The director of the Culiacán Municipal Police was faraway from workplace resulting from threats and the deputy director for attainable acts of corruption, revealed the Secretary of State Public Safety, Cristóbal Castañeda Camarillo.
Director Ernesto Alonso Báez Pérez was faraway from the submit resulting from threats and returned to the ranks of the State Preventive Police. He was appointed as director in November 2022. He had been working as an Operational Supervisor of the State Preventive Police and had beforehand held the place of Director of Public Safety of the municipalities of Badiraguato, Concordia, and El Fuerte.
Deputy Director José Luis Leal Lomas of the Municipal Police was dismissed for attainable acts of corruption and despatched to the police union.
The Inner Management Physique of the Ministry of Public Security and Municipal Transit initiated an investigation. Eliab Zatarain was appointed as Director of the Police and Benjamín Villarreal as Deputy Director as their replacements.