Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Honduras

23 October 2017

The journalist who worked for Canal 12 was gunned down in Copán department, west of Honduras, as he was on his way to work by unidentified armed men open fire from a vehicle. ...

13 September 2017

The journalist of Canal 22 Tegucigalpita was shot by unidentified gunmen in the province of Cortés, north of Honduras while he was with a friend who was also injured. ...

17 January 2017

Igor Padilla The 36-year-old TV news presenter for Canal HCH and well-known crime report was fatally injured when four unidentified gunmen opened fire on him in Suyapa, an area of San Pedro Sula as we he filming a TV documentary on viol ...

19 June 2016

The body of the journalist who worked as a presenter for Tele Morazan 10 and Max TV 22 was found in the municipality of Morazan in the north of country. His belongings were left intact, removing robbery as a motive.

06 February 2016

The host at TopMusic, part of of Invosa Group which also owns Radio Cadena Voices (RCV) and Love 98 Radio, was shot dead killed alongside three friends by unidentified gunmen in San Pedro Sula. ...

22 July 2015

The radio broadcaster for Galaxia 21 was gunned down by a stranger at the door of his residence in Gracias, Lempira, when returning from work.

03 July 2015

The manager of Canal 67, a local TV channel , was shot dead by suspected contract killers on a motorcycle while driving his car in Taulabe, in the central department of Comayagua, on 3 July. ...

25 June 2015

The radio and TV journalist was gunned down by suspected contract killers in his home in the western town of Copán Ruinas. ...

23 June 2015

The body of the journalist with the TV station Teleport , was found inside his home in the northern city of Puerto Cortés. He had been stabbed to death. ...

23 February 2015

The journalist for Radio Globo was gunned down as he was making his way home. Mr. Arriaga had reportedly received death threats before his murder.