PABLO ESCOBAR

The 2018 FIFA World Cup

The Own Goal That Led to Murder

A tale of two Escobars.
Hydall Codeen
6.22.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Pablo Escobar's Brother Is Suing Netflix for $1 Billion

"If we don't receive it, we will close their little show," Roberto De Jesus Escobar Gaviria said of 'Narcos.'
Beckett Mufson
9.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'American Made' Brings Real-Life Drug Smuggler Barry Seal to the Big Screen

Watch a trailer for the upcoming biopic, starring Tom Cruise as the commercial pilot-turned-drug runner.
VICE Staff
6.5.17
Noisey

“El Titan” and Heavy Metal in Pablo Escobar’s Medellín

Remembering "the Colombian Bruce Dickinson" who survived the drug wars and inspired a generation of South American metalheads.
Alex De Moller
5.13.17
Film

Watch an Exclusive Behind the Scenes Look at Pablo Escobar’s Death on Narcos

See how the show prepared for the kingpin's gruesome end.
Amil Niazi
10.26.16
Stuff

The Story Behind an Infamous Escobar Cartel Assassination

Barry Seal made a killing selling drugs for the Ochoa brothers, but after being outed as a key DEA informant, he was a marked man.
Seth Ferranti
3.28.16
Stuff

The Nazi-Loving Drug Lord Who Revolutionized the Cocaine Smuggling Industry

When Carlos "Crazy Charlie" Lehder of the Medellin cartel, was eventually taken down for his drug crimes, the prosecutors compared his cocaine transportation system to what Henry Ford was to automobiles.
Seth Ferranti
1.9.16
Stuff

Blowing Up $200,000 Worth of Cocaine with the Peruvian National Police

In this excerpt from our new documentary, we travel to the jungle with the Peruvian National Police to bust hidden cocaine labs.
VICE Staff
10.13.15
VICE Specials

How Pablo Escobar's Legacy of Violence Drives Today's Cartel Wars - Part 2

In part two of this VICE documentary, a former Escobar hitman gives us a tour of the criminal underworld in Lima, Peru.
VICE Staff
10.6.15
travel

Former Hitmen Describe How They Killed People

In this excerpt from the VICE documentary about narcos in South America, host Monica Villamizar meets three young hitmen to talk about the murder business.
VICE Staff
10.6.15
tech

This Guy Developed Computer Software to Map Corruption Between Colombian Authorities and Organized Crime Groups

Eduardo Salcedo-Albarán has helped to uncover links between government officials and narco-paramilitary commanders.
Nick Chester
10.2.15
VICE Specials

How Pablo Escobar's Legacy of Violence Drives Today's Cartel Wars - Part 1

In part one of our three-part documentary, we meet two DEA agents who spent years on the trail of the elusive king of cocaine and became the basis for Netflix's show, 'Narcos.'
VICE Staff
9.28.15
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