Favorite guns of Mexican Drug Cartels

in Substance Abuse, Transnational Crime

The United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) reported on the most common types of guns smuggled into Mexico on behalf of drug traffickers.

The most common guns are the FN-57 pistol, the AR type 223 rifle, and the AK type 7.62 rifle.

Source:  Dane Schiller, “ATF: the favorite guns of Mexican drug cartels,” Houston Chronicle, Narco Confidential, February 7, 2012.

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