- 23 January 2020
Federal Government recognizes Tamaulipas advances in security
Tamaulipas is the third best placed entity in the General Crime Index, says the Secretary of Public Safety and Protection.
January 23 of the 2020
Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas.- Tamaulipas ranks as the third best placed entity in the General Crime Index, said the Undersecretary of Planning, Prevention, Civil Protection and Peacebuilding of the Secretariat of Security and Citizen Protection, Alejandro Robledo Carretero, After participating with the governor, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca, at the meeting of the State Coordination Group for the Construction of Peace.
The federal official explained that from December 2018 to the same month of 2019, the entity registered a 12.6 percent decrease in the crime rate. While in illegal activities such as kidnapping, from 2016 to 2019, it decreased 81 percent.
“We are convinced as a Federation that the state of Tamaulipas, with the leadership of the governor, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca, is having many results. We thank the Armed Forces and the Government of Tamaulipas, we will continue working, ”said Robledo Carretero.
Governor Garcia Cabeza de Vaca He added that according to the most recent report of the Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System, Tamaulipas is in the 21st position in terms of criminal incidence and that the Criminal Traffic Light organization reported that there are no red spots in criminal matters in the entity.
“Tamaulipas is one of the states that has the greatest progress in terms of security according to the indicators of the Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System. Even yesterday, Traffic Light Crime, an organization that reveals how crimes behave in the country, reported that Tamaulipas is the only state in the country that does not have a red focus, ”he said.
In the analysis issued by the organization, corresponding to the month of December 2019, Tamaulipas achieved an improvement in the crimes of femicide, from red to green; rape, from red to yellow; and lesions, from yellow to green.
The crimes of kidnapping, extortion, drug trafficking, vehicle theft, home theft and injuries, went from red to green and in homicides, home theft, injuries and domestic violence that changed from red to yellow.
The Governor of the State and the Undersecretary of the Secretariat of Security and Citizen Protection met to follow up the agreements reached in the last working meeting between the National Conference of Governors and the National Security Cabinet, among which stand out reactivate the tables Regional security
For Tamaulipas, 8 tables were agreed for the same number of regions, made up of state and federal leaders, who will meet daily, regardless of the State Meeting chaired by the State Governor.
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