Ambulance Technician Arrested for Robbing Victim

An emergency ambulance technician from Lanzarote has been charged with fraud, after being caught using the credit card belonging to a deceased victim she transported following an emergency incident. The emergency occurred at the end of August, when an ambulance was called to attend a woman who was unconscious on a public street. Tragically, medical …

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Spanishvida – Spanishvida 2018-08-21 10:39:50

Although it´s not the first time this scam has appeared, the Guardia Civil is warning over the reappearance of a method used by thieves to rob innocent victims at cash machines (ATMs), nicknamed the “Lebanese Loop”. The method normally involves the thieves sticking a small bar across the money outlet slot of the cash machine. …

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Three Arrested in Torrevieja after Crime Spree

Officers from the Guardia Civil have arrested three people for being part of a criminal organisation, suspected of being responsible for up to 16 thefts from shops in less than a week. The group, who lived together in the same house in Torrevieja, targeted stores in Elche, Orihuela Costa, Sant Vicent del Raspeig and Alicante, …

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‘Hugging’ Robberies on the Increase

Police across Spain are issuing repeated warnings that there has been in increase in the number of street robberies committed through the process known as ‘hugging’. Municipal police in Pamplona were the first to issue the reminders after an elderly victim reported how a young woman approached him, pretending to know him and, whilst giving him …

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Roadside Robbers Arrested

Officers from the Guardia Civil have arrested six people believed to have been involved in a gang who would target vehicles on highways and motorways, who would damage vehicles in order to pretend to offer assistance whilst then robbing their unsuspecting Read More …

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POOP PATROL AND LOCAL NEWS

POOP PATROL
Three months ago, Xativa council started to deal with the problem of dog mess on the streets by adopting scientific process to assist in the policing of offenders. This week, the council have reported that with just one patrol per week, t…

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DAYLIGHT BANK ROBBERY

A man from A Coruña has started a two year prison sentence, after being found guilty of the crime of bank robbery this week.
The incident dates back to February when the man went to his local branch, intent on withdrawing what little money wa…

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