Honduras Police Chief Firing Highlights Tensions over Militarization and Police Purge

policia_1_x2x.jpg_1718483346“The Honduran National Police are currently in a standoff with the Ministry of Security after Police Chief Ramón Antonio Sabillón was dismissed last week, allegedly for opposing government-backed militarization of public security and a purge of the police force. His removal signals militarized policing is here to stay in Honduras…”

This piece co-authored with Sarah Kinosian can be read in its entirety on the Center for International Policy’s Security Assistance Monitor Blog.


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