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- Report on my March, 1995, trip to
- By Bob Corbett. Lawlessness under the embargo.
- Violent Siege in Haiti
- CPTNet, 22 August 1996. On August 18, bandits of the
disbanded Haitian military launched an organized attack on
the main police headquarters in Port-au-Prince. The
defunct Haitian military has threatened terrorist action
against the Preval government unless their conditions are
- Cattle rustling plagues northeast
This Week in Haiti, Haiti Progres,
20–26 May 1998. A cross-border network of cattle rustlers
who are equipped with guns, cars, and motorcycles. The
cattle are stolen from Haiti and then sold in the
Dominican Republic, and vice versa.
- 1997 crime statistics
- From Rachel Neild, 4 November 1998. The National Police
compilation of crime statistics for July to December
1997. Discussion of the
crimes of demonstration,
strike, and distributing tracts in relation to the
- Terror in Poste Marchand
This Week in Haiti, Haiti Progres
22–28 January 1999. The neighborhood near downtown
Port-au-Prince has been overrun by criminals, known as
zenglendo, and the police are nowhere to be found. The
thieves come and rob and endanger the lives of
residents. Trend for police chiefs to participate. Officials
threatened if they try to enforce the law.
- Violence Between Gangs in Cite
- Haiti Reborn/Quixote Center, Haiti Report, 9 September
2002. The population of the city's largest
shantytown recently elevated to the status of commune are
on full alert. Many of them have been forced to leave
their homes to escape the violence that has engulfed Cite
Soleil over the last twenty days. What is new is the
mutual killing of rival gang leaders.