Warlord involved in hundreds of murders sent to Colombia after serving drug sentence in the US

BOGOTA, Colombia — Colombian warlord Salvatore Mancuso was sent to his native country Tuesday after serving a drug trafficking sentence in the United States and being denied several requests to be sent to Italy, where he also has citizenship. Mancuso arrived in Bogota’s El Dorado Airport on a charter flight that also carried dozens of … Read more

South African prosecutors seek extradition orders in the case of $580K stolen from the president

Prosecutors say they are seeking extradition orders and the arrest of more suspects over the 2020 theft of around $580,000 in U.S. cash that was hidden in a couch at South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ranch CAPE TOWN, South Africa — Prosecutors said Friday they are seeking extradition orders and the arrest of more suspects … Read more

Ex-head of Honduras police pleads guilty to drug trafficking; darkens outlook for ex-president

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — For years, Juan Carlos Bonilla, better known as “El Tigre,” was a feared figure in Honduras. His roots were in the military and he brought that bearing to the National Police that he ultimately led. But Bonilla’s tenure was plagued by allegations of human rights violations, including running death squad s and … Read more

A Hong Kong court convicted 4 people of rioting over 2019 storming of legislature

HONG KONG — A Hong Kong court on Thursday convicted four people for rioting over the storming of the city’s legislative council building at the height of the anti-government protests more than four years ago. The break-in on July 1 in 2019 — the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony’s return to China – … Read more

US fugitive accused of faking his death to avoid rape charge in Utah is extradited from Scotland

LONDON — A U.S. fugitive known as Nicholas Rossi, who is accused of faking his own death to avoid a rape charge in Utah, has been extradited to the United States, British media reported Friday. Rossi, 36, whose legal name is Nicholas Alahverdian, is charged with sexually assaulting a former girlfriend in Orem, Utah, in … Read more

Joran van der Sloot is sent back to Peru after US trial and confession in Holloway killing

A Dutch citizen who recently admitted to killing U.S. student Natalee Holloway in Aruba in 2005 is being sent back from the United States to Peru where he will serve out a sentence for the killing of a Peruvian woman ByThe Associated Press October 30, 2023, 1:05 PM FILE – Dutch citizen Joran van der … Read more

Sydney court postpones extradition hearing of former US military pilot until May

SYDNEY — A Sydney court on Monday postponed an extradition hearing for a former U.S. military pilot accused of illegally training Chinese aviators until May as his lawyers attempt to further build their case. Boston-born Dan Duggan, 55, was scheduled to fight his extradition to the United States at a Nov. 23 hearing in the … Read more

Belgian minister quits after ‘monumental error’ let Tunisian shooter slip through extradition net

BRUSSELS — Belgium’s justice minister resigned on Friday over what he described as a “monumental error” after it was discovered that Tunisia was seeking the extradition last year of an Islamic extremist who shot dead two Swedes and wounded a third this week. Justice Minister Vincent Van Quickenborne said that he and his services had … Read more

Former Mozambique finance minister is extradited to the US to face trial over $2 billion scandal

JOHANNESBURG — A former Mozambique finance minister who has been held in jail in South Africa for almost 5 years was extradited Wednesday to america to face a fraud and corruption trial over a $2 billion scandal involving fraudulent authorities loans. South African authorities stated that Manuel Chang, who was Mozambique’s finance minister from 2005 … Read more

Peruvian decide affirms extradition to US of chief suspect in Natalee Holloway disappearance

LIMA, Peru — A Peruvian decide on Tuesday affirmed this week’s deliberate extradition to the U.S. of the principle suspect within the unsolved 2005 disappearance of American pupil Natalee Holloway. The decide’s ruling got here lower than 24 hours after the legal professional for Dutchman Joran van der Sloot filed a writ of habeas corpus … Read more