Los Cabos, Baja California Sur - Starting January 9, 2017, the prefix 066, which is now used as an emergency number in the municipality of Los Cabos, will change to the 911 prefix, in order to homologate the telephones for reporting of emergencies throughout the country.
The director of C4 Los Cabos, Santiago Marroquín Gómez, said that it is necessary to remind the citizens of this change that will take place a few days after the start of the year, and explained that this new number pretends to be easier to remember in order to be able to take it into account To report an emergency.He noted that in Los Cabos, C4 staff are ready for this change, as they have been in constant training.
The change to the 911 prefix not only consists of a new numbering, but also a better service and attention to the user, said the director of the C4 in Los Cabos,Santiago Marroquín Gómez.
"This is in the criteria of operation and attention, and what is sought is a more human national mystic, more aware of the 911 operators themselves, a more citizen-focused attention through the 911 prefix," he said. The 911 prefix, as it is known in the United States of America, will be a completely free service available at all telephone companies.