá hearing the case (Juzgado de Conocimiento) sentenced Billy Cristian Rincón López to 17 years and 3 months in prison as he is allegedly responsible for a murder offense. The judge took into account in his decision that the action committed against the victim was perpetrated for a superficial reason.