Last updateSat, 15 Feb 2020 10am

Bank robbers waste no time in 2012

It took just two days of the new year to pass before thieves awoke from their slumber and targeted their first banks in Jalisco.

Neighborhood familiarity breeds security

The municipality of Guadalajara’s “Familias en Alerta” program for the prevention of crime is to be expanded twofold across the city in 2012.

Drugstore chain opens 8 metro-area stores

The first branches of a nationwide budget pharmacy chain have sprung up in Guadalajara, with 40 set to open across Jalisco in the next 18 months.

Self combustion near El Tapatio hotel

A bus full of workers returning home from their shift at the Honda plant in El Salto burst into flames on the Chapala highway  Monday, January 9.

Hysterical parents keep kids away from school

Parents kept their kids away from school early this week in the wake of a false, quickly spreading rumor that drug gangs were planning to kidnap students.

Exchange house manager shot resisting robbery

The manager of a small money exchange outlet on Avenida Rafael Sanzio in Guadalajara’s Colonia La Estancia was shot to death after he resisted an attempted robbery over the December holiday.

Firearms celebration has tragic finale

A young man’s life ended this weekend when he stepped out of his house with some friends during the New Year’s celebrations in the early hours of Sunday morning.