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Mexican Drug Cartels

Mexican Drug Cartels Fill the Meth Lab Void in Franklin County

They’re making meth in “superlabs” and using already established marijuana and cocaine pipelines to ship it into the region.

10/12/2012

File photo of meth. (credit: NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

DEA: 80 Percent Of Meth Sold In US Comes From Mexican Drug Cartels

Mexican drug cartels are quietly filling the void in the nation’s drug market created by the long effort to crack down on American-made methamphetamine, flooding U.S. cities with exceptionally cheap, extraordinarily potent meth from factory-like “superlabs.”

10/11/2012

Meth

DEA: St. Louis Hub for Cheap Heroin

“We have a tremendous heroin market that is saturated by high purity, low price, Mexican manufactured heroin.”

12/01/2011