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Rio de Janeiro and Medellin: Similar Challenges, Different Approaches - Brazil and Colombia Police, Military Heritage, Community Policing, Narcis Serra, Max Ungar, Youth Programs, Urban Projects
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Medellin, Colombia, are large urban cities that have struggled with public insecurity caused by illegal armed groups. Both have developed new programs to address areas of violence and parts of the cities that have become marginalized.
Ecuador: A Low-Threat Environment for Drug Trafficking - Cocaine Trade, Rafael Correa, Cartels, Andes Narcotics, Mexico, Transnational Crime Organizations, U.S.-Ecuadorian Relations, Money Laundering
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Ecuador's role in the cocaine trade has historically differed from its drug-trafficking neighbors. This Andean country traditionally serves as a transshipment hub for illegal narcotics, precursor chemicals, and a place to launder money.
The Life and Crimes of Pablo Escobar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
As leader of one of the world’s most notorious and powerful drug organizations, Pablo Escobar made billions of dollars in the drug trade and murdered thousands of people. He had his own fleet of airplanes, multiple mansions, and even a private zoo, not to mention his own army of criminals. How did Escobar become one of the most powerful Colombian drug lords? Let’s find out in this book!
Carmine and Ralph Polizzano Genovese Narcotics Dealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 1957 Carmine Palizzano was a soft-spoken family man who had lived at the same address in Woodside, Queens for a decade. Shortly before he answered a summons for a traffic violation Carmine was arrested in a roundup of drug dealers. His brother Ralph served prison time for interstate drug trafficking earlier. Both Palizzano brothers were involved in the manufacture and distribution of narcotics.
El Chapo: World's Most Notorious Drug Lord Recaptured by Mexican Authorities
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
El Chapo Guzman’s capture arouses the curiosity of people all throughout the world. Most people probably share the same thought in mind about the way the Mexican authorities recaptured El Chapo.
El Chapo Guzman: His Life of Crime
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In this book, we will take a look at the Mexican drug kingpin El Chapo Guzman: his early life, how he entered the business of drug trafficking, how he expanded his business, and how he increased his control over the Mexican drug cartels. Of course, who can forget about his arrests and the many number of escapes he made from the authorities?
A Theater Approach to Low Intensity Conflict - CLIC Papers - Middle East, Southern Africa, Horn of Africa, Central Asia, Persian Gulf, Pacific Rim, Central America, Caribbean, Terrorism, Drugs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The development of a coherent and effective United States strategy to manage the global low intensity conflict threat is contingent on understanding this complex phenomenon. This, in turn, requires a comprehensive theory of low intensity conflict be crafted by security professionals and scholars.
Retirement Policy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A reporter for the New York Times has been marked for murder, but he doesn’t know why. All he knows is that someone is trying to kill him. Garth turns to his friends, CIA agents, who try to help him, but the pursuit is relentless. Someone has a murderous agenda and is leaving a trail of dead bodies—and Garth is next.
Evaluation of the United States Drug War Policy Abroad: A Case Study in Colombia - Narco-Trafficking, Interdiction of Cocaine, Illicit Drugs, Blackmarket, FARC, ELN, AUC, Incentive in the Coca Trade
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
As the United States continues to recover from the greatest recession since the Great Depression, the U.S. government must find cost savings. Therefore, this project aimed to find efficiencies through reallocating funds from a program proven ineffective.
Drug Cartels and Gangs in Mexico and Central America: A View Through the Lens of Counterinsurgency - Mexican Cartels, COIN Doctrine, Colombia's Insurgency, Drug Trafficking Organizations (DTOs)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
For decades, the United States, and its partner Latin American nations, have fought to stop the flow of illicit drugs from South America to the streets of North America, yet the drugs continue to feed the addiction of the 5.8 million cocaine users in the United States today.