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410 National Guard Troops assigned to Puerto Vallarta

Early on Tuesday, the elements of the National Guard began arriving in Puerto Vallarta, an institution that will be in charge of providing public security to Mexicans for the next 5 years.

The total number of elements in Jalisco is 1,865, of which only 410 were assigned to Puerto Vallarta.

The 8th Naval Zone received and welcomed the first elements that arrived Tuesday in the city, extending all the support and collaboration to work for the benefit of the country.

“To every woman and man in the National Guard who has decided to help your country and help us to return the tranquility that was taken from us many years ago, welcome to Puerto Vallarta,” declared Governor Enrique Alfaro Ramírez.

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The National Guard stressed that their priority will be social proximity, for which they will be in contact with the populations to know firsthand the problems of each of their colonies.

They will also take coordination actions with federal authorities of the entity to carry out coordinated work that offers the promised results, to reduce insecurity and crime.