marlia wrote:we got a small traffic accident last week in Cercado de Lima, now we are doing the paperwork in the Police Station. Our car got some scratches and dents ...
If fully agree with @fanning!
I is usually even more effective to pay little damages by yourself.
Police is not really interested in such little traffic incidents which are usually handled by the insurance companies or privately between the car owners.
Expect that during your stay in Peru your car WILL be further damaged! That´s Peru.