Law enforcement in Peru
Law enforcement in Peru is divided into a national police force and municipal police forces. The Peruvian National Police (Spanish: Policía Nacional del Perú, PNP) is the national police force of Peru...
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Antauro Humala
Antauro Humala Tasso is a Peruvian nationalist and a former army major.He attained international prominence on 1 January 2005 by occupying a rural police station in Andahuaylas, Apurímac Region. Assis...
Alberto Fujimori
Alberto Fujimori Fujimori ([alˈβeɾto fuxiˈmoɾi] [fuʝiˈmoɾi] [ɸuʥiꜜmoɽi]; Japanese: 藤森藤森アルベルト Fujimori Fujimori Aruberuto; born 28 July 1938) was a Peruvian politician. He was President of Peru fr...
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Oscar Mollohuanca
Oscar Mollohuanca is the mayor of Espinar Province in Peru. On 30 May 2012, he was arrested by the national government and accused of inciting protests against an expansion of a copper mine owned by X...
DIRCOTE
The Counter-Terrorist Directorate (Spanish: Dirección contra el terrorismo, best known simply as DIRCOTE) is the branch of the National Police of Peru that is responsible for Peru's anti-terrorist...
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Lady Bardales
Lady Bardales (born 29 nov 1982) is a Peruvian police officer who worked for former president Alejandro Toledo in 2005 [1]. She is a lieutenant in the Peruvian National Police, and was at some point a...
Óscar Ramírez
Óscar Ramírez Durand (born 16 March 1953), who is commonly known as Comrade Feliciano, was one of the leaders of the Shining Path, a Maoist terrorist group in Peru.Ramírez assumed control of the Shini...
Víctor Polay
Víctor Polay Campos (born April 6, 1951) is one of the founders of the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement, a Peruvian guerrilla organization that fought in the internal conflict in Peru. He is curren...
William Trickett Smith II
William Trickett Smith II (or Jr.) is a U.S. citizen from Paxtang, Pennsylvania, who pleaded guilty of killing his Peruvian wife, Jana Claudia Gómez Menéndez de Smith of Trujillo, Peru. Gómez Menéndez...
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Vladimiro Montesinos
Vladimiro Ilich Montesinos Torres (born May 20, 1946) was the long-standing head of Peru's intelligence service, Servicio de Inteligencia Nacional (SIN), under President Alberto Fujimori. In 2000, sec...
Julio Salazar
General Julio Ronald Salazar Monroe was the de jure chief of Peru's National Intelligence Service (SIN) during the early 1990s. During Salazar's tenure at the SIN, Vladimiro Montesinos acted as the...
National Penitentiary Institute (Peru)
The National Penitentiary Institute of Peru (Spanish: Instituto Nacional Penitenciario, INPE) is the government agency charged with incarcerating convicts and suspects charged with crimes. It is p...
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Joran van der Sloot
Joran Andreas Petrus van der Sloot ([ˈjɔːrɑn vɑn dεr ˈsloːt]; born 6 August 1987) is a Dutch citizen, a convicted murderer of a Peruvian woman, and was the primary suspect in the unsolved murder of an...
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Capital punishment in Peru
Capital punishment in Peru was last used in 1979. In the same year, the death penalty was abolished for ordinary crimes.
Capital punishment is currently legal only during times of international or...
Zenón Noriega Agüero
Zenón Noriega Agüero (July 12, 1900 – May 7, 1957) was a Peruvian army general who formally was president of a military Junta for two months in 1950.
Noriega was born in Cajamarca in 1900 as...