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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: Gunman Attack Party pre-Dawn- 5 Murdered, 10 Injured in Mazatlan

At dawn today everything seemed peaceful at a private party at Avenida del Mar in Mazatlan, Sinaloa. There was music and alcohol, and those present had enjoyed the presentation of Gerardo Ortiz. However within minutes armed terrorists arrived at the party. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Benjamin Flores Reyes, “The Godfather” Cartel Leader Captured in Acapulco

The Public Security Ministry issued a statement declaring that elements of the Federal Police had managed to catch Benjamin Flores Reyes, aka The Godfather, who is one of the major cartel leaders Independiente de Acapulco continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Two Police Officers Brutally Murdered Left in Street in Durango

Two Police officers Were Killed and their bodies were found on the side of the Plaza de Toros Alejandra, in the city of Durango. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Two Police Officers Brutally Murdered Left in Street in Durango

Two Police officers Were Killed and their bodies were found on the side of the Plaza de Toros Alejandra, in the city of Durango. continue reading »

BLOG NARCO: One of CNN’s “Most Intriguing People of 2010” Leaves Mexico in Fear

Last November 2010, the case of Marisol García Valles gained a lot of attention around the world. Marisol garnered a top stop on the CNN Most Intriguing list because many American’s couldn’t figure out why a twenty year old criminology student, wife and mother would sign up for one of the most dangerous jobs in Mexico – police chief. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: “Avoid Going Out at Night, Lock Your Children Indoors” Says the Durango Governor

Jorge Herrera Caldera Governor of the state of Durango conceded that the violence in recent days is due to rival organized crime groups say fighting for territory. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Assassins Storm Hospital in Search of Minor Lone Survivor of Shootout

In Ciudad Juarez, four people were shot during yesterday as they drove on Avenida Road, among the victims was a woman and a child under 10 years of age.But it was not known if there were any survivors of the attack, until hours later it was reported that a 14 year old had survived, although he was injured. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Four Executions in Acapulco Guerrero

Three men were executed and left in streets of Housing Unit Infonavit Progreso, in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: 26 Grenades Found in Garbage Can in Center of Mazatlan

The Municipal Police of Mazatlan have reported they discovered 26 grenades that were hidden inside a garbage can, right in the center of Mazatlan, Sinaloa. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: 3 Ex-Police Now Zetas Break into Police Chief Home, Mayor Pleads for Help

During the hours of yesterday armed men broke into the home of the Municipal Police Chief in García, Nuevo León. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Marking One Year Since 2 Cartels Declared War,Violence Escalates WARNING EXPLICIT PHOTOS

Today, February 24 marks the one-year anniversary of the day that that war was officially declared between the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas. This war has left thousands dead, with no end in sight. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Acapulco:- 3 bodies found ” This happens to those who work with the wrong people”

Authorities have confirmed that during the early hours of today three people were discovered murdered in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero. Earlier this week, there were a number of executions in the area specifically taxi drivers. It is in the trunk of a taxi that they found the bodies of two men and a woman. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: Birthday party ends with slaughter in Ciudad Juárez

During an evening party, while the young people were celebrating, at a house in Sierra del Aguila, hooded men dressed in black entered the scene and started shooting at the people, some tried to flee, but four of them were massacred. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG:  Per WikiLeaks President Felipe Calderon Medical Records in Narcos Hands

The website Wikileaks released a diplomatic cable from the U.S., where it is revealed that the medical records of President Felipe Calderon was given to a group of drug traffickers. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG: New Video Game “Call of Juarez: The Cartel”  Generates Anger

Call of Juarez: The Cartel is the new title of the third installment of the videogame series, the latest is inspired by the ultra-violence and drug trafficking that exists in Mexico, and of coarse has caused much criticism. continue reading »