Cartel War in Guanajuato

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat POPlab click on image to enlarge Anatomy of war All armed conflict maps are photographs of the moment. The displacement of troops, conquests of territories, retreats and offensives are subject to fluctuations due to the disposition of resources, reactions of the adversary, errors, successes and blows of luck, common in any […]

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Former Gulf Cartel Commander Sentenced

El Armadillo-BorderlandBeat from DEA HOUSTON – A 34-year-old Mexican man has been ordered to a federal prison sentence following his conviction of conspiracy to import large amounts of cocaine and marijuana, announced Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent in Charge Will R. Glaspy and U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Luis Ivan Nino-Duenez, El Control, Tamaulipas, Mexico, […]

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Ovidio Guzman: Weapons used by Sinaloa Cartel sicarios in Culiacán, Mexico

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat TY Doc from ARES Yesterday, Mexican law enforcement units, supported by elements of the Mexican military, arrested Ovidio Guzmán López, son of Joaquín “Chapo” Guzmán Loera, during an operation in Colonia Tres Ríos, Culiacán. It remains unclear how targeted this operation was. According to government officials, a patrol came under fire […]

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