Mijas - Security on the beaches
The Cycling Unit of the Local Police will be in charge of surveillance along the coast of Mijas this summer.
For the fi fth consecutive year, the beaches of Mijas will enjoy an extra safety measure for the peace of mind of residents and tourists, as the mayor of Mijas, Josele González (PSOE) pointed out last Monday the 22nd. This will be provided by the Cycling Unit of the Local Police, a service made up of four agents who, divided into two patrols, will be in charge of ensuring security throughout the municipality’s coastline for the next ten weeks. Every week there will be a couple of agents who will cover the coastal path by bicycle acting ex offi cio for the correct compliance with the municipal ordinances. This year, in addition, to their usual work the agents will also be carrying out continuous surveillance tasks in order to ensure that citizens respect the precepts imposed by the new normal after the coronavirus pandemic. “Their presence is demanded by both residents and tourists and since its introduction fi ve years ago, this service has had a great reception and has proven to be very effi cient”, assured the mayor, adding that “from all the municipal departments, we have to promote safe beaches, which are an attraction for our main economic sector, family tourism”.
Source: Mijas Semanal