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FBI Finds $2.3 million Linked to Drug Ring in House Near Disneyland

May 16, 2016
About a block from Disneyland, federal agents seized $2.3 million in cash that allegedly came from a drug-trafficking and money-laundering group with links to the hometown of the notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, authorities said.

Video: Investigators Suspect Drug Cartel Involved in Ohio Family Murders

April 26, 2016
A law enforcement source confirmed investigators found some 200 marijuana plants. They were inside an indoor grow operation that was found in some of the homes where the eight members of the Rhoden family were executed.

Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Recaptured in Mexico

January 8, 2016
Mexican authorities snared drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in a bloody raid Friday aimed at capturing one of the world's most notorious and slippery criminals.

Mexico Extradites Drug Cartel Boss to U.S.

November 17, 2015
Mexico has extradited top drug trafficker Cesar Gastelum Serrano to the United States, where he is accused of running a network that smuggles tons of cocaine into the U.S. via Central America.

Major Drug Tunnel Found on US-Mexico Border in California

October 22, 2015
Mexican authorities said Thursday they seized about 10 tons of marijuana in an elaborate tunnel with a rail car system that extended well into San Diego and was designed to smuggle drugs into the U.S. from Tijuana.

Drug Lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Escapes From Mexico Prison

July 13, 2015
Drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, Mexico's most powerful drug lord, escaped sometime Saturday night from a maximum-security prison through a sophisticated mile-long clandestine passageway.

Video: Houston PD Officer Linked to Drug Cartel, Bond Hearing Held

April 14, 2015
Federal agents say for years members of the Zetas drug cartel paid a veteran Houston police officer to supply them with guns, bulletproof vests, cars, and police intelligence.

1,000 Agents and Officers Raid L.A. Fashion District, Seize Cartel Millions

September 11, 2014
An army of federal and local law enforcement agents stormed Los Angeles’ fashion district Wednesday, arresting nine suspects, seizing $65 million and searching businesses that federal prosecutors allege have been laundering money for criminals including drug dealers and Mexican drug cartel kidnappers.

1,000 Agents and Officers Raid L.A. Fashion District, Seize Cartel Millions

September 11, 2014
An army of federal and local law enforcement agents stormed Los Angeles’ fashion district Wednesday, arresting nine suspects, seizing $65 million and searching businesses that federal prosecutors allege have been laundering money for criminals including drug dealers and Mexican drug cartel kidnappers.

Border Patrol Agents Take Heavy Caliber Fire from Mexico

July 22, 2014
Sources said they believe the gunfire came from members of Mexican drug cartels, which include former military members trained in shooting that type of weaponry.

Video: Police Investigating Threats on El Paso Billboards

May 27, 2014
El Paso police are investigating possible threats mysteriously placed on two billboards in Central and far East El Paso. Both billboards had mannequins dressed in suits hanging by a noose with messages written in white paint on the billboards.

El Paso Officials Remove Hanging Mannequin from Billboard

May 27, 2014
El Paso police are investigating possible threats mysteriously placed on two billboards. Both had painted messages and mannequins hanging by a noose. The El Paso Times posted this video of one mannequin being removed. Read Story

Video: How Mexican Police Captured Cartel Kingpin

February 24, 2014
Guzmán, alleged head of the Sinaloa cartel, was arrested in a hotel in Mazatlan, Mexico, bringing a likely end to one of the most storied drug trafficking careers in recent history.

How Mexican Police Captured Cartel Kingpin

February 24, 2014
The search for Guzmán was marked by rumors and close calls, but in recent months, the police narrowed down the search for the suspected drug trafficker through a range of five wiretaps, raids on his close associates and a network of informants. Read Full Story Here.

Cartel Leader Arrested in Amsterdam on San Diego Charges

January 7, 2014
A suspected top enforcer for Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel is facing extradition to San Diego on drug trafficking charges after his arrest in Amsterdam last week.

Carcinogenic Cannabis

September 30, 2013
Federal, state and local police as well as other government officials have succumbed to the money involved in the cannabis cancer. Whether it's the legal medical marijuana trade or illegal drug-trafficking gangs, it originates from the same criminal sources.

Getting Away With Murder

September 20, 2013
The release in Mexico of one of the men responsible for the murder of DEA Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena has renewed tension between the U.S. and Mexico over the case.

The Terrorist-Cartel Nexus

August 30, 2013

International drug cartels have been forming alliances with terror groups and other organized criminal organizations in what our own gang expert Richard Valdemar calls "the unholy alliance." A new book, "The Terrorist-Criminal Nexus," explores these connections. Author Jennifer Hesterman joined us to discuss her book.

Is Mexican Cartel Activity In the U.S. Exaggerated?

August 30, 2013
Many of the Mexican cartel crimes in the illegal alien community go unreported. The ugly crimes of kidnapping, human trafficking, extortion, gang violence, and unsolved murders are often committed by Mexican cartel members in cities across the United States but remain unreported.

TV Review: Mixed View of FX's 'The Bridge'

August 26, 2013
As the show progresses, we see the challenges that El Paso Detective Sonya Cross (Diane Kruger) and Juárez Detective Marco Ruiz (Demian Bichir) face in working together across cultural divides as well as in an environment of extensive police and government corruption.
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