Archive for the ‘Kidnapping’ Tag

First Post

I had been wondering what to include as my first post here, when in the course of investigating how to set up a blog which involved looking at other blogs written in English about Mexico (the best of which I have found so far are included in my blogroll), I came across an interesting story.

Two days ago, whilst having the radio on in the background, I thought I heard a story about an American expert in kidnapping being kidnapped in the state of Coahuila, whilst giving a series of lectures on the theme of public security and kidnapping. As I was not paying particular attention to the radio, and as it was in Spanish, I was not sure if I had understood the story properly.

But today I was delighted to come across the same story written by Jeremy Schwartz on Uncovering Mexico.

Here are some of the key excerpts from the story as recounted by Jeremy Schwartz: Continue reading