Mincetur launches an app so that tourist make emergency calls
The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur) launched the app called “Tourism Police Peru”, which helps domestic and foreign tourists in case of emergencies.
The app will allow tourists to ask the Tourist Police for help in case they witness a threatening situation or whereher they or their group are in danger.
The broadcasted signal will be received and visualized by the Control and Communications Center in the geographical region where the tourist is located. The Police will make a confirmation call, and it will take action to help and solve the incident.
The app “Tourism Police” can be downloaded for free, and it is available on IOS and Android.