Three Isla Mujeres police officers suspended for failing to stop disturbance

ISLA MUJERES, Q, Roo — Three agents of the General Direction of Public Safety and Municipal Transit were suspended in Isla Mujeres and are in the process of being investigated. The agents, whose names were not revealed, are accused of not intervening in order to avoid an incident between local taxi drivers and the occupants of a private car during More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Police gunfire jolts Playacar beachgoers

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Q. Roo  — Tourist Police in the vicinity of Playacar in Playa del Carmen arrested a man Monday Oct. 30 for selling fake jewelry items along the beach, but not before firing off a round of shots. The More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Environmentalist warns about ‘devastation’ in Cozumel’s “El Cedral”

COZUMEL — “The roads that are allowed to be built in El Cedral must be three meters wide, and only made when necessary, because this is an ecological reserve”, said the environmentalist president More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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The Tulum estate-hotel where Cara Delevingne took all her model friends

Tucked away near the end of a long, winding dirt road in the picturesque town of Tulum, Mexico sits what can only be described as every art adoring, beach going, international crime aficionado’s dream. @caradelevingne/Instagram You More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Cancun weekend murder toll at 4

CANCUN — The arrival of 100 military and 600 federal police in Cancun just one week ago did not prevent four people from being executed over the weekend, including one woman, according to “Infoqroo” More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Hundreds of security boxes confiscated in Cancun

CANCUN — The Attorney General’s Office (PGR) has confiscated security boxes in Quintana Roo as part of an alleged investigation into organized crime leader “Doña Lety” and moved all the More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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New video to promote Cozumel gastronomy

In the first days of November, Cozumel’s National Chamber of the Food Industry (Canirac) contemplates the launch of a promotional video that seeks to attract tourism through gastronomy. “The name of More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 28th, 2017
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Travel agents who met in Cancun reportedly ‘upbeat’ about selling Mexico

CANCUN — Travel agents and suppliers attending the Cruise Planners annual convention in Cancun last week were upbeat about selling travel to Mexico, despite the spate of bad news that has bedeviled the nation’s More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 28th, 2017
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Grand Mambo Café Cancun: #1 spot for salsa and merengue

Grand Mambo Cafe is the number one spot to dance Salsa, Merengue and Bachata in Cancun. Located downtown in Plaza Hong Kong, Mambo Cafe features live music Wednesday through Saturday. Open bar is available on Thursdays. If More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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One dead after incident involving taxi and Uber drivers in Cancun

CANCUN — One man is dead and another injured after another altercation between local taxi and Cancun Uber drivers, riviera-maya-news reports. On Thursday Oct. 26, a group of taxi drivers surrounded a car they More...