organized crime

Tighter regulation needed of small weapons, Jamaica tells General Assembly

An international regime is needed to regulate the sale and transfer of small and light weapons, Jamaica’s Deputy Prime Minister told the General Assembly’s annual general debate today.

UN chief urges greater cooperation to address global security challenges

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called for greater international cooperation to combat transnational security threats, saying criminals were increasingly exploiting technology to carry out their nefarious activities across the world.

Promising UN help, Ban calls for Caribbean regional action to combat organized crime

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged Caribbean nations to combat organized crime on a regional level and promised United Nations assistance in the fight.