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The 41 towns surrounding the City of Granada, including

Surprise Ambulance Passenger

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Surprise Ambulance Passenger

It was just before six one evening in Fuentevaqueros when a car cut in front of an ambulance forcing it to stop. Four men jumped out, one with a gunshot wound. »

Dopey Dope

Monday, September 4, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Dopey Dope

(FVM) Two men in Atarfe aged 22 and 25 were arrested by the Guardia Civil, suspected of arson and offences against public health - they also had to be rescued from a fire of their own making. »

Who’s Juana Rivas?

Thursday, August 10, 2017
By Martin Myall
Who’s Juana Rivas?

She was nobody until a couple of weeks ago. Now, she is seemingly the victim of a soulless judicial system that has forced her into hiding in order to keep her kids. »

Police Patrol Ambushed

Monday, May 29, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Police Patrol Ambushed

Pinos Puente can be a spot ‘apache territory’ sometimes, especially for the Policia Local, who don’t get the same sort of respect as the Guardia Civil. »

Earth Tremor Inland

Monday, April 3, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Earth Tremor Inland

There was a bit of a shake and tremble yesterday, Sunday the 2nd, up near the provincial capital, in Atarfe. »

Shots in Disco

Friday, November 4, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Shots in Disco

A 45-year-old man was arrested for allegedly threatening a pub owner with a firearm in the town of Artafe, near the provincial capital. »

Belicena Wicked Weed

Sunday, October 2, 2016
By Martin Myall
Belicena Wicked Weed

The concept, "when doing something illegal, keep a low profile," is one that eludes some people, especially those that grow illegal crops in cellars. »

Bogus Gasmen Arrested

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Bogus Gasmen Arrested

The police have brought two men from Cájar before a magistrate for allegedly having swindled an elderly lady of several hundred euros. »

Death from Heat Exhaustion

Saturday, July 9, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes

A local from Las Gabias has been charged for cruelty to animals after having left his dog on a balcony where it died from heat exhaustion. »

Contraband Tobacco Seized

Sunday, July 3, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Contraband Tobacco Seized

The Guardia Civil in Granada, together with Spanish Inland Revenue, confiscated over 95 tonnes of contraband tobacco in one swoop, arresting two people. »