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Assassinating Public Officials: Mexican Cartels Getting Strong and Violent Foothold in the United States

wtracey Wrote: Apr 01, 2013 6:54 PM
Some people are acting like this is just beginning, Hell it's been going on for years, they have been coming across setting up their little cells and drug operations, waiting for the orders to open up and take over. Now we are seeing it a little to late for some. I have been carrying occasionally, now however I will carry 24/7 if not for myself, to protect others. Retired AZ Deputy.
Buckaroo2 Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 5:46 AM
In 1987 we encountered Mexican heroin traffickers in Reno. At the time, we didn't really have a heroin problem or very many Mexicans, but these guys were importing directly from Sinaloa.

The Associated Press is out with an extensive piece today showing just how far Mexican drug cartels have infiltrated American society. The cartel problem is no longer a border problem, it's a problem for the entire country. Violent cartel members are carrying out crimes in our backyards with the potential to develop into something much worse.

Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the U.S. border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work deep inside the United States — an emboldened presence that experts believe is meant to tighten their...