sinaloa cartel

Emma Coronel Aispuro, 31, is accused of helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar cartel and plotting his audacious escape from a Mexican prison in 2015.
Mexican drug lord "El Chapo" was convicted of running an industrial-scale smuggling operation and is facing life in prison.
The pool of prospective panelists for the trial of accused Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman is shrinking as anxieties surface.
The United States is offering a $20 million dollar reward for Rafael Caro Quintero's arrest. But getting him extradited may be complicated.
Rafael Caro Quintero is on the run in a mountainous part of Mexico.
Trump wants longer jail sentences for dealers. He was vague on supplying health treatment solutions to the heroin and opioid epidemic. One thing for sure: anti-drug agents on both sides of the border will have to cooperate to make any law enforcement impact. Trump's offensive attitudes toward Mexico probably doesn't help.
The cartel leader can still appeal, possibly delaying his removal for weeks or months.
Officials say it could bring the cartel leader closer to extradition to the U.S.
Unlike "El Chapo," Ismael “El Mayo” Zambada hasn't spent years in prison.
Organized crime expert Steven Dudley discusses the future of the Sinaloa drug cartel.