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Chihuahua : Mexico | Oct 19, 2010 at 9:25 PM PDT
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The young Garcia Marisol Valles, 20, married and a student of criminology, took in a climate of fear the police headquarters of the municipality Praxedis G. Guerrero, Chihuahua, located in one of the most violent regions in Mexico . "Here everyone is afraid , said the new head of Public Safety Praxedis, who promised to change this climate for a safety . "We will change that fear for safety", said during an interview on Televisa, and said her job will be preventive to remember that by law the city police not pursue crimes related to organized crime .

Marisol Valles on Tuesday took the title of Public Safety, which has 19 municipal police officers, nine of them women . The new official, who has drawn media attention for their courage and youth, said her project is "to prevent crime is human attention, Praxedis G. Mayor Guerrero, Jose Luis Guerrero, said Marisol match the profile and that although young, has "values and principles" necessary for the position . He added that also has experience because "it is to finish the race in criminology." Praxedis is a hundred kilometers from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent city with more than 6 000 killings since 2008. This week were murdered municipal commissioner of El Porvenir (owned by Praxedis) Grade Rite Serrano, 59, and his son Rigoberto Degree Villa, 37. In Mexico there are more than 200 000 traffic wardens, and the chain of the country's security forces are the most vulnerable link in the chain . Federal authorities have acknowledged that the threat of "or silver or lead (money or death)" thousands of municipal police have cooperated with drug traffickers, passing drug shipments, alerting them to federal forces operating or acting as their henchmen . In the country there are municipalities in which police officers assigned there, others have few and poorly armed, and have at least several thousand, according to the number of its inhabitants, but most of those municipal officers have an average salary 320 dollars.

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