Mexico vigilante - updates

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Mexico arrests high-profile vigilante leader

Jun 28, 2014 - 6:36 PM

Jose Manuel Mireles the face of a powerful anti crime vigilante group in the western state of Michoacan was detained after entering a town with more than 100 armed supporters

Mexico to give registered anti-drug vigilantes official status

Jan 31, 2014 - 3:51 PM

Some 400 to 600 people are expected to be registered according to a federal government commissioner for security in Michoacan

MAKING IT OFFICIAL. Mexico is reclassifying registered vigilante forces as rural defense groups