Crime & Law

Bird poachers in Spain’s Malaga province caught red-handed with over 300 protected specimens

THE Guardia Civil has seized 303 protected specimens which have been released back into the wild and is investigating 18 people for wildlife trafficking. Among...

KIDNAPPED: €3,000 demand for Swedish man lured from street in Spain’s Malaga

POLICE have freed a young Swedish man who had been kidnapped from the street, beaten up and had a ransom demanded from relatives. Malaga cops...

WATCH: Police bust violent drug gang with arsenal of weapons in Spain’s capital Madrid

Police in Spain seized almost three-quarters of a million euros in cash, a red Ferrari and an arsenal of weapons including automatic weapons and...

‘Man in white van’ wanted over attempted child abduction in Spain’s Mallorca

The suspect has been described as a middle aged man driving a white van

British driver found hiding in hedge from police after delivery driver killed in horror crash in Spain’s Costa del...

A BRITISH woman has been arrested after she hid in the bushes to avoid police hunting for a roadside killer on the Costa del...

Human remains of woman found inside flat in Spain’s Mallorca

The deceased woman's dog was also found inside the flat alive, reportedly being able to survive by eating their owner's remains

700 strong illegal party busted in Spain’s Linares

MORE than 700 revellers have been evicted from an illegal party which took place in Linares (Jaen) this Saturday. The Policia Nacional together with the...

SHOCKING BLUE as Europe’s first ‘narco-sub’ is discovered at San Roque warehouse in Spain’s Andalucia region

EUROPE'S first 'home-built' narco-submarine has been seized by the Policia Nacional from a San Roque warehouse in southern Andalucia. Officers stumbled on the nine-metre-long craft...

Disabled man asked for ‘new look’ with levels of tests and punishments before being tortured in Spain’s Mallorca

Investigators say the victim, who has an intellectual disability, had asked on his social media account for a new look to which he would pay someone up to €3,000 for

BUSTED: Police in Spain arrest 46 involved in huge trafficking gang importing drugs from Morocco

A NETWORK of warehouses from Gibraltar to Barcelona have been raided, revealing a large scale and ‘perfectly-structured’ drug trafficking operation led by a man...

JIHADIST RECRUITERS in Spain’s Murcia cajoled fellow prisoners to join extremist terror groups

THREE prisoners who tried to get fellow inmates in a Murcia jail to join the Daesh/Islamic State terror group have been arrested by the...

Disturbing new details in Malaga’s ‘El Melillero’ case revealed

POLICE have revealed fresh evidence in the 'El Melillero' acid attack case that point to deep psychological issues towards women. José Arcadio D. N,...

IN PICS: Illegal TV app showing Premier League football with 100 million users taken down after raids in Spain...

AN ILLEGAL TV app that was streaming European football, other TV channels and videos has been taken down in Spain. Policia Nacional and Europol dismantled...

Valencia man gets nine years for raping teenage daughters in family home

The convicted rapist admitted to sexually assaulting his two daughters when they were 12 and 13 years old

Man rushed to hospital with snake bite found to have 45 fatal and illegal reptiles hidden at home

COPS in Toldeo uncovered a hoard of illegal snakes inside the home of a 31-year-old man after he was rushed to hospital with a...

Nurse killed in ‘horrible and incomprehensible’ stabbing while working at Prince of Asturias Hospital in Madrid

TRIBUTES have been paid to a nurse who was slashed in the throat and killed while working on at a hospital on Madrid in on...

German YouTuber banned from entering Spain after secretly recording up skirt of schoolgirl in Mallorca

The German man, aged 52, admitted in court via videoconference to filming up the skirt of a 14-year-old girl in Palma

One woman and two men arrested in connection with spate of armed robberies at casinos across Spain’s Costa del...

THREE members of one of the country's most prolific burglary gangs have been arrested during a major police operation in the Costa del Sol.  The...

More than 2,000 girls – including more than 300 from Spain – tricked by Huelva paedophile into sending sexual...

MORE than 2000 children - including hundreds from across Spain - are believed to have been tricked sending sexual images to a paedophile in...

Seven arrested in Spain’s Mallorca for kidnapping and torturing disabled person over two days

Not only were his toes sewn together, but he was forced to swallow glue, burnt and had shapes of penises tattooed on his face

Man arrested in Spain’s Mijas for hanging his dog from a pergola as punishment after it ‘destroyed plants’

A MAN has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in Costa del Sol’s Mijas for an alleged crime of animal abuse. An investigation was launched...

Three kilos of cocaine seized in drugs bust in Spain’s Mallorca

Investigators say this was an important bust as the cocaine was of very high purity

Holland’s most wanted fugitive arrested with international terrorist after ‘upmarket’ drugs bust in Spain’s Valencia

SPAIN’S biggest haul of ‘pink cocaine’ was seized and Holland’s most wanted man was arrested after a joint operation between Guardia Civil and the...

Man arrested after forcing wife into prostitution in Spain’s Mallorca

The man is accused of threatening his wife in order for her to prostitute herself

Man fighting for his life after being stabbed in neck and back by flatmate in Spain’s Mallorca

Wounded and bleeding profusely, the victim fled from his apartment and into a nearby supermarket where he asked for help

European countries must support the actions of CAR’s legitimately elected President Touadera

The mineral-rich nation faces an increasingly dire humanitarian crisis, with some 200,000 people fleeing their homes in less than two months, according to the...

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