Guatemala Dismantles Ring of Policemen Moonlighting as Hitmen

A series of arrests in Guatemala has brought down a criminal group, known as Los Patrones, made up of police officers working as drug dealers and hitmen, showing how the country has not been spared from the growing crisis of police criminality across the region.

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