The state government wouldn't specify what the officers did, but it said late Monday the three "engaged in poor execution of their duty" in "acts that distracted them from their mission of protecting people. According to local media, what distracted them were some topless female bathers on a beach in Cancun. The photos showed fully clothed and armed police officers embracing the women and posing for photos. The state has stepped up police presence at resorts following a bomb explosion on a ferry in the nearby resort of Playa del Carmen on Feb 21 that injured more than two dozen people. That bombing, and the discovery of another unexploded device aboard another boat on March 2, has led to heightened tensions along the coast.
Mexican police officer suspended after topless rifle 'selfie' taken on duty goes viral
Mexican police woman suspended for taking topless Facebook selfie in patrol car | Daily Mail Online
A Mexican police officer may be given the sack after a picture of her exposing her breasts while holding a rifle in a police car during working hours went viral. Nidia Garcia has been placed on gardening leave and will be suspended from her duties as an officer, local media reports. The photo appears to show Garcia reclining on the back seat of a police patrol vehicle and exposing her breasts while holding a semi-automatic rifle. The image was originally shared on Snapchat but was shared widely after it was later uploaded to Facebook. Authorities identified the brunette officer via the number on her police badge - located on the right sleeve of her uniform. Garcia has not made an official comment on the raunchy photo which was taken while working on shift in Escobedo, a city in Nuevo Leon, northern Mexico.
Photo: Mexican officer's topless viral selfie leads to suspension
By Tyler White , mySA. Nidia Garcia, a police officer in Monterrey, Mexico, got suspended from her post after she exposed herself in a photo that surfaced online. A Mexican police officer was suspended recently after a photo surfaced of her exposing her bare breasts while working in uniform in her police vehicle, according to Mexican media outlets. Nidia Garcia was suspended from her post in Monterrey after the NSFW photo made the social media rounds and was brought to the attention of her supervisors, according to El Norte , the city's largest newspaper.
A policewoman in Mexico is suspended after posing for a topless selfie in her patrol car and posting the photo on Facebook. Nidia Garcia, who was supposed to be guarding the crime-ridden streets of Escobedo, when, wearing her police uniform, she exposed her breasts. The image swept across Mexico after she posted it on social media and the mother-of-two was immediately relieved of her duties pending an investigation. The suspended police officer has since been forced to take to social media once more, this time to make a grovelling apology to her bosses, the town and her family for her 'disgusting' actions. She wrote: 'I was wrong in letting myself be photographed in my hours of work while still wearing the uniform of an officer.