Tag: Cartel Executions

Coahuila Mass Grave

Descubren Otro Narco-Campo de Exterminio en Estado Fronterizo Mexicano

Activistas de derechos humanos que buscan los restos de sus seres queridos en el estado fronterizo de Coahuila han localizado otro campo de asesinatos del cártel donde se cree que hombres armados asesinaron, incineraron y enterraron los restos de un número desconocido de víctimas. La región donde se encontró el campo de exterminio es el mismo por el que Los Zetas y el Cártel de Sinaloa pelearon durante años.

Coahuila Mass Grave

Another Cartel Killing Field Discovered in Mexican Border State

Human rights activist looking for the remains of their loved ones in the border state of Coahuila have located yet another cartel killing field. It is believed that gunmen murdered, incinerated and buried the remains of an unknown number of victims in this deserted area. The Los Zetas and the Sinaloa Cartel fought over the region where searchers found these killing fields for years.

Nuevo Leon Police

Two Mexican Cops Arrested for Cartel Executions, One Died in Prison

Officials tied two local police officers from this border state to the kidnapping and execution of a businessman and his secretary as part of the ongoing cartel war. One of the police officers later died from an apparent suicide inside a state prison.

harem club

Cartel Mexicano Utilizo un Table Dance Como Guarida en Estado Fronterizo

MONTERREY, Nuevo Leon — Autoridades en este estado fronterizo continúan investigando como uno de los carteles que opera en esta ciudad pudo utilizar un table dance como una base de operaciones desde donde se realizaron o planearon varias ejecuciones al igual que otros crímenes.

Los Zetas killing field

Mexican Cartel Extermination Field Found near UNESCO Site

GOMEZ FARIAS, Tamaulipas — Human rights activists searching for cartel victims found an extermination field used by Los Zetas to bury and incinerate at least 500 near a UNESCO-protected ecological biosphere.

AP Photo/Matt York

Phoenix PD’s Sanctuary City Proposal Could Trigger Spike in Violence, Say Officers

PHOENIX, Arizona –The recent revelation that City of Phoenix Police Department is planning a return to a restrictive policy that would limit officers from contacting immigration authorities has raised red flags among active and retired law enforcement who worked during a time when a similar measure led to a dramatic spike in violence.

Journalist Protest

8 Mexican Journalists Murdered in 5 Months

While mainstream media in the U.S. claim to be under attack over memes and the term fake news, eight Mexican journalists have been murdered by drug cartels for doing their jobs. The reporters worked under constant threats and danger due to the instability brought by the widespread presence of transnational drug organizations, commonly known as cartels, and the government of Mexico’s inability or unwillingness to control the violence. Cartels do everything in their power to silence journalists reporting on crime and the corruption that fuels it.

Murdered human rights activist

Sicarios Detenidos en Homicidio de Activista Que Buscaba Hija Asesinada en Estado Fronterizo

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Tamaulipas — La delincuencia organizada que opera en los estados fronterizos de Nuevo León y Tamaulipas han dejado en claro que tiene una estrecha relación pues delincuentes que salen huyendo de esa entidad son reclutados para continuar con su vida criminal en el otro estado. En el caso mas reciente, dos sicarios responsables por el homicidio de una activista en Tamaulipas fueron arrestados en Nuevo León.

Pulling Body out of river

Mexican Cartel Executes Newsie near Rio Grande

PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Coahuila — Authorities in this border city continue to look into the most recent execution of a newspaper hawker shot and dumped into the waters of the Rio Grande. This murder marks the ninth violent death in 2017.