Attorney General Sessions, Acting DEA Administrator Uttam Dhillon and Other Officials Announce Enforcement Efforts to Target and Dismantle CJNG

October 16, 2018

The United States of America, through its Departments of Justice, Treasury, and State  announced a series of measures to target and dismantle the Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion (CJNG) – one of the largest, most dangerous drug cartels currently operating in Mexico. These measures include the unsealing of 15 indictments, the State Department’s approval of large rewards, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designations, and the establishment of a citizen tip-line.


Press Release: Justice, Treasury, and State Departments Announce Coordinated Enforcement Efforts Against Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion

Remarks: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Delivers Remarks at Joint Press Conference on Efforts to Target and Dismantle CJNG

Updated May 24, 2022