Category: Crime

Irish Fugitive Arrested

The National Police arrested a British citizen in Alicante this week, wanted on a European arrest warrant for alleged sexual assaults on a minor. Four incidents of sexual abuse have been recorded, all on...

Guardia Civil Vehicle Stopped in Gibraltar

A marked patrol vehicle belonging to the Guardia Civil was stopped by British Police from entering Gibraltar on Monday. However, this was not the latest diplomatic incident to cause unrest between the security services,...

Guardia Civil seize 2,000 Knife-Cards

Officer from the Guardia Civil have seized 2,000 knife-cards, weapons disguised as credit cards which are banned in Spain, in an industrial estate in Valencia. The officers also discovered a variety of other weapons...

Alicante Bank Robber Arrested

Officers from the National Police in Alicante arrested a bank robber on Friday after he stole 1,800 euro and then fled on foot with one of the employees as a hostage. The incident took...

Bank Robbers Steal Police Car

Two people carried out a bank robbery in Madrid on Monday afternoon, fleeing with the money in a police patrol car which had the keys left in the ignition. Moments after they began their...

Nonagenarian Arrested for Murder

A 91 year old woman was arrested on New Year´s Day, charged with murder, after the police were called to attend an altercation at her home in the northern Spanish town of Bilbao. The...

Postman Fails To Deliver

The National Police have arrested a 42 year old man, a former Correos employee in Alcoy, Alicante,  on suspicion of breaching his duties of care and confidentiality. The man, who had accumulated 3,200 undelivered...

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