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Alert: Demonstration in Polanco, Mexico City
December 1, 2023

Location: Mexico City, Polanco

Event: A violent demonstration has been reported today, December 1, 2023, in the vicinity of Homero street at the Health Secretariat, near Suderman and Taine streets in the Polanco neighborhood. U.S. citizens should avoid participating in demonstrations that may be deemed political by authorities, as Mexican law prohibits political activities by foreign citizens and participation may result in detention or deportation. U.S. government employees are instructed to avoid the demonstration area until further notice.

Actions to Take:

  • Demonstrations can be unpredictable, avoid areas around protests and demonstrations.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Follow the directions of local authorities; in case of emergency, call 911.



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