criminal

Traffic

Almost 200 Valencian Criminal Drivers Caught in September

During the month of September, a total of 196 drivers were brought before the courts on criminal charges, the highest form of sanction available, for crimes against road safety. Of those who faced court action, 60 were for driving without Read Full Article...
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LAW TO PROTECT EMERGENCY WORKERS

With a lot of controversy over the new criminal code which would give harsher sentences to those engaged in protests or civil disputes, little has been said about one element which is designed to help those who put their lives on the line for others. ...
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BAR OWNER ARRESTED IN SAN ISIDRO

Officers from the Guardia Civil have arrested a 54 year old Spanish bar owner in San Isidro, after finding him in possession of numerous drugs. The officers had been made aware of suspected illegal activity in the bar and set about a search of the pr...
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CALLS TO RENAME TORREVIEJA SPORTS CENTRE

The Los Verdes of Torrevieja are calling for the sports city to have the name Infanta Cristina removed from the title, after the Princess was charged in a tax fraud case. Their aim is to have the centre free from any reference to an individual, simpl...
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THEATRICAL SCANDAL MAY ROCK TORREVIEJA

Spokesperson for the alternative APTCe political group in Torrevieja believes that legal proceedings against the government team in relation to overspending on the construction of the municipal theatre highlights their lack of management of the munici...
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THE PRIVILEGE OF A POLITICAL PRISONER

Questions are being raised as to why some politicians who are convicted of criminal offences still manage to maintain a privileged position, even when incarcerated for their crimes. As calls for the former President of Castellón, Carlos Fabra, ...
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ORIHUELA MAYOR RECOVERING WELL

Following on from his recent heart attack and subsequent surgery, the mayor of Orihuela, Monserrate Guillén, who has been recovering at home and away from the limelight, has started a gradual return to the public eye, first taking to Facebook to...
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ORIHUELA CRIME RATE DOWN

In the first half of 2014, crime figures in Orihuela have fell by 9.3%, above the average drop of both Alicante and Valencia. The announcement was made by regional government delegate Serafín Castellano, during a visit to the Orihuela Costa. Ca...
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CALLS FOR TORREVIEJA MAYOR TO APOLOGISE

The Izquierda Unida group of Torrevieja believes that the only way modern politicians can distance themselves from corruption, is by taking a stand and moving away from the corrupt history that has marred the city in recent years. Local spokesperson f...
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