Tag archive for ‘Crime’
By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, January 9th, 2022

Two arrested after a drug bust in Isla Mujeres

A couple was arrested and a house seized after authorities located drugs in their home. The pair were taken into police custody from a private Isla Mujeres residence after executing a search warrant. A home More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, January 8th, 2022

Rapist abuses real estate saleswoman in Cancun, he contacted her on Facebook

After stealing her belongings, the subject sexually abused a real estate salesperson who was contacted by Facebook. Quinatana Roo, (January 6, 2022).- In Quintana Roo, 2022 began with a new type of crime in More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 13th, 2021

Two arrested in possession of 21 stolen suitcases

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Two males found with 21 stolen suitcases have been taken into Playa del Carmen police custody. The pair were arrested for theft from the parking lot of a shopping plaza Friday after a More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, November 10th, 2021

These are the causes of insecurity and violence in Quintana Roo

The lack of attention on the part of both local and federal authorities to the various problems that afflict the state of Quintana Roo have made the region a lawless place, where organized crime organizations operate More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 6th, 2021

All eyes are on Tulum as violence rises

A number of foreigners have been killed in Mexico’s Caribbean resort town of Tulum, bringing a spotlight on a rapid rise in violence in one of the most sought-after destinations in all of Latin America. Between More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, October 23rd, 2021

Man is shot and wounded just a few steps from Fifth Avenue in Playa del Carmen

Quintana Roo, (October 23, 2021).- The attacks in busy tourist areas of Quintana Roo continue, because in less than 24 hours, after the shooting that occurred in Tulum, which left two foreigners dead, a man was More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Study reveals that more than 2,500 children in Quintana Roo are at risk of being recruited by drug cartels

QUINTANA ROO, (October 13, 2021).- According to data from Redim, 10 percent of minors in Quintana Roo are vulnerable to recruitment by drug cartels in that state, which risks the lives of the girls, boys, and adolescents More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, August 30th, 2021

Quintana Roo Police detained a Cancun dentist for abusing a 22-year-old patient

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (August 27, 2021).- The criminal act occurred in the dentist’s office, in Supermanzana 91, Calle 32 Poniente, one block from Avenida Lombardo Toledano; around 3:45 p.m. on More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, August 25th, 2021

Three people are murdered on average every week in Cancun, Quintana Roo

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (August 25, 2021).- Cancun is the area of ​​Quintana Roo, where in the last month more high-impact crimes were committed, including murders, according to data from the Executive Secretariat More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, August 15th, 2021

Man executed at a funeral home in Cancun

A man identified as Gustavo LR, 32, was executed early this Sunday in the city of Cancun by armed individuals who arrived aboard a motorcycle, just when the now-deceased was on the outskirts More...