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American man, 37, found shot dead in Dominical

April 11th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) A 37-year-old American man was found shot dead in his vehicle in Dominical, according to police.   The body of Jason Phillips was found in the…

66-year-old woman attempts to rob bank in Grecia

April 11th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) A 66-year-old woman was arrested yesterday after attempting to rob a bank in downtown Grecia.   Apparently, the woman entered the bank about 3pm and handed…

Bill aims to release prisoners to reduce overcrowding

Bill aims to release prisoners to reduce overcrowding

April 7th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) The Committee on Security and Drug Trafficking of the Legislative Assembly has approved a bill to provide for the early release of prisoners when the overcrowding…

Thieves steal three cows by stuffing them into passenger car

Thieves steal three cows by stuffing them into passenger car

April 7th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Thieves stole three heifers weighing 180 kilos each by stuffing them into a stolen passenger car on Friday night in Santa Rosa de Pocosol, San Carlos,…

Failed assault on Puerto Viejo hotel leaves guard with gunshot to the face

Failed assault on Puerto Viejo hotel leaves guard with gunshot to the face

April 1st, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) A failed assault on the Hotel Cariblue in Puerto Viejo, Limon left a guard with a gunshot wound to the face on Sunday night. Edwin Miranda,…

Nicaragua officials arrest top FBI fugitive

Nicaragua officials arrest top FBI fugitive

April 1st, 2014 (ISH)  Nicaraguan authorities have arrested an alleged Salvadoran gang member on the United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, National Police Director…

Man wanted in Texas for operating prostitution ring captured in Costa Rica

Man wanted in Texas for operating prostitution ring captured in Costa Rica

March 31st, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Joshua Louis Edwards, a 24-year-old Texas man who disappeared last year before his sentencing for running a prostitution ring out of a day spa was captured…

Russian jailed in Liberty Reserve case extradited to the United States

Russian jailed in Liberty Reserve case extradited to the United States

March 28th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Maxim Chukharev, a Ukranian and Russian citizen and Costa Rican resident who had remained jailed in Costa Rica pending extradition to the United States in connection…

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