Mexico: Judge orders 16 police detained for 40 days

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April 18, 2011
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram    
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"A Mexican judge ordered 16 police officers to remain detained for 40 days pending an investigation into their alleged involvement with the Zetas drug gang in a region where authorities have found a series of mass graves, prosecutors announced Monday. The 16 municipal police officer from San Fernando, in the border state of Tamaulipas, are being investigated for organized crime, kidnapping and homicide, federal prosecutors said in a statement." (04/18/11)  

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