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C.S.I.: Ciudad Juarez

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C.S.I.: Ciudad Juarez

Say one thing about Mexico: there doesn't seem to be an ammunition shortage. Oh, wait: they get that stuff over here. Along with the guns.

Spend a little time on Google and you can find sites with fairly extraordinary (and graphic) photographs of Mexican crime scenes, the huge majority of which depict drug-related murders in which hundreds or thousands of bullets were fired.

Which hints that the makers of those yellow evidence markers are doing quite a good business.

Roberto De Vido is a communications consultant, writer, cartoonist and jack of many trades. The former chief of Tucson Sentinel’s East Asia Bureau, he now lives in California (make of that what you will).

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