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Security Alert – Ongoing operations in residential areas of Zapopan, Jalisco
November 18, 2021

  • Location:  Zapopan, Jalisco

Event:  Mexican law enforcement is conducting ongoing operations in residential areas of Zapopan, Jalisco that could result in confrontations between Mexican security forces and criminal armed groups with little to no notice.  The duration of these operations is unknown.

Actions to Take:

  • Assess your personal security and movements throughout Jalisco.
  • Monitor local media for updates, follow directions from local officials, and in case of emergency, call 911.
  • Be prepared to shelter in place if needed.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Contact the U.S. Consulate or Embassy if you need assistance.