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Almost Half of Road Traffic Fatalities had Consumed Alcohol or Drugs

In the latest data released relating to road traffic fatalities on the roads of Spain, it has been revealed that almost half of the drivers who lost their lives had consumed alcohol, drugs, or both prior to the incident which cost them their lives. In total, 535 drivers were killed on the roads in 2018, …

Cabo Roig Businessmen vow to rid the area of Manteros and...

The dealing of drugs is now understood to be largely in heroin The Cabo Roig business Community is absolutely livid at the apathy that...

Two Hundred Thousand Tests – Three Thousands Fails

In the most recent focus on alcohol and drug consumption before driving, over 200,000 drivers were subjected to a roadside test, with over 3,000 failing. In total, during the campaign that took place earlier this month, 200,306 tests were performed on drivers to ascertain if they had consumed alcohol or drugs. For those drivers subjected …

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 …

Drugs and Driving – Prescription Medications Can Cause Problems

Drinking alcohol before driving is still one of the biggest contributors to road traffic incidents, despite the warnings and knowledge of the effects and consequences, however consuming drugs before driving is also continually increasing. In order to be aware of the problems associated with drug use, we have to steer our mind away from what …

Grandmother, mother and arrested for selling drugs to minors

The Civil Guard has arrested three people in Torrevieja, one of them a minor who is under 16 years of age, and two women...

Three kidnapped and held in Crevillente dungeon

The Civil Guard has arrested four Spanish men in Crevillente where they have been charged with being members of a dangerous criminal organization. Crimes attributed...

Guardia make 14 arrests in Almoradí

Alicante’s Guardia Civil has arrested 14 people in Almoradí: 12 men and 2 women, of Spanish and Moroccan nationalities, and aged between 19 and...

Nineteen truck drivers test positive for drugs in a day

Murcia’s Guardia Civil carried out a day of intensive roadside checks on Friday in which they stopped the drivers of 235 heavy goods vehicles,...

Twelve professional drivers test positive for alcohol and drugs in a...

Murcia’s Civil Guard carried out a special campaign last week that was specifically aimed at the professional drivers of heavy vehicles. The results tested...

Three wounded in Valencia Drug shootout

Five people have been arrested in a shootout during the early hours of Monday morning in the district of La Coma in the town...

Almond shipment found to contain 200kg of cocaine

Around 200kg of cocaine were discovered in a shipping container yesterday. When the shipment of almonds was opened at the Altea processing plant, workers found...

An intolerable hell

"I saw the best minds of my generation dragging themselves through the negro streets at dawn looking for an angry fix and imperious drug,"...

Two cocaine mules arrested at Alicante Airport

Alicante’s Civil Guard has arrested two people, both of Brazilian nationality, a man aged 30 years and a woman of 25, for smuggling drugs....

Drug ‘walking supermarket’ arrested in San Javier

The break-up of drug retailing networks remains one of the main targets of the Civil Guard as the San Javier detachment expressed delight as...

40-ton truck driver tested positive for cannabis

A 24 year old driver at the wheel of a 40-ton truck was stopped on Sunday and subjected to a breath test for alcohol...

Driver of coach carrying 60 passengers tests positive for drugs

The driver of a coach carrying 60 passengers from Hinojosa de Duque (Cordoba) to Benelmadena (Malaga) has been arrested after testing positive for drugs...

APPEAL TO HELP TAKE DRUG DEALER’S FORTUNE

A convicted drug dealer’s associates are being urged to help claw back £1.5M he owes to the public purse. Damien O’Connor, 53, was extradited from...

NINE ARRESTED IN TORREVIEJA KIDNAPPING

Six men and three women, between the ages of 25 and 48, were arrested in Torrevieja last week, on charges of drug trafficking, illegal...

HALF A KILO OF COCAINE ABANDONED IN SAN VICENTE

As far as they go it was just an innocuous accident, as two vehicles collided on the University roundabout in in San Vicente del...

ORIHUELA POLICE CARRY OUT ROADSIDE CHECKS FOR DRUGS

Orihuela Local Police has been conducting a course which has involved both classroom work and roadside checks on drivers in which they have been...

900 GRAMS OF MARIJUANA FOUND IN SAN FULGENCIO

San Fulgencio Local Police has seized 12 marijuana plants and numerous drug related utensils in a house located in the urbanization of La Marina. Police...

DRUG RUNNERS ARRESTED IN SAN FULGENCIO

Three people were arrested in San Fulgencio last week as officers from the National Police caught them handling over 2.5 kilos of cocaine. One...

HOMEMADE CANNABIS ALLOTMENT SEIZED BY GUARDIA CIVIL

The Civil Guard detained in Catral a man for a crime against public health The Guardia Civil have detained a 48 man at his home...

GRAN ALACANT DRUG DEALER BUSTED

During the course of a routine patrol last week, officers from the local police became suspicious of a man in the Gran Alacant area...

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