Mexico City – Mexican Cop Behind El Chapo’s Arrest Sent To US For Safety

A Mexican federal police officer who captured drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in northwest Mexico last year was moved for his own safety to a posting at the Mexican embassy in Washington, DC, according to two Mexican law enforcement sources. Read more

El Chapo Hires John Gotti’s Defense Lawyer

Notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has kicked his long-suffering, court-appointed attorneys to the curb and hired John ​”Junior” ​Gotti’s defense lawyer. Read more

New York – US Judge Won’t Let El Chapo Out Of Solitary Confinement

New York – Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman needs to stay in solitary confinement at a New York City lockup to keep him from trying to control his drug-trafficking empire from behind bars, a judge ruled Thursday. Read more

Witnesses Against El Chapo May Be Cartel Leaders

Colombian cartel leaders may be the key to locking up El Chapo forever. Read more

El Chapo’s New Home: A Jail That Held Mobsters, Terrorists

In the heart of bustling lower Manhattan sits one of the country’s most secure federal lockups and the new home of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. Read more

Mexican Drug Lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman Extradited To U.S.

Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited to the United States, Mexico’s government said Thursday, a little more than a year he was caught following his brazen escape from a maximum-security prison. Read more

Mexico Drug Lord El Chapo Appeals Extradition To US Says Lawyer

Mexico City, – A lawyer for Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman filed an appeal to block his extradition to the United States, where he faces drug and murder charges. Read more

Mexican Judge Involved In High-Profile Drug Cases Murdered

MEXICO CITY — A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. Read more

El Chapo’s Sons Likely Behind Deadly Ambush on Mexican Army Convoy

MEXICO CITY — The sons of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman were likely behind a brazen ambush on a military convoy using grenades and high-powered guns that left five soldiers dead and 10 wounded on Friday, officials said. Read more

El Chapo To Be Extradited To New York

Mexico’s most notorious drug kingpin is bound for Brooklyn. Read more