Murder South of the Border

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Murder South of the Border
Most of the headlines about Mexico these days seem to focus on the drug cartels and the violence related to drugs. However, there is another insidious crime spree happening that is getting far less attention and yet is as disturbing as anything in recent memory. This is the large number of young women who have gone missing or are actually found murdered in border cities close to the American border. There seems to be little for the police on both sides of the border to find either the culprits or even a sound reason for those murders.
If it were just one or two or even several instances, one could understand why there are few headlines. But, the statistics are truly frightening: “Since 1993, over 450 girls and...
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.....We, across the border, can only make suggestions. The Mexican police and federal troops if necessary, need to become more actively engaged in stopping this horror.
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“Juarez murders” accessed Nov. 24, 2009 on
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Newton, Michael: “Ciudad Juarez: The Serial Killer’s Playground”
TruCrime
website www.trutv.com › SEXUAL PREDATORS
Also another Newton chapter: “Dead Line”
TruCrime
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Reyes, Andrew: “Mexico: Murders of Women not Limited to
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