Saturday, February 22, 2020

ALERT: US warns tourists and expats in Spain of rise in rape and sexual assault

THE US government is advising its citizens in Spain to take extra precautions against sexual assault following a steady increase in cases. The US Embassy...

Seven defendants accused of plotting Costa Blanca mayor’s murder in brothel VIP room acquitted 14 years after the crime

THIRTEEN years after the mayor of a Costa Blanca town was shot in the face and left to die in hospital the...

Billionaire who smuggled priceless Picasso out of Spain on yacht has prison sentence doubled to three years and fine...

Prosecutors on the case accused Botin of ordering the captain of his yacht to ‘hide it from authorities’ as it left the port of Valencia

‘Celebrity’ archaeologist faces five years in jail after he ‘faked’ artefacts to prove link between Egyptian and Spanish cultures

ARCHAEOLOGIST Eliseo Gil has been told he faces a lengthy prison sentence and anonymity from the archaeological community after being accused of falsifying artefacts that had the potential to ‘rewrite the history books'

US embassy in Madrid warns of ‘steady increase’ of sex attacks, telling visitors to ‘watch out’ for spiked drinks

There have been several high-profile cases of alleged sexual assault in recent years

Two dogs POISONED on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A children’s playground has been sealed to avoid risks to children

British sailor discovers £250,000 worth of Marijuana in the sea off Spain’s south coast

Sailing through the Strait of Gibraltar there are ‘always refugee boats, things like that'

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

WATCH: Human trafficking gang that imported nearly 1,000 illegal immigrants arrested in Spain’s Alicante

AN INTERNATIONAL gang of human traffickers that brought nearly 1,000 illegal immigrants to Spanish shores has been arrested. Policia...

Huge cannabis farm found in garage on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Nine people were arrested, all of Spanish nationality, while 633 marijuana plants have been seized

Violence: Woman showing signs of violence found dead in Sevilla

The authorities are asking the community to contact them with any information

REVEALED: Mini phones as small as a big toe being smuggled into prisons inside visitors’ RECTUMS across Spain’s Andalucia...

PRISON guards in Spain have warned that mini phones being smuggled into prisons are allowing criminals to continue their work behind bars.  The devices, measuring...

REVEALED: French drivers are worse than British for road crimes in Spain

FRENCH and Portuguese drivers are far worse than British, when it comes to driving offences in Spain. The country’s...

Malaga-based criminal network busted with 34 arrested in illegal immigration case

THE Policia National has detained 34 members of a criminal network allegedly involved in illegal immigration. Those arrested were...

Man appears in court for rape of woman in own home in Spain’s Andalucia

The man was taken to the courts at Prado de San Sebastian this morning at 9am

Man with almost half a kilo of hash in stomach arrested in Marbella after telling doctors he’d ‘swallowed batteries’...

The suspected drug trafficker was forced to expel the 430 grams of the illegal substance through natural means

British fugitive ‘drug trafficker’ detained in Marbella’s San Pedro after European arrest warrant issued

Police held the man in the Marbella town after pulling him over, while he was driving

WATCH: ‘Violent’ Russian fugitive carrying ‘infectious disease’ arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol after holding nurse hostage with knife

The man threatened to kill the woman with the homemade weapon, convincing her to open a door and let him escape

German man arrested for sexual assault and violence in a Costa del Sol nightclub

The victim was taken to a healthcentre for her injuries

Spanish dentist caught secretly filming receptionist undress is given three years in prison

A SPANISH dentist has been sentenced to three years in prison for secretly filming one of his workers getting changed.

FAMILY AFFAIR: Brothers arrested for stealing €18,000 of designer watches from tourists in Marbella’s Puerto Banus

A Policia Nacional probe was launched following a tip-off from a Puerto Banus bouncer to the Policia Local

Pensioner kills wife and commits suicide in Spain before granddaughter discovers bodies

This latest gender violence killing is now the sixth reported in Spain in 2020

Man found with 71 bags of drugs in stomach after killing young man in car crash on Spain’s Costa...

The drugs were discovered by an X-ray machine at the Axarquia hospital, where the 36-year-old was being treated for severe chest trauma

WATCH: Hundreds of Chihuahua and Pomeranian puppies due for sale around Spain are rescued from illegal basement kennels in...

POLICIA Nacional agents have arrested five people and rescued 270 Chihuahuas and Pomeranians bred in illegal kennels close to Madrid.

Irish terrorist captured on Spain’s Mallorca

two British agents posed as a Serbian businessman and his girlfriend on holiday

American sisters urged to declare rape accusations before a judge in Spain’s Murcia as suspects prepare to file false...

A MURCIA judge has pleaded for three American sisters to declare before a judge their claims that they were raped by three Afghan men...