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Tag Results for "La Familia Michoacana"

MEXICO: 10 Killed in Mountain Shootout

Ten suspected drug-cartel enforcers were killed in a battle with police and soldiers in central Mexico, authorities said. The confrontation occurred during a joint patrol by police and army troops in the continue reading »

Video Evidence of Mexican Mayor Making Deal with Drug Traffickers (VIDEO)

A video allegedly shows the new mayor of Teloloapan, a town in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, cutting a deal with the La Familia Michoacana dr continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Cartel Violence Continues as 7 Burned Bodies Found in Van in Michoacan

The burned bodies of seven people, including four individuals who were beheaded, were found over the weekend inside a vehicle abandoned on the side of a highway in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, prosecutors said. continue reading »

Six Cartel Gunmen Arrested with Large Collection of Firearms in Mexico

Soldiers arrested six drug-cartel enforcers and seized an arms cache in the western state of Michoacan, Mexican authorities said Friday. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Rival Drug Cartels Leave 21 Bodies Around Michoacán

The violence does not stop in Mexico. In Michoacán, a state that has suffered significantly during this drug war, they especially struggle with violence between the members of La Familia Michoacana and Knights Templar. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Attorney General Catches one of 10 Most Wanted- Leader of La Familia Michoacana

This morning attorney general of Guanajuato announced the arrest of a senior leader of La Familia Michoacana. They have just now released the name of the detainee who was captured in the state. continue reading »

Malfavon Gustavo Herrera, aka El Guapo Operator of La Familia Michoacana

A statement by the federal Public Security reported that they have captured Malfavon Gustavo Herrera, aka El Guapo, who serves as an operator for La Familia Michoacana. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Mexican Government Says ‘La Familia’ Cartel “Weaker Every Day”

The federal government said the drug cartel 'La Familia Michoacana' "is becoming weaker," noting that the Federal Armed Forces deployed to Michoacán have surrounded the members of this organization. continue reading »

NARCO BLOGGER: Three People Executed in Ciudad Juárez, More Than 3,100 in 2010

Three people were killed Tuesday in a neighborhood in southeast Ciudad Juárez; federal police are conducting investigations. continue reading »

“La Familia” Cartel Leader Servando Gómez Calls Members to Unite and Not Lay Down Their Arms

Early Wednesday morning, an audio file was released where Servando Gómez Martínez, better known as 'La Tuta' and leader of 'La Familia Michoacana' called for unity and strength of the people against the abuses made by the authorities as well as by members of other criminal organizations. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG:  Leader of La Familia ‘El Chayo’ Killed – Cartel Sends Dire Warning

It had been reported that during the clashes in Michoacan, one of the leader of Familia Michoacana had been shot dead, authorities are now confirming that it was Nazario González Moreno, continue reading »