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A body was found Tuesday with a plastic bag wrapped around her head, hands tied behind her body, and her feet bound. The body was on the Cuacnopalan-Tehuacan highway, and is identified as reporter Anabel Flores Salazar. The El Sol de Orizaba reporter was abducted Monday from her home near the city of Orizaba, in […]

Cuddled in the safety of his father’s arms, bath-time complete, the baby clings on tightly – the perfect picture of an adoring papa with his newborn son. But the picture takes on a darker significance now, for it would be in these arms that this child would die just seven months later – a moment […]

Reporter: Juan Alberto Cedillo The second section of the Seventh Military Zone warned Rodrigo Medina de la Cruz that thanks to the complicity of penitentiary authorities, Los Zetas obtained in the prison of Topo Chico some 15 million pesos per month for cobro de quotas ( extortion ), sale of drugs and other business, funds […]

A 13 year old child was killed Sunday  in a series of shootouts between gunmen and security forces that caused panic in the border city of Matamoros and resulted in the death of 7 presumed criminals as well as the little girl.  Authorities say she was at a crowded shopping mall with her parents when […]

Tijuana drug violence shoots up

Posted: 26th February 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Cartel Tijuana Nueva Generation emerges as a new player. Menacing, crudely written signs hung from highway bridges or left with mutilated corpses have delivered the message: Mexico’s fastest-growing drug trafficking group, Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generación, is now in Tijuana — and fighting to expand its influence. The group’s growing presence coincides with a surge in […]

In the world of organized crime in Mexico where it is seemingly impossible to know, as Abbot and Costellp framed the question in their famous sketch “who is on first base” (for you youngsters out there look it up) things just got a little crazier. The PGR, (Attorney General’s office) Specializing in the Investigation of Organized […]

A Squires man was being held in the Ozark County Jail on a $100,000 cash-only bond after he reportedly chained his 25-year-old girlfriend inside a root cellar, threatened to kill her, choked and beat her in front of their 4-year-old twins, struck her with a pistol and then chased and threw her to the ground […]

Police arrested a mother after her baby boy tested positive for marijuana and methamphetamine. On Dec. 24th, 2015, Amanda Carpenter gave birth to a baby boy at Decatur-Morgan Hospital Parkway Campus. Police say at the time of the infant’s birth he tested positive for marijuana and methamphetamine. During an investigation it was reportedly determined that […]

A woman has been charged in a methamphetamine investigation earlier this month in the 100 block of Cynthia Drive. Police went to the 100 block of Cynthia Drive on Feb. 17 on a report of a dispute and ended up investigating a substance found outside a residence, according to a news release. The substance, they […]

LUDLOW (WGME) — For the second time in less than eight months, an Aroostook County couple has been arrested on methamphetamine charges. The arrests came after MDEA agents found the makings of a meth lab inside a remote cabin in Ludlow, just outside Houlton, Tuesday afternoon while conducting a bail check as a result of […]

A Denver Township woman faces a hearing in Isabella County Trial Court next month after being charged with operating a meth lab and other crimes. Misty Lynn Santa-Maria is scheduled to be in Judge Eric Janes’ Mt. Pleasant courtroom for a preliminary hearing March 10 at 9 a.m. Santa-Maria, 31, is accused of operating a […]

FLORENCE — Authorities said information on the possibility of a methamphetamine lab at a Killen residence resulted in the arrest of one person on drug charges. Officials with the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office said Michelle E. Pettus, 38, 14038 Lauderdale 33, Killen, is charged with first-degree manufacturing a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a controlled […]

An arrest warrant was issued by Polk County Circuit Court last week for Emilee Kristen Meyer, 21, of Kansas City on a class C felony charge of possession of a controlled substance. According to the court file, Meyer is accused of possession of methamphetamine found during a search of her belongings while being processed at […]

CHARLOTTE, NC – Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested and charged five people Wednesday for their involvement in a meth lab found in the City. Officers said on Wednesday, February 24 multiple units, including the CMPD SWAT Team, conducted a search warrant at a home in the 10000 block of Mount Holly Road. Upon arrival, police located and […]

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A theft investigation led police to a working meth lab inside an Orange Park motel that is no stranger to crime. Orange Park police said they came in contact with Joseph McKee, 35, early Thursday morning and say he was in possession of methamphetamine. Officers learned McKee was staying at the Rodeway […]

Port Huron Police Public Safety Director Michael Reaves said the manufacturing of methamphetamine caused a house fire Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters from Port Huron and Marysville responded to the home at the corner of 11th and Cedar streets about 3:45 p.m. Reaves said a 27-year-old man who was in the house remains hospitalized. He said it […]

UTICA, N.Y. – In New York, Oneida County had the highest number of incidents of methamphetamine related arrests in 2015. According to NY State Police, last year Central New York had 349 meth busts. That’s almost one bust every day, and it’s increased 60 percent from the year before. NYS Trooper Chad Chevrier, from CCSERT […]

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. — Sixty-three individuals were indicted for allegedly being involved in a massive methamphetamine conspiracy throughout Central and Western Nebraska and Northeastern Colorado, according to U.S. Attorney Deborah R. Gilg. Names and other information will be released at a news conference 10:30 a.m. Friday at the State Patrol Troop D office, 300 W. South […]

A Merritt Island woman was arrested and charged after police said she threatened to kill an officer. Carly Goodloe, 26, was seen jaywalking back and forth across Taylor Avenue in Cape Canaveral, near the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Canaveral Precinct and Cape Canaveral Public Library on Monday afternoon. A deputy saw Goodloe obstructing traffic and […]

(ABILENE, TX) – Two Abilene residents were arrested after the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office found over 100 grams of methamphetamine in their possession. John Daniel Martin, Jr., 50, and Ashley Diane Cochran, 32, were arrested separately Monday evening after driving away from the same south Abilene motel. Martin attempted to flee from police, eventually leading […]

VINELAND – A man who allegedly threatened a Buena driver with a handgun during a Valentine Day’s road rage incident has been arrested on weapons and drug charges. The 21-year-old Buena resident alerted police about the incident and reportedly followed the vehicle to the area of Oak and Main roads, where police responded to arrest […]

CANTON — A Canton man and woman were jailed Tuesday for manufacturing methamphetamine with a two-year old child in the residence, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. David B. Morrison, 35, and Jessica L. McSweeney, 30, were charged with third-degree unlawful manufacturing methamphetamine, second-degree criminal contempt and endangering the welfare of a child. Deputies […]

A 21-year-old Buna woman was arrested during a traffic stop Monday after handing over more than 40 grams of methamphetamine and a scale, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. Samantha Kaye Thomas was stopped at about 4 p.m. in her white Chevrolet pick-up truck after she drove on the shoulder of Texas 62 and […]

DICKSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Over 100 people were indicted in what’s being called the largest methamphetamine investigation in the history of Middle Tennessee. A massive raid was conducted early Monday morning as state and federal agents arrested some of those named in the indictment here in Tennessee, but the investigation spans four states. The […]

A Bangor man is charged with operating a methamphetamine laboratory in a detached garage on his property, borough police said. Jonathan W. Waldron, 29, of the 600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, allegedly was operating the lab when local police and the Pennsylvania State Police’s Clandestine Laboratory team raided it at 1:30 a.m. Oct. 17, 2015. […]