Thousands of people die in drug-related violence every year in México, people live constantly with the fear of being extorted, kidnapped, or simply hit by a stray bullet; violence and death is now found everywhere, from the streets to the media to entertainment.

In Cd. Juárez MX, the exhausting crime wave has affected everyone in the city, public life is paralyzed as thousands of businesses have closed as most people try to go out as little as possible or do not go out at all.

More that 1,500 people were killed in 2008, in 2009 there were 2,665 casualties and in 2010, a total of 3,116 executions were recorded in the city; in 2018, a total of 33,341 homicides were recorded in México.