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Mexico region sets a policing trend
Villagers in a remote southwestern state of Guerrero establish effective local unit to combat endemic crime.
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2011 10:04 GMT


The southwestern state of Guerrero in Mexico has been one of the country's most violent for decades, with the army fighting a long battle with guerrilla fighters.

But now, in a remote highland region, villagers have established a system for local policing that is proving effective.

Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports.

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