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U.S. accused of dumping criminals into Mexico

U.S. accused of dumping criminals into Mexico

Mexican President Felipe Calderon this week accused the United States of dumping criminals at the border to avoid the cost of prosecuting them, and claimed the practice has increased violence…

Car bomb detonated against Mexican troops

Car bomb detonated against Mexican troops

Mexican army soldiers deployed as part of that nation’s Northeast Operation in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon survived a car bombing yesterday that may indicate a dangerous escalation in Mexico’s ongoing drug…

Gang war overflows into Mexican prisons

Gang war overflows into Mexican prisons

Mexican authorities have reported that a minimum of 20 prisoners were killed and 12 injured in Saturday rioting at a prison housing drug gang members  in the violent border city…

Even more bodies turn up in Veracruz

Even more bodies turn up in Veracruz

The body count has continued to climb in the Mexican port of Veracruz, as at least 11 more cadavers were located two days after 35 others were dumped by presumed…

Gulf Cartel and Zetas are going down: Jailed Mexican Drug Kingpin cooperate with U.S.

Gulf Cartel and Zetas are going down: Jailed Mexican Drug Kingpin cooperate with U.S.

  In a court in Houston, Osiel Cárdenas Guillén, the mexican head of the Gulf Cartel and also related to the narco-gang Zetas, was sentenced this week to 25 years in…