In light of recent attacks on females as well as a young man in Brasilito recently, we thought it was appropriate to re-visit this article.
Costa Rica is a relatively safe country, but like anywhere else it has its issues and problems. There is a prevalent toxic machismo
It is clear that during the pandemic criminals have streamlined and specialized their tactics in order to take better advantage of governments and its citizens. Scams, for example, have become more common over the past year.
Experts such as David Hernández, director of Security at Banco
Costa Rica has long been perceived as a bastion of security and peace in Central America. The accuracy of this perception is confirmed by the Global Peace Index, a report that includes indicators such as continuous conflicts, security, and militarization and which ranked Costa Rica 32nd
This last Saturday, I participated in a meeting with a group of expats in Grecia. The purpose of the meeting was to talk about crime, as there has been an escalation of crime in the area. The local police also attended the meeting to give
I am very curious about the crime situation in Costa Rica. I am curious about what people think about crime, and what the authorities do about it.
I would like to share with you some numbers. You will have to bear with me as it is
According to a publication by nacion.com on Tuesday, president Solis stated that “Costa Rica does not live like the wild west”.
The president issued the statement in response to an article published by the BBC indicating that Costa Rica is not like Switzerland anymore, referring to