Cielo Vista
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Motorcycle duo shoots U.S. businessman in Escazú suburb of San José, Costa Rica

Zach Dyer - March 18, 2015

UPDATE: March 19, 9:45 a.m. A spokeswoman from San Juan de Dios Hospital confirmed that the victim is still interned at the hospital and is in "delicate" condition.…

Motorcyclists to protest proposed law prohibiting passengers
Crime
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Crime
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Motorcyclists to protest proposed law prohibiting passengers

L. Arias - March 18, 2015

Traffic in downtown San José could get complicated Wednesday evening. The National Motorcyclists' Civic Committee announced they will hold a public demonstration to protest proposed regulations prohibiting more than one person on a…

It’s time to reduce motorcyclist fatalities in Costa Rica, says Roadway Safety Council
Crime
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Crime
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It’s time to reduce motorcyclist fatalities in Costa Rica, says Roadway Safety Council

L. Arias - November 4, 2014

Costa Rica's Roadway Safety Council, or COSEVI, is developing a "National Plan for Motorcyclists" that aims to reduce by 20 percent the number of fatalities in the…

Armed motorcycle gangs have assassinated more than 1,100 victims in Guatemala since 2011
Assassinations
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Assassinations
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Armed motorcycle gangs have assassinated more than 1,100 victims in Guatemala since 2011

AFP - March 28, 2014

GUATEMALA CITY -- At least 1,111 Guatemalans have been killed by armed motorcyclists between 2011 and the first two months of this year, according to a report…

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Tico motorists to pay 12 percent more for vehicle circulation permits

L. Arias - November 4, 2013

The Costa Rican Insurance Superintendency on Monday reported new prices motorists must pay for mandatory vehicle circulation permits, known as marchamos, for next year. On average, this…

Archive
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Costa Rican officials agree ‘to study’ bikers’ demands after another day of protest

L. Arias - November 27, 2012

Motorcycle owners protesting on Tuesday against an increase in the cost of mandatory circulation permits – known as marchamos – delivered a list of demands to government…

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Costa Rican biker protest ends without agreement

L. Arias - November 21, 2012

Hundreds of motorcyclists rallied on Wednesday outside the National Insurance Institute (INS) in San José to fight against an increase in mandatory circulation permit costs – known…

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