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Thursday 19 October 2017

Two Teens Murder Foreigners In Orotina

This past week there has been a rash of homicides, most of what authorities believe "a settling of...

Raid On Luxury House In Heredia Nets Cash and 15 Kg Of Hydroponic Marijuana

Ever wonder what goes in behind the gates of some high-end homes in places like Bosques de Doña...

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Saprissa Stadium; Tight Security For Tuesday’s Game

It was at 2:00 pm this Sunday when the Fuerza Publica (national police) ruled out a bomb find...

Suspect In Shooting Of Baker’s Son Was On The OIJ “10 Most Wanted” In 2015

The man suspected of shooting at a baker with a shotgun in Pococí was among the "10 most...

Totally Unacceptable. Man Shot Over Stale Bread in Pococi

It was in La Rita, Pococi, in the province of Limon, that a woman complained to the local...

Costa Rica With An Average Of 2 Homicides Per Day In The Past 34 Days

Q COSTA RICA - 74 homicides in the last 34 days, for an average of 2 murders per...

Driver Found With An AK-47, 9mm Guns, Ammunition and Wads of Cash In Car in Cuidad Colon

A routine police spot-check on the road from Santa Ana to Cuidad Colon nets wads of cash and...

Father Suspected of Raping His 8-year-old Daugther in Escazú

Q COSTA RICA - A man has been arrested on suspicion of raping his own 8-year-old daughter, Organismo...

OIJ Takes Down Powerful Drug Gang Led By “Pollo”

Q COSTA RICA - It was minutes after the 4:00am when a large group of judicial agents and...

What Really Happened In The Liberia Massacre?

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The puzzle is complex, but the Organismo de Investigacion Judicial (OIJ), little by...

OIJ Publish Sketch Of Main Suspect in Liberia Massacre

Q COSTA RICA NEWS / The Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) is circulating a sketch of the suspect...

BREAKING NEWS: Five Found Beheaded In Rooming House In Liberia, Guanacaste

Q COSTA RICA NEWS  (8:40am) This just in, the Cruz Roja report finding five people dead in a...

Assailants Get Away With ¢37 Million In Morning Robbery of INS Office

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - Was it an inside job? So far authorities are being tight lipped about...

Beach Crowd Detains Suspects In Attempted Robbery Of Foreigner

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - New Year's Day in Manuel Antonio, Quepos was not your usual day at...

Passenger Kills Man Who Tried to Assault Coronado Bus

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - A man who attempted to assault a bus in Coronado was killed when...

Brotherly Love?

  Q COSTA RICA NEWS - Two brothers have been arrested for allegedly contracting the murder another bother's to...

Street Vendors Arrested In Clash With Police in Downtown San Jose

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - It's Christmas and with the Aguinaldo (Christmas Bonus) in the streets, competition among...

Police Report The Arrest Of Suspect In The Murder of Frenchwoman In Limon

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - Authorities report the arrest of a 21-year-old man suspected of the murder of...

Authorities Warn of New Scams With The Arrival of the Aguinaldo.

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The scenario: a woman or man approaches you and says that she has...

OIJ Nab Cold Blooder Killers Of Dutch Couple In Puntarenas

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The alleged responsible for the murder of a Dutch couple and a farm...

Costa Rica Record Year For Cocaine Seizures

(Q24N) AFP - Costa Rica appears on track to seize a record amount of cocaine this year after...

OIJ Raids Escazu Hotel/Bar And Arrests Owner For Aggravated Pimping

(QCOSTARICA) It was 2:00am Saturday, when agents of the Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) raided a hotel/bar in...

Residents Exert Justice Against Alleged Killer Of 8 Year Old Boy

(QCOSTARICA) A group of really pissed of neighbours on Sunday destroyed and then set on fire the remains...

Man Shot In Drive-By Outside Downtown San Jose Hotel

(QCOSTARICA) It was 1:30am Thursday when two men on a motorcycle shot a man outside the infamous Hotel...

Arrested 8 Police Officers Suspects Of A Gang Breaking Into Homes

QCOSTARICA - Pretending to conduct patrols a group of police officers were part of a gang that broke...

They Charged Up To ¢20.000 Not To Assault

QCOSTARICA - Three men were arrested Monday night in Tajercillos, Alajuelita, on the south side of San Jose,...

Fake Customers Assault Multiplaza Escazu Jewellery Store

QCOSTARICA - Four armed men, Friday night entered the Eurochronos jewelry store in Multiplaza Escazu, held up at...

Costa Rican Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting New Jersey Minor

(Q24N) From the Trentonian - The former girlfriend of a Costa Rican man believed she could smell the...

Are Fast Food Restaurants Being Targeted By Robbers?

QCOSTARICA - Fast food restaurants are being targeted by robbers, the proof of this is the number of...

Facebook Romance Between Tica and German Man Turns Deadly

QCOSTARICA - They met on Facebook. Now she is dead. Killed by the very man whom she had...

Young Dies After Being Attacked By Mob of 20 Men in Playa de Coco

QCOSTARICA - An altercation with a pirate taxi and not heeding to the warning of some bar goers,...

Murderer Leaves Note For Investigators

QCOSTARICA - A criminal's motive can be elusive to investigators, sifting through clues at the crime scene. The...

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Trump Blames Cuba for Sonic Attack on US Diplomats

“Yes, I believe that Cuba is responsible. Yes, I believe it,” the president said during a press conference in the White House this week....

Fired Venezuela Prosecutor Leaks Video Implicating Maduro in Taking $35M Bribe

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Deadline Expires for Striking Avianca Pilots in Colombia

This Monday was the deadline for striking Avianca pilots, who are still in the process of being reinstated, to return to their jobs. Avianca, Colombia’s...

Blade Runner 2049: No Hope In This Dystopia

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How the coffee industry is about to get roasted by climate change

Fall is always a good time to create new habits, and coffee chains know it. These days, they are desperately trying to find any...

Dental Tourism Industry Exploits Workers in Mexico

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

Red Alert Declared For Pacific, Central Valley and Northern Zone

The National Emergencies Commission ( Comisión Nacional de Emergencias - CNE) declared a red alert for the entire Pacific coast, Central Valley and northern...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

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