Red Ribbon Week
How Did Red Ribbon Week Start?
Red Ribbon Week started in 1985 after the kidnapping of Enrique “ Kiki “ Camarena. He was working under cover in Guadalajara, Mexico when he and his pilot Captain Alfredo - Zavala – Avelar were kidnapped. Representatives of the Mexican Federal Judicial Police presented that he was mistakenly kidnapped by a man and his three sons. The MFJP soon discovered both bodies of Enrique Camarena, and Zavala – Avelar at the mans ranch in Angostura.