Tag archive for ‘Crime’
By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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$200K pesos stolen in Merida home robbery

There has been an increase in robberies of houses after problems with security-deposit companies…. MERIDA — On Sunday November 5, thieves stole a safe-box from a home located in the San Antonio Cinta More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Love triangle results in shooting in Pensiones neighborhood

A fight for a woman between her husband and a soldier ended with a neighbor gravely wounded on Saturday in Colonia Pensiones… MERIDA – The past Saturday November 4th was when it all happened: a fight that More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Authorities halt land clearing in Cuxtal Nature Reserve

Profepa has closed the area and stopped the illegal activities that were carried on there… MERIDA — Inspectors of the Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection stopped the vegetation removal activities More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Severed head and dismembered body placed on Cancun doorstep

The victim’s head was placed on a doorstep, and the perpetrators left a message written on cardboard in front of a house in Region 231…. CANCUN — The dismembered body of a man was left at the More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Delivery companies tell you what not to send

Although package-delivery firms have strict standards, drug shipments are continuous, despite periodic reviews by the authorities… MERIDA – Delivery companies are always vulnerable to organized crime, which More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Authorities say they found contraband in seized Cancun security boxes

They ask for “patience” from innocent box owners affected by the massive seizure, assuring belongings will be returned…. CANCUN — The head of the Deputy Attorney General for Organized Crime Investigation More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Merida Police Department faces corruption troubles

An investigation reportedly revealed a commander who allegedly accepted payoffs to release criminals… MERIDA — According to La Verdad newspaper, the imminent dismissal of the deputy director of Public More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Suspect in Jerry Barceló murder arrested in Cancun

The crime’s alleged motive was embezzlement in the company Alarmas 911…. MERIDA — Efrain N, the alleged material author of the Sept. 1 murder of Yucatecan businessman Jerry Raymundo Barceló Cazola More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Subject released in the Ema Molina murder case

MERIDA – An unexpected turn has occurred in the case of Ema Gabriela Molina Canto, the ex-wife of a controversial Tabasco politician who was shot to death at her house in Merida, as reported previously on TYT. More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Thieves hijack 13 semi-trailers with Yucatan octopus worth more than $2M USD

The trailers were transporting fresh octopus from Yucatan to multiple cities in the central zone of the country…. PROGRESO — ​​Organized crime has hit the Yucatán fishing industry and put the sector More...