6, 2012: Mexican marines arrest alleged Zetas regional leader Salvador Alfonso Martinez Escobedo, suspected of involvement in massacres and the killing of U. citizen David Hartley in 2010 on Falcon Lake, which straddles the U. His body was never recovered, and rumors have persisted that Moreno, known as "the Craziest One," is still alive.
12, 2012: Mexican marines capture purported top Gulf Cartel leader Jorge Eduardo Costilla Sanchez, alias "El Coss." U. authorities had offered a million reward for his arrest. 9, 2010: Mexican federal police kill Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, leader of the La Familia Michoacana cartel, during a gunfight in the village of El Alcalde.
A significant number of cases have also been reported in Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and countries in Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia.Despite attempts by the government to crack down on the violence—a special prosecutor for crimes against journalists was announced in 2013—those in media continue to face violence and intimidation and receive little help from the government.Jorge Armando Nieto, a journalist from Tijuana, has been a fixer for about three years.Jorge Armando Nieto: In 2004, I was studying communications at the University of Tijuana.I started out working at a local station called Sintesis TV doing audio work.