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Security Alert: Update on Guadalajara security situation
Instructions to U.S. government personnel to shelter in place are no longer in effect.
August 10, 2022

U.S. Consulate General Guadalajara

Location: Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Jalisco, Mexico 


Event: The U.S. Consulate General in Guadalajara continues to closely monitor the security situation in the Guadalajara metropolitan area.  The August 9 instructions to U.S. government personnel to shelter in place are no longer in effect. 


Please read the state summaries in the State Department’s Travel Advisory for Mexico for other safety and security information related to your specific travel destination. 


Actions to Take: 

  •      Follow instructions of local authorities.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  •       Monitor local media for updates and in case of emergency, call 911.



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