The National Police will launch from this Monday, December 5, the operation “Christmas with Moderation and Responsibility 2022”, an initiative that will have the support of the Ministry of Defense and the central directorates for Investigation (DICRIM) and Intelligence (DINTEL).
Preventive actions include a significant increase in patrols throughout the national territory, in order to guarantee the safety of all citizens.
The launch event will be held starting at 10:00 in the morning in the front parking lot of the National Police Palace and aims to strengthen prevention and increase security levels before, during and after the celebration of the festivities. end of the year and the Holy Kings, on January 10, 2023.
For these purposes, thousands of police agents, backed by members of other State security agencies, will remain vigilant to avoid any type of incident that involves acts of violence, acts of robbery and other crimes, which become more recurrent during these festive dates.
The General Directorate of the National Police establishes through memorandum No. 39718 that, from Monday, December 5, 2022 until Tuesday, January 10, 2023, to faithfully comply with the preventive measures, investigation and intelligence work 24 hours a day. day in the main commercial arteries, squares, highways, avenues, highways, tourist areas and residential areas, in order to increase the existing security levels throughout the country, before, during and after the celebrations of Christmas Eve, New Year and Santos Reyes.
In addition, through the General Directorate of Traffic Safety and Land Transportation (Digesett), the occurrence of traffic accidents is prevented and the vehicular flow is kept controlled during the movement of citizens towards the interior of the country, due to these festivities.
In the same way, the holders of the different addresses Regional authorities were instructed to coordinate with the commanders of brigades, naval and air zones of the Armed Forces, in order to carry out joint operations to prevent crimes and offenses during these festivities.