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They will reinforce security in 50 municipalities; will deploy federal forces

MEXICO CITY.

Actions to reinforce security will be expanded from 15 to 50 municipalities in an effort to reduce the high rates of homicides and other crimes of the common and federal jurisdiction, announced President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

The municipalities where the presence of elements of the National Guard, Sedena and Navy will be reinforced, in addition to deploying the welfare programs, are headed by Tijuana, Ciudad Juárez, León, Acapulco, Culiacán, Cajeme, Guadalajara, Benito Juárez, Celaya and Chihuahua.

These localities are among the most affected by intentional homicides.

“There we are going to carry out a special strategy, the action of the government as a whole will be reinforced. Not only more elements, but social development, well-being; it is a comprehensive (plan) in those municipalities, to serve young people more, to combat poverty, marginalization, to strengthen values ​​and also the presence of the police ”, the head of the Executive said.

The list also includes municipalities and mayors of the Metropolitan Area of ​​the Valley of Mexico.

They will reinforce security in violent city halls

They will send more elements of the National Guard, Army and Navy; asserts that emphasis will also be placed on social development and well-being.

The federal government will expand from 15 to 50 the municipalities in which security actions will be reinforced, in an attempt to lower the homicide and crime rates of the federal and common jurisdiction, announced President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

The municipalities in which the presence of elements of the National Guard, Sedena, Navy, and the deployment of social programs of the federal government will be reinforced, are headed by Tijuana, Ciudad Juárez, León, Acapulco, Culiacán, Cajeme, Guadalajara, Benito Juárez, Celaya, and Chihuahua, which are the most affected by intentional homicides.

“There we are going to carry out a special strategy, the action of the government as a whole will be reinforced. Not only more elements, but social development, well-being, it is an integral part of these municipalities, to attend more to young people, to combat poverty, marginalization, to strengthen values ​​and also the presence of the police ”, advanced the owner of the Executive.

According to the distribution presented this Wednesday, the region with the most violent municipalities is the West, with 17; 14 in the center of the country, 13 in the northwest; three in the northeast; and three in the south and southeast.

In the list, the Metropolitan Area of ​​the Valley of Mexico stands out, where the Iztapalapa, Gustavo A. Madero, and Cuauhtémoc mayors are included; and the municipalities of the State of Mexico, Ecatepec, Nezahualcóyotl, Tlalnepantla, Naucalpan, Tultitlán, and Chimalhuacán.

Crimes grow 4.9%

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador presented the monthly report on the results of the strategy to achieve peace in the country. During the report, the Security Cabinet announced that in the first semester of 2021 a reduction of 24.6% of crimes under federal jurisdiction was achieved with respect to the same period of 2019.

The Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection, Rosa Icela Rodríguez Velázquez, indicated that in this administration the downward trend continues even though there was an increase of 4.9% compared to the first half of 2020 due to the increase in electoral crimes.

He explained that crimes against health, prosecutors, financial crimes, those related to organized crime, those related to firearms and explosives and property crimes are going down.

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