Law Enforcement Scenario Analysis

May 21, 2019

Sino Australian drug syndicate busted, 8 arrested

SITUATION Eight men have been arrested after NSW anti-terrorism detectives uncovered an organized crime syndicate operating in Sydney’s south-west which was allegedly importing illegal tobacco, supplying drugs and laundering money. The arrests of two men, aged 38 and 39, at Sydney Olympic Park about 8.15am today came as part of...

 

May 20, 2019

Transgender woman shot, killed in US weeks after assault

SITUATION Muhlaysia Booker, 23, was found dead on a street on Saturday morning, and police are investigating the case as "homicidal violence". Police said it is unclear if her shooting was a hate crime or motivated by retaliation. Last month, Ms. Booker was assaulted during a traffic accident, which was...

 

May 20, 2019

Prison riot in Tajikistan : ISIL fighters behind it

SITUATION At least 32 people, including three prison guards and 29 inmates, have been killed in a high-security prison in Tajikistan after convicted Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) fighters started a  prison riot. The nation's justice ministry said the riot broke out late on Sunday in Vahdat, 10...

 

May 17, 2019

Nicaragua: US citizen arrested during anti-government protest killed in Prison

SITUATION A 57-year-old Nicaraguan American man arrested in May last year during an anti-government protest was killed by a bullet in a prison near Managua where he was being held. Nicaragua’s interior ministry said the incident in La Modelo prison began in the early afternoon when a group of prisoners...

 

May 14, 2019

Crossbow German deaths: Two shot through heart, one in neck

SITUATION Two German medieval combat enthusiasts killed with crossbows were shot through the heart with arrows and a third fatally through the neck, reports say. The three were found in a hotel room in Bavaria on Saturday, along with three modern crossbows. Two were used to fire the arrows, prosecutors...