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Three Sudden Deaths

By Hugh MacArthur

Thursday and yesterday saw the deaths of three people across Spain; a tractor driver and two men out walking in different parts of the country. »

Stolen Vehicle Parts Intercepted

By Hugh MacArthur

The Guardia Civil in Soria intercepted a van carrying 29 parts from Land Rover vehicles, valued at 30,000 euros. The van was on its way from the UK to Málaga. »

Pet Shop Abandonment

By Vivienne Hughes

The Environmental Department of the Guardia Civil, Seprona, inspected a pet shop and found several dead animals and others in a grave state. »

Mickey Mouse Driving Licence

By Hugh MacArthur

The Traffic Police in Burgos arrested 69-year-old man, L.V.U. accused of falsifying an official document; i.e., forgery. »

The Coffin Scandal

By Hugh MacArthur

More arrests were made on Thursday the 21st of last month over the case of the Coffin Scandal in Valladolid; a sordid case of coffin substitutions. »

10-Year-Old Prostituted

By Vivienne Hughes

The Guardia Civil in Valladolid handed a 10-year-old girl over into the care of a children's home as they suspected that she was being prostituted. »

Fired for Heartless Comment

By Martin Myall

Whilst most people were moved and saddened by the death of a Guardia Civil policeman a couple of days ago, there will always be somebody who thinks it's funny. »

Speeding Canadian

By Hugh MacArthur

In the afternoon of the 18th a Canadian driver was caught doing 137 kph - not so fast, you might think, but it was within a 50-kph-limit area. »

Tick Bite Death

By Martin Myall

Around 100 people are under medical observation in Ávila after a man died of Crimean–Congo hemorrhagic fever, transmitted by a tick. »

Hanging on for Dear Life

By Vivienne Hughes

A British climber was rescued by the Guardia Civil mountain-rescue team last weekend in the Picos de Europa after having spent three hours clinging on over a precipice. »

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