This information is available in Spanish only. I hope it's useful for those of you who travel to Madrid. Remember to take precautions and don't take with you your passports, plane tickets or such things. Just take some money and leave the rest at the safety box at your hostel / hotel.

Telemadrid\'s video on pickpockets at Atocha
The best tips from your favourite hostal in Madrid.
Hostal Chelo at