Mazatlan security will be reinforced for Carnival


MAZATLAN.- A strong show of force and security operation is expected from February 24 to March 1 in Mazatlan

The governor issues instructions to guarantee the safety of national and foreign residents and tourists during the celebration

Extensive security operations will be carried out during the Mazatlán Carnival 2022, which will have the support of federal forces and the National Guard, as indicated by Cristóbal Castañeda Camarillo, Secretary of Public Security in Sinaloa.

He indicated that the work of the authorities that will be in charge of controlling the peace, patrols and surveillance, is with the sole purpose of having a white balance, providing security to tourists and locals.

“We are going to reinforce our presence here in Mazatlán, with the participation of the armed forces and the National Guard, we are in coordination,” said Castañeda Carrillo.

The secretary pointed out that it will be the sanitary protocols that will set the tone to avoid Covid-19 infections, and it is estimated 1,000 security authorities will have a presence during carnival that at least 200 elements will be sent to the port in addition to federal, state, and municipal police will be present.

Another of the points that he made known is that by not having the parking lot where the provisional prison was located, the prison in the Juárez neighborhood would possibly be enabled.


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