MX Financial Intelligence Unit Freezes Bank Accounts of Genaro García Luna

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat TYGus from  Proceso Razon The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) froze the accounts and has opened an investigation against Genaro García Luna, former director of the Federal Research Agency (AFI) with former presidents Vicente Fox and secretary of public security for Felipe Calderón, the head of that organization, Santiago Nieto Castillo, reported this day. […]

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Texas journalist’s true-crime thriller ‘Midnight in Mexico’ is headed for the screen

The book begins when Alfredo Corchado learns a cartel might want him dead… A Dallas Morning News photo illustration for Alfredo Corchado’s ‘Midnight in Mexico'(Michael Hogue) The bestselling true-crime book Midnight in Mexico by Texas journalist and author Alfredo Corchado is now being primed for a screen adaptation. A pair of producers, Bernard Kira and […]

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Mexico wants the extradition of Genaro Garcia Luna, the Architect of Mexico’s drug war,indicted in U.S. for International Cocaine Distribution

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat  From Reforma Mexico signals they want the former drug czar sent back to Mexico Mexico wants him back The Attorney General’s Office (FGR) informed that once it has finished integrating its investigation case against Genaro García Luna, he will ask the United States for his extradition to Mexico. “Once our investigation […]

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San Felipe, BC: “Cocaine of the Sea” on Steroids; 80 Boats, 100’s of Fishermen Caught Corralling Totoaba

Yaqui for Borderland Beat From: Periodico/ Vanguardia/JournalTimes            “Cartel del Mar” activities have the Vaquita Marina Porpoise on the brink of extinctionYes, Lots of Photos plus Two Videos As in the case of Ovid Guzmán: Mexican armed forces capture members of the “Cartel del Mar “… but they released them. Army, […]

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Former Mx President Calderon’s Security Chief, Genaro Garcia Luna, arrested in Dallas facing drug charges in Brooklyn

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat TY The Butler From AP-USNews Reforma and KTLA Grcia Luna had applied for U.S. Citizenship and is accused of lying on the application……………He served as secretary of public security in Mexico from 2006 to 2012 has been indicted in New York City on drug charges alleging he accepted millions of dollars in […]

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“Culicanazo” Exacerbated the Friction between “El Mayo” and “Los Chapitos”

Yaqui for Borderland Beat from: Infobae The battle for control of the Sinaloa Cartel gets complicated: “El Mayo” broke with “Los Chapitos”The disputes between both sides have been happening, at least, since last April. The failed operation to arrest Ovidio Guzmán López, son of drug trafficker Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, on October 17, in Culiacán, […]

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“El Paisa”, the unknown leader of the Sinaloa cartel that disputes the command of the organization

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat TY BB Follower from Infobae and Reforma   In an article postedyesterday regarding the U.S. targeting Sinaloa Cartel, it names two persons; Germán Magaña Pasos “El Paisa”, Sergio Garduño “El Coma”, both are referenced in this article. During the trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera in the United States, one […]

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