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Two injured in Molina de Segura aerosol factory fireThe blaze between Murcia and Molina de Segura was brought under control in two hoursThe Cabezo Cortado industrial.. 07/08/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Molina de SeguraLocal News and What..

Man dies in Lorca para-gliding accidentThe accident occurred in the Sierra del Pericai near Zarcilla de RamosA man who was para-gliding in the Sierra.. 07/08/2014
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South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

61 arrested in Murcia for faking car accident insurance claimsThe two fraudsters at the head of the Murcia scam falsified 400 claimsThe Policía Nacional have made.. 07/08/2014
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Artillery shell found in El Palmar homeThe 40-year-old projectile in south of Murcia was in dangerous condition when foundThe Policía Nacional.. 31/07/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Battery thieves arrested after Torre Pacheco and San Javier robberies21 irrigation system batteries were stolen from the Campo de CartagenaThe Guardia Civil have arrested three.. 30/07/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Águilas man to face charges after maltreated dogs found deadThe man left his two dogs to die in a pen in the Águilas countrysideA man has been identified by the.. 29/07/2014
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Murcia RegionAguilasLocal News and Community..

Cieza tragedy during the Almadenes descent of the River SeguraThis is the first such incident in 29 editions of the Segura descentThe 29th edition of the descent of the.. 28/07/2014
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Murcia City & Central..CiezaLocal News and What..

A hundred drunk drivers in a week across Region of Murcia4,000 checks were performed in Murcia during last week, a third of them in the Mar Menor areaThe Guardia.. 23/07/2014
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Lorry-load of hashish intercepted in Puerto LumbrerasAfter a car pursuit the driver was eventually chased down on foot near LorcaDuring a routine speed control.. 22/07/2014
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South West Murcia..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

Rustling rife in Murcia as rural crime squads recover two tons of stolen fruitRobbers arrested in El Palmar, Jumilla, La Tercia, Sangonera and AlguazasThe ROCA rural crime unit of the.. 16/07/2014
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Inspections on Dive clubs continue in the search for stolen historical artefactsUnderwater wrecks and dive clubs under vigilance throughout SpainIn an attempt to eradicate the practice.. 15/07/2014
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Illegal fireworks factory dismantled in ArchenaUnregistered fireworks business in Murcia backfires in the face of the owner5,000 items and 360 kilograms.. 14/07/2014
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Murcia City & Central..ArchenaLocal News and Community..

Increased drink driving tests this week in the Region of Murcia39 per cent of Murcia drivers killed last year were under the influenceAs part of the ongoing campaign to.. 14/07/2014
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Lorca lorry driver under the influence of cocaine40 tons of semi-articulated truck zigzagged along the A-7 near LorcaOfficers of the Guardia Civil stopped.. 14/07/2014
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South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

Two 14-year-olds detained for throwing stones at motorway drivers in MurciaThe Murcia teenagers aimed at cars on the A-7 ring-road motorwayThe ring-road motorway along the eastern.. 03/07/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Extra security for the summer in MurciaExtra forces are being drafted in for the summer, although local unions complain all year cover is inadequate.. 02/07/2014
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Five drug vendors arrested in the Region of MurciaMinor drugs operations busted in Murcia, Cieza and Las Torres de CotillasFive people have been arrested by.. 02/07/2014
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Murcia City & Central..CiezaLocal News and What..

Car stolen in the Region of Murcia found in flames in CatralThe Torre Pacheco car could have been used in various robberiesAt 1.30 on Monday morning the Policí.. 02/07/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Three young men responsible for robbery and vandalism in BullasTwo minors took part in a robbery from the main church in BullasThree young people in Bullas have been identified.. 02/07/2014
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North & North West..BullasLocal News and What..

San Javier air academy graduates involved in multi-million fraudFalse removals invoices were presented by re-located air force staff in San JavierAn internal document produced.. 30/06/2014
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Molina de Segura robbers charged with Mula pensioner muggingsThe four men were arrested in Alguazas and Las Torres de CotillasFour young men aged between 19 and 24 and.. 30/06/2014
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Twelve hashish smugglers arrested in Totana and MazarrónThe Murcia smugglers transported Moroccan drugs to France and ItalyThree bands of smugglers who were organizing.. 26/06/2014
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South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Ecuadorian detained in Lorca after driving 32 km on the wrong side of the motorwayThis is the fourth such case in the Region of Murcia so far this yearIt never ceases to amaze that the numerous.. 26/06/2014
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Twelve arrested in Ceutí and Fortuna for multiple burglaries in MurciaThe family clan was active in most of the Vega Media del Segura areaA group of twelve people involved in.. 25/06/2014
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Murcia City & Central..FortunaLocal News Murcia..

Guardia close down butcher’s in Las Torres de CotillasOwner found in breach of safety regulations in Torres de Cotillas butcher’sA butcher’s establishment.. 25/06/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Las Torres de Cotillas..Local News Murcia..

79-year-olds gagged burgled and beaten in Fuente Librilla (Mula)The Fuente Librilla couple were attacked at five in the morningA 79-year-old couple were gagged and robbed.. 24/06/2014
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

88 emergencies on the night of San Juan in the Region of Murcia118 calls were made to the emergency line as bonfires were lit throughout MurciaThe night of San Juan, which.. 24/06/2014
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Marijuana plantation busted in MurciaA thousand plants were seized from a warehouse in Era AltaThree people have been arrested by the Guardia.. 19/06/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Murcia man on trial for doctoring car mileage counterThe buyer paid for a car with 40,000 km on the clock instead of 211,000A man identified as José Antonio.. 18/06/2014
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Domestic stabbing in Dolores de PachecoA woman stabbed her partner in the neck after being attacked while she sleptA man was stabbed in the neck.. 16/06/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Drunk driver arrested in hospital following Los Alcázares accidentThe man was also found to have had his licence suspended by a Cartagena courtA man has been arrested after.. 11/06/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Lightning starts fire in MoratallaA lightning strike started the fire in the Sierra de Los Álamos in the Moratalla municipality on MondayWith.. 11/06/2014
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North & North West..MoratallaLocal news and What..

Final total of six arrested in Murcia during adulterated diesel swoopsLorca, Alhama and Torre Pacheco targeted in Guardia Civil raidsLast week the Guardia Civil was involved in.. 11/06/2014
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Murcia RegionAlhama de MurciaLocal News

At least 8 Murcians arrested in national diesel fraud operationB- and C-class diesel was being adulterated and sold as A-class all over SpainThe Guardia Civil began a series.. 05/06/2014
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Swiss gardener dies pruning palm tree in La MangaThe octogenarian was found suspended by his safety harnessAn 80-year-old Swiss man died in La Manga del Mar.. 03/06/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..La Manga (the Strip..Local news and what..

Los Alcázares butcher charged with exploiting workersConditions in the Mar Menor establishment were similar to slaveryA well-known butcher in the Mar Menor town.. 28/05/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

East European robbers arrested in MazarrónSafes, cash tills and slot machines were the preferred targets Two Albanians and a Rumanian have been.. 27/05/2014
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

14-year-old car thief detained on the motorway in Alhama de MurciaThe Rumanian minor evaded arrest all the way from Bullas to Alhama A 14-year-old Rumanian was arrested.. 27/05/2014
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North & North West..BullasLocal News and What..

Water container thieves detained in Mazarrón Mazarrón weekly Policía Local report Two men have been arrested by the Policía.. 21/05/2014
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Lithuanian drug ring busted in Los AlcázaresSeventeen arrested in Murcia, Alicante and Ciudad RealA network of drug dealers and money-launderers has.. 21/05/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Two Brits arrested as 110 kilograms of UK-bound marijuana is seized in MurciaTwo Britons and two Spaniards arrested in Ricote raidIn one of the largest swoops of its type ever made in.. 19/05/2014
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Murcia City & Central..RicoteRegion of Murcia..

Murcia man attacks wife and burns family homeThe Puente Tocinos attacker lost his temper after a minor argumentA 59-year-old man in Puente Tocinos, just.. 19/05/2014
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Murcia city launches national bicycle registerThe new register aims to reduce theft and ease recovery of stolen bikesThe Town Hall of Murcia has launched.. 14/05/2014
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Brothel-keepers videoed their clients in MurciaHidden cameras were installed in private rooms at the Murcia gentlemen’s clubA man and a woman have.. 14/05/2014
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Murcia rural crime squads make eight arrestsCrimes solved in the Río Mula area, Caravaca, Blanca and Puerto Lumbreras The special ROCA rural.. 14/05/2014
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Murcia RegionMulaRegion of Murcia..

Balsicas:Woman hit by train in serious conditionDespite the collision doctors report that her life is not in dangerA 48-year-old woman was seriously injured.. 14/05/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Off duty policeman rescues accident victimThe 50 year old driver had somehow fallen into a waterwayAn off duty policeman rescued a 50 year old man.. 09/05/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Crime figures improve in the Region of MurciaFewer cases of violent crime but more burglaries in Cartagena and LorcaThere is often a correlation between.. 08/05/2014
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Mar Menor fish and seafood seized by Guardia CivilInsufficient purchase documents and storage conditions in Mar Menor restaurantsOver 200 kilograms of fish.. 08/05/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Region of Murcia

Drug smugglers arrested in Mazarrón and TotanaHashish was transported from Morocco via Melilla to Murcia and AlmeríaFive Spaniards and one Moroccan.. 06/05/2014
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South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Insurance fraud rife in MurciaFake car insurance claims are on the up all over SpainA report just published by Spain’s insurance.. 28/04/2014
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Cartagena police seize 30 million euros worth of cocaine345 kilos of cocaine was destined for Madrid, Murcia, Valencia and AlicanteFive people have been arrested.. 25/04/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Trial by jury for Dutch volleyball murderersMurcia authorities uphold the original Molina de Segura court decisionDutch volleyball player Ingrid Visser.. 22/04/2014
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Holiday season underway: first sailor of the season runs agroundOne of the 2 people aboard received a nasty blow to the head upon impactHoliday season is upon us and already.. 12/04/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Cehegín and Calasparra copper thieves arrestedThe Bulgarian clan caused half a million euros’ worth of damages in the north-westSix Bulgarians have.. 10/04/2014
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North & North West..CalasparraLocal News and Community..

Fire in Mula rapidly extinguishedThe fire was close to the El Cigarralejo archaeological siteFire crews rapidly dealt with a small fire which.. 07/04/2014
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Gang based in Torre Pacheco carried out 35 robberiesPrivate houses and industrial premises were targeted in several municipalitiesGuardia Civil of the Regió.. 03/04/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Operation taxidermist stuffs illegal game tradePolice have detected yet more illegal taxidermy activity in TotanaGuardia Civil of the Región de Murcia.. 02/04/2014
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South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Child kidnap victims in Bolivia freed after Yecla woman fails to deliverThe children were taken to ensure their mother paid drug-smuggling debtsThe two children of a woman arrested.. 27/03/2014
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Murcia brothel suspected of money launderingThose arrested were all Chinese nationalsA brothel has been closed down in the city of Murcia by officers.. 24/03/2014
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Numbers of burglaries in Murcia are fallingJanuary figures were 30% lower than last yearThe forces of law and order have proudly confirmed that the.. 20/03/2014
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Illegal immigrants intercepted off Murcia coastline25 people were intercepted in two boats near to Calblanque in CartagenaFor the first time this year illegal.. 20/03/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Gang who robbed at least 20 houses caught in MurciaRobberies were carried out in Murcia, Alicante and MadridFive Colombian members of a group which burgled.. 20/03/2014
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Slight mishaps on Lorca senderismo walksOne walker ended up being airlifted to hospitalThe first in a series of country walks entitled “Lorca.. 18/03/2014
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South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

Livestock farmer in Calasparra faces charges50 dead pigs were found in appalling conditionsThe owner of a livestock farm in the municipality of Calasparra.. 18/03/2014
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Murcia RegionCalasparraLocal News and Community..

Huge fire in Lorca as breaker’s yard goes up in smokeThe fire may have been started by a spark from an electrical sawThe sky above La Hoya, just to the east of.. 14/03/2014
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Murcia RegionLorcaLocal News and What..

Eight arrested for theft of materials from Sierra Minera mineworkingsThe abandoned mineworkings of La Union and Cartagena have been an easy target for thievesEight people belonging.. 14/03/2014
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Murcia RegionCartagenaCartagena Local..

Guardia checking for excess of carnival spirits177 drivers were found to be over the legal limitPartly in an effort to ensure that the excesses of Carnival.. 12/03/2014
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Cehegin Mayor calls for help to combat vandalismThe Mayor reminds residents that they will end up paying for the damage out of their taxesA wave of vandalism.. 05/03/2014
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Murcia RegionCeheginLocal News and What..

Mula mugger arrestedAt least four crimes are attributable to this one individualA young man was arrested on Tuesday by the Guardia.. 05/03/2014
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Gang who attacked tourists on AP-7 service stations arrestedThe gang worked right the way along the Mediterranean coastFifteen Rumanians and one Spaniard have been arrested.. 26/02/2014
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Murcia calls in the cavalry to deal with rural crimeMounted police are a practical addition to rural policingAnd they also make cracking fertilizer for broad.. 24/02/2014
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Seven arrested after violent burglaries in North-west MurciaCalasparra was subjected to a mini crime waveSeven young Spaniards have been arrested by the Guardia Civil.. 20/02/2014
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North & North West..CalasparraLocal News and Community..

ETA terrorist arrested in Mexico believed to have been responsible for Murcia car bombingThe two arrived back in Spain within hours of their arrestIt has been confirmed over the past few days that.. 19/02/2014
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Drunk driver drove 6 kilometres the wrong way up the Mar Menor motorwayThe inebriated female driver was stopped at san Javier without incidentGuardia Civil de la Región.. 18/02/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Former Lorca councillor murdered in AlicanteThe 58 year old woman is believed to have known her assailantPolice are carrying out investigations following.. 17/02/2014
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South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

Driver caught at 226km/h on Murcia – Cartagena motorwayThis is the most spectacular speeding offence since DecemberA driver has been detained by the Guardia Civil.. 17/02/2014
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Murcia City & Central..CartagenaLocal News and Community..

307 burnt rubbish bins in Murcia last yearCraze for burning rubbish bins in Murcia cost 205,000 euros in replacements during 2013The craze for setting.. 17/02/2014
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Burglars targeted 33 holiday homes in Murcia and Alicante15 burglaries in San Pedro del Pinatar and 18 in Pilar de la HoradadaTwo men aged 22 and 27, both resident.. 13/02/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Gas fraudsters back in Murcia againOfficial Repsol concessionaries are warning against bogus operators claiming to be from RepsolGas fraudsters.. 13/02/2014
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Bulgarians caught cloning credit cards in Murcia cash pointsThe cloned cards were then used to buy goods and withdraw cash outside of MurciaTwo Bulgarians who are believed.. 12/02/2014
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Gang which targeted bars and restaurants in Murcia and Vega Baja bustedThe group were highly organized and carried out 26 different attacksA gang which is allegedly responsible.. 12/02/2014
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Boob job bully is given a ticking off by the courtsHaving paid out for a private pair, the woman didn´t want to fork out for her medicationThe 45-euro.. 13/02/2014
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Dustcloud caused death of British national on Puerto Lumbreras motorwayThe illegal activities of an agriculturalist are being blamed for the pile-upPuerto Lumbreras was yet again.. 11/02/2014
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South West Murcia..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

20 arrests in Murcia as part of nationwide gold swoop100 people have been arrested across SpainOfficers of the UDEF (Spain’s central tax and economic fraud.. 10/02/2014
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Two found dead in CartagenaAn autopsy will determine how the mother and son diedControversy surrounds the circumstances of the deaths of two people whose bodies were found this morning.. 06/02/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Los Alcazares council under fire over alleged scrapyard irregularitiesThe council maintain there is nothing to hideAn investigating committee is to be set up by the Town Hall.. 06/02/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Drug dealers arrested in Fuente ÁlamoAn abandoned house was the focal point of their operationsThe  Guardia Civil de la Región de.. 05/02/2014
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South West Murcia..Fuente AlamoLocal news and What..

Crime figures down in the Region of Murcia for 2013All types of crime fell except burglaries and drug trafficking , which both increased during 2013Crime figures.. 04/02/2014
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18 vehicle pile up near to Puerto LumbrerasEmergency services had a busy day with four accidentsTwo nasty accidents and two which could have been unpleasant.. 28/01/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

Cehegín council employee admits to long-term theftThe man had been stealing continuously for 23 yearsA council employee in Cehegín, North-west Murcia.. 23/01/2014
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North & North West..CeheginLocal News and What..

British hit and run driver forbidden from leaving SpainThe Pilar de la Horadada resident faces charges homicide and road safety offencesThe 82-year-old Briton who.. 16/01/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Elche resident caught spending top notch forgeries in MurciaThe high quality notes were all home-madeA 48-year-old man has been arrested by the Policía Nacional.. 16/01/2014
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Hell’s Angels sentenced for San Pedro del Pinatar bar murderThe same man who fired the shot also killed a notary in TorreviejaNine members of the Hell’s Angels.. 15/01/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

British national arrested after hit and run incident kills cyclistThe man was found to be under the influence of alcohol and could now face a prison sentenceA British national.. 14/01/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Ermita of el Pasico, Torre Pacheco, to be reconsecrated after robberyThe service takes place on 18th JanuaryThe Bishop of Cartagena, José Manuel Lorca Planes, is to preside.. 16/01/2014
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South West Murcia..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Murcian transport operators implicated in fridges scamThose involved sold fridges to second hand dealers instead of taking them to waste treatment plantsFollowing.. 09/01/2014
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Creative scammers muscle in on Three Kings in MurciaSeats for the cabalgata were sold by those with no authorization to do soThe parade of the Three Kings on.. 09/01/2014
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Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

5496 tests across Murcia yielded 73 drivers over the limitThe Guardia Civil have released the results of their latest anti drink driving campaignThe traffic department.. 18/12/2013
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Million euros of hash seized by Murcia and Andalucia customsThe boat was spotted out at sea before being interceptedMurcia customs, working in collaboration with the.. 18/12/2013
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Mazarron police re-arrest serial thiefPolice are also on a major drink driving campaign this week so be alertThe Policía Local in the municipality.. 11/12/2013
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Grape rustling season underway in MurciaAlhama de Murcia police caught thieves with a ton of grapes stolen from TotanaWith table grapes hanging fat.. 10/12/2013
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Murcia RegionAlhama de MurciaLocal News

Driver caught at 205 km/h in MurciaThe maximum speed limit was 90km/hA 27-year-old Spaniard is to be charged with speeding after traffic police.. 11/12/2013
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Guardia apprehend Alhama de Murcia burglarsSeven incidents have been cleared up with these arrestsThree people responsible for seven burglaries in Alhama.. 05/12/2013
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South West Murcia..Alhama de MurciaLocal News

6 cars burnt out in MulaThe cause of the fires is unknownAt least six parked vehicles were damaged by fire in the Trascastillo area.. 05/12/2013
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Police warn of fiesta breathtests in Totana following controversy in MazarronThe breathtest campaign in Mazarrón after the Bolnuevo romería provoked a storm on the social.. 02/12/2013
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Petrol station robbers arrested in YeclaThe two men attacked first thing in the morning, beating up the station managerTwo Spanish men in their thirties.. 02/12/2013
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North & North West..YeclaLocal News and Community..

Lorca lamb thief arrested30 lambs were stolen from Ramonete and sold on in Puerto LumbrerasGuardia Civil have arrested a Lorca resident.. 28/11/2013
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Murcia RegionPuerto LumbrerasLocal News and What..

Camposol crook caught in the actResidents have been particularly concerned about the issue of burglaries since the street lights started.. 25/11/2013
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South West Murcia..CamposolCamposol and Mazarron..

Man knocked down female driver after traffic argumentFuente Álamo police have located the driver thanks to “citizen assistance”Guardia Civil.. 25/11/2013
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South West Murcia..Fuente AlamoLocal news and What..

Businesses warned about bogus waste oil collectorsThe two negotiated a fair price, loaded up the van and then shot off without paying for their oilTwo individuals.. 21/11/2013
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South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

Two arrested for killing and stealing pigs in Almería and MurciaThe pigs were killed with a club hammerTwo people aged 20 and 26 have been arrested on charges of stealing.. 20/11/2013
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South West Murcia..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

Families of murdered Mazarron residents sue the Catalan Generalitat for compensationThe families say that the murderer had been let out of prison so the Generalitat is responsible for the deathsThe.. 21/11/2013
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

First customers fined under new Murcia prostitution regulationsPolice have distributed leaflets in several languages warning about the new legislationThe new municipal.. 20/11/2013
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Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Murcia police hope to reunite stolen bicycles with their ownersIf your bicycle has gone walkabout go and have a lookMurcia police have accumulated a number of bicycles.. 15/11/2013
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Tentacles of the law hook illegal octopus poachersThree fishermen were caught harpooning octopus in San Pedro del PinatarThree fishermen were charged by the.. 14/11/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Cieza bank robbery foiledThe arrested man has also been entered in the “how not to commit a crime awards competition 2013&rdquo.. 13/11/2013
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Murcia City & Central..CiezaLocal News and What..

Serial burglars detained in La UniónThe family gang was responsible for various burglaries in the Mar Menor areaThree family members who perpetrated.. 12/11/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..La UniónLocal News and Community..

Murcia crime rate down but burglary figures riseBoth good and bad news in the Region’s crime statisticsThe number of crimes and offences reported in.. 07/11/2013
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Murcia introduces pioneering anti-theft system for copper cablingThe “Wirewatch” technology has proved 100% successful in other trial runsThe Town Hall of Murcia.. 07/11/2013
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Transport company caught using “Red diesel” in vehiclesThe cheaper diesel is almost identical to “Gasóleo A” but is cheaper, but  is only.. 07/11/2013
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Body of Torre Pacheco resident found by Cartagena speed circuitThe deceased had a plastic bag over her head when found inside a car parked by the circuitThe body of missing.. 05/11/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Man who broke into 24 cars arrested in Torre PachecoThe thief targeted cars parked in poorly lit areas or in isolated locationsGuardia Civil have arrested a.. 30/10/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Police find prostitutes allegedly undertaking prostitution in known Cartagena “club”Everyone and his donkey knows this is a club, so why the surprise?Yet again police have raided a “club.. 29/10/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Murcian driver arrested at 200 kphA second burst through a checkpoint before colliding with a police car      .. 24/10/2013
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Elderly burgled by false Catastro inspectors in CaravacaThe Town Hall appeals for vigilance to avoid further incidentsThe Town Hall of Caravaca de la Cruz has received.. 16/10/2013
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North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

9 tons of hashish resin seized off the coast of CartagenaThis is the biggest drugs haul in the Region of Murcia this yearCustoms police intercepted a fishing boat.. 16/10/2013
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Apprehension of bicycle thieves makes headlines in MurciaThis follows the theft of a bicycle belonging to a senior politician from outside the town hallWell the big.. 15/10/2013
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Improved crime figures in the Region of Murcia46% of all crimes reported were solved in the Region during 2012In the Region of Murcia there is a crime.. 15/10/2013
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Mazarron murderer convictedJorge Agustín S.R shot two people whilst on provisional prison releaseMurcia Provincial Court has sentenced Jorge Agustín SR to 34 years in prison.. 15/10/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..CamposolLocal News and Community..

Former CAM bank manager pleads guilty to stealing from his customersThe Campos del Río banker has been sentenced to 15 months in prisonA former manager of the CAM bank.. 03/10/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Driver of hit and run driver found after death on the Caravaca motorwayThe woman was run over by at least eight vehicles, the first of which was abandoned in a nearby industrial.. 03/10/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Accused in Dutch murder case testify in courtThe 5 individuals are believed to have participated in the brutal murder of Ingrid Visser and Lodewijk Severein.. 24/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Italian speedboat racer arrested in Murcia on drugs chargesThe man was wanted by Italian policeThe man has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in Murcia on charges of.. 24/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Murcia beehive theft was just an insurance scamThe beekeeper reported the theft of 148 hives from a finca in SantomeraThere’s no end to the creativity.. 14/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Knife wielding robber targeted shops in Los Alcazares and San JavierThe thief used local knowledge to attack 6 retail outlets run by womenGuardia civil have arrested one person.. 11/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Drunken taxi driver was 5 times over the legal limitPolice happened to be at the scene attending to a broken down vehicle when he arrivedA taxi driver has been.. 06/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Alhama: Drug dealers caught after smashing into local womanThe three Moroccans fled their vehicle leaving the injured woman at the roadsideThree Moroccans who were.. 04/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Alhama de MurciaLocal News

Driver caught trying to smuggle Gibraltar monkey into FranceThe driver was detained just outside MadridA car carrying an undocumented monkey belonging to a protected.. 03/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Divers confiscate 900kg of hashish concealed beneath leisure boatDrug dealers operated from a luxury apartment in SotograndeOfficers of the Guardia Civil have successfully.. 03/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Galván says revenge is motive for new charges against himThe paedophile was back in court in Spain after his accidental release from a Moroccan jailGalván.. 02/09/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Paedophile accidentally freed from Moroccan jail faces new chargesDaniel Galván was captured in Murcia and will appear in a Torrevieja court tomorrowConvicted Spanish.. 30/08/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaValencian Regional..

2 detained for stealing sections of the Murcia railway networkThe men were detained outside a scrapyard in MurciaPolice have detained two men in the Murcia municipality.. 29/08/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Biggest ever drugs haul in Puerto LumbrerasMore than 14,000 plants were discovered during a robberyThe Guardia Civil and local police in Puerto Lumbreras.. 27/08/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

Dutch murders: phone evidence provides vital informationPhone records show the three suspected murderers as all being in the location of the crime when it was committedInvestigations.. 13/08/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

2.2 million euros of fake cigarettes intercepted in Fortuna, MurciaThe cigarettes had arrived in the docks at ValenciaGuardia Civil and customs have intercepted 465.500 boxes.. 13/08/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..FortunaLocal News and Community..

Thief charged with 14 thefts in Santiago de la RiberaThe man targeted empty holiday properties in the Mar MenorA man has been arrested and charged by the Guardia.. 26/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Two arrested following spate of thefts at San Javier airportThe two Rumanian nationals used hire cars to work throughout Murcia and AlicanteThe Guardia Civil de la Regi.. 22/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaLocal News and Community..

4th person arrested in connection with Dutch murdersThe owner of the property in which the bodies were found has been detainedA fourth person has been sent to.. 18/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Police describe operation leading to arrest of Brian CharringtonOne of the ten most wanted criminals in Europe was detained in AlicantePolice have given more details about.. 17/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Autonomous Community..Valencian Regional..

Guardia pick up good looking birds in the campoCapture of this attractive species can only be carried out with explicit permission of the department of.. 17/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Wanted British criminal arrestedMark A.L  faces a 24 year old prison sentence for drug dealingA 41-year-old Briton has been arrested.. 09/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Andalucia (Autonomous..Andalucian Regional..

New online denuncias system offered by Guardia CivilThe online system helps to speed up the reporting process for victims of crimeAn electronic facility has.. 08/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

5 Romanians convicted of robberies at Murcia service stationsThe gang operated along the A-7 from Barcelona to GranadaFive people have been sent to prison by a judge.. 04/07/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

7 arrested after parts of Torre Pacheco were plunged into darknessA wave of copper cabling theft left many residents with no street lightsThe Guardia Civil de la Regió.. 28/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

18 arrested in sham marriages fraud investigationA suspiciously high number of mixed marriages were taking place in san JavierPolice have concluded another.. 27/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Judge sentences both motorbike rider and woman pushing a pram in accident caseThe judge has penalized both parties for the death of a 15 month old babyFollowing the recent police campaign.. 20/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Autonomous Community..Valencian Regional..

British national drove 23 km the wrong way up the RM-2The 69 year old was stopped by police just outside Alhama de MurciaGuardia Civil of the Región de.. 14/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Alhama de MurciaLocal News

Customs alerted police about a dubious package of grand dimensions336 less fake watches will be hassling coffee drinkers this summerThere are several symptoms of summer which.. 13/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..La UniónLocal News and Community..

Five arrested for drug dealing in Totana and Alhama de MurciaTwo separate operations were dismantledGuardia Civil have detained four men and one woman in Totana and .. 11/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Alhama de MurciaLocal News

Operation Emperador. Diamonds drag royal family into money laundering webGao Ping network spread into Tel Aviv diamond dealing districtJudge Fernando Andreu of the National High.. 11/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Victim count of false Shaolin Monk may rise furtherThe martial arts expert has been moved to another prisonPolice believe they may have a serial killer on their.. 11/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Murderous Shaolin master was no Shaolin masterThe second known victim of Juan Carlos Aguilar died todayThe Nigerian woman found gagged, bound and beaten.. 05/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Bodies of Ingrid Visser and Lodewijk Severein flown back to HollandThe three men accused of their murders appear in court on FridayThe bodies of Ingrid Visser and her partner.. 05/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Major social security fraud involved 500 fake employeesThe gang, based in Jumilla, defrauded the state of approximately 1.3 million eurosGuardia Civil have concluded.. 05/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Valencia woman sent to prison for setting fire to her daughters rapistAppeals for clemency have been denied and the woman concerned must now serve her sentenceA Valencia woman from Benejúzar (Alicante) will be sent to.. 05/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Autonomous Community..Valencian regional..

Bishop blesses Murcian church, desecrated by thievesThieves broke into the church in Los Dolores on Friday eveningThe Bishop of the Diocese of Cartagena, Jose.. 04/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Service station thieves detained on A-7 in MurciaThe gang operated along the A-7 in Librilla, Alhama de Murcia, Lorca and Puerto LumbrerasThe Guardia Civil.. 03/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..LibrillaLocal News Murcia..

Los Alcazares police catch outboard motor thiefThe engines had been stolen from boats in the Las Salinas areaThe Policía Local of Los Alcá.. 03/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Major tobacco smuggling operation goes up in smoke2.6 million packs of cigarettes were confiscated by policeA large-scale tobacco smuggling operation has been.. 03/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Los Alcázares police catch thief in the actThe man was stripping cabling out of the municipal lighting systemLos Alcázares police caught a man.. 03/06/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Impressive haul of marijuana in Mazarron, Fuente Alamo and Cieza353 plants were recoveredThe onset of warmer weather has brought a flurry of arrests in the campo as the.. 30/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Fuente AlamoLocal News South..

Calvin Klein for 2 euros? Bargain or bad buyBe warned, fake sunglasses can cause permanent damage to the eyes, particularly those of young childrenIf.. 30/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Ex-volleyball director held in prison in Dutch murder caseThe ex-director has blamed the ex-owner of the volleyball club for the double murdersCourt number 16 in Valencia.. 29/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Dutch couple were tortured, murdered and cut into piecesTheir bodies were buried in plastic bin bags in a Murcia orchardThe case of Dutch couple Ingrid Visser and.. 28/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Drunk driver kills 70 year old cyclist in San JavierThe deceased was on holiday with his wifeA drunk driver has been given a provisional prison sentence after.. 28/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Jumilla, Drunk driver covered 25km on the wrong side of the motorwayHe was finally caught after abandoning his car and fleeing on footThe Guardia Civil de la Región de.. 28/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Bodies of two missing Dutch nationals found in MurciaThe bodies exhibited evidence of violence and had been buried in the Murcia huertaThe bodies of two people.. 27/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Thieves provoked deluge of complaints from phone users who lost their connectionPhone cabling was ripped out for scrap in Murcia and AlicanteGuardia Civil of the Región de Murcia.. 16/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Sniffer dog catches Moroccan mule in SantomeraThe man had 59 pellets of hashish in a  bodywrap beneath his clothesGuardia Civil from  Murcia.. 14/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Moonlit pick your own in the Mar Menor ends with 5 detentionsThe “2 police car sandwich method” stopped half a ton of fleeing orangesThe Guardia Civil have.. 09/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

17 tons of metal stolen in Alhama de Murcia and more in MazarrónThe forces of law and order have, however, rounded up the perpetratorsThe Guardia Civil have carried out.. 09/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Alhama de MurciaLocal News

3 detained for trafficking explosives in Hellin and JumillaDetonators and explosive fuses were recovered from a hidden store in HellínPolice yesterday arrested.. 09/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Burglary statistics remain high, although violent crime has droppedPolice have increased patrols and random checks in response to the figuresThe number of burglaries with breaking.. 08/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Sniffer dog finds 1.7 kilos of hashish in Puerto LumbrerasThe drugs were found during a  random car checkGuardia Civil in Puerto Lumbreras have detained two people.. 02/05/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Puerto LumbrerasLocal News and Community..

Dozens arrested in simultaneous drug raidsA major sales network was broken up in Murcia, Madrid and AlicanteDozens of people were arrested yesterday.. 25/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Drug trafficking in Spain generates more than 15 million euros a day in profitsCocaine seizures are up, but hashish is downThe vast Spanish coastline, sitting just across the water from.. 22/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Gao Ping sent back to prison as investigations into Operación Emperador continueThe businessman was head of a criminal fraud which was so vast that police said it had "distorted the.. 17/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Gang of robbers arrested in La AljorraThe arrests came just hours before a residents march in protest at the number of robberies in the areaGuardia.. 16/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Drug dealers raided a rival operation and stole dozens of marijuana plantsIn reprisal the gang kidnapped the man they thought was the thief, who turned out to be an innocent member.. 04/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..AguilasLocal News and Community..

Thieves hired digger to remove cabling from abandoned urbanisationCabling theft in La Tercia on a large scaleCopper cabling theft continues to offer a full time challenge.. 04/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Thieves detained on the Mazarrón Country ClubPolice also rescued an elderly resident from  fire in her Mazarrón homeMazarrón police.. 02/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Mazarrón Country..Local news and community..

11 arrested for warehouse theft in Murcia and CartagenaIn every case thieves were after scrap metal and toolsMurcia Guardia Civil have arrested 11 people suspected.. 02/04/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Two murder suspects detained in MurciaThe victim was found beneath a staircase with a cord around his neckOfficers from the Policía Nacional.. 26/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Large scale arms trafficking group dismantledOne of the pistols sold by this group had been used in the double murders in Mazarrón in 2011As part of an operation known as “VELADO” (.. 26/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Thieves rip gas piping out of Murcia schoolsFiremen say a potentially "major disaster " was prevented by the strong odour of gasRobberies of.. 22/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..AlcantarillaLocal News Murcia..

Under-age criminals arrested in MurciaThe teenagers are responsible for a large volume of robberies in the Murcia pedanía.Agents of the.. 22/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Military personnel accused of submitting fake expenses claimsThis is a nationwide scam, with 150 fake claims uncovered to dateThere have been a number of high profile.. 18/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..SpainLocal News and Community..

Mazarrón drug smugglers convicted with 2,755 kilo hashish haulThe two men were arrested in January 2012Two men on trial for entering the Puerto de Mazarrón with.. 18/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Thieves accused of 57 robberies in the Mar Menor areaPolice attribute 34 robberies in La Manga Urbanisations and 23 in San Pedro del Pinatar to these 3 individualsGuardia.. 15/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Cabling theft in Beniel, San Javier , Alhama de Murcia and Cartagena this weekThieves continue to go for the easy optionsNon-violent crime against individuals has resulted in an increase.. 15/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News Mar Menor..

Four more arrested following theft of 1000kg of hashish from customs officeThe audacious thieves struck on New Years EveOver the New Year break, a great deal of copy was written about.. 12/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Explosives squad disarm Civil war bomb being stored inside Totana homePolice discovered the bomb whilst carrying out a search for illegal firearmsAgents of the Guardia Civil have.. 06/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Totana

Slippery customer for Seprona in San Pedro del PinatarThe restaurant owner was caught with a vanful of undersize octopi purchased illegallyHumans will be humans.. 02/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Caravaca de la Cruz, 2 arrested with bootful of copper cablingPolice have been stepping up patrols to combat copper theftThe Policia Local de Caravaca de la Cruz have.. 02/03/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

Mula thieves steal electrical transformer from farmersSeveral casas de campo were also robbed within the municipalityThieves have stolen the electric transformer.. 28/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Guardia detain pyromaniac responsible for Moratalla fireThe fire of 1st July burnt 6.859,49 hectares in the provinces of Albacete and Murcia.Guardia Civil in Albacete.. 27/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..MoratallaLocal news and What..

Police catch agricultural thieves in San Javier and Murcia municipality6000 euros of stolen goods were recovered and four people chargedGuardia Civil in Murcia have detained four.. 27/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

7 arrested for drug related crimes in Mazarron and AguilasPolice have dismantled 3 drug-related operations in the last few daysThe Guardia Civil de la Regió.. 26/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Mazarrón police detain drug dealers The two men arrested had a quantity of hashish ready for saleMazarrón Policía Local have confiscated.. 25/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Two arrested following 20 hostelry burglaries in the North-west of MurciaThe two men were targeting gaming machinesThe Guardia Civil of the Region of Murcia, in collaboration with.. 25/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

Thieves arrested in San Javier removing security fencing along the A-7The security fencing stops humans and animals accessing the main roadThe Guardia Civil of the Regió.. 21/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

11 arrested at Lorca cock fightThe cockerels involved had to be put down due to the severity of their injuriesGuardia Civil of the Regi&.. 20/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..LorcaLocal News and What..

Overall crime rates in Spain declined in 2012However, there was a steep increase in burglaries and theft as a result of the economic crisisCrime rates.. 18/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionSpainSpanish National..

Thieves stole 134 pigs from farms in Murcia and AlmeríaThe accused have been arrested more than 30 timesThe Guardia Civil have arrested two people, accused of stealing.. 19/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Bits of Bullas plunged into darkness by copper thievesThieves have stripped out 2.5 km of cabling from municipal lightingLast week the Servicios Municipales del.. 10/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..BullasLocal News and What..

Artichoke rustling season is underway, 5 detained in Torre PachecoPolice also recovered a quantity of lambs stolen from a finca in LorcaAgricultural theft continues to keep.. 06/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

9 arrested for forging ITV vehicle inspection certificatesThis is the second phase of a larger operationThe Guardia Civil have arrested nine people for allegedly forging.. 05/02/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Police trawl internet for exotic looking birdsThe birds had all been stolen from homes in MurciaAgents from the Policía Nacional have been busy.. 29/01/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Police gave chase as crumpled vehicle limped along the A30 with shredded tyresThe driver had suffered a collision with Murcian municipal property before fleeing the scene of the accidentGuardia.. 25/01/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Region of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

4000 packs of contraband in Mar de CristalSpain is currently losing more than a billion euros a year in lost taxation revenue through tobacco smugglingIn.. 16/01/2013
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Caravaca copper thieves apprehendedThe thieves have been targeting inactive marble producers in the North-westCopper theft continues to be a.. 11/01/2013
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

Over 200 fridges and electrical goods stolen from distribution centreA good candidate for the 2013 How not to commit a crime awards in the "Don´t get greedy category.. 09/01/2013
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Local News Murcia..

Police reduced to tears during illegal food factory raidOperación lágrimas had burly police officers reaching for their hankies.Although this is a.. 17/12/2012
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..Ceuti

Two elderly residents murdered in Santiago de la RiberaSan Javier council have declared 2 days of official mourning in the municipalitySan Javier council have declared.. 08/12/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Copper thief detained in Caravaca de la CruzThe Cehegín resident had 300 kilos in the back of the vehicle.The Policía Local of Caravaca.. 06/12/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

Drawing out money from the hole in the wall takes on a whole new meaningRobbers have hit a Cartagena jewellers twicePolice in Cartagena are investigating the theft of 600 watches.. 06/12/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Totana grape thieves caught with over 1100 kilos of grapesPolice disturbed the thieves during a moonlit grape rustling patrolGuardia Civil of the Región de.. 04/12/2012
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Thieves find a new way to pick your ownOperación Niscalo: three arrestedThieves looking for a product that’s easy to sell have changed.. 30/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..Caravaca de la Cruz..Local News and Community..

Man arrested following wave of Mar Menor boat theftsTo date he has been charged with the theft of 15 different boatsThe Guardia Civil of the Región de.. 28/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

La Unión, 20 youths accused of 150 counts of theftThe gang committed 150 thefts last summer in the La Unión municipalityThe Guardia Civil of the Regi.. 27/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..La UniónLocal News and Community..

Mula, Eagle eyed inspectors swoop on partridge fraudstersThe birds were being shipped illegally into Huelva for hunting useThere’s seemingly no end to the inventiveness.. 23/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Victim faces charges for shooting knife wielding robberThe thief was wielding what the police report calls a "knife of large dimensions"It’s a question.. 23/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..AguilasLocal News and Community..

Another inside job at La MangaSometimes it's difficult to know who can really be trustedSometimes it’s difficult to know who.. 23/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News Mar Menor..

Los Alcázares and Librilla copper thieves apprehendedPolice caught the thieves inside an industrial unit ripping cabling out of the walls.The fight against copper.. 22/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Murcian arrested for torching 7 cashpoints in city centreThe accused denies having any political interest or affiliationThe Policía Nacional have arrested.. 20/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Torre Pacheco, local drug dealer arrestedSpanish youngsters are the heaviest drug users in EuropeThe Guardia Civil of the Región de Murcia .. 20/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Trenero electrocuted in railway workshopThe 20 year old had climbed onto the roof of a train in a Renfe workshopPolice in Murcia have been engaged.. 19/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
SpainSpanish National..

Totana, stolen lottery ticket salesman caught in the actIf it's too good to be true, it's too good to be true.The season of goodwill is approaching and with.. 19/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Police dismantle Los Nietos marijuana plantationThe house contained 314 plants in various stages of cultivationGuardia Civil and  Policía Local.. 14/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..Los NietosLocal News and What..

Mula, smoking inside bars can hurt your pocket as well as your lungsPolice have been clamping down on law breakersMula police have been having a clampdown on smokers breaking.. 13/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Cartagena, thieves stole fixtures from alongside the A7It will cost 20,000 euros to replace the stolen  materials on the A-7 Cartagena Autovía.The Guardia.. 07/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

San Javier cycle chaosThe three youngsters had a disproportionately high amount of bicycles per capitaIt may sound a triviality.. 06/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Thieves plunge the Cehegín cross of Begastri into darkness.Copper thieves strike again, this time in CehegínThere’s no hiding from copper theft these days.. 05/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..CeheginLocal News and What..

Torre Pacheco, driver caught speeding at 230 in 100 Km/h zone.The driver was on the A-30 Albacete-CartagenaThe Guardia Civil in Torre Pacheco had to get their skates on.. 05/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Cieza, Ton of metal stolen from unused buildingThe 2 thieves had forced entry into the propertyThe Guardia Civil have detained two people accused of stealing.. 01/11/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..CiezaLocal News and What..

Inside job at La Manga A trusted maid had stolen the jewelleryPolice called to investigate a report of a large quantity of stolen jewellery..
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..La Manga (the Strip..Local News Mar Menor..

Totana handbag thieves arrestedThe victim required medical treatment following the robberyLocal Totana police have detained two men under.. 29/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
South West Murcia..TotanaLocal News and What..

Cehegin diesel syphoners caughtThe thieves had syphoned fuel out of several lorriesThree people have been arrested following the theft of.. 26/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..CeheginLocal News and What..

Grape rustling season underway, first haul in CiezaThe thieves from Molina de Segura had stolen 640 kilos of table grapes.It’s grape rustling season and.. 24/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
Murcia City & Central..CiezaLocal News and What..

2.8 tons of hashish intercepted in Los Belones-Los nietos and Archena marijuana arrestA busy week for police and customsPolice have had a busy couple of days clearing up drug problems. On October.. 18/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Showing off on the internet lead to downfall of graffiti enthusiastsFour people caused 300,000 euros worth of damageShowing off on the internet can sometimes lead to undesirable.. 16/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaLocal News Cartagena..

Police catch thieves stealing street light cabling, Islas Menores, Mar MenorResidents in parts of Los Belones have written 19 letters to Cartagena council after 6 months without street.. 15/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Jumilla, gunman fires on houses seeking man who owed him moneyHe left a sign outside, saying pay or dieThe normally well behaved and tranquil municipality of Jumilla has.. 04/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

18 people implicated in ITV Vehicle inspections fraud caseTo combat ITV crime, a new digital system is being launched in ITV centresIn May of last year a major scandal.. 01/10/2012
RegionTownSubject
Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Major drug and car theft clan dismanted in Mar Menor area.Police caught their trail after 7 Mercedes were stolen from a car rental company at San Javier Airport.A.. 26/09/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..CartagenaLocal News Mar Menor..

Los Urrutias, Cartagena, reja robbers arrestedThe three La Unión residents had been targeting metalwork on residential propertiesMetal rejas are.. 04/09/2012
RegionTownSubject
Cartagena & La Union..Los UrrutiasLocal News and What..

2000 packs of fake pharmacueticals seized in CiezaThe fake drugs had been imported from RussiaThe Guardia Civil in Murcia have arrested a 40 year old Russian.. 30/08/2012
RegionTownSubject
North & North West..CiezaLocal News and What..

Mar Menor, Robber swam out to sea to avoid arrestUnfortunately for the robber, the police also have speed boats at their dispòsal.The Guardia Civil.. 29/07/2012
RegionTownSubject
Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

1560 kilos of hashish resin apprehended at la Manga del Mar MenorDrug smugglers from Almeria attempted to bring in the haul via San JavierGuardia Civil based in Almeria scooped.. 25/07/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San JavierLocal News and Community..

Murcia melon mayhem as police chase thieves through the melon fields.Thieves from Alicante were caught red handed by the grower.We have all been driving down the road and seen.. 22/07/2012
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South West Murcia..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Copper cabling theft continues to plunge communities into darknessPolice in Molina de Segura have confiscated 80,000 kilos of stolen copper cablingA concerted campaign is.. 18/07/2012
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Murcia RegionMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Police arrest San Pedro del Pinatar muggersJewellery was ripped from the neck of the victim in broad daylight.The Guardia Civil have arrested two people.. 17/07/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Murcia anti-graffiti squad starting to yield resultsGraffiti continues to deface public buildings and devalue communities.The “anti-graffiti” squad.. 15/07/2012
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Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Torre Pacheco, man arrested after setting fire to house with 6 occupants insideThe accused torched the house knowing his ex-partner, new partner and four children were inside.Court number.. 15/07/2012
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South West Murcia..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

San Pedro car radio thief arrestedSan Pedro del Pinatar, the accused faces 16 charges of theftA man suspected of committing a series of robberies.. 11/07/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..San Pedro del Pinatar..Local News and Community..

Operación Alamillo, Mazarron builder arrested for social security fraudThe Mazarron builder is accused of defrauding 850,000 euros.A builder in Mazarrón has been arrested.. 09/07/2012
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Anti-drug campaign starts badly.A drugged up motorist knocked over a police officer at the checkpoint in front of the press waiting for the.. 09/07/2012
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SpainSpanish National..

Torre Pacheco, disabled driver clocked at double the speed limitTorre Pacheco,The driver held a restricted licence due to his disabilitiesA driver was apprehended last Thursday.. 09/07/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Mazarrón jewel thief arrestedPuerto de Mazarrón: Polce recovered 2000 euros worth of jewelsA 20-year-old Moroccan has been arrested.. 09/07/2012
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Motorists beware, annual drink drive campaign underway5000 breath tests will take place between 9th and 15th JulyWith the summer holidays underway and high summer.. 08/07/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Creative scammers in Jumilla target driving school vehiclesThis could be a hot candidate for the 2012 creative fraud awardsThe creativity of fraudsters is mind-boggling.. 06/07/2012
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North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Mula man arrested for driving the wrong way up the motorwayMula, needless to say the driver failed his breath testA 32-year-old man identified as J.A.C.G., resident.. 04/07/2012
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Murcia, man claimed car was stolen, when he'd actually sold it.Provincial court in Murcia upholds verdict.The Provincial High Court in Murcia has upheld the verdict passed.. 27/06/2012
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Murcia CapitalMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Cartagena, Mums arrested for using their children to steal from yacht clubThe mothers co-ordinated the robberies from the Cartagena Club de RegatasThe mothers of a 15-year-old boy.. 26/06/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaLocal News Cartagena..

Court clears banknote swindlers as they were set up by potential victim.The pair have been found not guilty as they are in fact, the victims.The two men accused of attempting to.. 26/06/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Apricot thieves apprehended with 275 kilos of fruitThis apprehension was in Jumilla.As the economic crisis intensifies, rural theft has been on the increase.. 26/06/2012
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North & North West..JumillaLocal News and Community..

Fruit and veg thugs canned their clients.Their customer service was next to none: "Sometimes people fall off fifth floor balconies.........".. 13/06/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

UFO watcher started Cartagena fire in Sierra de la MuelaThe man launched an emergency flare in order to find his friends.Police have arrested a man in relation to.. 12/06/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Cartagena, Major drug trafficking and money laundering group dismantledThe group used various businesses to launder the cash.A drug trafficking group has been broken up by the.. 12/06/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Cartagena, Sierra de la Muela fire was arsonInvestigators have found the device believed to have started the fire.The heat is on in the Region of Murcia.. 11/06/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Cartagena, Two arrested for money laundering schemeIf it's too good to be true, then it's too good to be true.Two Cameroon nationals have been arrested.. 10/06/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Spanish customs intercepted 318 million euros of fake goods during 201133% of Europeans admit to knowingly buying dodgy goods.Spanish customs officials carried out a total of 5.. 10/06/2012
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SpainSpanish National..

British man fined for operating illegal taxi servicePolice were contacted by two Spanish taxi drivers who reported the activity.A British man has been fined.. 04/06/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Los AlcázaresLocal News and Community..

Couple claimed pension of dead man for 13 yearsThey even took a "fake" pensioner to the bank with them to pick up the money.A married couple have.. 04/06/2012
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SpainSpanish National..

Forest fire started by thieves.The fire began when  thieves tried to steal an electric pylon.The second forest fire in Cartagena in.. 04/06/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Mula drug dealers were part of larger operationThe Mula family were part of a larger group of drug dealers.Details have been released following the drug.. 29/05/2012
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North & North West..MulaLocal News and What..

Gold gang caught after robberies in Mazarrón and TotanaThe Gang had stolen more than 600 pieces of JewelleryThe Policía Nacional has broken up a group of.. 29/05/2012
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South West Murcia..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Moratalla fire may have been started deliberately.A thousand metres was burnt in a difficult access rambla.A thousand metres of land in and around a rambla.. 28/05/2012
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North & North West..Moratalla

Gang stole agricultural and construction machinery.The machinery was shipped to Morocco.The Guardia Civil and Policia Nacional have dismantled a gang dedicated.. 26/05/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Mar Menor drug dealers arrested.Operation Desamparado focused on a house in Torre Pacheco.The Guardia Civil has dismantled a group which.. 23/05/2012
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Mar Menor & Cartagena..Torre PachecoLocal News and Community..

Gang carried out more than 100 burglaries.Robberies were carried out in Murcia, Alicante and Almería.Seven more members of a criminal organization.. 21/05/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Yecla, CAM employee disappears with 480,000 euros.The ex-banker is now believed to be in Venezuela.An employee of the main branch of the CAM bank in Yecla.. 14/05/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Gang robbing lorries at service stations detained.The gang operated nationwide, but were caught in Murcia.An organized gang which was stealing goods from lorries.. 13/05/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

Man detained after hold-up at Los Belones Petrol StationThe suspect has also been charged with three other petrol station hold-ups."Detenido tras atracar a.. 10/05/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Swindlers pretended to be from Extranjeria to defraud illegal immigrants.The men posed as state functionaries.Two men have been arrested in Murcia after posing as functionaries in.. 09/05/2012
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Murcia RegionMurcia CityLocal News Murcia..

Domestic burglary up by 41% in the first three months of 2012.Robbery with violence and intimidation was, however, down.Interior Ministry Crime stats, (INFRACCIONES PENALES.. 08/05/2012
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

ITV Vehice inspection head detained on suspicion of corruption.Vehicles have apparently been given the all clear without having even going to the ITV Centre.Yet another.. 08/05/2012
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Murcia City & Central..Murcia CityLocal News Murcia..

1,080 kilos of hashish in yet another drugs haul.Operation Ábaco culminated in the arrest of 2 men from CartagenaA haul of 1,080 kilos of hashish resin.. 07/05/2012
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Cartagena & La Union..CartagenaCartagena Local..

Police arrest Mazarron murdererThe man was attempting to board a ferry when police caught up with him.A 34-year-old Moroccan has been arrested.. 31/03/2012
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South West Murcia..MazarrónLocal News and Community..

Border police collaborate to stem flow of contraband between Portugal and Spain.Cigarettes and copper are two commodities which travel easily cross border.Contraband, pirates and the spoils.. 20/11/2011
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Murcia RegionRegion of MurciaRegion of Murcia..

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