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Police authority in Tulum handed over to state security agency

Tulum's police force has been taken over by state police authorities. Photo: Courtesy Quintana Roo's state security force...

Obstruction of justice probed after boy drowns at Xcaret Park

A 13-year-old boy died last week after drowning at Xenses Park near Playa del Carmen. Photo: Courtesy Quintana...

Man arrested in Yucatán’s 1st revenge porn case

Women’s rights groups in Mexico applauded the passing of Olimpia's Law in 2018, but say that the new laws are not...

Outrage after refugee dies from fractured spine under police custody in...

A woman protesting the death of Victoria Esperanza Salazar Arriaza holds a sign reading “Who protects us from the police.” Photo:...

Police arrest a suspect connected to Wednesday night’s shooting

Police sources say the weapon used in Wednesday’s attack was homemade. Photo: Courtesy Police have arested a man...

Motorcyclist fires 4 shots at a vehicle in Mérida

The vehicle was shot four times, but fortunately, there were no reports of physical injuries or deaths. Photo: Courtesy

Florida officials nab ‘most wanted’ suspect in Mérida

Yosbel Flores Rodriguez. Photo: Monroe County Sheriff’s Office The trail of one of Florida's most-wanted suspects led to...

Missing Texas woman found in Monterrey after 27 years

The woman was found after a man in Monterrey posted on social media that he had spotted disoriented a woman walking...

Armed men claim Oasis AIDS shelter is on their property

Oasis San Juan de Dios administrators say they purchased the property lawfully, but not everyone agrees. Photo: File

Relief in Mérida as 2 murder suspects are arrested

A murder occurred on Calle 55 between 132 and 136, Fraccionaminto Las Américas in Mérida. Photo: File Police...

LGBTQ activists: no room for hate in Quintana Roo

The police officers who detained a gay couple and their tour guide are now under fire for homophobia. Foto: File

Tulum police to gay couple: You can’t kiss here

Police tried to remove two gay men from a popular Tulum beach, but were dissuaded by angry spectators. Photo: File.ang

One body cam for every 8 police operatives in Mérida

Body cams to be worn by Mérida police. Photo: Contributed In a small ceremony, Mayor Renán Barrera Concha...

Yucatán marijuana smugglers turn out to be National Guard

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador salutes the National Guard at their new headquarters in Nuevo León, Mexico, in January. Photo: Medios...

Dead body turns out to be inflatable sex doll

Despite a scare, the “body” in a plastic bag turned out to be nothing more than an inflatable sex doll. Photo:...

SSP sets roadblocks, fines 60 drivers found breaking curfew

State police are enforcing an overnight curfew in Yucatán. Photo: Sipse Yucatán is enforcing its overnight curfew by...

Real estate fraud case ends in arrest of woman

Following her arrest, a suspect accused of real estate fraud was transferred to Santa Martha Acatitla prison in México State.

Suspected drug-smugglers’ plane lands, burns on Yucatan Peninsula highway

Video grab shows a plane that was reportedly set alight after allegedly being intercepted by soldiers on Federal Highway 184 in...

Officer slain in gang attack was fired from SSP for role...

A Google Streetview screengrab shows the police booth where a Progresso officer was stabbed, and the convenience store across the intersection...

Progreso policeman is slain in early-morning knife attack

Photo: Google Progreso, Yucatan — A municipal police officer died early Wednesday morning after being stabbed while working in...

Policing coronavirus: No one travels without a good reason

Police checkpoint have been set up all around Yucatan, ensuring that travel is local and necessary. Photo: SSP

Police officers suspended after firing tear gas at protestors

Merida, Yucatan — Three protestors were arrested and three policemen were suspended for using tear gas against...

Police seize weapons and arrest 2 suspected drug traffickers in Motul

Police arrested 2 drug-trafficking suspects in Motul. Photo: Courtesy Motul, Yucatan — In a large counter-narcotics operation with...

Wedding shoot in Yucatan goes viral, gets cop fired

Accused of misusing public resources, a Tekax police commander has lost his job.