El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

El Chapo

The Next Great El Chapo Mystery: How the Hell Did His Family Get U.S. Visas?

The drug kingpin's mother says her family has “humanitarian” visas to visit Chapo in prison. Advocates and federal agents are shocked.
Keegan Hamilton
6.12.19
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Who ordered the murder of a legendary Mexican journalist? El Chapo's trial only adds to the mystery

Dámaso López denied that he and his son were responsible for Javier Valdez's death.
Keegan Hamilton
1.24.19
VICE News

El Chapo witness reveals new details about the epic motorcycle tunnel escape

El Chapo's former right-hand man alleged that Chapo's wife and sons were involved in the escape.
Keegan Hamilton
1.23.19
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Watch the raid that led to El Chapo's capture

Chapo's mistress said he escaped naked through a tunnel. He was arrested days later.
Keegan Hamilton
1.19.19
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

El Chapo escaped naked through a tunnel with his mistress. Then he got captured.

Lucero Sanchez described a tortured relationship as she testified in front of her former lover.
Keegan Hamilton
1.18.19
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Twin brothers from Chicago secretly taped El Chapo. One just testified against him.

“He gave me a hug and told me he’d met Chapo Guzmán.”​
Keegan Hamilton
12.19.18
El Chapo

Explosive testimony at El Chapo’s trial tells new history of the Sinaloa cartel

The brother of Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada testified about a pair of high-profile murders and El Chapo's first prison break.
Keegan Hamilton
11.15.18
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Listen to Episode 3 of "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial"

We follow El Chapo’s rise from small-time trafficker to leader of the Sinaloa cartel.
Keegan Hamilton
11.13.18
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Listen to Episode 2 to of "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial"

VICE News travels deep into the epicenter of Mexico's drug trade to interview Chapo's family members as his brother throws a lavish birthday party.
Keegan Hamilton
11.6.18
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Listen to Episode 1 of "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial"

VICE News heads to the capital of Sinaloa to investigate Chapo's legacy.
Keegan Hamilton
11.1.18
El Chapo

Our podcast about El Chapo could “derail” jury selection, prosecutors say

The first episode of "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial" will drop Nov. 1.
Keegan Hamilton
10.29.18