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Police Specialist Adriana Loche

Adriana Loche served as a police specialist on the USAID-funded Violence Prevention and Reduction (PREVI) activity, which worked to strengthen the capacity of municipal governments and communities to effectively resolve and mitigate local crime and violence in Mexico.

by Adriana Loche

Emerging Models in Citizen Security: A Proven Approach to Crime Reduction in Mexico

In 2023, over 26 million crimes were reported in Mexico, which translates to a staggering rate of 1 victim for every 4.27 inhabitants (nearly nine times the rate in the United States). Notably, 44% of these crimes were categorized as low-impact, including theft of vehicles and their accessories, home burglary, street or public transportation theft,…