Event: The State of Jalisco has isused a state-wide Security Alert and increased security presence in the Guadalajara metropolitan area following the reported arrest of a cartel member. There is a potential for conflicts between police and criminal elements.
Actions to Take:
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates, follow directions from local officials, and in case of emergency, call 911.
- Maintain a high level of vigilance and keep a low profile.
- From Mexico: 55 8526 2561
- From the United States: 1-844-528-6611
- Department of State – Consular Affairs: +1-888-407-4747 or +1-201-501-4444