Monday, October 18, 2021

Crime & Law

Jewels stolen from nursing home resident are pawned off by caregiver in Costa Blanca area of Spain

A Villajoyosa nursing home worker has been arrested for stealing jewellery and money from a 94-year-old resident. The Guardia Civil also arrested the owner of...

Man arrested for seaside sex assault on three girls in Valencia Province area of Spain

A man has been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of three children bathing at a Sagunto beach. He even tried to swim away from...

Home-made bomb explodes in Basque country

Bomb in Basque country blamed on ETA sympathisers

Fugitive caught on Spain’s Costa Blanca after spending eight months on the run from Valencia prison

HAVING absconded from Picassent prison in Valencia, a 31-year-old Spanish man is back behind bars after hiding in Guardamar for eight months. He had been...

Cistercian monk in Spain’s Catalunya region is arrested for sexually touching a child

A Cistercian monk from Catalunya has been arrested over the inappropriate sexual touching of a child. The monk, 68, is part of a thirty-strong community...

Thief dresses up in costume inspired by Spain’s TV show Moneyheist to make off with $190,000 in dramatic armed...

FICTION became reality when a woman dressed up in a red jumpsuit inspired by the hit Spanish TV show La Casa de Papel to...

Over 400 people arrested in Spain for creating bogus bank notes

Fraudsters created €19 million worth of fake bank notes in the last three years

The six sex crimes Madeleine suspect Christian Brueckner is facing in Portugal, Belgium and Germany

EXCLUSIVE: German is being probed over abuse of a 10-year-old just 4 weeks before Maddie went missing - and 12kms away!

Gym owner is arrested for sexually abusing 11 girls in his Costa Blanca premises in Spain

AN Elche gym owner and judo instructor has been remanded into custody over alleged child sex abuse at his premises. The man, 60, has run...

British man murdered mother before fleeing to Spain to kill again

British man found guilty of strangling his own mother before fleeing to Spain and killing a Barcelona mother-of-three

Expat media boss ordered to pay former sales head by Malaga court

Stan Israel of Weekend World ordered to pay former sales head, as plagiarism complaints roll in from other news companies

Salamanca town fined for ‘slippery swine’ race

Town fined for competition that sees children chase after pigs

Former Marbella mayor Julian Munoz sentenced to a maximum of 20 years

He has asked the court to grant parole on a special health exemption

British paedophile who fled to Malaga nabbed by Spanish cops

He sexually abused two young brothers over a three-year period

Rapper in Mallorca given three years for lyrics about terrorism and King Juan Carlos

Valtonyc has been convicted of threats, glorifying terrorism and insulting the crown

Guardia Civil officer who caused fatal AP-7 pileup while high on cocaine ‘tried to flee the scene’ before blaming...

The crash killed three people and severely injured four others on the AP-7

WANTED: British mum’s plea to find young son’s killer thought to have been hiding in Spain as reward upped...

A BRITISH mother has appealed for help in finding her son's killer after he was stabbed to death in an unprovoked attack two years...

WATCH: British teacher arrested for alleged child sexual abuse on Costa del Sol

A BRITISH teacher has been arrested on the Costa del Sol for alleged child sexual abuse. The 64-year-old English teacher has been detained by Policia...

Spain to impose direct rule if Puigdemont tries to rule remotely in Belgium

This comes a week after separatist leaders agreed to re-installed Puigdemont as Catalunya's president of government but now the Spanish government has weighed in. 

Man in Spain fined for photoshopping his face onto Jesus Christ’s in Jaen

Daniel Serrano put his face - complete with a ring through the septum - onto that of Christ and posted it on his Instagram.

Manhunt after 20 dogs tied to train tracks in Andalucia and run over by trains (WARNING: Distressing images)

AT least 20 dogs have been found mutilated and killed after being tied to train tracks in Sevilla. They were found in several towns by...

Malaga drug mule allowed to leave UK for operation in Spain

A DRUG mule has been allowed to return to Spain for a vital operation.  Alfredo Farina, who lived in Malaga, was caught with more than...

Irish expat and member of IRA wanted for murder of man five years ago arrested on Costa del Sol

Dean Evans, from Dublin, has been on the run for 18 months after he failed to show up to his trial for the murder of Peter Butterfly in Ireland last year

Suspect in case of missing expat Lisa Brown to be released after Spanish judge drops probe

SIMON Corner will be released after a Spanish judge has shelved the probe against the prime suspect in the Lisa Brown murder case.  Judge Garcia...

Plant workers arrested in Andalucia after trying to save cocaine sent for destruction

TWO cement plant workers have been arrested after the Guardia Civil found they tried to hoard cocaine meant for destruction.  Last Friday agents transported the...

British father and son fugitives captured in southern Spain after stealing more than €1 million

The men had travelled separately to France in January 2018 before crossing the border into Spain

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