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Hundreds Arrested In Raids Targeting Mexican Drug Cartel (In USA)
kwtx TV ^ | Oct. 22, 2009 | KWTX

Posted on 10/22/2009 10:17:46 AM PDT by AuntB

Hundreds of people have been arrested in Texas and around the country what officials say is the largest single strike at a Mexican drug cartel in the U.S

WASHINGTON (October 22, 2009)—U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder calls the arrests of more than 300 people in a series of drug raids in Texas and across the country the largest single strike at a Mexican drug cartel operating here.

Holder said at a news conference Thursday that the arrests over the past two days were aimed at the U.S. operations of the La Familia cartel. Click here to find out more!

Holder said La Familia is the newest and most violent of Mexico's five drug cartels.

"We will not allow these cartels to operate unfettered in our country, and with the increases in cooperation between U.S. and Mexican authorities in recent years, we are taking the fight to our adversaries,” Holder said Thursday.

“We will continue to stand strong with our partners in Mexico as we work to disrupt and dismantle cartel operations on both sides of the border."

More than 3,000 federal agents and police officers made the arrests in more than a dozen states.

Arrests were made in Texas as well as in California, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Washington.

The raids are part of a long-running anti-drug operation that has led to nearly 1,200 arrests over almost four years.

A New York grand jury has indicted alleged cartel leader Servando Gomez-Martinez.


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These arrests are in the USA. The Mexican Cartels are very active in at least 230 of our cities.

CBS news, last night also did a piece on their activity in Atlanta, which seems to be their 'hub'. Most interesting is how these drug lords employ their pre teen children (often anchor babies) to carry out transactions.

So you all can stop worrying about Mexico's narco terrorism reaching us...IT IS HERE.

Exclusive: Mexican Drug Cartels in Atlanta

Atlanta's Hub of Highways Makes it a Crossroads for Drug Distribution

[snips] Four rival Mexican drug cartels have dug in along Atlanta's interlocking highways, a shipping link to the rest of America.

For Alcaraz, it's a family business. CBS News footage shows his 13-year-old son settling a drug debt with a woman.

Gilberto's house is low-key considering that Whipple says he earns $50,000 a week.

Whipple said, "They're going to drive the beat-up pickup, and they're going to try to look like they're running a landscaping business."

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/10/21/eveningnews/main5407354.shtml?tag=cbsnewsTwoColUpperPromoArea

1 posted on 10/22/2009 10:17:47 AM PDT by AuntB
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To: SwinneySwitch; gubamyster; Liz; Cindy; backhoe; Tennessee Nana; La Lydia; rabscuttle385; ...
I wonder how many they'll be able to arrest before they're all given amnesty???

This story also from other sources:

New York Times - Eric Beech - minutes ago; La Familia is a violent drug trafficking cartel based in the state of Michoacan, in southwestern Mexico, the Justice Department said. ...

http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&ct2=us%2F0_0_s_0_0_t&usg=AFQjCNHwMLdfAPuFT_wNmHshxaMxaDS5dQ&cid=1455504165&ei=CpDgSqilC4HklQTwxJzNAw&rt=SEARCH&vm=STANDARD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nytimes.com%2Freuters%2F2009%2F10%2F22%2Fworld%2Finternational-uk-usa-drugs-mexico.html

More than 1100 feds, LA police conduct gang sweep Houston Chronicle - ‎37 minutes ago; Thursday's operation also took place in the midst of a nationwide series of raids against a Mexico-based drug cartel. Over the past two days, more than 300 ...

http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&ct2=us%2F0_0_s_4_0_t&usg=AFQjCNHU8pGlwR5yKzCq6kFKyttIqJqnRQ&cid=1456047145&ei=CpDgSqilC4HklQTwxJzNAw&rt=SEARCH&vm=STANDARD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.chron.com%2Fdisp%2Fstory.mpl%2Fap%2Ftop%2Fall%2F6680686.html

2 posted on 10/22/2009 10:23:06 AM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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To: AuntB

Thanks for the ping!


3 posted on 10/22/2009 10:29:36 AM PDT by Alamo-Girl
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To: AuntB

This is all fine and good, but it may also be a diversionary sideshow from the administration’s attempts to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants and create a permanent democrat majority in America. Right now about the only things slowing down a push for amnesty by Pelosi & Reid are opposition from conservatives and (in an odd coincidence) labor unions that don’t want the competition in the labor market from Mexican immigrants. But there is so much to be gained by the democrats from amnesty, you know they’re going to try to push it through congress somehow.


4 posted on 10/22/2009 10:31:00 AM PDT by your local physicist (Gridlock is good...in Washington.)
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To: AuntB
It's more than just drugs as you know.

I go into fast food restaurants here in the Bay Area and of course the staff is 100% Mexican.

No shock there. They always use ethnic intimidation to make sure that any non-Mexicans are driven out of "their" jobs.

But what is interesting is something new: the managers are now 50 something males, guys who definitely would not work in that job if there wasn't extra cash involved.

So I suspect that they are the slave caretakers: they are the guys that the workers are "sold" to by the alien smugglers. They are the enforcers, the guys who make sure the little people pay off their smuggling debts.

And yes, they are part of the Mafias - you can bet that the Jefe is someone's cousin, because it's all based on family networks - who else can they trust?

It's right out in the open for our "see no evil, hear no evil" police....but because they don't want to get called names like "racist" by the likes of La Raza, they do nothing.

And the Mafias run free in our country, in broad daylight.

5 posted on 10/22/2009 10:31:21 AM PDT by Regulator (Welcome to Zimbabwe! Now hand over your property....)
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To: your local physicist
but it may also be a diversionary sideshow from the administration’s attempts to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants and create a permanent democrat majority in America

Umm...bingo.

6 posted on 10/22/2009 10:33:00 AM PDT by Regulator (Welcome to Zimbabwe! Now hand over your property....)
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To: Regulator


It’s more than just drugs as you know.

I go into fast food restaurants here in the Bay Area and of course the staff is 100% Mexican.

No shock there. They always use ethnic intimidation to make sure that any non-Mexicans are driven out of “their” jobs.

But what is interesting is something new: the managers are now 50 something males, guys who definitely would not work in that job if there wasn’t extra cash involved.

So I suspect that they are the slave caretakers: they are the guys that the workers are “sold” to by the alien smugglers. They are the enforcers, the guys who make sure the little people pay off their smuggling debts.

And yes, they are part of the Mafias - you can bet that the Jefe is someone’s cousin, because it’s all based on family networks - who else can they trust?

It’s right out in the open for our “see no evil, hear no evil” police....but because they don’t want to get called names like “racist” by the likes of La Raza, they do nothing.

And the Mafias run free in our country, in broad daylight. “

Indeed!


7 posted on 10/22/2009 10:33:05 AM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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To: your local physicist

“This is all fine and good, but it may also be a diversionary sideshow from the administration’s attempts to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants and create a permanent democrat majority in America. Right now about the only things slowing down a push for amnesty by Pelosi & Reid are opposition from conservatives and (in an odd coincidence) labor unions that don’t want the competition in the labor market from Mexican immigrants. But there is so much to be gained by the democrats from amnesty, you know they’re going to try to push it through congress somehow.”

Anything is possible from the ‘Squatter Support Squad’. I just wish so many GOP elites weren’t on the Obama side on this issue.


8 posted on 10/22/2009 10:35:54 AM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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To: AuntB

You can arrest 300 Mexican gang bangers every single day in each and every city, and you haven’t even scratched the surface of the invasion.

This whole story when put in context of the actual problem is nothing but a sick joke to divert the people into thinking or keeping us from looking somewhere else today.


9 posted on 10/22/2009 10:38:48 AM PDT by Dogbert41
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To: Dogbert41

Sorry, I should have read all the posts before I posted the obvious.


10 posted on 10/22/2009 10:41:13 AM PDT by Dogbert41
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To: AuntB
The raids are part of a long-running anti-drug operation that has led to nearly 1,200 arrests over almost four years.

Oh, puleez don't make me laugh. That's 300 arrests per year. That's hardly a drop in the bucket. Of course there's no mention how many were actually convicted, are behind bars, or were given a one way ticket south. Much more to the point is how many were released and still on the streets.

11 posted on 10/22/2009 10:45:57 AM PDT by bgill (The framers of the US Constitution established an entire federal government in 18 pages.)
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To: Dogbert41

“You can arrest 300 Mexican gang bangers every single day in each and every city, and you haven’t even scratched the surface of the invasion.

This whole story when put in context of the actual problem is nothing but a sick joke to divert the people into thinking or keeping us from looking somewhere else today.”

Your first statement contradicts your second one. This is INDEED a big problem, and it’s about time the people of this country knew about it. I can’t think of much more important that we should look at than the invasion of our nation by a foreign army/organized crime and the loss of it’s sovereignty. As for the feds arrests...I’m sure Obama and the GOP Squatter support squad will put a stop to it one way or another.


12 posted on 10/22/2009 10:49:43 AM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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To: AuntB
Who are they kidding? Not Me.
The druggies have many many photos of Ben Franklin.
Somebody tell me the Chicago bunch won't get a lot of them. . . . . .
13 posted on 10/22/2009 11:07:08 AM PDT by DeaconRed (F.U.B.O.)
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To: AuntB

Good thing Bush didn’t do this or this raid would have been labled ‘RACIST!!!!!!!’

After all, ‘La Familia’ means ‘the family’ in spanish. So Bush would have been continuing his policy of breaking up hispanic families in America through this racist, xenophobic policies.

Thank the Media Gods it is Obama doing this so we don’t have to apologize to the gangs.


14 posted on 10/22/2009 11:32:57 AM PDT by bpjam (Favorite Sign: "Why Do We Feel Like A Ship Off The Coast Of Somalia?")
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To: AuntB

Wait, does this mean that Eric Holder is now as big a racist as Joe Arpaio?? (they are doing the same thing - with the exception of the nationally televised press conferences...)


15 posted on 10/22/2009 11:34:09 AM PDT by bpjam (Favorite Sign: "Why Do We Feel Like A Ship Off The Coast Of Somalia?")
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To: bpjam

Wait, does this mean that Eric Holder is now as big a racist as Joe Arpaio?? (they are doing the same thing - with the exception of the nationally televised press conferences...)

Good point! The hypocrisy of this administration knows no bounds.

16 posted on 10/22/2009 11:45:28 AM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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Border Patrol taking on cartels in battle for young minds
By Ray Gomez

http://www.pro8news.com/news/local/65094157.html

Story Created: Oct 20, 2009

Story Updated: Oct 21, 2009
Border Patrol agents in the Laredo sector are now taking a stand on juvenile crime.
They see drug smuggling cases almost everyday and say they are seeing an increase in juveniles being the smugglers.
Operation Detour is a nationwide initiative.
The public service campaign is targeted at the community’s youth from the ages of 14 to 18.
All this is in an effort to educate them about the dangers and consequences surrounding narcotics smuggling.
This program provides a real and true sense of the horrors and tragedies juveniles go through when they are involved with narco-terrorism.

So how dangerous is this lifestyle of becoming a smuggler for drug cartels?
According to Border Patrol and other law enforcement agencies in Laredo, they have seen an increase in juveniles hired to transport drugs.
Our Noraida Negron tells us about a video Border Patrol is using to educate students in our community.
“They need to be given the reality of the consequences of those decisions that they are going to be faced with.”

Rusty Fleming has produced several documentaries on narco terrorism along the south Texas border including Laredo.
Now he’s teamed up with Border Patrol creating a documentary bringing awareness to the youth of our community.
“What’s really happening now with drug cartels is they are trying to indoctrinate these kids. They not trying to hire them. They are given a doctrinarian to a way of life.”

It’s a lifestyle that Border Patrol says is dangerous and has consequences.
“It’s a harsh reality but it’s something that’s really impacting our students throughout America and especially here along the southwest border,” Acting Border Patrol chief Rosendo Hinojosa told Pro 8 News.

The documentary has already been shown to students in Zapata.
The video, which is described as graphic, was shown to students from seventh grade to seniors.
“This is the first time that what they are doing is a little on the graphic side and it’s reality and we had the opportunity to show it in Zapata,” Zapata ISD Superintendent Romeo Rodriguez said.

Fleming, the creator of the documentary says he has researched juveniles as smugglers for years now, interviewing numerous kids from the ages of 13 to 21 talking about their initiations and how they were taught to operate.
“Some of them have been famous in Laredo in terms of being trained to be assassins. For five years I’ve been doing this.”

Meanwhile Fleming says kids are very aware of who is who in their world, saying they are facing these temptations to join a lifestyle that will lead them to death or jail.
“We can’t talk down to our kids. Just say no. This is your brain on drugs.”

Border Patrol is now in talks with United ISD and Laredo ISD to bring the documentary to their classrooms.
They want to spread the narco-terrorism awareness among students in the area


17 posted on 10/22/2009 12:00:09 PM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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To: AuntB

“I just wish so many GOP elites weren’t on the Obama side on this issue.”

Much of the GOP is bought by the Chamber of Commerce, who want cheap labor at everyone else’s expense.


18 posted on 10/22/2009 12:33:29 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker (Pray for, and support our troops(heroes) !! And vote out the RINO's!!)
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To: AuntB

19 posted on 10/22/2009 1:05:51 PM PDT by blackie (Be Well~Be Armed~Be Safe~Molon Labe!)
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To: stephenjohnbanker
“Much of the GOP is bought by the Chamber of Commerce, who want cheap labor at everyone else’s expense.”

So true! With open border policy makers like Grover Norquist on their board of directors...Most definitely part of the Squatter Support Squad of the GOP.

20 posted on 10/22/2009 1:46:44 PM PDT by AuntB (If the TALIBAN grew drugs & burned our land instead of armed Mexican Cartels would anyone notice?)
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http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/pubs/pressrel/pr102209a2.pdf

#

Note: The following text is a quote:

http://www.fbi.gov/page2/oct09/coronado_102209.html

‘PROJECT CORONADO’
Major U.S. Takedown Against Mexican Drug Cartel

10/22/09

‘Project Coronado’ map shows locations of two-day operations in 19 states. See DEA Map (pdf)

On October 22, 2009, Attorney General Eric Holder—with the heads of the Drug Enforcement Administration, the FBI, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives—announced a massive multi-agency takedown targeting the U.S. distribution network of the exceedingly violent Mexican drug cartel known as La Familia.

Project Coronado seized more than 2,700 pounds of methamphetamine over 44 months. Above, a seizure of 126 kilos of crystal methamphetamine from earlier this year. More images at DEA.gov. Over the past two days, more than 300 individuals in the U.S. have been located and arrested by some 3,000 federal, state, and local law enforcement officials in Project Coronado, the largest U.S. enforcement action ever undertaken against a Mexican drug cartel. “While this group may operate from Mexico,” said Holder, “the toxic reach of its operations extends to nearly every state in the country.”

Since the initiative began 44 months ago, 1,186 people have been arrested and more than $32 million in U.S. currency has been seized, along with more than 2,700 pounds of methamphetamine, nearly 2,000 kilograms of cocaine, 16,000 pounds of marijuana, 29 pounds of heroin, and close to 400 weapons. Project Coronado, said Holder, “has dealt a significant blow to La Familia’s supply chain of illegal drugs, weapons, and cash flowing between the United States and Mexico.”

FBI Director Robert Mueller added: “This ongoing investigation is an example of intelligence-driven law enforcement. We often speak of intelligence in terms of terrorism, but intelligence is every bit as vital to disrupting criminal organizations like La Familia.”

La Familia, the newest and the most violent of the Mexican drug cartels, is responsible for most of the methamphetamine coming into the U.S. across the Southwest border, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Project Coronado was coordinated by the multi-agency Special Operations Division and attorneys from the Department of Justice Criminal Division’s Narcotics and Dangerous Drug Section.

From left to right: Attorney General Eric Holder, Acting DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart, FBI Director Robert Mueller, and Acting ATF Director Kenneth Melson.

According to Mueller, multi-agency investigations like Project Coronado are key to disrupting the operations of complex criminal organizations like La Familia. He said, “We have dealt a substantial blow to a group that has polluted our neighborhoods with illicit drugs and has terrorized Mexico with unimaginable violence.”

Resources:
- Press release


21 posted on 10/22/2009 2:46:42 PM PDT by Cindy
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October 22, 2009

Note: The following text is a quote:

http://www.fbi.gov/pressrel/pressrel09/cartel_102209.htm

More Than 300 Alleged La Familia Cartel Members and Associates Arrested in Two-Day Nationwide Takedown

“Project Coronado” Results in Nearly 1,200 Arrests During 44-Month Operation, Seizures of Approximately 11.7 Tons of Drugs and $32.8 Million in U.S. Currency

WASHINGTON—Today Attorney General Eric Holder announced the arrest of nearly 1,200 individuals on narcotics-related charges and the seizure of more than 11.7 tons of narcotics as part of a 44-month multi-agency law enforcement investigation known as “Project Coronado.” The Attorney General was joined in announcing the current results of Project Coronado by DEA Acting Administrator Michele M. Leonhart, FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III and ATF Acting Director Kenneth E. Melson.

Over the past two days, 303 individuals in 19 states were arrested as part of Project Coronado, which targeted the distribution network of a major Mexican drug trafficking organization known as La Familia, through coordination between federal, state and local law enforcement. More than 3,000 agents and officers operated across the United States to make the arrests during the two-day takedown. During the two-day operation alone, $3.4 million in U.S. currency, 729 pounds of methamphetamine, 62 kilograms of cocaine, 967 pounds of marijuana, 144 weapons and 109 vehicles were seized by law enforcement agents.

“This unprecedented, coordinated U.S. law enforcement action—the largest ever undertaken against a Mexican drug cartel—has dealt a significant blow to La Familia’s supply chain of illegal drugs, weapons and cash flowing between Mexico and the United States,” said Attorney General Holder. “We will not allow these cartels to operate unfettered in our country, and with the increases in cooperation between U.S. and Mexican authorities in recent years, we are taking the fight to our adversaries. We will continue to stand strong with our partners in Mexico as we work to disrupt and dismantle cartel operations on both sides of the border.”

The La Familia cartel is a violent drug trafficking cartel based in the state of Michoacán, in southwestern Mexico. According to court documents, La Familia controls drug manufacturing and distribution in and around Michoacán, including the importation of vast quantities of cocaine and methamphetamine from Mexico into the United States. La Familia is philosophically opposed to the sale of methamphetamine to Mexicans, and instead supports its export to the United States for consumption by Americans. La Familia is a heavily armed cartel that has utilized violence to support its narcotics trafficking business including murders, kidnappings and assaults. According to one indictment unsealed in the Southern District of New York, associates of La Familia based in the United States have allegedly acquired military-grade weapons, including assault weapons and ammunition, and have arranged for them to be smuggled back into Mexico for use by La Familia. In a criminal complaint filed in Dallas, ATF investigators allege that operatives of La Familia shipped hundreds of firearms from the U.S. to Mexico over a 12-month period ending in October 2009. Individuals indicted in the cases are charged with a variety of crimes, including: conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana; distribution of methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana; conspiracy to import narcotics into the United States; money laundering; and other violations of federal law. Numerous defendants face forfeiture allegations as well.

To date, Project Coronado has led to the arrest of 1,186 individuals and the seizure of approximately $32.8 million in U.S. currency, and approximately 2,710 pounds of methamphetamine, 1,999 kilograms of cocaine, 29 pounds of heroin, 16,390 pounds of marijuana, 389 weapons and 269 vehicles.

“Project Coronado, our massive assault on the La Familia Cartel, is part of our continued fight against all of the powerful Mexico-based drug cartels,” said DEA Acting Administrator Michele M. Leonhart. “This organization, the newest of Mexican cartels, is directly responsible for a vast majority of the methamphetamine pouring into our country across our Southwest Border, and has had a hand in fueling the cycle of violence that is wracking Mexico today. DEA, along with our U.S. and Mexican partners, are committed to strategically attacking the international and domestic drug trade with every tool at our disposal, and defeating those that thrive on the suffering of others.”

“Multi-agency coordinated investigations such as Project Coronado are the key to disrupting the operations of complex criminal organizations like La Familia. Together—with the strong collaboration of our international, federal, state and local partners—we have dealt a substantial blow to a group that has polluted our neighborhoods with illicit drugs and has terrorized Mexico with unimaginable violence,” said Director Mueller.

“ATF’s arrest of defendants in Project Coronado highlight the almost inseparable link between illegal trafficking of firearms and narcotics between the U.S. and Mexico,” said ATF Acting Director Kenneth Melson. “ATF is on the frontline against violent crime and focuses its investigative tools on criminal groups such as La Familia, which use firearms to further their illegal trade and ruin and endanger countless lives. It is alleged that La Familia used proceeds from the sale of drugs to purchase or obtain hundreds of firearms that were then moved illicitly to Mexico.”

“The operation to dismantle the La Familia drug trafficking organization in the United States demonstrates an unprecedented level of partnership and coordination at the local, state and federal levels. We at ICE are proud to have played an important role in yesterday’s operation and look forward to continuing to work with our law enforcement partners to target these criminal organizations,” said Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Assistant Secretary John Morton.

Arrests were made or charges have been unsealed yesterday and today related to Project Coronado in the following districts: Central District of California, Southern District of California, District of Colorado, Northern District of Georgia, District of Massachusetts, District of Minnesota, Southern District of Mississippi, Eastern District of Missouri, Northern District of Oklahoma, Southern District of New York, Northern District of New York, Middle District of North Carolina, District of South Carolina, Middle District of Tennessee, Eastern District of Texas, Northern District of Texas, Western District of Texas and the Western District of Washington. There were also arrests by state authorities in California, Nevada, North Carolina and Georgia. Assistance for Project Coronado was provided by the Criminal Division’s Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Section and Office of International Affairs. Additionally, local prosecutions will occur in San Diego, San Bernardino, Los Angeles and Orange County, Calif.; Clark County, Nev.; Gwinnett County, Ga.; and Pitt County, N.C.

The investigative efforts in Project Coronado were coordinated by the multi-agency Special Operations Division, comprised of agents and analysts from the DEA, FBI, ICE, Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Marshals Service and ATF, as well as attorneys from the Criminal Division’s Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Section. More than 300 federal, state, local and foreign law enforcement agencies contributed investigative and prosecutorial resources to Project Coronado through the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces.

An indictment is merely an allegation and is not evidence of guilt. A defendant is entitled to a fair trial in which it will be the government’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.


22 posted on 10/22/2009 2:47:51 PM PDT by Cindy
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Video:

http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/pubs/pressrel/pr102209a.wmv

Photos:

http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/images_major_operations.html#coronado

Map of Cities Involved:

http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/pubs/pressrel/pr102209a2.pdf


23 posted on 10/22/2009 2:51:41 PM PDT by Cindy
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To: Dogbert41

“You can arrest 300 Mexican gang bangers every single day in each and every city, and you haven’t even scratched the surface of the invasion.

This whole story when put in context of the actual problem is nothing but a sick joke to divert the people into thinking or keeping us from looking somewhere else today.”

Exactly!!!! In Ca. jails alone are thousands of illegals. Just multiply that by that by hundreds and you’ve got the picture.


24 posted on 10/23/2009 7:42:55 PM PDT by doc
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