In October 2010, a massive The Way to Happiness® distribution campaign started in Ciudad Juarez and the results continue to pour in… Here is a story reported by Mexican multimedia Grupo Televisa, S.A.B on the remarkable drop in the homicide rate in Juarez…
Decrease 83% murders in Ciudad Juarez
The Office of Chihuahua registered 233 homicides in the first half of the year, compared to 1394 in 2010 occurred.
City of Mexico, July 2 2013 – According to the State Prosecution Office of Chihuahua there has been a reduction of homicides in Ciudad Juarez by over 83% in the first semester of 2013, this is in comparison to the same period in 2010.
“In the 1st Semester of 2013 there were a total of 233 Homicides, as a reference in 2010, in the first semester, to compare them, there were over 1,394 homicides; in 2011, also the first semester, there were 1,090; last year 2012 there were 535 homicides”, Jorge Gonzalez pointed out, Prosecutor of the Northern Zone of Chihuahua.
The Prosecutors Office also made it known that in the last 3 years, the number of violent homicides, traced to organized crime has been in the decline.
The citizens of Ciudad Juarez perceive greater security.