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Police Corruption in Mexico

Our Highway Robbery and Near Death Experience — By Jennifer Shipp
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Our Highway Robbery and Near Death Experience — By Jennifer Shipp

Several times on our way traveling south out of Merida, we had passed the police, stationed under an overpass stopping cars traveling back and forth. Often, we too, had been stopped, questioned briefly and then told to pasa or continua.In the Yucatan, the police do practically nothing. They drive around with their lights on all the time instead of turning them on when they’re chasing someone.  Four or ...
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