Mexico: 066 to be official nation-wide emergency number, still kinks in system

Posted on May 2, 2015 • Filed under: Mexico, Mexico Travel reported The Chamber of Deputies has approved legislation that will make 066 the official, nation-wide emergency number for civil protection, emergency response and denunciations. But there is some work to be done if the service is to function better than it has. Deputies approved the amendment to the National Public Safety System Law with 362 votes in favor and four abstentions, giving the National Center for Crime Prevention and Citizen Participation the responsibility to promote the service among federal, state and municipal governments. Read Article

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