Metropolitan

News from Granada city and its surroundings

The María Wars

Monday, June 10, 2019
By Martin Myall
The María Wars

The struggle between the police forces and the drug gangs that grow and trade marihuana has also become a war between gangs. »

Woman Stabbed 15 Times

Sunday, May 19, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Woman Stabbed 15 Times

This year, like those that have preceded it, is strewn with the bodies of women murdered by their husbands, boyfriends and Ex's. »

Lost Child; Happy Ending

Saturday, May 18, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Lost Child; Happy Ending

A 4-year-old was found wandering along a street in Granada, dressed only in his pyjamas at six in the morning on the 5th of May. »

Lost or Abandoned Dogs

Thursday, May 16, 2019
By Martin Myall
Lost or Abandoned Dogs

We've had dogs getting rescued all over the place; Salobreña, Almuñécar and even Granada, so here goes... »

Blind Pedestrian & Tram Train

Sunday, April 28, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Blind Pedestrian & Tram Train

A blind woman was saved from being run over by a surface metro train in Granada on the 3rd of this month thanks to the rapid response of a police officer. »

Tossed out of the Parade

Thursday, April 18, 2019
By Martin Myall
Tossed out of the Parade

A 45-year-old man was arrested in the centre of Granada for masturbating during a Semana Santa parade, in plain daylight. Some people find these processions exciting, yet this is perhaps taking it too far. »

British Pedophile Sentenced

Sunday, March 31, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
British Pedophile Sentenced

A UK law court has sentenced a 40-year-old British pedophile, captured in Spain and handed over, to a 23-year, jail sentence. »

Recycling Plant Search

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
By Martin Myall
Recycling Plant Search

The Provincial Homicides Brigade is looking into the hypothesis that the body of a missing elderly man is in a municipal refuse recycling plant. »

Granada’s Mega Shopping Centre

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Granada’s Mega Shopping Centre

Granada now has another shopping centre, Granaita, thanks to a merger between Kinépolis and the Centro Comercial Alameda. »

The Long Arm of the Law

Monday, February 25, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
The Long Arm of the Law

Last year almost 300 national and international fugitives were captured in the province of Granada, two thirds by the Guardia Civil. »

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