Special Police Unit Formed for LGBT Crimes

A special police unit has been formed which is dedicated to investigate crimes committed against members of Honduras’s LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) population. The Sexual Diversity Unit will be overseen by the DNIC. The unit will work closely with local LGBT-rights advocates and organizations. According to Oscar Aguilar, the Spokesman for the DINIC, “We […]

Honduran Murder Suspect Found in USA

A Honduran who was repeatedly deported from the United States but managed to return has been arrested once again — this time for murder. Federal agents arrested Pedro Antonio Martínez Escobar, 37, on charges that he was illegally in the United States. Martínez is expected to be charged criminally for repeatedly re-entering the United States […]

Han Ji-soo to be Freed

A Korean woman charged with murder in Honduras has been found not guilty, the foreign ministry in Seoul said Sunday, adding that she could be freed later. The ministry said in a press release that a regional court in Roatan ruled Han Ji-soo, 27, innocent in what was her first main hearing Saturday, local time. […]