In ciudad juarez, there were 545 murders in 2016, an increase from the two previous years of 438 (2014) and 312 (2015) similarly, in the city of chihuahua, there were 326 reported murders in 2016, up from 158 reported murders in 2015 and 219 murders in 2014. Ciudad juarez, mexico, was once the murder capital of the world but a declining murder rate has led local officials to try to lure foreigners back. Tecomán, mexico — he slumped in a shabby white chair, his neck unnaturally twisted to the right a cellphone rested inches away, as if he had just put it down his unlaced shoes lay beneath.
The court ordered mexico to conduct a new investigation of the murders, create a national memorial for the victims, pay reparations to the families of the victims, and to improve measures which prevent and adequately investigate the murder of women and girls. The juarez cartel is responsible for smuggling tons of narcotics from mexico into the us throughout its long and turbulent history, and the group’s intense rivalry with the sinaloa cartel helped turn juarez into one of the most violent places in the world. Downtown first went to juarez to report on the murders in 1998 since then, the killing has continued, with more than 70 new victims, according to activists critical of the authorities' handling.
When the murders are investigated, incompetence and failure to follow due process often allow murderers to escape punishment activists say the distinction of femicide in the law is important, because the sexual nature distinguishes the killings from ordinary homicide. In the last six hours, organized crime left at least 14 murders in ciudad juarez, among the victims is a family of five the authorities said that the wave of violence was recorded between 10pm on friday and midnight on saturday, where 11 people were killed also confirmed that they are. Femicide juarez’s missing girls were sex slaves—and everyone knew it hundreds of women have been murdered or simply disappeared in the city in the last five years. 12 arrested in mexico border city over female murders ciudad juarez, across the border from el paso, texas, was the scene of a series of killings of hundreds of women beginning in 1993 those. Currently, more than 50,000 military personnel are deployed around mexico to fight crime children stand behind a police line at a crime scene in ciudad juarez, february 18, 2011.
Military police stand guard at the scene of a murder on march 23, 2010 in juarez, mexico photos show death and destruction from more than 10 years of mexico's drug war 1 / 145. The bloodshed related to mexico's decade-long fight against drugs and organized crime has surged to a new record the 2,566 homicides victims recorded in june were a 40% increase over the same. Murders in mexico border city of juárez continue to rise as deaths top 160 in june alone the mexican border city of juárez has had a steep rise in murders, with more than 160 deaths in june.
Ciudad juarez, mexico — women and men, more than 70 of them, were fired on december 9th from the factory on the mexican side of the mexico-texas border where they made printers for the american. El diario reports a total of 429 homicides in juarez in 2014–a decrease of 115 percent over 2013 when there were 485 murders in the city interestingly, a couple of days ago (dec 28) el diario reported that there had been a total of 447 murders in the northern zone of the state of chihuahua. Mexico’s restaurant industry chamber announced that at the very worst period of violence in ciudad juarez, from 2009 to 2011, at least 50 percent of the restaurants and 18 percent of the bars in.
For years, the smuggling was controlled by the juarez cartel but in 2008, mexico’s largest and most powerful syndicate, the sinaloa cartel, moved into the territory and declared war. The women of juárez: inside the city’s mysterious murders january 8, 2016 ciudad juárez is a buzzing town just across the rio grande from el paso, texas, that ranks as the most populated us/mexican border city. For the last dozen years, [email protected] (border people) in the ciudad juárez-el paso metropolitan area have heard shocking reports about women-killing, known as femicide (or in mexico, feminicidio) about one of every three of the 370 women murdered since 1993 was a young teen who died as a.