Monday, December 16, 2019

WATCH: Heavily armed police storm CaixaBank and arrest ‘robber’ who had taken ‘hostages’ on Spain’s Costa del Sol

“First let the hostages go, get down to the floor, everybody get to the floor”

Man arrested after causing panic with fake bomb threat on train in Spain’s Andalucia

A MAN has been arrested after creating a fake bomb scare at a busy train station in Andalucia.  The unnamed individual caused 'panic and distress'...

Gibraltar biker wielding replica submachine gun arrested as police issue terrorism warning

A police statement added that the Rock’s terrorism threat is currently ‘substantial’, meaning that ‘an attack is a strong possibility’

Mass brawl at bar in Spain’s Sevilla forces petrified revellers to lock themselves in toilets

Ten people were involved in the mass brawl during which glasses, hookah pipes and tables were thrown across the establishment

HATE CRIME: ‘Gay man’ hospitalised after group of young men use fake dating profile to lure him to secluded...

A MAN has been hospitalised after being lured to a secluded road and violently robbed by a group of young men on the outskirts...

Missing Lisa Brown: Boyfriend Simon Corner cuts ties with his legal advisor

Simon Corner, 33, had enlisted the help of former UK most-wanted Jason Coghlan

UP IN SMOKE: Tobacco giant claims illegal cigarette sales from Gibraltar have doubled in Spain

A LEADING tobacco company claims the number of illegal cigarettes being sold in Spain, via Gibraltar, has doubled in a year. Altadis insists 30.3% of...

Expat couple in Spain arrested for €700,000 ‘fake sportswear website’ on Costa del Sol

AN expat couple have been arrested over a €700,000 internet scam on the Costa del Sol. The French duo are suspecting of selling sportswear online...

British great grandmother who claimed more than €40,000 in UK benefits while hiding villa in southern Spain avoids jail

A BRITISH great grandmother who claimed more than €40,000 in benefits in the UK while secretly renting out a Spanish villa has avoided jail.  Sally...

Children eat marijuana at Andalucia school after finding it hidden inside kinder surprise egg

THREE children have ingested marijuana after finding a bag of the drug inside a Kinder Surprise egg. Police are investigating how the drug got onto...

Former Catalan police chief to face trial over independence referendum

THE former head of the Catalan police will stand trial for his role in Catalunya’s independence referendum, the Spanish High Court has ruled. Josep Lluis...

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

IS this the hottest policeman ever? https://twitter.com/guardiacivil/status/985601149599334400   The picture, tweeted by Spain's Guardia Civil, has quickly gone viral since being shared over the weekend. The police force...

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...

Spain among biggest buyers of illegally trafficked animals

The WWF have called on the Spanish government to prioritise the issue and launched the campaign ‘Stop Species Trafficking’

Young expat starts campaign to raise awareness against balconing in Spain

A BRITISH expat has started a campaign against balconing after her friend fell and died from a hotel room earlier this year. Georgia Hague...

Brit ‘shot, kneecapped and given Glasgow Smile’ in sickening gang-related torture on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A BRITISH man has reportedly been shot, kneecapped and given a 'Glasgow Smile' in a sickening attack on the Costa del Sol.  The victim is...

WATCH: Police in Malaga seize 6,000kg cocaine hidden in bananas and recover guns and €300,000 in cash

Drug traffickers had hidden the cocaine, believed to have originated from Ecuador, underneath bananas in cardboard boxes

Mum and daughter die after being mauled by own dogs in Spain

Their husbands found them on the patio covered in bite marks

DRUG BUST: Civil servant who led multi-million euro drug empire between Spain’s Costa del Sol and Morocco one of...

The town hall worker imported 62 tonnes of hash a year to the Costa del Sol

JAIME BOND: Two arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol for 007-style PEN GUN and seven kilos of cocaine

Sean Connery’s Bond uses a similar 9mm rocket-firing pen gun in the film Never Say Never Again (1983)

‘Trial date set’ for missing Agnese Klavina four years after vanishing from Spain’s Costa del Sol

A TRIAL date has reportedly finally been set for missing Agnese Klavina.  It comes four years after the young woman disappeared from Aqwa Mist nightclub...

Two young British lads arrested over stabbing in Benidorm which left FOUR people in a ‘serious condition’

Two of the victims are believed to work for a bar popular with tourists on Calle Mallorca

WATCH: Manhunt launched after pharmacy robbed at GUNPOINT on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The footage shows the man bursting into the pharmacy before aiming the gun at the worker behind the counter

Expat killer Dave Mahon loses Supreme Court appeal over sentence for slaying brother of Amy Fitzpatrick, who vanished in...

Mahon was found guilty of manslaughter and was sentenced to seven years in prison in June 2016
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