Son of alleged Jalisco New Generation Cartel boss rearrested in Mexico hours after judge orders release

Son of alleged Jalisco New Generation Cartel boss rearrested in Mexico hours after judge orders release

The Jalisco New Generation Cartel is known for its hyper-aggressive, paramilitary tactics—now it’s bringing the terror to America’s doorstep.

The Jalisco New Generation Cartel is known for its hyper-aggressive, paramilitary tactics—now it’s bringing the terror to America’s doorstep.

8. Conflict on the decline After reaching its peak in 2011 with the New Generation Cartel’s dumping of bodies in the Boca Del Rio, the conflict between the Jalisco New Generation Cartel in Veracruz has dwindled to dormancy in recent years. Both continue to operate in Veracruz. Photo: AP

8. Conflict on the decline After reaching its peak in 2011 with the New Generation Cartel’s dumping of bodies in the Boca Del Rio, the conflict between the Jalisco New Generation Cartel in Veracruz has dwindled to dormancy in recent years. Both continue to operate in Veracruz. Photo: AP

'My skin goes cold when I see a pickup or heavy traffic,' says one resident of the state that has seen a dramatic spike in crime and violence since the emergence of the Jalisco New Generation cartel.

'My skin goes cold when I see a pickup or heavy traffic,' says one resident of the state that has seen a dramatic spike in crime and violence since the emergence of the Jalisco New Generation cartel.

7.	Unlike older cartels, the Jalisco New Generation Cartel is willing to wage war on the state and federal government: on May 1, cartel fighters clashed with federal forces, downed a military helicopter and blockading streets with burning vehicles in Guadalajara.18 people were killed, according to The Associated Press. Photo: STR, Stringer / AFP / Getty Images / AFP

7. Unlike older cartels, the Jalisco New Generation Cartel is willing to wage war on the state and federal government: on May 1, cartel fighters clashed with federal forces, downed a military helicopter and blockading streets with burning vehicles in Guadalajara.18 people were killed, according to The Associated Press. Photo: STR, Stringer / AFP / Getty Images / AFP

15.	The Jalisco New Generation Cartel has seen unprecedented expansion, growing to a major group in only five years, according to The Associated Press. Photo: Alexandre Meneghini, Associated Press / AP2012

15. The Jalisco New Generation Cartel has seen unprecedented expansion, growing to a major group in only five years, according to The Associated Press. Photo: Alexandre Meneghini, Associated Press / AP2012

18.	It’s unclear exactly how much money the Jalisco New Generation Cartel makes off of the drug trade, but a U.S. indictment alleges that New Generation leader Nemesio Oseguera and his brother-in-law, Cuinis leader Abigael Gonzalez Valencia, make $10 million a year off of moving tons of cocaine that ultimately winds up in the United States from South America to Mexico, the Associated Press reported. Photo: Alexandre Meneghini, Associated Press / AP2012

18. It’s unclear exactly how much money the Jalisco New Generation Cartel makes off of the drug trade, but a U.S. indictment alleges that New Generation leader Nemesio Oseguera and his brother-in-law, Cuinis leader Abigael Gonzalez Valencia, make $10 million a year off of moving tons of cocaine that ultimately winds up in the United States from South America to Mexico, the Associated Press reported. Photo: Alexandre Meneghini, Associated Press / AP2012

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The Jalisco New Generation Cartel has violently surged during its roughly five-year existence.

The Jalisco New Generation Cartel has violently surged during its roughly five-year existence.

Bloodbath in Mexico - Published on May 22, 2015 More than 40 killed in western Mexico Friday in a gunfight between suspected gang members of the Jalisco New Generation cartel and security forces.

Bloodbath in Mexico - Published on May 22, 2015 More than 40 killed in western Mexico Friday in a gunfight between suspected gang members of the Jalisco New Generation cartel and security forces.

7. Their "sworn enemy"Michael S. Vigil, former chief of international operations for the DEA , said Los Zetas have been at odds with the Jalisco new Generation Cartel for a decade, calling the cartel their “sworn enemy.” So much that the Jalisco New Generation Cartel also go by “Mata Zetas,” which means “kill zetas” in Spanish. Photo: YURI CORTEZ, AFP/Getty Images

7. Their "sworn enemy"Michael S. Vigil, former chief of international operations for the DEA , said Los Zetas have been at odds with the Jalisco new Generation Cartel for a decade, calling the cartel their “sworn enemy.” So much that the Jalisco New Generation Cartel also go by “Mata Zetas,” which means “kill zetas” in Spanish. Photo: YURI CORTEZ, AFP/Getty Images

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