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Acapulco growing violence as cartels battle for control - Business ...

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Jun 2, 2016 ... The idyllic Pacific coast town of Acapulco in Mexico's Guerrero state ... Criminal groups in the city have turned more to localized crimes like ...

How Acapulco has been gripped by violence between police and ...

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May 22, 2016 ... Once a popular tourist destination, the city of Acapulco on Mexico's ... Popular Mexican resort is in midst of worst crime wave for a decade with ...

Mexico drugs gangsters ride to the beach on JET SKIS to blast ...

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Feb 26, 2016 ... EXCLUSIVE Bloodbath on the beaches: The Mexican drug gangs riding on ... But Acapulco is in the midst of its worst crime wave for a decade ...

Things and Places to Avoid in Acapulco and Mexico

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Drugs: Much of the crime and nearly all of the deaths that I have heard about in Acapulco somehow involve drugs. Walking along the main strip and the beaches  ...

Mexico Travel Warning - Department of State at www.travel.state.gov.

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2 days ago ... U.S. citizens have been the victims of violent crimes, including .... travel to the state of Guerrero, including Acapulco, is prohibited for U.S. ...

Acapulco shootings: Tourist hotspot overrun by gangs, extreme ...

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May 17, 2016 ... Violence grew and murders occurred with alarming regularity. The murder rate continued to climb year on year, and Acapulco became Mexico's ...

Acapulco paralyzed by fear after gunfights between police and gang ...

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Apr 26, 2016 ... With 903 murders last year, more than any other Mexican city, Acapulco had 111 killings for every 100,000 people. That is more than double ...

Mexico violence: Eleven killed in Acapulco - BBC News - BBC.com

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Aug 1, 2016 ... Eight people are killed and the bodies of three more are found in the Mexican resort town of Acapulco in the latest bout of violence there.

'Jet-ski Assassins' Impacting Acapulco's Tourism ... - InSight Crime

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Mexico's famous tourist destination Acapulco has seen a disturbing trend in 2016 : assassins using jet-skis to conduct mid-day murders on the ...

No More "Fun in Acapulco" - The New Observer

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Jun 7, 2016 ... The former international tourist holiday hotspot of Acapulco in Mexico has collapsed into a drug-gangster and crime-ridden Third World ...

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Acapulco: Tourist Mecca and Cartel Murder Capital - The Daily Beast

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Mar 4, 2016 ... ACAPULCO, Mexico — One comforting truism of the drug war in Mexico ... Members of a forensic team and policemen work at a crime scene ...

Summer of violence: Shocking photos show blood-filled streets ...

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Aug 10, 2016 ... Summer of violence: Shocking photos show blood-filled streets, clubs of Acapulco, Mexico in 2016. Some killers are reportedly using jet-skis to ...

Police, soldiers swarm Mexico's Acapulco, killings continue

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May 22, 2016 ... The upsurge in killings has made Acapulco one of Mexico's most ... they send troops to where the problem is and in the short term crime drops.