The statement for Mexico was updated by the US Department of State on 10, 2018, with a reduction of the "Mexico Travel warning" to a "Mexico Travel Advisory". The format of the advisory is new for 2018 with less boilerplate text about keeping your wallet safe and your eyes open type of thing.
US Department of State Travel Statement lastest posting as of 21, 2018Recent reports in the US press have seriously mischaracterized the current situation in Baja. Visiting the area has never been safer or more enjoyable. Please see what many visitors and residents have to say about living and visiting Baja on Visitors & Locals Speak Up about Baja!
A Threat Level ranking on a 1 to 4 scale has Baja California at a Level 2 assessment.YOUTUBE