Tag archive for ‘Crime’
By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Violence, industry and tourism co-exist in Guanajuato state

IRAPUATO, Mexico (AP) — Mexico’s drug war has long played out in dusty northern border cities or the poppy fields of its southern mountains, but now the killings have moved to the conservative industrial heartland More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
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2 Colombians and 2 Mexicans slain in Puebla

MEXICO CITY – Two Colombian exchange students, a Mexican student and an Uber driver have been found slain in central Mexico after they attended Carnival celebrations, officials said on Monday Feb. 24th. The More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
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Canadian citizen brutally attacked at resort in Tulum

What was meant to be a Mexican vacation with family and friends took a nightmarish turn for Ottawa’s Lexie York. On her first night at the Grand Bahia Principe resort in Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico; York More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 28th, 2019
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Violent weekend leaves 13 dead in Michoacan

A total of 13 people were shot dead, including a police officer, in different violent events related to drug cartels’ activity, in Michoacán. The State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) of Michoacán More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
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Canadian woman found dead inside home in Mexico City’s Colonia Roma

A 42-year-old woman of Canadian origin was found dead at an address located in Mexico City’s Roma Norte neighborhood, Cuauhtemoc mayor’s office, according to the Attorney General’s Office. Alleged More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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“Anarchists” injure a police officer and a paramedic during the October 2 march

Protesters commemorated the 51st anniversary of the student massacre of 1968 in Tlatelolco, CDMX. Demonstrators held a march this afternoon from the Plaza de las Tres Culturas to the Zócalo during the 51st More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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Governor of Michoacán denies vigilante movement has reignited in the state

MEXICO CITY (AP) — State and local officials in western Mexico disputed Monday whether the old vigilante “self-defense” movement has re-awakened, or whether recent confrontations are just turf battles More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, July 8th, 2019
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AMLO created National Guard to fight rising crime, but now it’s in a face-off with migrants

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (Reuters) – A convoy of Mexican state and municipal police trucks roared along the US-Mexico border in Ciudad Juarez to confront cartel gunmen, past National Guardsmen patrolling the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, July 8th, 2019
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Municipal official asks citizens not to post “bad news” about SMA

San Miguel de Allende.- Councilman Humberto Campos, published on his Facebook account an exhort to the citizenship to avoid spreading bad news related to the growing insecurity in the municipality of San Miguel. More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
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Leader of CANACO San Miguel breaks the silence

For the president of the National Chamber of Commerce (Canaco) in this municipality, Daniel Hernández Rangel, the fact that San Miguel de Allende is in third place at state level in number of intentional injuries More...