Perhaps you're wondering what that has to do with the death of Millan Gomez
.He was Mexico's federal police chief, and he was gunned down outside of his home by assassins who are assumed to have been working for a drug cartel.
was the 10th federal police official to be murdered in the past two months.The week before he
was killed, Roberto Velasco Bravo was killed.He was the head of the organized crime division in the public security ministry.
Local police officials are being targeted, too.Earlier this year, the commander of public safety for Juarez
was murdered, and before him, the police chief of Tecate