Tag Archive

Speed Camera Sabotaged

By Martin Myall

In June somebody sabotaged the speed camera on the A-44 just before the turn off for Sierra Nevada, forcing the police to make do with mobile ones. »

Things not to Send in the Post

By Hugh MacArthur

Police bomb-disposal experts in Granada had to deal with a WW2 grenade that somebody had sent in the post. »

Nice Try

By Hugh MacArthur

A man accused of mugging pleaded in his defence that the victim had handed over 20 euros because he had been a muy pesao (a pain in the butt). »

Short Cut

By Hugh MacArthur

A car drove into a builders' trench in a trading estate in Granada (El Florio) next to the Dhul factory. »

Too Hot for Choppers

By Hugh MacArthur

If it's been hot down here on the coast until recently, imagine what it's has been like in Granada. It's been too hot for choppers. »

Swedish Fugitives Arrested

By Martin Myall

An off-duty officer belonging to the Policía Nacional arrested two Swedish brothers on the run in a shopping mall in Málaga on Sunday 7th. »

Spanish Guitar Concerts

By Louise Powell

The European Guitar Foundation came into being in 2016 with the aim of promoting the Spanish guitar, which is what will be happening in Granada. »

The María Wars

By Martin Myall

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

Too Narrow for The Unwary

By Hugh MacArthur

There's one particularly narrow street in the Albaicin of Granada that has snared unwary tourist cars, relying too much on GPS navigators. »

Woman Stabbed 15 Times

By Vivienne Hughes

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

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