April 7, 2009

580 policemen from a variety of departments participated in a security operation during 'Semana Santa' in Nuevo Laredo.  State and federal police, firemen, and paramedics.  Antonio Aguilar Candelaria, the director of security for the city of Nuevo...

April 7, 2009

Beatriz López Leyva, the ex-director of the PRD in San Pedro Jicayán was killed outside her home around mid-day on Tuesday.  In previous years, there have been attempts on Leyva's life.  In 2005, she received a gunshot wound by assumed members...

April 7, 2009

An undocumented Mexican immigrant was convicted today in Charlotte, North Carolina on charges of human trafficking.  Jorge Flores Rojas will spend 24 years in prison for trafficking women and minors across the border to prostitute them.  Rojas also...

April 6, 2009

The national commission of human rights (CNDH) presented a demand of action to the Mexican Supreme Court (SCJN), claiming that Article 124 of the law of sustainable forest development in Nuevo Leon is not a safe environment and violates access...

April 3, 2009

National Oral Trial Competition "la Competencia Nacional de Litigación Oral," was held recently. Rosalinda Ordoñez, Mayra Portillo Cecilia Mendoza Cristian Beiza and formed the team from  Universidad Regional del Norte (Chihuahua) they achieved...

April 3, 2009

The Mexican federal government announced the launch of a program that will invest funds to shield the northern border of Mexico to United States, and thereby curb the smuggling of weapons from U.S. territory and have served drug trafficking cartels...

April 2, 2009

1500 officers from federal, state and municipal law enforcement agencies began their efforts today on border public security operations for the Easter holiday period in the border city of Reynosa. Among the forces that participate in the operative...

April 2, 2009

Federal authorities today announced the capture of Vicente Carrillo Leyva, a suspected top leader of a family-run drug gang based in Ciudad Juarez and one of the country's most-wanted figures. Federal law enforcement officials said Carrillo Leyva,...

April 2, 2009

The U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano,  Eduardo Medina Mora and Eric Holder, attornies from the United States and Mexico, met this Thursday to discuss the battle against trafficking weapons on both sides of the common border. ...

April 1, 2009

In Cuidad Victoria, Tamaulipas, constitutional reforms are advancing, and oral trials are becoming more of a reality.  Rafael Diez Piñeyro (Director del Instituto de Capacitación Técnica y Profesional de la Procuraduría General de Justicia en...