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The architect of Mexico’s war on cartels was just arrested in Texas and accused of drug trafficking and taking bribes
Genaro Garcia Luna, a former Mexican security official once considered "something of a wunderkind," was arrested by US federal agents on Monday.
After 18 years and billions of dollars spent fighting narcotics in Afghanistan, drug production is still hitting record levels.
The Coast Guard seized 208 tons of cocaine last year and started this year with another narco sub bust
The amount of cocaine seized by the Coast Guard fell again during the 2019 fiscal year, but year ended with a major high-seas bust.
"Narco subs" have become increasingly popular with smugglers, as they can carry huge drug loads and are hard to detect.
Trump’s border crackdown has forced drug smugglers off-shore as they stuff ocean freighters with cocaine
It's getting tougher to move drugs through land ports as President Donald Trump leads a crackdown on the southern border. Enter ocean freighters.
The Coast Guard’s newest cutter busted 2,100 pounds of cocaine before it even got to home port for the first time
The Coast Guard has been hauling in record amounts of cocaine, and this was likely the first of many such busts for the cutter Midgett.
‘El Chapo’ Guzmán’s family is starting fashion brands inspired by the jailed kingpin, and the US might not be able to do anythi...
With Guzmán's permission and clean records for the owners, Chapo-inspired fashion brands may be out of the reach of US authorities.
A change in what's being smuggled hints at a change in how Mexican criminal groups are doing business.
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty on all 17 counts of an indictment that included drug-trafficking, conspiracy, and use-of-firearms charges.
The US has issued a security alert for a major border city in Mexico after a wave of attacks on police
After a series of attacks on police in Ciudad Juarez, the US Consulate General there issued an alert about violence the city, which borders El Paso.