In recent years, Asian immigrants have become the target of youth gangs in France. In August 2016, a man was killed in the Paris suburb of Aubervilliers.
In Latin America, the line between asylum seeker and refugee is fluid. State persecution of refugees rarely occurs, but the conflicts between rival gangs and drug cartels are growing. Pablo Kummetz reports.
A multi-armed "kraken" of family-linked crime gangs used young girls to commit robberies across Germany. Police say they have cut off one arm from the pan-European network.
Despite having a raft of measures to prevent gender-based crimes in Cambodia, women continue to face rampant sexual abuse and harassment. Experts say strict implementation of laws is needed to curb the problems.
German police in 2015 found kilos of cocaine in a drug courier's car in an apparent random traffic stop. It was really part of an undercover investigation. The country's highest court has now ruled this practice legal.
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