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DPS Advises Against Spring Break Travel to Mexico

Below is a message from Tarrant County Office of Emergency Management The Texas Department of Public Safety is again urging Spring Breakers to avoid traveling to Mexico as a result of continued violence throughout the country. “The Mexican government has made great strides battling the cartels, and we commend their continued commitment to making Mexico a safer place to live and visit,” said DPS Director Steven C. McCraw. “However, drug cartel violence and other criminal activity represent a significant safety threat, even in some resort areas.” According to published information from the U.S. Department of State: * 12,903 narcotics-related homicides Read more…