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Bin Bag Booty

By Hugh MacArthur

The municipal police in Granada were pretty impressed by a homeless man who was carting around over 18,000 euros in bank notes in a black, rubbish bag... »

It Never Rains But It Pours

By Hugh MacArthur

(KAR05) Sometimes you can just have too many customers, which is what happened to a cafeteria in the centre of Granada on New Year's morning. »

Police Brutality?

By Vivienne Hughes

There's a video on Twitter, which we have reproduced here, that has caused quite a stir on social media: a policeman slaps a woman to the ground. »

The Rubber Cheque Scam

By Martin Myall

(ESP05) There have been a couple of cases where restaurants in Granada have received a cheque from a British person as part of a scam. »

Octogenarian Bounder Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

An 86-year-old man who was arrested by the Policía Nacional in the city of Granada had seven arrest warrants out on him - obviously a bit boisterous. »

Restored Alhambra Area Reopens

By Louise Powell

Phase One of the restoration work on the roof of the Baño Real del Palacio de Comares in the Alhambra has concluded and the area reopened to the general public. »

New Flights from Granada Airport

By Vivienne Hughes

(HMI04)The Aeropuerto Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén now has four new connections with a direct flight to Bilbao, Paris, Tenerife and Gran Canaria. »

Plumber Kidnapped

By Hugh MacArthur

A 64-year-old woman has been arrested in Granada for kidnapping a plumber; better said, retaining him against his will until he had finished a job. »

Virtual Kidnappings

By Hugh MacArthur

The Policía Nacional received three reports of virtual kidnapping in just 48 hours within the city of Granada: one of Tuesday the 7th and two the following day. »

Preying on the Defenceless?

By Vivienne Hughes

The Public Prosecutor in Granada has recommended 4.5 years’ imprisonment each for the helper and fiscal consultant of an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s. »