Ambassador Arreaga supports the efforts of the National Civil Police

Ambassador Luis Arreaga congratulated the Director of the National Civil Police of Guatemala, Nery Ramos y Ramos, for the 10% decrease in homicide figures compared to January 2017 and a 32% reduction in homicides since 2009. The United States Embassy applauds the work of the courageous officers of the PNC, who fight against corruption and to improve security throughout Guatemala. Effective policing policies that are run by civilians improve security, prosperity and governance for all Guatemalans.