Tired of Smuggling Humans Over the Border, Mexican Cartels Are Refocusing on Drugs
This does not bode well for overdoses in the U.S.
Extreme Cartel Violence Has Come to Mexico City
Vigilantes are threatening action as authorities seem unable to stop the rise of homicides and racketeering.
There Are No Good Guys in ‘Narcos: Mexico’
The fourth season takes us to the origin of America's war on drugs and into a world filled with "bad guys and very bad guys."
How a Brooklyn Gang May Have Gotten Crazy Rich Dealing for El Chapo
Experts suspect the Sinaloa Cartel of supplying heroin to Bushwick Crew, a flashy street gang cops say lived hard, fast, and deadly.
War on Drugs
Exclusive: DEA took years to fix secret program linked to a massacre in Mexico
VICE News obtained the manual for the DEA's "Sensitive Investigative Unit," which trains elite foreign cops to target drug kingpins.
Mexico on course to replace Syria as world’s most violent country
Mexico is the world's deadliest country after Syria, study says
Only Syria, embroiled in a baffling six-year-long civil war, surpasses Mexico in conflict-related deaths.
Vice News Tonight
The Sinaloa cartel is alive and thriving without El Chapo
The Sinaloa drug cartel is the largest cartel in the world, and it's estimated to rake in $3 billion a year. VICE News visited Mexico's Golden Triangle, the stronghold of the Sinaloa cartel, just days before the extradition of drug lord El Chapo.
Prosecutors want to know why billionaire drug lord El Chapo needs a public defender
Ultra-potent synthetic heroin is spreading across America
How Drug Cartels Operate Like Silicon Valley Startups
"Maybe the next Steve Jobs is a girl in Oaxaca."
The VICE Morning Bulletin
The Pentagon announces the release of 15 Guantanamo detainees, Trump promises the "extreme vetting" of Muslim migrants, US Olympic runner Allyson Felix makes history winning silver, and more.