Tagged: illegal

The Golden State Provides a Golden Ticket for Drug Cartels and Transnational Criminal Organizations

California is an incredibly diverse state, with a variety of socio-economic classes, races, and cultures; now, it has also become the unwitting host to an equal variety of transnational criminal organizations. These corporations operate in a border-less, crime-fueled and profit-driven underworld, and scores of these corporations have made their homes...

World Bank Report Addresses Organized Crime’s Links to Illegal Logging

A new report from the World Bank sets the record straight on the relationship between illegal loggers and organized crime and offers both policy and operational recommendations. In addition to the environmental devastation of the clear-cutting practices carried out by these loggers, approximately $10-15 billion is generated for organized crime...

Latest Legal and Illegal Immigration Statistics

The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Immigration Statistics provides the most recent data on legal permanent residents, nonimmigrant admissions, and illegal entries into the United States. In the report Estimates of the Legal Permanent Resident Population in 2010 the Office of Immigration Statistics estimates the legal permanent resident (LPR)...