Spain steps up safety for Christmas
National Police have met with diplomats from 20 countries to promote a Safe Tourism Plan.
Spain is the second most visited country in the world and, with this call, the National Police intends to provide a safer environment for those who visit Spain, both during their stay and during their transfers throughout the country
Consular representatives from the most important countries of the tourism sector such as Germany, Belgium, Brazil, China, Denmark, United States, Finland, France, Georgia, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Portugal, the United Kingdom, Russia, Switzerland and Uzbekistan all attended.
Given the proximity of the Christmas holidays, the Central Unit for Citizen Participation of the National Police has promoted the new prevention campaign with security tips for tourists.
In this meeting, the novelties of the Tourism Plan of the National Police and the informative material – printed and audiovisual – have been prepared with recommen-dations and safety advice for tourists. This material provides the visitor with information on the security measures they must adopt to avoid becoming victims of crime.
“In this way, we respond to the requests made by the Embassies and Consulates of the countries whose citizens represent an important group among tourists visiting Spain, promoting coope-ration mechanisms among the institutions involved through the awareness, awareness and training of all involved,” said a police spokesman.