Is CJNG more powerful than Sinaloa?

As of 2020, the CJNG is generally considered by the Mexican government to be the most dangerous criminal organization in Mexico and the second most powerful drug cartel in the country after Cártel de Sinaloa.

What drug cartel runs Tijuana?

the Sinaloa cartel
According to Mexican and U.S. authorities, most of Tijuana is under the dominance of the Sinaloa cartel, while Luis Fernando Sánchez Arellano of the Tijuana cartel remains the “head of that puppet empire”.

Who is the leader of the CJNG?

El Mencho
Mexican security forces have arrested the wife of “El Mencho”, Mexico’s most wanted man and the leader of the feared Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG). Rosalinda González is suspected of running the CJNG’s finances.

Who runs the Tijuana cartel in 2020?

Francisco Javier ARELLANO-Felix reportedly controls the organization’s finances. He is currently wanted in Mexico. An arrest warrant (#125/93) was issued for him in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on drug and arms violations.

Who is the most wanted drug lord now?

Most Wanted Fugitives

  • Rafael Caro-Quintero.
  • Ismael Zambada Garcia.
  • Kenny Jing Ang Chen.
  • Dario Antonio Usuga David.
  • Nemesio Oseguera-Cervantes.
  • Julio Alex Diaz.
  • Rommel Pascua Cipriano.
  • Jesus Alfredo Guzman-Salazar.

How much is Mencho worth?

El Mencho was able to make the CJNG one of Mexico’s most profitable criminal gangs. The government estimates that El Mencho’s group has about US$50 billion in total assets.

Is Tijuana safe right now?

OVERALL RISK : HIGH. If you must travel to Tijuana right now, it may be best to go on a well-protected tour. Tijuana was voted the most dangerous city for two years in a row. There are 134 murders per 100,000 people.

Where does the CJNG operate in Mexico?

The CJNG also operates in the states of Nayarit and Colima. While this cartel is best known for its fights against the Zetas, it has also been battling Cárteles Unidos for control of Aguililla, Michoacán and its surrounding territories, such as the city of Tepalcatepec.

What does CJNG stand for?

Jalisco New Generation Cartel. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Jalisco New Generation Cartel (Spanish: Cártel de Jalisco Nueva Generación, CJNG, Los Mata Zetas and Los Torcidos) is a Mexican criminal group based in Jalisco and headed by Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes (“El Mencho”), one of Mexico’s most-wanted drug lords.

What is CJNG doing in Veracruz?

In June 2020, for example, the group distributed toys to children in communities in Veracruz where it is fighting splinter groups from Los Zetas. And members of the CJNG also delivered boxes of goods in various parts of the country, including Guadalajara, Mexico’s second-largest city.

Who are the CJNG members?

Some members of the Milenio Cartel, then a Sinaloa Cartel branch, who splintered and formed the CJNG were Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes ( El Mencho ), Érick Valencia Salazar ( El 85) and Martín Arzola Ortega ( El 53 ).