September 2nd, 2013 (InsideCostaRica.com) An agent of the Judicial Investigation Organization (OIJ), identified by the last name Páez, will receive a three month suspension with pay after being found guilty of stealing cash and valuables from his coworkers as well as items belonging to the OIJ. Páez’s punishment was decided by the Criminal Court of San José.
Páez was apparently caught on video stealing cash and valuables from his coworkers’ desks. Agents of the Theft and Robbery Section began the investigation against Páez two months ago.
Páez has worked as an OIJ agent for 10 years, most recently in the Sex Crimes section.