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Prolific Burglar Caught

By Martin Myall

At least 20 break-ins on the Costa Tropical could have been solved after the arrest in Salobreña of a woman, identified as J.G.M. »

Swiss Fugitive Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

The police in Torremolinos have arrested a Swiss citizen who had been on the run from the Swiss authorities over a finance-related crime (fraud). »

Almuñécar Supermarket Hold Up

By Hugh MacArthur

It was at 09:20h yesterday morning that a man armed with a knife held up a supermarket in Almuñécar - the cashier handed over the contents of the till: coins and a bundle of five and 10-euro notes. »

Motril Arrests for Gun Running

By Hugh MacArthur

our people were arrested in connection with gun running, two in Motril, one in Geltrú (Barcelona) and one in Morón de la Frontera (Sevilla) »

Motril Burglars Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

Five alleged burglars were arrested after being surprised by a police patrol actually inside somebody’s house in Motril at one o’clock one morning. »

Molotov Virgin

By Hugh MacArthur

A man carried out a molotov-cocktail attack on the idol of the Virgen de los Desamparados in a convent in Vélez-Málaga at the beginning of May. »

Drug Bust on Alminares

By Hugh MacArthur

The Guardia Civil discovered, indoor, marijuana plantations located within two houses on the Urbanización Alminares just up from La Caleta, Salobreña. »

Two Germans Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

Two German citizens were arrested in the north of the city of Granada, charged with being in possession of several kinds of illegal substances (speed & crystal meth). »

Employment Ruse

By Hugh MacArthur

The Policía Nacional arrested the owner of an industrial laundry in Castellón for the illegal employment of a worker whom he didn’t even pay, let alone pay his Social Security. »

False Cancer-Cure Drug

By Vivienne Hughes

The Policía Nacional on the Balearic Islands have arrested two universitiy professors at the UIB (Universidad de las Islas Baleares) for fraud involving a false medicine. »