On January 12, 2016, the life of Mexican actress Kate del Castillo would change radically. What seemed to be an opening of doors to many opportunities, turned out to be a nightmare thanks to an interview that Sean Penn published in Rolling Stones magazine.

In just a few years, the state of Colima, located in western Mexico, went from being the safest state in the country to first place in intentional homicides. This situation caused it to recently appear on the U.S. government's travel alerts, placing it at level 4 for maximum violence, similar to Syria.

Violence, Crime and Justice in Mexico