California: Mexican pharmacist smuggled counterfeit pills with fentanyl, across border, into Monterey County, triple spike in ODs

 Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat   TY Gus Source The Californian  A Mexican pharmacist allegedly ran powerful sedative and opioid drugs across the border, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California. Francisco Javier Schraidt Rodriguez, 61, would smuggle bottles of alprazolam and “M30 pills,” which are bluish counterfeit […]

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The ‘Culiacanazo’, remains an open wound

 Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat   Reforma On October 17, 2019, the most shocking criminal event in the history of Sinaloa occurred: a series of decisions that paralyzed Culiacán and caused a wound that has not yet  healed. That day, the Sinaloa Cartel took by surprise all the inhabitants of this city, threatening them with their rifles, […]

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“The brother of AMLO asks that I be imprisoned for 12 years” says journalist Carlos Loret de Mola

 Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat  Source AMLO’s brother was on film receiving bags of cash from ALMOs nominee for an anti-corruption position By Carlos Loret de Mola Pío López Obrador, brother of the president of Mexico, after being caught on videos illegally receiving packages of cash, filed a complaint with the Attorney General’s Office (FGR). It […]

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(Indictment) Former Natl Security Chief Salvador Cienfuegos worked with Cártel de Nayarit (Beltran Leyva) alleges United States Attorney

 Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat  Reforma Borderland Beat Archives The United States accused Salvador Cienfuegos, Secretary of National Defense in the past sexenio (EPNs six-year term), of having worked for the H-2 Cartel, a violent criminal group based in Nayarit, in exchange for bribes. The United States Attorney for Eastern Brooklyn today asked Judge Carol Bagley Ammon […]

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2,224 pounds of meth, 893lbs cocaine 13 lbs heroin tied to Sinaloa cartel seized in California – largest haul in DEA history

 Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat  TY Borderland Beat Follower  DEA-LA DEA Acting Administrator Timothy J. Shea and local law enforcement officials announce the largest domestic seizure of methamphetamine in DEA history LOS ANGELES – At a press conference today, DEA Acting Administrator Timothy J. Shea and Los Angeles Field Division Special Agent in Charge Bill Bodner […]

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