Spanish police investigate the murder of Leonardo Michael Flores Ozuna, better known as Monkey Black, a rapper from the Dominican Republic who was stabbed to death during a bar fight in the San Roque neighborhood in Spain where he lived.
Jorge Luis "Daniel" Mendez, 38, from the Dominican Republic, formerly of San Juan, Puerto Rico, was sentenced to 75 months in prison this week ,followed by three years of supervised release, for his role in trafficking the identities and corresponding identity documents of Puerto Rican U.S. citizens.
Dominican Republic successfully requested the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization to establish a WTO panel to examine whether Australia's plain packaging measures for tobacco products are compliant with the WTO rules and treaty obligations.
Large numbers of the New York City-branded condoms that are distributed for free across the five boroughs under a city Health Department program are being smuggled into the Dominican Republic and sold for cash.
Twenty seven police officers have been forcibly retired or dismissed for bad conduct due to acts of extortion, links to drug dealers or criminal gangs.
Children of Haitian descent born in the Dominican Republic are increasingly being barred from attending school following a court ruling that could lead to tens of thousands of people being stripped of their citizenship, according to a report released Friday.
(Ana Caraballo) police searching for the other sibling
Police said they have made a dent in a network of drug dealers whom investigators have been watching for 18 months.
Juliana Deguis Pierre, born in Dominican Republic of Haitian parents, was barred by Immigration agents from boarding a flight to the U.S. via Las Americas International Airport (AILA)on Sunday, for failing to produce a passport.
The National District 1st Court of Appeals in Dominican Republic revoked the release on bond of Eduardo Andrés Massanet Martínez (Nazanet), who was arrested two weeks ago with nearly half a million dollars inside a SUV in barrio of the capital.
Angel Rojas (shot and killed - Dominican Republic national)
A 39-year-old father of two whom witnesses described as an innocent bystander was shot and killed by a teenage gunman on an MTA bus in Brooklyn Thursday evening, authorities say.
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