Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Mexico

02 June 2014

The decapitated body of an outspoken Mexican newspaper columnist was found in a garden on the outskirts of the tourist city of Acapulco, according to media reports. ...

11 February 2014

The 42-year-old crime reporter for Notisur and Liberal del Sur was kidnapped at his home in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz by masked men. ...

17 July 2013

The journalist, who covered the police beat in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, was found dead reportedly with gunshot wounds. ...

27 June 2013

The editor of a website ‘ El Ciudadano ‘ was found dead near the city of Victoria in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas. ...

15 April 2013

The journalist for La Vanguardia newspaper was killed in the city of Puebla, media reports said. ...

03 March 2013

The online photojournalist who wrote for a news website Ojinga Noticias was shot while he ate at a taco stand in the Mexican town of Ojinaga, in the state of Chihuahua. ...