All About Jalisco Cartel

JALISCO CARTEL / 23 JUL 2013

Five people were killed and various others injured after an unidentified group shot at protesters in southwest Mexico's Michoacan state, in one of several recent incidents marking escalating violence in…

JALISCO CARTEL / 22 JUL 2013

In news overshadowed by the capture of Zetas leader Z40, Mexican officials announced the arrest of Jalisco Cartel - New Generation (CJNG) leader Victor Hugo Delgado…

JALISCO CARTEL / 13 MAR 2013

Following the arrest of over a dozen members of a self-defense group in Michoacan, Mexico, group members temporarily took more than 40 soldiers hostage, as tensions continue to rise over…

JALISCO CARTEL / 8 MAR 2013

Mexican authorities have accused a vigilante group in southwest Mexico of being a front for a drug cartel, in what could be a sign of criminal infiltration of the self-defense…

GULF CARTEL / 18 FEB 2013

Mexican officials have identified three new criminal groups which splintered off from the Zetas, Sinaloa and Gulf Cartels, according to a report which cites unidentified sources from the National Security…

JALISCO CARTEL / 31 AUG 2012

A Southern Pulse report on the Mexico city of Guadalajara provides the framework to better understand both present events -- such as the series of roadblocks in Jalisco state this…

INFOGRAPHICS / 31 AUG 2012

Criminal group the Jalisco Cartel - New Generation (CJNG) is believed to have carried out over two dozen road blockades across Jalisco state over the weekend, a tactic previously deployed…

JALISCO CARTEL / 19 JUL 2012

A field report by Southern Pulse describes how Acapulco represents the future of Mexico's drug conflict, in which super-powered street gangs, the descendants of the big cartels, are increasingly responsible…

JALISCO CARTEL / 26 APR 2012

Mexican authorities say that three different groups are currently fighting over Michoacan -- this could mean the state will see a lengthy, destabilizing conflict in which no group is…

JALISCO CARTEL / 23 MAR 2012

The Jalisco Cartel - New Generation has released a video asking the government not to hinder their efforts to drive a rival drug gang out of south Mexico, in order…

JALISCO CARTEL / 13 MAR 2012

The capture of the leader of an emerging gang in Guadalajara sparked days of chaos, suggesting the CJNG still has the strength to strike back, but the arrest could mark…

JALISCO CARTEL / 9 FEB 2012

The Mexican Army says that six different gangs are currently fighting for control of Jalisco, making the populous Pacific state a microcosm of the shifting alliances and…

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