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REVEALED: How much over the speed limit you can go without being snapped by speed cameras in Spain

IT'S a question that has caused much debate.. how much faster than the speed limit can you go without being snapped by speed cameras? Well,...

Dead body in Spain found floating metres away from popular Marbella beach

A DEAD body has been found floating near a popular Marbella beach. The sub-saharan man was spotted some 200 metres off shore from Cabopino. Guardia Civil...

Andalucia boy, 14, arrested for attempted rape of two women in broad daylight in town centre

A 14-YEAR-OLD boy has been arrested in Cadiz for the attempted rape of two women, aged 23 and 42. The alleged attacks happened within six...

General Franco’s grandson jailed in Spain for deliberately ramming police car

GENERAL Franco's eldest grandson has been sentenced to 30 months jail for deliberately crashing into a police car. Francisco Franco Martinez-Bordiu, 63, was sentenced to...

Man in Spain rescued after spending eight days trapped in snow-covered hut

But the snow meant officers had to ski down to the hut because it was too thick to land nearby to rescue the stranded man.  

Hitman in Spain’s Andalucia smashes into police car to intercept chase of drug dealers, cops said it was ‘like...

TWO Spanish policemen have been injured after their car was purposefully smashed into to intercept a high-speed chase.  The Guardia Civil agents were chasing a...

Cocaine seizures in Spain more than double in just ONE year

This is an incredible 40% of all cocaine captured in Europe, the interior ministry revealed.

JAILED: Spain policemen who accepted cheese and wine bribes on Costa del Sol

A PAIR of Spanish cops have been sentenced to two years behind bars after accepting cheese and wine as bribes. The Guardia Civil officers accepted...

Cops find 17 kilos of cocaine worth €5 million in tour bus near Valencia

The ‘coach drivers’ hid the stash, with an estimated street value of €5 million, on-board the luxury cruiser.

Wild cat chase in Spain discovers ‘dangerous black panther’ is actually ‘just a shaggy dog’

A HUNT launched by Spanish police to track a 'dangerous black panther' has ended in an anticlimax after it was revealed it is most...

British mother ‘took 13 hours to report 3-year-old son missing’ after night out in Spain

A BRITISH mother is facing prosecution for allegedly taking 13 hours to report her son as missing while holidaying in Spain.  It comes after a...

WATCH: Sick animal torturer in Spain caught drowning a boar on tape is identified by police

A MANHUNT for a sick animal abuser who was caught drowning a boar on tape has led police to a prime suspect. The footage was...

SPAIN: Carles Puigdemont won’t return without us knowing, even in the boot of a car

SPAIN'S troops are on 24/7 alert to block Carles Puigdemont's return to the country, even 'in the boot of a car'.  The former Catalan leader...

EXCLUSIVE: British ‘conwoman’ moves rental scam to Costa del Sol after operating across Spain

A SEASONED British fraudster has struck again. Paula Neale - exposed in the Olive Press three times in two years - has brought her dirty...

Body of newborn baby found inside bag at recycling plant in Granada

Reportedly, between the ages of eight or nine months, the lifeless body was found inside a bag by workers at the plant in Alhendin. 

Thousands of fake toys pulled from being sold for health and safety reasons

MORE than 3,200 toys have been withdrawn from sale by the Guardia Civil following concerns for safety. The toys, mainly sold in low-cost bazaars,...

Dozens being probed in Andalucia for building their own urbanisation complete with swimming pools on protected land

SOME 34 people are being investigated for building an illegal urbanisation complete with water, electricity and even swimming pools.  Residents of Molino Hondo, a settlement...

Olive stealing gang busted in Malaga posed a serious health risk to the public

A GANG dedicated to stealing olives in Malaga has been dismantled by Spanish police.  Around 30 people are suspected of raiding olive farms and plots...

Brother and sister found dead in southern Spain home had been rotting for at least a month

GUARDIA Civil are investigating the death of a brother and sister who were rotting alone in their home for four weeks. The siblings, who lived...

Dogs found covered in worms, open sores and living in excrement as Malaga cops free 38 in sickening animal...

GUARDIA Civil cops have freed 38 dogs found living in extremely poor and cruel conditions in three separate raids.  In one raid in Benajarafe, a...

Calls for Guardia Civil numbers and salary to match Policia Nacional

THE PSOE in Marbella are calling for a boost in Guardia Civil numbers. The Socialists will support a town hall motion next week which...

Authorities still searching for missing person dragged out to sea in Mallorca

On Monday the seas were too rough to conduct a search, according to Calvia's Protección Civil, however, the Guardia Civil continued to fly over the area where the person was thought to have disappeared.

African boy found inside car dashboard after Moroccan tried smuggling him into Spain

An officer said the schoolboy had been stuffed into the tiny space between the engine and the passenger seat of the BMW X5.

Four arrested in Malaga as international drug smuggling ring busted

FOUR people have been arrested in Malaga as part of a Guardia Civil investigation into drug smuggling. The operation, entitled ‘Banca Latvia’, came about after...

Marbella PSOE call for better paid Guardia Civil to address security concerns

THE PSOE in Marbella are calling for an increase in Guardia Civil officers.  The Socialists will support a town hall motion next week which will...

Spain’s transport network prepares for travel chaos for five-day weekend

Extra speed cameras and patrol cars will be in place on traffic hotspots on the Costa Blanca and Costa del Sol.
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