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  • Professor weighs in on El Chapos capture
  • Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the world's most wanted drug dealer, is now back in the hands of law enforcement.
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drug cartels, mexico, national/world, anthony pura
  • Delgado faces a separate indictment accusing him of conspiring to launder more than $600 million for a Mexican drug cartel.
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crimetracker, drug cartels, national/world
  • Ivan Velazquez Caballero known as El Taliban
  • Mexico appeared to strike a major blow against one faction of the hyper-violent Zetas cartel, with the navy announcing it has captured one of the country's most-wanted drug traffickers, Ivan Velazquez Caballero, known as "El Taliban."
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mexico, drug cartels, national/world
  • Agents with the California Department of Justice have played a critical role in keeping drugs, weapons, and criminals off of Valley streets. But the state's fiscal crisis is now forcing layoffs in the agency.
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merced county, drug bust, drug cartels, madera county, local, sara sandrik
  • Law officials in the North Valley have arrested 24 trans-national gang members who are accused of manufacturing and running meth labs.
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drug bust, drug cartels, merced, merced county, crimetracker, local
  • Investigators say they followed a trail of meth leading from Mexico to a dozen arrests in Madera County.
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crimetracker, drug bust, drug cartels, madera county sheriff department, madera county, madera, local, corin hoggard
  • A 14-year-old San Diego-born boy was sentenced Tuesday for committing murders as a hitman for a Mexican drug cartel.
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drug cartels, national/world
  • Mexican security forces killed reputed Gulf cartel leader Antonio Ezequiel Cardenas Guillen, one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords, in a spectacular, hours-long gunbattle Friday in the northern border city of Matamoros.
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mexico, drug cartels, national/world