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The Rise in Homicides and Drug Trafficking in Costa Rica
.Homicide rates in Costa Rica have edged up steadily over the past six years, exceeding 600 in 2017, with the potential for this trend to continue…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: San Jose (Costa Rica), Tropical Storm Nate
The U.S. Embassy in San Jose alerts U.S. citizens living or traveling in Costa Rica of the effects of heavy rain and flooding throughout the country…