Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Mexico

14 June 2017

The body of the director of the local television station 6TV, who had been missing after being abducted on 18 May in the city of Nueva Italia was found in the western state of Michoacán. ...

15 May 2017

The founder of Riodoce , a weekly publication, was shot dead outside his office by unidentified gunmen in Culiacan city in the north-western Mexican state of Sinaloa. ...

15 May 2017

The 26-year-old reporter for El Costeño, a weekly publication founded by his father, was shot dead in the locality of Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco. ...

15 May 2017

The 73-year old veteran journalist was shot dead outside a shop in Paz, a town located in the state of Baja California Sur. ...

29 April 2017

The 65-year-old journalist was shot dead in his car by unidentified gunmen in the municipality ofTlaquiltenango . ...

23 March 2017

The 54-year-old female correspondent for La Jornada newspaper was shot dead outside her home. ...

19 March 2017

The 57-year-old director of the El Politico magazine and columnist for El Sol de Córdoba and el Diario de Xalapa was shot dead in the Mexican state of Veracruz while he was with his family. ...

02 March 2017

The editor of La Voz de la Tierra Caliente and contributor to La Jornada Guerrero newspaper was shot dead by two youths riding a motorbike in the city of Altamirano, Guerrero State. ...

10 December 2016

The journalist for a local radio was shot dead outside his home in the Mexican district of Chihuahua. ...

14 September 2016

The Director of El Gráfico de la Sierra , a regional weekly, was killed in the municipality of Huauchinango, Puebla State after being shot several times while he was driving his car. ...