Their death certificates said they died of heart attacks or strokes, but a postmortem examination found bullet holes in their bones.
Famed cartel kingpin “El Chapo” may be serving life in a U.S. prison, but cooperation on other cartel bosses has ground to a halt.
Carlos Enrique Sánchez aka “El Cholo” formed his own cartel several years ago and the ensuing war turned Guadalajara into one of the most violent cities in Mexico.
The pandemic is causing a surge in drug overdoses due to increasing isolation, desperation, and erratic supply.
Norman “Nobby” Pilcher was one of the UK's first drug warriors. These days, he's anything but.
In response, the U.S. signalled it may again pursue efforts to make Cienfuegos see justice in the U.S.
The new rules promise to limit agencies such as the DEA in Mexico, and to be one of the first diplomatic headaches for President-elect Joe Biden when he takes office.
After years of police successfully claiming "self-defense" as bodies piled up in the country's bloody drug war, will the same rationale work when the victims are on-duty intelligence officers?
We shadowed cartel members in Mexico along every step of the fentanyl supply chain.
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