The municipal police in Huétor Vega pulled over a biker after committing a traffic offense – an illegal overtaking manoeuvre.
It was a Monday ‘teatime’ when a Guardia Civil stopped a Mercedes at a road check on the A-92 within the municipality of Cúllar.
A man phoned the police to say that thieves had broken into his home, beaten him up and stolen his property… but there was a problem.
The Almuñécar Policía Local have got their hands on a police sniffer dog (drugs) called Negro who has been quite busy lately.
You have a blazing row with your partner, you say things that you later regret, and regret one couple certainly did, because they both ended up arrested.
Deep in the Alpujarra, there is a hamlet called Mairena, which is a municipal dependency of Nevada. This rural cluster has a population of only 247 inhabitants. One of them, a 37-year-old man, was arrested for allegedly converting old school housing into a thriving Marihuana plant nursery.
The Guardia Civil in Padul arrested a 21-year-old man for allegedly peddling drugs in front of a school in Dúrcal.
The fire service was called to put out a fire in a flat, but whilst they were busy doing that, they couldn’t help noticing 171 marihuana plants…
Seven youngsters ended up in hospital after eating a cannabis-laced cake. The girl who cooked it, who also needed medical attention, was not held in custody but released pending trial, although the judge decided soon after to drop the charges.
A 42-year-old fruit farmer from Almuñécar was nabbed by the Guardia Civil for being too experimental with his crops –