15/03 – In southern Italy, the “Rinascita-Scott” trial, the first so-called “maxi trial” of the ’Ndrangheta, began on January 13.
15/03 – The latest ENACT paper considers solutions Africa should take to limit the proliferation of small arms and light weapons on the continent.
16/03 – A joint operation of the Uruguayan and Spanish authorities to dismantle an international sex trafficking network reveals that the South American country remains a hub for women trafficking to Europe.
17/03 – Thailand has given the highest level of legal protection to the critically endangered helmeted hornbill, a species heavily targeted by poachers and traffickers for its ivory-like casque.
17/03 – Polish border guards and Czech customs services, coordinated by Europol, dismantled a criminal group suspected of distributing illegal tobacco on a large scale in the Czech Republic.
18/03 – Colombian agents arrested Nini Úsuga, alias La Negra, an important member of the Gulf Clan in charge of finances.
18/03 – Frontex and Albanian authorities signed an agreement to strengthen cooperation on border management and fighting cross-border crime.
19/03 The Spanish National Police dismantled a clandestine laboratory capable of producing 650 kilograms of cocaine per month
20/03 The Spanish Civil Guard dismantles a network that had defrauded about 3 million euros with the sale of protective sanitary material