Sign up
or
Sign in/Register
or
Forgot your password?
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Crime/Incidents news & information for Spain

Spaniards in Utrecht describe post-attack lock-ins
Crime/Incidents Tue, Mar 19, 2019

Spaniards in Utrecht describe post-attack lock-ins

SPANIARDS based in Utrecht have recounted their experiences of the terrorist attack, revealing that they were ordered to stay indoors under lock and key until further notice. Geology student Andrea Cuesta said sirens...

Bristol boy missing after Spanish father’s access visit
Crime/Incidents Mon, Mar 18, 2019

Bristol boy missing after Spanish father’s access visit

POLICE in Spain are working with British authorities to trace an eight-year-old boy believed to have been abducted by his father, who is originally from Puente Genil (Córdoba province). The child, Angelo Jurado...

Two Spaniards among Ethiopia air crash victims
Crime/Incidents Mon, Mar 11, 2019

Two Spaniards among Ethiopia air crash victims

AN ENGINEER from Catalunya and an aid worker from Galicia are among the victims of the Boeing 737-8 crash in Ethiopia this morning, along with seven British, five German, 18 Canadian, eight US and seven French nationals...

Spain pays tribute to Madrid train bomb victims on 15th anniversary
Crime/Incidents Mon, Mar 11, 2019

Spain pays tribute to Madrid train bomb victims on 15th...

SPAIN paused today to remember the victims of the 2004 commuter train bombing on a line heading for Madrid’s Atocha station, the self-confessed work of terror cell al-Qaeda and, to date, the worst terrorist attack in...

Diana Quer’s rapist and killer faces life imprisonment
Crime/Incidents Thu, Mar 7, 2019

Diana Quer’s rapist and killer faces life imprisonment

THE killer of Madrid sixth-former and model Diana Quer is facing jail for the rest of his life, or a minimum of 32 years if he is not considered rehabilitated. José Enrique Abuín Gey, now 44, could be sentenced to 20...

Locksmith superglued keyholes to drum up trade, police find
Crime/Incidents Wed, Feb 27, 2019

Locksmith superglued keyholes to drum up trade, police find

A TRADER’S cheeky sales tactic turned out not to be the best form of advertising – especially as it got him arrested and could mean he has to fork out thousands of euros in compensation. The locksmith, based in the...

Catalunya shutdown: General strike and mass protests
Crime/Incidents Thu, Feb 21, 2019

Catalunya shutdown: General strike and mass protests

PROTESTS in Catalunya today (Thursday) have led to major roads and city-centre routes being blocked, 37 people injured including 12 police officers, and three arrested. Pro-secession group CDR barricaded roads, and...

Spanish expat among Nairobi terror blast injured
Crime/Incidents Thu, Jan 17, 2019

Spanish expat among Nairobi terror blast injured

A SPANIARD is known to be among the injured in the attack on a luxury hotel in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi in which 22 people have been killed. Ministry of foreign affairs sources say the Spanish embassy in Nairobi is...

'Ogling neighbour' confesses to rape and murder of Huelva teacher Laura Luelmo
Crime/Incidents Wed, Dec 19, 2018

'Ogling neighbour' confesses to rape and murder of...

DEMONSRATIONS across Spain have taken place today after the body of 26-year-old high school teacher Laura Luelmo was found among the rushes not far from her home in El Campillo (Huelva province). Laura, from Zamora...

Protests after 'La Manada' victim's appeal fails
Crime/Incidents Thu, Dec 6, 2018

Protests after 'La Manada' victim's appeal fails

PROTESTS have broken out across Spain in response to a regional High Court of Justice's having confirmed a nine-year sentence for 'sexual abuse' of an 18-year-old woman and acquitted the five offenders of...

Advertisement