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Crime & Law

Authorities break up one of Spain’s ‘biggest’ hashish drug smuggling rings

It is estimated the La Linea criminal organisation brought more than 10,000 kilograms of hashish from Morocco to Spain

More than 7.5 TONNES of hashish seized after Manilva-Estepona smuggling operation busted

MORE than 7.5 tonnes of hashish have been seized following the dismantling of a Costa del Sol smuggling operation.  Three firearms, 10 stolen cars and...

Gang arrested after kidnapping immigrants and holding families to ransom in Andalucia

FIVE people have been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping immigrants in Algeciras. The Guardia Civil detained four Moroccans and one Spaniard as part of an...

Boat which killed nine-year-old boy in Andalucia was linked to drug-trafficking operations

Allegedly sources close to the investigation revealed both the victims and the arrested had drug-trafficking links

Victim of Marbella drive-by was ‘Costa cocaine king’ and ‘owed Colombian drug cartels millions’

Police believe his debt with the Colombians could go into the millions

Over 2,000 kilos of hashish recovered from the sea after high-speed narco chase in Andalucia

Four men have been arrested after they threw 73 bales of hashish into the sea near Huelva

Young boy dies after being hit and dragged into sea by ‘narco boat’ in Andalucia

Witnesses said the tragic incident occurred after an argument broke out between the son's father and two men in the speed boat, after they had been driving dangerously nearby

Guardia Civil officers attacked with bottles and clubs by gang of 40 in Andalucia drug-trafficking hotspot

The nine officers were off-duty at the time of the violent incident which is believed to be in 'retaliation' to the recent crackdown of drug mafias in Cadiz

Victim of Marbella drive-by shooting named as owner of beach club that was torched last month

His wife and two children witnessed the father being assassinated at point blank range

BREAKING: Man shot dead in drive-by shooting in Marbella

A MAN has been killed in a drive-by shooting outside a church in Marbella. The victim was gunned down on calle Mainake, near the Virgen...

Expat who stabbed his mother and dismembered her cats kept under psychiatric supervision on the Costa del Sol

A BULGARIAN expat who brutally stabbed his mother to death after torturing her cats is being kept in a psychiatric ward on the Costa...

Fighting cocks seized after Mallorquin drug trafficking arrests

AN investigation is underway into animal cruelty in Son Banya after 36 fighting cocks were seized. The animals were discovered during separate police raids into...

British expat ‘tried to kill new girlfriend of her ex by running her over’ in Spain holiday hotspot

She has been banned from going within 500 metres of her alleged victim and has surrendered her passport

Rape reports in Spain increase by almost a third in 2018

New figures released by the Interior Ministry show a 28.4% rise in ‘sexual assault with penetration’ from January to March this year

Scam artists from Portugal are targeting British expats in Spain with phony inheritance letters

The letter told her she was to inherit more than seven million Australian dollars (€4.4 million)

‘They knew all along’: Police insist leaders of the Junta were behind ERE scandal

The four policemen told Sevilla court how the so-called ‘cupola’, or leaders of the Junta, ‘knew about and protected the system’

Young couple killed at Andalucia shooting range in suspected murder-suicide

A YOUNG couple have been been killed at a shooting range in Andalucia.  One gunshot killed the 21-year-old woman almost instantly while the man, 24,...

HIGH TIME: 3.5 TONNES of hashish seized as ‘ruthless’ drug trafficking ring busted on Costa del Sol

The group rented houses across the Costa del Sol where they regularly stashed drugs

Roads re-open in Marbella after bomb hoax causes chaos

A bomb squad arrived with a sniffer dog trained to detect explosive devices

‘BRAKE, ANTONIO, BRAKE!’: Watch moment young driver wrecks Audi car after night out in Malaga

The car was carrying four passengers when the suspect drove through a red light

Serial paedophile flasher who masturbated in front of children on Costa del Sol streets arrested

The 55-year-old allegedly led a 10-year-old girl away from her mother

Marbella street cordoned off after bomb threat at bank

A MARBELLA street has been cordoned off following a bomb threat this morning. Policia Nacional have evacuated Ricardo Soriano after an anonymous caller warned of...

British bouncer arrested over the tragic death of Northern Irish tourist

A BRITISH doorman has been detained for the death of Northern Irish tourist Aaron Henderson. The Magaluf club bouncer allegedly assaulted Henderson outside popular Punta...

British expat in Spain admits selling tourists’ data to UK law firms in fake holiday sickness case

A WELL known island expat has denied recruiting British holidaymakers to file fake sickness claims on behalf of UK law firms. Brit Laura Cameron...

Violent gang which robbed houses with fake guns pretending to be police officers busted on Costa del Sol

The criminal group carried out 15 violent attcks in Mijas, Fuengirola, Benalmádena, Marbella and Estepona

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