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Stories with place: San Salvador
  • El Salvador official says police executed gang members 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 10:01 pm

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - El Salvador's human rights prosecutor said Monday that police and soldiers used excessive force or executed presumed street gang members during two supposed confrontations in 2015.

  • Body of missing mayor found in El Salvador 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 6:21 pm

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Authorities in El Salvador say the body of a missing mayor has been found after an intense search.

  • Gangs declare war on police as El Salvador violence rages 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 12:01 am

    SOYAPANGO, El Salvador - As police Inspector Alba Guevara Lopez's officers fanned out through the narrow alleys of a gang-controlled neighborhood in this San Salvador suburb, half had their faces hidden by black ski masks.