Friday, August 14, 2020

International arrest warrant issued for convicted Malaya businessman

Andres Lietor was condemned to four and a half years in prison for paying bribes to Marbella planning svengali Juan Antonio Roca

Spanish porn ring busted by British police

49 people have been caught in a child porn raid

Spanish ex-IMF boss Rodrigo Rato given four and a half years over credit card scandal

Rato headed the International Monetary Fund from 2004 to 2007

British man shot by cops in his backside in southern Spain after ‘pulling knife on ex-partner’

According to local reports, the man had breached a restraining order to find his ex

Roquetas del Mar mayor accused of favouritism

Gabriel Amat accused of 'keeping it in the family'

Angry neighbours force squatters out of two houses ‘within hours’ following street protest

NEIGHBOURS protesting outside two squatted buildings in Cuenca have led to a rapid eviction within 'hours'. Residents in Horcajo...

Former Spanish King Juan Carlos I is accused of bribing officials to drop charges against Princess Cristina

Juan Carlos I has failed to respond to allegations that he offered anti-corruption group Manos Limpias €2 million

British man arrested for murder of alleged German paedophile in Sotogrande

The victim had been arrested just days before for the possession of child porn

Ex-Junta de Andalucia president among 19 people jailed for total of 86 years in Spain’s ERE corruption scandal

Ex-Junta president Jose Antonio Grinan has been sentenced to six years jail and banned from office for 15 years

‘HUMOUR HAS NO LIMITS’: Man in Spain defends his jokes about little Julen who died down well

If found guilty of the crime of ‘degrading treatment’ the controversial poet could face a prison sentence of between six months to two years

Second bison found decapitated on protected reserve in Spain

It is believed the animals' heads may have been removed to sell as trophies

‘HE’S MINE!’: Hot policeman in Spain sends Twitter into a frenzy

IS this the hottest policeman ever?   The picture, tweeted by Spain's Guardia Civil, has quickly gone viral since being shared over the weekend. The police force...

Spain’s most wanted drug trafficker hands himself in after appearing in reggaeton music video

ONE of Spain's most wanted drug gang leaders has turned himself in today shortly after appearing in a reggaeton music video.  Francisco Tejon, head of...

La Linea arson leaves cars burnt out, buildings damaged and residents forced to evacuate homes

The mayor of San Roque has confirmed that arson is to blame for the fire

Colombian drug lord arrested in Alicante

Nicknamed the Rat, Hernan Alonso Villa faces extradition back to Colombia

Spanish law change is affecting those living in the Costa del Sol

The criteria for residence for tax purposes varies considerably from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, and “residence” can be different for other, non-tax purposes

British man beaten to death in Spain party hotspot

A BRITISH man has been brutally beaten to death in Spain.  The 21-year-old was attacked at 7:35am this morning in Plaza s'Era d'en Manyà de Sant...

Gibraltar police issue warning about Facebook sexual blackmail scam

Gibraltar residents have been targeted by the online blackmail scam

Man arrested in Spain’s Mallorca after ‘raping elderly woman with Alzheimer’s’ at crisis-hit nursing home

In October, an 85-year-old resident was arrested after he stabbed his roommate during an argument

Spanish panty robbers get knickered!

Pair stole a huge stash of women’s underwear

Girl of THREE among 79 illegal immigrants intercepted as Guardia Civil arrests Alicante-based trafficking gang

A GIRL aged three was among 79 illegal immigrants intercepted by boat when Guardia Civil arrested an Alicante-based trafficking gang this week.

British holidaymakers travelling to Spain are being targetted by online booking fraud scams

Online holiday fraud soars by over four times in just one year

British duo Gary Swift and Scott Kilgour jailed after importing £60 million of cocaine from Spain into UK on...

The Border Force escorted the yacht to Fishguard port where a search found 751 kilos of cocaine

END OF AN ERA: Palma’s Pacha nightclub to be dismantled

ANOTHER nail is being hammered into the coffin of the Mallorca party scene. Palma's Pacha nightclub has closed down after inspections found multiple illegal improvements...

Ex-Estepona mayor Antonio Barrientos in court over corruption scandal

Antonio Barrientos, ex-PSOE mayor of Estepona, will give evidence in the town's El Juzgado de Primera Instancia court on December 1 over alleged crimes including money laundering, embezzlement and bribery while he was in power