Tag archive for ‘Crime’
By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 10th, 2023

23 executions in four municipalities of Quintana Roo during Holy Week

Holy Week in Quintana Roo resulted in one of the bloodiest of the year with 23 executions in just four municipalities, Cancun being the most violent territory of all with 15 executions in the period from April More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, May 22nd, 2022

Construction worker arrested for sexual abuse against a housekeeper in a Tulum hotel

The municipal police of Tulum, in coordination with the National Guard, Sedena, Semar, the Quintana Roo Police, and the State Attorney General’s Office, arrested a construction worker at a hotel in this destination, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, May 14th, 2022

Zacatecas is worst than a war zone, as 16 bodies were found in one single day

Hugs and no bullets still don’t work, much less telling the mothers of criminals to make them behave. Nineteen people were executed in different actions at dawn on Saturday, Feb. 5th in different acts More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 12th, 2022

Gunmen on jet skis are increasing their attacks on Quintana Roo’s most popular beaches

Stopping near their target, one of the criminals stays on the vehicle while the other jumps off, shoots the victim and leaps back on as they speed away. But in Mexico, the classic image of assassins on motorcycles More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, January 26th, 2022

Texas brothers kill stepfather for sexually abusing 9-year-old sister

According to the Pharr Texas Police Department report, the teenage brothers killed the stepfather for allegedly sexually abusing their 9-year-old sister. (PHARR, TX – POLICE DEPARTMENT), January 26, More...

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...