Common Pickpocket tactics
Well, the pickpocket is a problem everywhere in the world. Make sure you always carry your belongings near your body. Be careful if you carry a backpack in crowded places always use it in your chest and avoid to carry too much money. If you can have your passport all the time near your body. Sometimes there pickpocket artists that use some elaborated technics. For example, you are in a coffee shop with your phone or purse on the table and someone drops a key next to your feet. Since you are a nice person you grab the key from the floor. Meanwhile, another guy takes your phone or purse from your table. Always be smart and keep an eye on your things.