Thursday, January 23, 2020

Corrupt ex-mayor avoids four-year jail sentence for granting an illegal licence

Jose Manuel Aranda fined €3,600 and banned from office for ten years

British woman sees dog beaten to death on her own drive

A British expat in Almogia witnessed a man kill his pet mastin 'because it wouldn't go back to him when when he called it' (This article contains pictures some people may find distressing)

Jail for former Moulin Rouge dancer

Dawn Orton has been found guilty of benefit fraud and sentenced to 12 months in prison

Police arrest man in connection with theft of priceless vase in Spain

Antiquity dating from second century BC found in a cardboard box

Mugger who used Yorkshire terrier to scare victims arrested in Spain

A man has been arrested in Almeria after commiting a string of violent attacks with his pet dog

VIDEO: Barcelona thieves in action

Watch as thieves target tourists in broad daylight on Barceloneta Beach

Scaremongering tactics and the facts

Antonio Flores uncovers the truth behind some of the rumours surrounding non-resident tax issues

IU boss ‘tremendous disappointed’ after ERE report rejected by Junta

Ignacio Garcia and his committee spent five months drawing up the 200-page document

Margaret Moran spared jail but may be forced to repay expenses

Disgraced former MP deemed ‘too ill’ to stand trial just weeks after visit to pub

Spanish police seize Marbella properties owned by deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak

Seven homes among €28 million of assets blocked as part of international investigation

Two Brits arrested in Spain after international child-porn investigation

28 people have been arrested across Spain on suspicion of filming and distributing child pornography

Spanish brothers to spend four years in jail after smuggling cocaine

Police caught the Spanish brothers at Heathrow Airport with €372, 249 worth of cocaine

Spain’s lawmakers gone crazy

Antonio Flores from Lawbird, reflects on Spain’s new eviction law and a plan to give residency to anyone buying a property over €160,000

Marbella-based PR guru Max Clifford arrested in sex offence probe

Celebrity publicist and Marbella resident Max Clifford has been arrested as part of Operation Yewtree

Son of fled sex offender speaks of his outrage

EXCLUSIVE: Stephen Bill, son of Robert Edward Bill, who is being sought by police in connection with the attempted abduction of a child, says he should never have been allowed into Spain

Search for dangerous Brit sex offender after attempted abduction in Velez-Malaga

Robert Edward Bill is thought to have arrived in Malaga in August

Costa journalist Mike Souter appears at UK court on 18 child sex offence charges

Travel writer's case referred to the Crown Court, where he will appear on December 14

Ten Brits arrested in Spain for €8 million ‘boiler room scam’

Ten British nationals are among 22 people arrested in a multi-million-euro fraud investigation

Gibraltar introduces ASBOs as old laws are modernised

A change-up of laws attempts to bring the Rock's crime-fighters up to speed

Possible pickpocking plot linked to mobile phone shop in Spain

EXCLUSIVE: Holidaymakers claim phone shop is linked to pickpocketing gang

‘I knew Jimmy Savile was dodgy’, says Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt

Alhaurin-based guitarist admits he was not surprised by revelations about disgraced DJ

Costa del Sol travel journalist charged with 18 sex offences against children

Mike Souter will appear before a UK court on November 30

Torremolinos ‘pet killer’ accused of stealing €1 million of public money

Carmen Marin, who was charged with killing 2,800 animals in Torremolinos without enough anaesthetic, is now accused of siphoning off public cash

Elderly British couple robbed and beaten in Spain

The 74 and 71-year-old husband and wife were attacked by robbers at their home in Almeria

Raging Bull sent back to Spanish prison

Boxer Scott Harrison has been sentenced to four years in prison for attacking three men in a brothel in 2007

Scottish man falsely charged with murder in Spain describes ordeal

Beverley Parkinson was arrested over the death of a man in 2001 and spent 12 days in police custody