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Three arrested for robbery in Campoamor homes

The Civil Guard have arrested three people for committing several robberies with force on a housing urbanisation in Campoamor during December 2018. Following denuncias placed...

Man arrested in Torrevieja for trying to kill his son

The Civil Guard has arrested a 69-year-old Spanish man as the alleged perpetrator of the attempted murder of his own son. The incident took place...

Isle of Wight hotelier jailed for VAT fraud

An Isle of Wight hotel owner, who lied about his takings to evade tax, has been jailed for 30 months. Martin Hill, 51, pocketed £350,000...

Twenty year prison sentence for San Pedro murder

Murcia’s Provincial court has imposed a 20 year prison sentence on Ismael Blanco López, the young man who, in the early hours of March...

Ryanair stewardess and girlfriend beaten on London bus because they would...

Pictures have emerged of a Ryanair stewardess and her girlfriend who were beaten on a London bus because they refused to kiss. Melania Geymonat, 28,...

Torrevieja Brits Arrested in Drugs Find

Officers from the Guardia Civil working at Alicante-Elche Airport have arrested two people on the suspicion of offences against public health, after intercepting a massive amount of drugs. The officers became aware of a shipment in January which was sent from Ireland to Torrevieja, via the airport. This shipment contained 5,640 zopiclone tablets; a medicine …

Startling Increases in Criminal Behaviour

The office of the Attorney General has released advanced information relating to offences committed on the roads in 2018, revealing that alcohol and drug use is the most common crime. During 2018, the Public Prosecutor’s Office opened a total of 110,651 criminal proceedings for crimes against road safety, a figure that represents an increase with …

Arrest after Baby Abandoned in San Pedro

A 24-year-old Honduran national has been arrested in connection with the abandonment of a 3-day-old baby on a street in the town. The woman,...

Drugs Shoot Out near Elche

Two men were injured in a shootout between rival drug trafficking gangs near Elche. One of the men suffered several shot wounds in the incident...

Dutch expat remanded in custody for conspiracy to murder his ex-wife

A Dutch expat identified as HHM has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in Alcañiz for allegedly hiring hitman from Mexico to kill his...

Murcia gang arrests for Orihuela Costa stabbing

Guardia Civil officers from Pilar de la Horadada have arrested three people, two men (34 and 37 years) and a woman (37 years), all...

Seven years in prison for dismembering a corpse in Torrevieja

The Seventh Section of the Provincial Court of Alicante, based in Elche, has sentenced a woman to seven years in prison for covering up...

Torrevieja murder suspect dies in jail

A jury had to be dissolved on Monday following the death in custody of a man who was undergoing prosecution for the murder and...

Hungarian arrested in Rojales for partner’s death

A 38 year old woman, of Hungarian nationality, has become the second victim of sexist violence in the province during this year. Her partner,...

Orihuela silence in memory of Quesada death

The City of Orihuela held a minute’s silence in memory of the victim of gender violence in Ciudad Quesada (Rojales) on Monday. Council Members, staff...

Missing Irishman was beaten to death

Torrevieja judge, Juana López Hoyos, has heard that Carl Carr, the Irishman who disappeared last September in the Orihuela Costa and whose body was...

San Miguel residents concerned by lack of Police

San Miguel de Salinas has suffered two robberies in two bars and in a house in recent days. The house robbery occurred last Sunday...

Guardamar pensioners arrested on cruise ‘with £500k of cocaine’

A popular British couple, Roger and Susan Clarke, aged 72 and 70, were arrested by Portuguese police after their cruise ship MS Marco Polo...

Four arrests for the theft of a hundred bikes

The Torrevieja Civil Guard has arrested four men, three of Moroccan nationality, aged 20, 38 and 42 year and a 20 year old Romanian,...

Threats to volunteers in Campoamor.

Following on from the recent poisoning of a colony of cats in Campoamor the volunteers who control and take care of the colonies are...

Three men sought for attempted rape in San Javier

The Civil Guard and the Local Police have begun an investigation to try to locate three men for an alleged attempt to rape a...

Abuse of minors within the family doubles in Alicante

The death this week of a two year old child at the hands of his mother's partner, and the intoxication this summer of a...

Two Britons stabbed in Torrevieja

Two British men have been seriously injured following a stabbing in Torrevieja during the early hours of Thursday morning. The events took place in...

Four prosecuted at La Manga Golf for retrieving lost balls.

Murcia’s Civil Guard, in conjunction with the private security company operating at La Manga Club has launched operation 'Boleros', an investigation that has culminated...

Vandals desecrate RBL memorials to brave British soldiers

There was outrage amongst members of the Royal British Legion as a cross to fallen war heroes and an RBL time capsule were found...

Orihuela Costa man jailed for sexual offences against girls in the...

A man has been jailed for sexual offences against girls in the 1970s. David Budd, 72, a British national from the Orihuela Costa, was sentenced...

Guardamar newlywed stabbed to death by wife

José Luis, a 69-year-old retired truck driver who was born in Santander but who lived in Guardamar del Segura, was stabbed to death on...

Arrests made after knives thrown at Pilar Police

Policia Local in Pilar de la Horadada have arrested four youths, all of about 20 years of age, after they barricaded themselves inside a...

Two arrested in Torrevieja for car theft

Torrevieja Civil Guard has arrested in two Chilean men, aged 34 and 47, for the theft of two cars valued at 22,000 euros, and...

Three arrested for creating a network of real estate scams in...

In an investigation into property for sale in Torrevieja and other areas, the Civil Guard has arrested three people in Torrevieja, two Spanish men...

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