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Homicides with a firearm increased almost 15% in SLP

From January to December there were 303 murders with guns in the state By The Sax   The homicides by firearm in San Luis Potosí have increased 14.77 percent between January and November of 2018, compared to the same period of the previous year. In eleven months past this year, …

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Last year SLP was above the national average in kidnappings and femicides

 Several crimes doubled from 2015 to 2017 During 2017, San Luis Potosí was above the national average in the rate of crimes per 100 thousand inhabitants in crimes such as femicide, kidnapping, extortion and theft of vehicles, home and bystanders. In femicides, last year in San Luis Potosí had a …

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#Security | What happened in May?

That month had the highest number of homicides and arrests for drug dealing in the Carreras administration; and was also the second with the most research for drug production By Roberto Rocha May this year was the month with the most homicides during Juan Manuel Carreras’ almost three-year presidential term, …

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In May, homicides grew inside the state

Contrary to official discourse, crime is distributed throughout SLP and not only in the capital and Soledad By El Saxofón On Wednesday May 16, the lifeless body of a man was found 30 meters deep in the shot of an abandoned mine in the municipality of Villa de Ramos. Perhaps …

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14 ​​homicides are registered during the last week of january

3 of them are investigated as femicides By José Luis Vázquez The Attorney General of the State (PGJE) of San Luis Potosí reported that in the last week of January there were 14 homicides of which 3 are being investigated under a femicide protocol, in addition, there were 10 arrests …

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17 homicides registered in a week: PGJE

21 people were arrested for the probable commission of some crime By: Fernanda Padilla The Office of the Attorney General of the State reported that in the period from December 4th to 10th of this year there were 17 homicides, however, they explained that three of them occurred in previous …

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Figures to die for … (of pity)

With 428 murders 2017 becomes the worst in the history of San Luis Potosí By Roberto Rocha Although there is still a month to go until the end of the year, 2017 has already become the year with the most malicious homicides in the recent history of San Luis Potosí. Last …

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The (terrible) legacy of Gutiérrez

Accidental homicides, violence against journalists, feminicides,a car bomb, unsolved cases…  Arturo Gutiérrez leaves the security of San Luis Potosí in a complicated situation Por La Orquesta During the early afternoon of Thursday, November 30, Governor Juan Manuel Carreras confirmed what days before deputies, media and officials had anticipated: General Arturo …

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Without mexican war on drugs, SLP would have 75% less homicides

In 2016, there were 306 murders; it could have been  77 without ‘Merida Plan’, according to a calculation from Semáforo Delictivo By Roberto Rocha Without the war against drug trafficking, the failed strategy of the federal government of Felipe Calderón, with which it tried to reduce power to organized crime, …

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