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Mexico Kidnapping

Mexico Announces Campaign To Fight A Terrifying Crime

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 01.29.2014 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials said Tuesday that they are launching a nationwide effort to fight kidnapping, a crime that has risen to epidemi...

The Reason Guillermo Del Toro Doesn't Film In Mexico

Blogamole | Ikam Acosta | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

By Ikam Acosta Pacific Rim creator Guillermo Del Toro is another celebrity who will not return to his Mexican birthplace to live because of p...

Mexican Army Finds More Than 150 Kidnapped Migrants In Border House

AP | Posted 08.06.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexican soldiers have rescued 165 people kidnapped by a drug cartel and held for as long as three weeks in a one-story home alongs...

No Clues Yet In Case Of Mexico City's Missing 11

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 06.04.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Surveillance video reviewed so far by police hasn't shown a mass abduction of 11 young people who have been missing in Mexico City for ...

2 Mexico Kidnap Victims Sons Of Drug Traffickers

AP | MARK STEVENSON and ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON | Posted 08.01.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — It started to rain last Saturday night and the temperature dropped. So 19-year-old Said Sanchez Garcia stopped home to get a sweat...

List Of 11 Who Disappeared From Mexico City Bar

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.03.2013 | World

-- Eleven young people were brazenly kidnapped May 26 from an after-hours bar in Mexico City's Zona Rosa, a normally calm district of offices, restau...

Mass Kidnapping Feared After 11 Vanish From Mexican Bar

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 07.30.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — Eleven young people were brazenly kidnapped in broad daylight from an after-hours bar in Mexico City's Zona Rosa, a normally calm ...

In Mexico Far Fewer People Disappeared Than Feared

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 05.25.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's top security official said Friday that far fewer people disappeared during Mexico's drug war than were feared when the governm...

Marine Kidnapped In Mexico

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 06.07.2013 | Crime

The family of a south Texas US Marine Corps veteran that has gone missing in Mexico says he was kidnapped by armed men. Armando Torres, who served ...

88 Bodies Now Revealed In Mexico Mass Grave Complex

AP | Posted 06.11.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY -- A suspect in the kidnapping and killing of bus passengers near the U.S. border led Mexican soldiers to another set of clandestine grave...

Mexico: 10,000 Central American Migrants Kidnapped In 6 Months, Study Says

AP | eec-ms | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — A survey by Mexico's National Human Rights Commission shows that thousands of mainly Central American migrants crossing the countr...

Felix Batista: Family Of American Anti-Kidnapping Expert Appeals To Mexican Abductors

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Casey Woods | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The family members of an American anti-kidnapping expert who was abducted last month in Mexico made their first public appeal on his behalf at a Miami...