November 10, 2009

During the opening of the citizen and media congress: Joint Action, the national President of the Integral Development of the Family(DIF), Margarita Zavala, asked citizens to overcome fear, have confidence, and promote participation to face...

November 5, 2009

According to La Jornada, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights condemned the assassination of journalist, José Bladimir Antuna García, writer for the newspaper, Tiempo de Durango. The commission called on Mexican authorities to protect...

November 3, 2009

According to El Universal, soldiers of the Mexican army bombarded an agent of the Federal Public Ministry with bullets after a chase that led to confrontation. Up to the time this article was published on Tuesday November 3rd, no official version of...

October 29, 2009

Édgar Enrique Bayardo del Villar is currently the only former police chief at the federal level who was accused of corruption and connections with organized crime, fought the charges against him and to this day, continues to charge the treasury for...

October 27, 2009

According to El Universal reporter, Francisco Gómez, of the various police bodies that exist in the country, the municipal force is considered the first and most important contact in relation to the citizenry. However, this force is also considered...

October 22, 2009

Major Valentin Diaz was named director of the Guerrero State Ministerial Police on October 7th. Diaz is a native of Veracruz and retired air force major who spent the past year as commander of the Delicias precinct for the Cuidad Juarez municipal...

October 20, 2009

This week, El Universal ran a series of reports by two teams of journalists on drug trafficking and its impacts north of the border, looking especially at U.S.-side corruption and retail distribution networks. According to part of an on-going...

October 15, 2009

According to El Economista, local authorities reported an occurrence of violence linked to organized crime, including a quadruple homicide leaving 11 dead in Chihuahua during Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. 10 of the executions occurred in and...

October 13, 2009

According to the newspaper, El Universal, only 15 out of 100 crimes are reported in Mexico, leaving 85 crimes and criminals in impunity. There has been concern about this situation from federal deputies who state they feel it is an obligation to...

October 9, 2009

A clandestine laboratory where elaborate synthetic drugs were produced was dismantled by members of the military in Soyatan del Oro of the municipality Atengo, 139 kilometers from the capital. Inside the lab 293.3 kilograms of moist, granulated...