With all the media buzzing about Roatan's recent crime spree, robberies, murders and the like.... I thought I should address this as 1) someone living on the Island for 15 years, and 2) to put this into its proper perspective. Roatan is a great island and will continue to be so. But there is an unwelcome element here just like anywhere in the world. Here's some tips to help you stay safe during your vacation!