Category Archives: crime

Tourist assaulted, robbed of wallet, Iphone in Santurce

She’s probably not likely to return to PR for another trip, after having her wallet stolen.  The Santurce neighborhood isn’t known for being safe, but she might not have known that. https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/seguridad/nota/unaturistaesasaltadaestamadrugadaensanturce-2479878 A tourist is assaulted this morning in Santurce … Continue reading

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591 cars reported stolen in Puerto Rico so far this year, 54 more than at this time last year

  https://www.elnuevodia.com/noticias/seguridad/nota/suman591losautosrobadoshastalafecha-2479049 There are 591 stolen cars to date After reporting an increase, the Division of Stolen Vehicles exhorted citizens to protect their vehicles Tuesday, February 26, 2019 – 9:31 AM By ELNUEVODIA.COM   The most stolen vehicle is the … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore Woman Shot in the Face While Vacationing in Puerto Rico – Shooter not yet caught

Good journalism helps to shine a light on problems so they get more attention, and thus get more focus and resources to be fixed.  Being shot in the face can’t be good for tourism in PR.  Problems such as violent … Continue reading

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The violence that undoes Puerto Rico

http://www.claridadpuertorico.com/content.html?news=FFCFEDAAEAADBC0F2D12154D1EBD3C63 Opinion / Editorial The violence that undoes the Country Published: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 As reported, sixteen murders occurred in Puerto Rico between January 1 and January 6, 2019. This is more than 2 deaths a day in the … Continue reading

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Carjackings have been a big problem for a long time in PR

Why isn’t the government solving the crime problems, even before they irresponsibly overspent beyond their means to become bankrupt?   After Carjacking Surge, Puerto Rico Is Wary Behind the Wheel By MIREYA NAVARROJULY 31, 1994 July 31, 1994, Page 001028 … Continue reading

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A Wave of Violent Daytime Killings Has Puerto Rico on Edge

This is one result of socialistic policies.  After you run out of money, you don’t have resources to pay for enough police.   The criminals feel emboldened to act with impunity.   A Wave of Violent Daytime Killings Has Puerto Rico … Continue reading

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Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence

Does it mean flaming gays are unwelcome in PR? https://www.cbsnews.com/news/kevin-fret-dead-openly-gay-rapper-murdered-in-puerto-rico-amid-wave-of-violence Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 10, 2019 / 5:25 PM / CBS News San Juan, Puerto Rico — One … Continue reading

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