Last updateFri, 24 Jan 2020 9am

Sexual abuse reports rise in 2019

A record number of denuncias (criminal complaints) for sexual abuse in Jalisco were filed in 2019. Investigators opened 3,175 case files, compared to 2,821 in the previous year.

Critics question AMLO claim that 3rd subway line is complete

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has jumped the gun by declaring that work on the third Guadalajara subway (Tren Ligero) has concluded and that the service will be up and running in April, reports here suggest.

Amnesty granted for woman who killed partner

The first person in Jalisco to be released from prison under President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s Amnesty Law was enjoying her freedom this week.

Briefly - January 18, 2020

Weapons foroff-duty cops?

Guadalajara Mayor Ismael del Toro says he has spoken with federal legislators about changing national laws to permit off-duty police officers to carry weapons.

Kids have rights, too

The Parque Metropolitano is hosting a graphic exhibition celebrating the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.