May 7, 2010

The Secretary of the Interior (secretario de Gobernación), Fernando Gómez Mont, pointed at the penal system in Chihuahua as being one of the main causes of the misgovernment that is lived there, and especially in Ciudad Juarez. While...

May 5, 2010

This Wednesday night four men, one of which was a minor of eight years, were shot to death at a gas station by a group of armed individuals who traveled in two vehicles. The State Secretariat of Public Security (Secretaría de Seguridad Pública del...

May 4, 2010

According to Arizona Daily Star, Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever is not investigating a person in Mexico for the killing of Southern Arizona rancher Robert Krentz who was found shot to death in his ranch the day after his brother reported...

May 3, 2010

CERESO) of Durango last year. He said that the resolution counts on ten points of recommendation. Amongst the recommendations is  to promote and establish public policies that safeguard the physical and psychological integrity of the inmates that...

May 3, 2010

The state Secretariat of Public Security of Guerrero (Secretaría de Seguridad Pública estatal) reported the killing of five people while playing soccer in the town of Xaltianguis, in the municiplaity of Acapulco. A group of armed individuals...

April 29, 2010

In the early hours of Wednesday an armed commando killed eight men-amongst them were two minors-while opening fire in a “Bar Aristos” in Ciudad Juarez. According to AFP the gunmen separated the victims before killing them. At least thirty people...

April 28, 2010

The Mexican government recognized the need to return to issues surrounding migrants in the country that are victims of abuse, reiterating the policy of commitment to human rights in general, and particularly those of migrants- independent of their...

April 23, 2010

one of the closest collaborators to the deceased drug boss Arturo Beltrán Leyva. He is considered to be in charge of maintaining relations with Central and South American cartels. “El Indio” has been identified as one of the key figures...

April 23, 2010

This Thursday the Federal Police (Policía Federal) reported the capture of eight people linked to the drug cartel  “La Familia Michoacana,” an act that occurred the 19  on the Valle de Bravo-Toluca freeway in the municipality of Donato...

April 22, 2010

INM) in the municipality of Acayucan, Veracruz, and took 13 Guatemalans who were detained in the facility. In a press release, the PGR reported that approximately thirty armed individuals, who were in two vehicles, went into the INM facility...