By Anthony J. Quinn
The border among Northern eire and the Republic is a rugged position: chilly, windswept, and darkish. For the ladies introduced the following from jap Europe, it will possibly in addition be a battle region. placed to paintings in a farmhouse brothel close to Dunmore, the ladies are compelled right into a dwelling hell. One evening, a pimp takes considered one of them for a experience. She is simply making plans her get away while the automobile explodes. the subsequent morning, there's not anything left however the pimp’s charred physique and the woman’s footprints within the snow.
As his forensics experts flip their cognizance to the blistered corpse, Police Inspector Celcius Daly obsesses over the footprints. the place precisely did the lady come from, and the place did she move? it's the kind of query requested in basic terms within the borderlands—between North and South, among lifestyles and dying.
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21 Initially, the eldest brother, Francisco Javier, headed the family’s business operations until his arrest in December 1993. 22 The AFO developed links to law enforcement and government officials — allegedly doling out $1 million a week in bribes — and cordial relations with “Juniors,” the young scions from wealthy and powerful Mexican families. 25 This effort to extort other traffickers was a major source of conflict as the Sinaloa DTO attempted to branch into Baja California’s lucrative smuggling corridors, and refused to pay tribute to the AFO.
Also important is developing human intelligence within organized crime groups that would enable law enforcement to better target their financial structures. S. sources to Mexico by increasing and improving inter-agency cooperation between ATF, ICE, CPB, and DEA. Funding should be increased for programs such as Project Gunrunner and Operation Gunrunner Impact Teams that have led to increased prosecutions of firearms trafficking. Funding for more staff to monitor federally licensed firearms shops, pawn shops, and gun shows, especially along the Southwest border, are particularly important.
In response to ongoing drug-related violence and a lack of accountability, a movement has developed calling for civilian prosecution in cases of military abuse of civilians during law enforcement operations. Additionally, the human rights record of the military has begun to be criticized by some members of congress and the influential Catholic Church, some going as far as to suggest that the military should not be involved in policing actions in any capacity. IV. STRATEGIES FOR BILATERAL COLLABORATION TO CONFRONT ORGANIZED CRIME Finally, our project examined some of the ways in which both countries can and do work together to confront organized crime.
Border Angels by Anthony J. Quinn