April 28, 2009

Seven policemen in the northern city of Tijuana were killed and three more were injured from an attack Monday night.  The first attack happened in Fraccionamiento Murúa, the western zone of the city, where four policemen were patrolling and...

April 28, 2009

Visits to detention facilities in the state of Tamaulipas have been suspended.  In order to avoid a swine flu outbreak they need to take certain security measures, the secretary of public security, Héctor Walle, said.  An outbreak of swine flu...

April 27, 2009

Corruption in Monterrey has cost the state treasury 4 billion pesos, an amount that could be recollected if it canceled payments and 'moches' that the top officials demand, PRI candidate Abel Guerra Garza said.  He noted that corruption is so high...

April 27, 2009

Police detained one of the founders of 'Los Zetas', Germán Torres Jiménez, alias el Z-25' and 'El Tatanka'.  Officials believe he has collaborated with Osiel Cárdenas Guillén, the ex-leader of the Guld cartel in Veracruz.  Torres is believed...

April 27, 2009

Mexico City officials stated today that another seven deaths attributed to the swine flu were recorded today.  This raised the total amount of deaths in Mexico City to 22 and 110 in the entire country.  The government is also thanking citizens...

April 27, 2009

in Mexico as a result of swine flu, a hybrid variant of multiple influenza viruses.  On Sunday, April 26, Mexican military personnel from the Army (SEDENA) and the Navy (SEMAR) joined agents from the Federal Preventive Police (PFP) and the...

April 22, 2009

  Although some were opposed to Obama's visit, the PAN feel that it was a success.  The projects proposed between Mexico and the United States to deal with organized crime and undocumented immigrants are a sign of good faith from their neighbor...

April 21, 2009

A baptism turns into a trap, where 44 drug traffickers, some of whom are members of the cartel 'La Familia' were detained.  Rafael Cedeño Hernández (alias: 'El Cede' and 'el Ideólogo') and is considered the successor of Nazario Moreno González...

April 21, 2009

The Bishops of Durango, Guadalajara, Mazatlán, Zamora, Huejutla y Yucatán deny that they have received death threats from members of the drug cartels.  The Archbishop of Durango, Héctor González Martínez, stated that he does not fear for his...

April 15, 2009

Ex-president Vicent Fox asked for a solid plan and some sort of commitment to solving the issue of organized crime that both countries face.  "What we need is a compromise from President Obama and the U.S. government, and no more words, no more...