115 police officials were fired or in the process of being fired for committing serious crimes
Q COSTA RICA NEWS- A total of 115 police officers have been sacked or in the process of being sacked for (allegedly) committing serious crimes, such as homicide, rape and kidnapping. That number represents 0.8% of the police force of 14,200 officers, reported the Ministry of Security.
Security Minister Gustavo Mata made the announcement on Wednesday morning accompanied by the senior officials of the various police forces under the Ministerio de Seguridad Publica (MSP).
The Minister of Security, Gustavo Mata (center, in suit and tie) alongside senior officials of the various police forces, made the announcement at a press conference Wednesday morning.
The minister explained that so far this year 51 officials have