Mexican Drug War
The Mexican Drug War (also known as the Mexican War on Drugs) is an ongoing low-intensity asymmetric war between the Mexican Government and some drug cartels. Since 2006, when intervention with the Me...
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El Chapo trial: Former Mexican president accused of being paid $100M bribe
Former cartel member Alex Cifuentes told the court in the El Chapo trial that former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto accepted a bribe from the drug kingpin himself. Peña Nieto denies the accusati...
MS-13 doesn't fear Trump, rival gangs or the police - but they are terrified of La Sombra Negra
La Sombra Negra translates in Spanish as the Black Shadow in Spanish and is an apt name for a group that has surfaced numerous times in El Salvador over the last few decades and is allegedly responsib...
El Chapo's son freed a week after kidnapping, sources say
CNN - Jesus Alfredo Guzman, the 29-year-old son of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, has been freed after he was kidnapped a week ago in Puerto Vallarta, three sources confirmed to C...
Official: Son of 'El Chapo' has been kidnapped
A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was among those kidnapped from a restaurant in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Jalisco Attorney General Eduardo Almaguer said at a news conference Tuesday...
El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
Ohio Mass Killing: Marijuana-Growing Operations Found At Crime Scene
The call ends with Manley’s painful wails as she waits outside the home for authorities to arrive. Six more bodies would be found by the day’s end, all members of the Rhoden family of Pike County, ran...
Top Medical Experts Argue That "War On Drugs" Has Created Public Health Risks
The effectiveness of the so-called war on drugs – the global campaign to prohibit narcotics and prosecute those who use and sell them – is often hotly debated. As the UN prepares for a major vote on i...
El Chapo: 'They Are Turning Me Into A Zombie'
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says prison guards who wake him up every two hours are torturing him by not letting him sleep, the Sinaloa cartel chief's lawyer says.
The Most Notorious Drug Kingpins Of All-Time
By now, most of us are well acquainted with the popular Scarface film. Sure, it’s a work of fiction, but it was inspired by a particular person, one who’s extremely dangerous: a drug lord. Mankind has...
"El Chapo" Guzman: Sean Penn talks about controversial secret interview with Mexican drug lord
In an interview with Charlie Rose, the actor breaks his silence following his secret trip to Mexico to meet notorious drug lord
El Chapo's Alleged Texts To Kate Del Castillo Leaked, And They're Thirsty AF
Judging from these texts, El Chapo was desperate to meet Kate, regaling her with promises that he would protect her, drink tequila with her, and dance. El Milenio allegedly got the messages, which the...
Mexico: Dramatic footage captures 'El Chapo' raid
The Mexican goverment released footage of the raid which brought down the notorious drug lord 'El Chapo', Monday. The video shows a fierce gun battle after p...
El Chapo Speaks-A Secret Visit With The Most Wanted Man In The World
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Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman captured in deadly shootout after six months on the lam
In a deadly, predawn shootout, Mexican naval special forces on Friday captured Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman , the world's most sought-after drug lord and commander of a vast narcotics empire that stretc...
'El Chapo' recaptured after jail break
Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been recaptured six months after his escape from jail, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says.
Beltrán Leyva Cartel
The Beltrán-Leyva Cartel (also known as the Beltrán Leyva Organization (BLO); Spanish: Cártel de los Beltrán Leyva (CBL)) was a Mexican drug cartel and organized crime syndicate, headed by the fiv...
La Familia Michoacana
La Familia Michoacana, (English: The Michoacán Family) La Familia (English: The Family), or LFM was a Mexican drug cartel and an organized crime syndicate based in the Mexican state of Michoacán. For...
La Familia Michoacana - Wikipedia
Gulf Cartel
The Gulf Cartel (Spanish: Cártel del Golfo, Golfos, or CDG) is a criminal syndicate and drug trafficking organization in Mexico, and perhaps the oldest organized crime group in the country. It is ...
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Juárez Cartel
The Juárez Cartel (Spanish: Cártel de Juárez), also known as the Vicente Carrillo Fuentes Organization, is a Mexican drug cartel based in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, across the U.S.-Mexico border from E...
Knights Templar (gang)
Knights Templar—Guard of Michoacán (Spanish: Los Caballeros Templarios Guardia Michoacana) commonly known as the Knights Templar Cartel (Spanish: Los Caballeros Templarios) is a Mexican criminal organ...
Los Negros
Los Negros ("The Black Ones") was a criminal organization that was once the armed wing of the Sinaloa Cartel and after a switch of alliances, became the armed wing of the sinaloa splinter gang, the Be...
Sinaloa Cartel
The Sinaloa Cartel (Spanish: Cártel de Sinaloa or CDS) is one of the world's most powerful drug trafficking, money laundering, and organized crime syndicate. The Sinaloa Cartel is based primarily in t...
Sinaloa Cartel - Wikipedia
Tijuana Cartel
The Tijuana Cartel (Spanish: Cártel de Tijuana) or Arellano-Félix Organization (Spanish: Cártel Arellano Félix - CAF) is now a small Mexican drug cartel based in Tijuana. The cartel once was described...
Tijuana Cartel - Wikipedia
Los Zetas
Los Zetas ([los ˈsetas], Spanish for "The Z's") is a powerful and violent criminal syndicate in Mexico, and is considered by the U.S. government to be the "most technologically advanced, sophisticated...
Los Zetas - Wikipedia
Gun politics in Mexico
Gun politics in Mexico covers the role firearms play as part of society within the limits of the United Mexican States. Current legislation sets the legality by which members of the armed forces, law...
Gun politics in Mexico - Wikipedia
Project Gunrunner
Project Gunrunner is a project of the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) intended to stem the flow of firearms into Mexico, in an attempt to deprive the Mexican drug cartel...
Operation Fast and Furious
"Gunwalking", or "letting guns walk", was a tactic of the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), which ran a series of sting operations between 2006 and 2011 in the ...
Operation Fast and Furious - Wikipedia
ATF gunwalking scandal
"Gunwalking", or "letting guns walk", was a tactic of the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), which ran a series of sting operations between 2006 and 2011 in the ...
ATF gunwalking scandal - Wikipedia