[102] Another report detailed numerous indications of corruption and influence that the cartel has within the Mexican government. On 11 July 2015 "El Chapo" escaped from a maximum security prison, which is his second successful jailbreak from a maximum security facility in 14 years. [4][25] After the arrest of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, the cartel is now headed by Ismael Zambada García (aka El Mayo) and Guzmán's sons, Alfredo Guzmán Salazar, Ovidio Guzmán and Ivan Archivaldo Guzmán Salazar. Frozen, "Mexican drug lord killed in raid, officials say", "El Chapo, Escaped Mexican Drug Lord, Is Recaptured in Gun Battle", https://www.infobae.com/america/mexico/2020/06/24/va-a-caer-antes-que-muera-de-viejo-la-advertencia-de-mike-vigil-a-caro-quintero-el-narco-de-narcos/, "International Narcotics Control Strategy Report – 2008", "United States of America v. 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This network was responsible for introducing into American territory 2 thousand kilos of cocaine per month and to take out the counterpart of cash in the southern border. Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnewsMexico's war on drugs has claimed the lives of tens of thousands of people in the past decade. Barron had received intelligence that Guzmán would be arriving in a white Mercury Grand Marquis town car. After his capture, the special brigade was commanded by Luis Eduardo Zambada aka “El Venado”. [21] The United States Intelligence Community considers the Sinaloa Cartel to be "the most powerful criminal organization in North America" (and possibly the entire Western Hemisphere). Nepomuceno Moreno was an activist who sought justice for the disappearance of his son and joined the Mexican Indignados Movement, led by the poet Javier Sicilia. In August of that year, the bad news continued for the Sinaloan boys, when the DEA announced an operation that ended with a distribution network run by the brothers Margarito and Pedro Flores. 30. The authorities reported the seizure of an arsenal of 16 assault rifles, 3 grenades, 102 magazines and 3,543 rounds of ammunition. The Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan areas are major trans-shipment and distribution points for the cartel in the US. [64][65] El Buda served as the leader of the Sinaloa Cartel's drug trafficking activities and shipments from Central and South America. According to the Sedena he is the assumed assassin of activist Nepomuceno Moreno Núñez, which occurred 28 November 2011. Members of the Cartel being caught Credit: Handout Where is he now? Three members of Los Demonios were arrested in May 2018, including the group’s second-in-command, yet they were not included in a list of Sinaloa Cartel cells issued by … At one time it was headed by Joaquin Guzman Loera, known as El Chapo. Learn more about the Sinaloa cartel. Another close associate, Javier Torres Félix, was arrested and extradited to the U.S. in December 2006. ”The Sinaloa Cartel is the oldest and largest cartel in Mexico and as such, ... ”Military may be killed in direct confrontations with cartel members, or to protect the cartel's produce. Two alleged members of the Sinaloa Cartel have been busted in Mexico - and were reportedly carrying a golden gun at the time of their arrest.. Rodolfo Moreno and Marco Munguía were arrested in the commercial area of Avenida Presidente Mazaryk , near Lamartine Street in Mexico City. [26], As of 2020, the Sinaloa Cartel remains Mexico's most dominant drug cartel. San Diego authorities bust 'three members' of Sinaloa Cartel and confiscate $3.5 million cash, $28 million in cocaine and ammunition at a truck yard By … [53] To coordinate operations in the southeast US, Atlanta has emerged as a major distribution center and accounting hub and the presence of the Sinaloa Cartel there has brought ruthless violence to that area. [citation needed] Another source in the story was the U.S. trial of Manuel Fierro-Mendez, an ex-Juarez police captain who admitted to working for the Sinaloa Cartel. [84][85], The Mexican government's conflict with the former Ejido Tampico dated back to 1970, when they expropriated 320 hectares (790 acres) of the Ejido Tampico to build a new runway and passenger terminal at the Tijuana airport and agreed to pay the displaced ejidatarios (the communal farmers) $1.4 million pesos ($112,000 U.S. dollars in 1970). Currently, the "Federation's" main rival appears to be the fast-growing Jalisco New Generation Cartel, with most battles between the two groups occurring in the regions of Baja California and Zacatecas over territory for drug trafficking routes. In June 2011, elements of the Mexican Army discovered a huge narcolaboratory of synthetic drugs whose General Manager was Hector Villalobos, aka “The Ranger”, who was arrested with a large group of collaborators. The cartel is primarily involved in the smuggling and distribution of Colombian cocaine, Mexican marijuana, methamphetamine and Mexican and Southeast Asian heroin into the United States. The latter due to the coast of Mexico from which it originated. Emergency crews attend to the scene of an explosion at Playa del Carmen Credit: Reuters. He is the only individual to receive the title since Al Capone. He was arrested by the Mexican Army on 18 March 2009 and extradited on 18 February 2010 to Chicago to face federal charges. [41] This also ended an attempt to recruit former high-ranking Mexican drug lords Rafael and Miguel Caro Quintero as members of the Sinaloa Cartel due to the refusal of El Chapo's sons to grant them leadership status. The Cartel was under the leadership of Héctor Luis Palma aka “El Güero”, Joaquín Guzmán Loera aka “El Chapo”, Ismael Zambada aka “El Mayo” and Adrián Gómez González.After the apprehensions of Héctor Luis Palma and Joaquín Guzmán, the activities of the cartel were under the supervision of Ismael Zambada García aka “El Mayo” and his son Vicente Zambada aka “Vicentillo”. The Sinaloa Cartel had its origin in 1989, after Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, the main leader of the Guadalajara Cartel, was captured and transferred to a maximum security prison and could not continue with the control of his organization, causing a division that would give life to two new cartels, among them the one in Sinaloa. Operatives like local gangs pick up the chemicals from dropoff points and ship them to hidden labs. Their members live in the cities of Zapopan and Guadalajara, both in the state of Jalisco and are distinguished for having each one of them a ring with a skull over diamonds with a meaning associated with the loyalty to their boss, regardless of giving life in an entrusted action and the need to generate fear in their adversaries. [41], The Sinaloa Cartel has a presence in at least 22 of the 31 Mexican states, with important centers in Mexico City, Tepic, Toluca, Zacatecas, Guadalajara, and most of the state of Sinaloa. Sinaloa Cartel: Ismael Zambada García: El Mayo Zambada: $30M: Fugitive-33: Sinaloa Cartel: … A U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent in the same trial alleged that Fierro-Mendez had contacts with a Mexican military officer. [86] As shown image 2 Ejido Tampico comparison between 2000 and 2006, the ejidatarios then proceeded to commercially develop the 79 hectares (200 acres) area at the Tijuana airport by leasing buildings and parcels to trucking and storage companies. They also announced the seizure of more than $59 million in cash and numerous vehicles, planes, and boats. Also quoted was a Mexican reporter who claimed hearing numerous times from the public that the military had been involved in murders. [20] It has repeatedly been said to be one of the strongest criminal organizations and the most powerful in Mexico since at least the late 2000s and early 2010s by various sources including the Los Angeles Times. [36], In retaliation, the Tijuana Cartel attempted to set up Guzmán at Guadalajara airport on 24 May 1993. Its mission is the distribution of marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamines and heroin from both Colombia and Southeast Asia, to be introduced both in the United States, and in Europe and South America, using a network of intermediaries that operate the various transport routes and countries where they get officials who collaborate with the traffic. With unregulated trucking and warehouse operations, the former Ejido Tampico became a major distribution point for narcotics being moved into the United States. As seen on image 1 Drug tunnel corridors the close proximity of the former Ejido Tampico to the Tijuana airport and U.S.-Mexico border made it an ideal staging area for smuggling operations into the United States. [60], The Sinaloa Cartel has operations in the Philippines as a trans-shipment point for drugs smuggled into the United States. The Sinaloa Cartel has a presence in 17 Mexican states, with important centers in Mexico City, Tepic, Toluca, Zacatecas, Guadalajara, and most of the state of Sinaloa. El PASO, Texas (Border Report) – Mexican authorities say they’ve arrested a high-ranking member of a Sinaloa cartel proxy in Chihuahua and are now looking for his boss, a drug-trafficker nicknamed “Bin Laden.” Hector Manuel M.M., a.k.a. In February 2009, the United States government announced the arrest of 750 cartel members and the seizure of $ 359 million in cash, vehicles, airplanes and ships. As shown by image 3 Drug Trafficking Tunnel, in 2006 the unpermitted development allowed the building of a 2,400-foot (730-meter) drug "super tunnel" originating from the former Ejido Tampico and adjacent to the Tijuana airport's runway. [75] In addition to maintaining its anti-Zetas alliance with the Gulf cartel, Sinaloa in 2011 affiliated itself with the Knights Templar in Michoacán, and to counter Los Zetas in Jalisco state, Sinaloa affiliated itself with the Jalisco New Generation Cartel. On 19 December 2013, the Federal Police of Mexico killed Gonzalo "El Macho Prieto" Inzunza in a gun battle in Puerto Penasco, Sonora. The cartels have pressured reporters to send messages and wage a media war. The latter was arrested by the Mexican Army in March 2009 and handed over to the United States justice in February 2010. The unfortunate shooting was part of the battle between the Sinaloa Cartel and the Tijuana Cartel. The Gangster Disciples are one of the local gangs most actively working with the cartel. Latin America World. [42] The cartel is primarily involved in the smuggling and distribution of Colombian cocaine, Mexican marijuana, methamphetamine and Mexican and Southeast Asian heroin into the United States. The story of the drug cartels is an ostentatious monument to Pedro Avilés Pérez. [19] He filed a guilty plea agreement and agreed to cooperate with the government on 8 November 2018. [63], On 4 July 2019, Juan Ulises Galván Carmona, alias "El Buda", was killed by two hit men in a convenience store in Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo state along Mexico's Caribbean coast. Zambada will feature … The shipments were mostly bought from the Sinaloa Cartel and at times from the Beltrán-Leyva Cartel, and it is assumed that both cartels threatened the Flores crew with violence if they bought from other rival drug organizations. [101], In May 2009, the U.S. National Public Radio (NPR) aired multiple reports alleging that the Mexican federal police and military were working in collusion with the Sinaloa Cartel. Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, who eventually founded the Guadalajara Cartel, was arrested in 1989 and, while incarcerated, he remained one of Mexico's major traffickers, maintaining contact with his organization via mobile phone until he was transferred to a new maximum security prison in the 1990s. [36], Recently, it is believed that the Tijuana Cartel, or at least a sizable majority of it, has been either absorbed or forced to ally with the Sinaloa Federation, in part due to a former high-ranking Tijuana member called Eduardo Teodoro Garcia Simental, alias "El Teo" or "Tres Letras" allying with the Federation.[115][116][117]. [55][56][57], In 2013, the Chicago Crime Commission named Joaquin "Chapo" Guzmán "Public Enemy No. Such information ensured Loya-Castro was immune from prosecution while also keeping the DEA concentrated on Sinaloa's rivals and away from their leadership. [41] Under Zambada's leadership, the Sinaloa Cartel had been willing to negotiate potential leadership for the Caro Quintero brothers. [35][36] Guzman and Zambada became Mexico's top drug kingpins in 2003, after the arrest of their rival Osiel Cárdenas Guillén of the Gulf Cartel. [77], In 1989, the Sinaloa Cartel dug its first drug tunnel between a house in Agua Prieta, Sonora to a warehouse located in Douglas, Arizona. Ramón Santoyo-Cristobal, also known as “Dr. 30. He is considered to be the first generation of major Mexican drug smugglers of marijuana who marked the birth of large-scale Mexican drug trafficking. Sinaloa cartel, international crime organization that is among the most-powerful drug-trafficking syndicates in the world. From there it is smuggled north to Mexico and later into the U.S.[44] Other shipments of cocaine are believed to originate in Colombia from Cali and Medellín drug-trafficking groups from which the Sinaloa Cartel handle transportation across the U.S. border to distribution cells in Arizona, California, Illinois, Texas, New York, and Washington state. However, Mexican officials believe Posadas just happened to be caught in cross fire. In February 2014, "El Chapo" Guzmán was arrested. The region is a major producer of Mexican opium and marijuana. [19] The Mexican and U.S. Government both consider the Sinaloa Cartel to be "the largest and most powerful drug cartel of all time",[20] making it perhaps even more influential and capable than the famed Medellín Cartel of Colombia during its prime in the 1980s and early 1990s. Warning - thread Sinaloa Cartel, members execute rival drug addicts might contain content that is not suitable for all ages. It was evidence that the cartel had ventured into new markets responding to the needs of customers. According to court documents, the DEA had struck agreements with the cartel's leadership that would ensure that they would be immune from extradition and prosecution in the US and would avoid disrupting the cartel's drug operations in exchange for intelligence which could be used against other drug cartels. [21][46][47] Following the discovery of a tunnel system used to smuggle drugs across the Mexican/US border, the group has been associated with such means of trafficking. 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After the extradition of Chapo Guzmán, one of his trusted men, Dámaso López aka El Licenciado, tried to assume the leadership, entering into war against the children of El Chapo, however, everything ended when he was captured on May 2, 2017. Currently the Mayo Zambada, together with the children of Chapo, lead the cartel. On 30 August 2010, Villarreal was captured by Mexican Federal Police. To achieve its objectives it resorts to a whole range of violent actions, tortures, beheadings, acid in resistant containers to dissolve corpses, barrels filled with bodies with concrete and thrown into the sea. He strangely interviewed with Proceso in 2010, in which he confessed he'd consider suicide to avoid jail time. Since 2013, the cartel has been operating in the Philippines after a raid on a ranch in Lipa, Batangas, according to a statement by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) director general Arthur Cacdac, and have entered the country without notice. The latter was arrested by the Mexican Army in March 2009 and handed over to the United States justice in February 2010. Female from Jalisco New Generation Cartel dismembered alive by Sinaloa Cartel In particular, the report claimed the government was helping the Sinaloa Cartel to take control of the Juarez Valley area and destroy other cartels, especially the Juarez Cartel. [19] Despite trafficking various types of illicit substances, the cartel's operations seem to mostly favor the trade of cocaine and heroin. The FBI landed a blow to the world's most powerful gang last week when it seized $100m (£62m) from the feared Sinaloa drugs cartel. [39] With the arrest of Joaquín Guzmán Loera, Ismael Zambada will most likely assume leadership of the Sinaloa Cartel. It also appears to be most active in diversifying its export markets; rather than relying solely on U.S. drug consumption, it has made an effort to supply distributors of drugs in Latin American and European countries.[35]. [64][65], On 11 May 2008, Alfonso Gutiérrez Loera, cousin of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera, and 5 other drug traffickers were arrested after a shootout with Federal Police officers in Culiacan, Sinaloa. Nowadays Mexican cartels are the most powerful in the world and the Sinaloa Cartel is one of them. 01:57. Jesús Alfredo Salazar Ramírez was arrested on 1 November 2012 in the municipality of Huixquilucan, by military personnel working with the Mexican Attorney General's office (PGR).[72]. When the Mexican government failed to indemnify the ejidatarios for their lost farmland, they reoccupied a 79 hectares (200 acres) portion of the Tijuana airport and threatened armed conflict. Top News Videos for sinaloa cartel members. [103], In 2012, Newsweek reported about allegations from an anonymous former Sinaloa member turned informant and former DEA agents that alleged that Joaquín Guzmán's legal adviser, Humberto Loya-Castro, had become a key informant for the DEA. Despite being a high-ranking Sinaloa Cartel member, Arzate is not wanted in Mexico. In the U.S. he has an outstanding arrest warrant since 13 September 2012 (indictment case #: 14CR0722-DMS) for his involvement in drug trafficking. [45], In the late 1980s, the United States Drug Enforcement Administration believed the Sinaloa Cartel was the largest drug trafficking organization operating in Mexico. On 8 November 1992, Palma struck out against the Tijuana Cartel at a disco club in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, where eight Tijuana Cartel members were killed in the shootout, the Arellano-Félix brothers having successfully escaped from the location with the assistance of David "D" Barron, a member of the Logan Heights Gang. Following the 2004 assassination of journalist Roberto Javier Mora García from El Mañana newspaper, much of the local media has been cautious about their reporting of the fighting. [87] As prior drug tunnels, it crossed under the U.S.-Mexico border into a warehouse on Otay Mesa in San Diego with the capacity to move multi-ton loads of narcotics. [110] The BBC also reported on Vicente Zambada Niebla's claims of immunity from prosecution under a deal between the Mexican and US governments and his claims that the Sinaloa Cartel's leaders had provided US federal agents with information about rival Mexican drug gangs. From this strategic point, the cartel distributes their product at the wholesale level to dozens of local street gangs, as much as 2 metric tons a month, in a city with over 120,000 documented gang members. NPR's reporters interviewed dozens of officials and ordinary people for the journalistic investigation. The tunnel was described by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in San Diego as the "Taj Mahal" of drug tunnels along the U.S.-Mexico border and was linked to Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzmán. Insider reported that he is possibly hidden in the mountains of Mexico's Sinaloa region. According to the U.S. Attorney General, the Sinaloa Cartel was responsible for importing into the United States and distributing nearly 200 short tons (180 t) of cocaine and large amounts of heroin between 1990 and 2008. [67][68], In March 2009, the Mexican Government announced the deployment of 1,000 Federal Police officers and 5,000 Mexican Army soldiers to restore order in Ciudad Juárez, which has suffered the highest number of casualties in the country. [50], In January 2008 the cartel allegedly split into a number of warring factions, which is a major cause of the epidemic of drug violence Mexico has seen in the last year. [61] President Rodrigo Duterte further confirmed the presence of the Sinaloa Cartel in the Philippines, saying that the cartel uses the country as a trans-shipment point for drugs smuggled into the United States. [23] According to the National Drug Intelligence Center, within the U.S. the Sinaloa Cartel is primarily involved in the distribution of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, cannabis and MDMA. The cartel was founded in 1989 when Mexican smugglers Héctor Palma Salazar, Juan José Esparragoza Moreno and Joaquín Guzmán Loera splintered from the Guadalajara cartel. [88][89], Similar to the "Taj Mahal" of drug tunnels discovered on Otay Mesa in 1993,[82] the 2006 drug "super tunnel" was traced back to the Sinaloa Cartel. The 29-year -old member of the Sinaloa Cartel is currently in prison in Baja California Sur. The resulting products are shipped to the United States and many South American countries. The following month, the Mexican government proceeded to carry out an operation using a thousand officers of the Federal Investigation Agency that, with five thousand soldiers of the Army, devoted themselves to the reestablishment of order in Ciudad Juarez, after several days of confrontation among members of the Sinaloa and Tijuana cartel for controlling the passage of drugs across the border. [90][91][92][93][94] In 2011, at the westerly end of the Tijuana airport a 1,800-foot (550-meter) drug "super tunnel" was discovered dug under the airport's 10/28 runway[95][96] from a warehouse located 980 feet (300 meters) from Mexico's 12th Military Air Base and 330 feet (100 meters) from a Mexican Federal Police station. [25] As of 2017[update], the Sinaloa Cartel is the most active drug cartel involved in smuggling illicit drugs into the United States and trafficking them throughout the country. The "super tunnels" were equipped with power, ventilation and rail tracks to allow the efficient movement of large loads of narcotics across the U.S.-Mexico border. [105][106], Statements from a Mexican diplomat, which were revealed from leaked emails from the Stratfor leak in 2012, appeared to imply the belief amongst Mexican officials that US officials were assisting the Sinaloa cartel's drug smuggling efforts into the US and were protecting the cartel while attacking its rivals in an attempt to lower violence between Mexican drug cartels; this was backed up by information provided by a Mexican foreign agent, codenamed MX1. Assassins murders member of El Chapo's old Sinaloa Cartel, alongside his wife and two children, aged 2 and 12, in revenge killing for death of fellow gangster [99][100] On 21 June 2017, Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán's "girlfriend" and former legislator of the state of Sinaloa, Lucero Guadalupe Sánchez López, was arrested at the Tijuana airport's Cross Border Xpress by CBP (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) officers as she crossed into the U.S. She was charged with drug conspiracy and money laundering, and had been with Joaquín Guzmán when he escaped capture in 2014. Ovidio is said to be an active member of El Chapo's Sinaloa Cartel. When the jet landed at the Tijuana airport, both police and military units failed to cordon off the aircraft and the gunmen escaped. [22], The Sinaloa Cartel operates in the "Golden Triangle", the states of Sinaloa, Durango, and Chihuahua. The reports also demonstrated the cartels possess the ability to establish operations in previously unknown areas, such as Central America and South America, even as far south as Peru, Paraguay and Argentina. The cartel also benefited for a long time of easiness in cash transactions and money laundering through banks with presence both in the US and Mexico like HSBC. After the apprehensions of Héctor Luis Palma and Joaquín Guzmán, the activities of the cartel were under the supervision of Ismael Zambada García aka “El Mayo” and his son Vicente Zambada aka “Vicentillo”. In March 2015, BBC TV programme This World broadcast an episode entitled "Secrets of Mexico's Drug War"[109] which reported on the US government's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives' Operation Fast and Furious which had allowed licensed firearms dealers to sell weapons to illegal buyers acting on behalf of Mexican drug cartel leaders, in particular the Sinaloa Cartel. 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