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Blog del Narco has emerged as the premiere source for Mexico’s Narco News with about 3 million unique visits per month. Mexico has become one of the most dangerous countries in the world for freedom of the press. Many reporters have been executed or kidnapped. For his own safety, the author of Blog del Narco has maintained his/her anonymity by only letting two people (whom are very close to him) know his identity. It is a source of great curiosity how Narco Blog gets the stories and the pictures often well before traditional outlets.

The Blog has been recognized by CNN, Univision, LaJornada, Milenio.com to mention only a few.

"We decided to tell people what is actually happening and tell the stories exactly as they happen, without alteration or modifications of convenience," its author tells Boing Boing. "The main goal of the blog is to help Mexican people to take all necessary measures against the insecurity."

Blog Entries by El Blog del Narco

Narco Blog: Double Agent- Police Officer /Zeta Member Arrested in Casino Massacre

Late Thursday, the Attorney General's Office confirmed that Federal Police made another arrest of a man involved in the attack on Casino Royale. Miguel Angel Barraza Escamilla, part of the State Police of Nuevo Leon, who was active on the force when he participated in the slaughter in which more than 60 people were executed. "Through intelligence information provided by the Federal Ministry of Public Security it was learned that he served as State Police of Nuevo Leon, "said Jose Salinas Cuitlahuac, deputy regional control of PGR. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Two Women Found Dismembered (Warning: Explicit Photos)

Authorities have found the bodies of two dismembered women. The remains had been dumped at Riscalillo Hill in Zihuatanejo, Guerrero. The women had been cut into pieces and then placed in black plastic bags. A single female human torso was found in one of the bags. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Authorities Search For Casino Owner Who Fled to US

Rocha Raul Cantu, Monterrey businessman and owner of Casino Royale, where a slaughter took place last week, is wanted by the authorities and has left the country. This information was confirmed by the Attorney General in Nuevo Leon and the Attorney General's Office. Adrián de la Garza noted that investigations are underway, but the owner of Casino Royale has flown to New York. " continue reading »

Narco Blog: Five Los Zetas Charged in Casino Royale Attack

This morning, the governor of Nuevo León, Rodrigo Medina, gave a press conference where he presented the five suspects in the attack in Casino Royale last week. The detainees have confessed to having participated in the slaughter, as well as also confessing to be part of the criminal group of Los Zetas. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Banners Hung in Chihuahua Calling out Calderon for Protecting El Chapo

This week starts with narcobanners being hung in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. The banners were placed all throughout the area and were addressed to President Felipe Calderón. Some of the banners were seen at points in the colony continue reading »

Narco Blog: Letter from Survivor of Casino Massacre Calls Officials Liars

Blog del Narco received a letter by mail where a woman tells what she experienced yesterday afternoon inside the Casino Royale, located in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. The woman said the continue reading »

Letter from Survivor of Casino Massacre-  HS News Narco Blog

Blog del Narco received a letter by mail where a woman tells what she experienced yesterday afternoon inside the Casino Royale, located in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. The woman said the Government of Nuevo Leon is lying about details of the attack and calls on the Federal Government to intervene to resolve the wave of violence that affects thousands of innocent people. A full text below: continue reading »

Narco Blog: Commissioner and Brother Found Executed; Sister Missing

Yesterday, police received reports of two people having been found dead in a vehicle found on the highway. The officers found a wine colored Ford van, with license plates HES-1962. Inside the vehicle were two men that had been executed. The deceased have been identified as Jorge Luis Gallardo Analco, commissioner of the town of La Poza, continue reading »

Narco Blog: 13 Year Old Found Executed in Acapulco

Residents of Barrio del Pozo de la Nation, in Acapulco, Guerrero, panicked at approximately 7:00 pm yesterday when they heard heavy explosions that caused alarm. Elements of the Municipal Police received a report of gunshots and rushed to the scene. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Two Young Men Murdered and Charred in Juarez

Policemen of the Mexican Army, responded yesterday to an anonymous call regarding an incident on km 208 of the Highway to Delicias, at the height of Ejido Rancheria Juarez. The call alerted authorities that there were two people dead at the scene. continue reading »

Narco Blog: The Drug War Comes to Soccer Stadium

Santos Laguna and Monarcas Morelia were prepared to play a soccer game on Sunday in Estadio Corona Territorio Santos Modelo. With over 12 thousand fans supporting the teams, frustration was high with the 0-0 score. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Gunmen Continue to Kill Police in Acapulco

This week a group of gunmen executed several officers of the Assistant State Police. The executions occurred in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero. The first murder occurred in the neighborhood of a factory that policeman Vargas Antonio Serrano was guarding. It is a beer distributor. The officer was confronted by a group of armed men and executed. The thugs stole his Beretta gun. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Tourist Witness Double Execution in Acapulco

Yesterday a group of heavily armed criminals executed two men in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero in clear view of Acapulco beaches. The two victims were employees of the Administrator of Beaches. The gunmen were on the bridge that divides the Caleta and Caletilla beaches. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Cartel Hangs Beheaded Man and Sends Message to Attorney General (Warning Graphic Photos)

A gruesome surprise today led authorities and citizens of the State of Mexico, to a local bridge. The Hand with Eyes claimed responsibility for the grim scene. It was something never before seen in the Valley of Mexico. It is the first time a beheaded man was found hanging from a bridge. continue reading »

Narco Blog- Butchered Bodies Appear in Nayarit- Warning Graphic Photos!

Sunday there was yet another macabre scene again at the Bridge of Los Lobos, Located in Tepic, Nayarit. The site has become a favorite of the drug cartels for disposing of bodies. Two men, who had been brutally murdered, arrived in two luxury vans to be disposed of there. continue reading »