Attorney General Jeff Sessions met Wednesday and Thursday with his Colombian and Mexican counterparts in Cartagena, Colombia, to discuss combating the threat of transnational organized crime.
Nearly 300 members and associates of the infamous transnational drug gang MS-13 have been arrested in an interdepartmental collaboration called Operation: Raging Bull, leadership of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agency announced Thursday.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Monday new initiatives to combat MS-13, the transnational drug gang that has been a major target of President Donald Trump’s criminal justice agenda.
The Department of Justice announced Friday the arrest of some 3,800 gang members across four countries, dealing a serious blow to the MS-13 transnational drug gang.
The House of Representatives passed legislation Thursday that would make it easier for the government to deport illegal immigrants who are also criminal gang members.
More than a dozen alleged members of the notorious MS-13 gang were arrested in Ohio and Indiana on Tuesday, according to the Justice Department.