The region is a major producer of Mexican opium and marijuana. Guzman resumed his command of the Sinaloa Cartel, but on 8 JanuaryGuzman was captured again during a raid on a home in the city of Los Mochis, in Guzman's home state of Sinaloa.
Vicente Zambada was responsible for coordinating multi-ton cocaine shipments from Central and South American countries, through Mexico, and into the United States for the Sinaloa Cartel. One report quotes a former Juarez police commander who claimed the entire department was working for the Sinaloa Cartel and helping it to fight other groups.
The organization has planned to reduce the cost of supplying drugs, particularly from South America, by means of bypassing brokers and looking for vehicles for direct contact with cartels, especially those located in Colombia.
CJNG is one of the most powerful cartels in Mexico and the Department of Justice considers it to be one of the five most dangerous transnational criminal organizations in the world, responsible for trafficking many tons of cocaine, methamphetamine and fentanyl-laced heroin into the United States, as well as for violence and significant loss of life in Mexico.
OCDETF is a partnership that brings together the combined expertise and unique abilities of federal, state, and local enforcement agencies. We have been faithful to that order. Department of State has previously issued a number of rewards through the Narcotics Rewards Program for information leading to the arrest of critical CJNG operatives.
The Latin America-Gioia Tauro route was not the only one.
Customs and Border Protection officers as she crossed into the U. The foot tunnel was discovered in May, On 11 July "El Chapo" escaped from a maximum security prisonwhich is his second successful jailbreak from a maximum security facility in 14 years.
The CJNG has flourished in significant part because of its close affiliation with the Cuinis organization, which is the primary financial support network of the CJNG drug trafficking efforts. Inzunza was believed to be one of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's chief cartel leaders.
The "super tunnels" were equipped with power, ventilation and rail tracks to allow the efficient movement of large loads of narcotics across the U.
As shown by image 3 Drug Trafficking Tunnelin the unpermitted development allowed the building of a 2,foot meter drug "super tunnel" originating from the former Ejido Tampico and adjacent to the Tijuana airport's runway.
When the jet landed at the Tijuana airport, both police and military units failed to cordon off the aircraft and the gunmen escaped. The foot tunnel was discovered in May, When the Mexican government failed to indemnify the ejidatarios for their lost farmland, they reoccupied a 79 hectares acres portion of the Tijuana airport and threatened armed conflict.
Sincethe cartel has been operating in the Philippines after a raid on a ranch in LipaBatangasaccording to a statement by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency PDEA director general Arthur Cacdac, and have entered the country without notice.
When the jet landed at the Tijuana airport, both police and military units failed to cordon off the aircraft and the gunmen escaped. Both were associated with the Sinaloa Cartel. From this strategic point, the cartel distributes their product at the wholesale level to dozens of local street gangs, as much as 2 metric tons a month, in a city with overdocumented gang members.
From there it is smuggled north to Mexico and later into the U.
Since Schirripa was imprisoned by international police forces in the Project Reckoning-Solare operation, Roccisano started to look for new alliances. Oseguera Gonzalez remains in Mexican custody and is currently pending extradition to the United States. Along with the captured suspects, 16 assault rifles, 3 grenades, magazines and 3, rounds of ammunition were seized.In Mexico, the nexus between drugs and gang violence at the cartel level is clear; the Mexican Drug War between rival drug gangs was responsible for over 11, deaths in Mexico in alone – mostly in the US-Mexican border region (Stratfor Global Intelligence ).
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Borderland Beat: Cartel Maps: Cartel Territories of Mexico and Guerrero Cartel Territories Find this Pin and more on Crime - Cartel by History & Writing Enthusiast. Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat Below is a video of mapped cartel territories operating in Guerrero. Cali Cartel vs. Tijuana Cartel - The drug trade is a very large and complex system.
There are many different organizations involved at different levels. There are groups that operate only in growing and selling the product, and only groups that buy and distribute the drugs.
Within the FARC, the 10 th and 16 th Fronts traffic mainly wi th the Beltran-Leyvas, the 48 th wi th Tijuana, and the 27 th wi th Los Zetas and the Juarez cartel. Other alliances inclu de Los Rastrojos wi th Sinaloa, and their rivals, the Urabeños, wi th Sinaloa’s rivals, the Gulf cartel.
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