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Spain in flames

“WE have never seen anything like this before. “We are really staggered by what we are seeing in Spain, and as forest firefighters in Castilla...

Driver detained after high-speed chase

The driver of a stolen car endangered lives while trying to escape from the Guardia Civil on the N-332 in Torrevieja, reported a spokesman...

Gang of burglars tracked down

THE GUARDIA Civil have dismantled a very active and dangerous criminal group that were burgling homes, shops and industrial warehouses in the Vega Baja...

Train creeps closer to Denia

The TRAM d’Alacant light railway service between Teulada and Gata de Gorgos reopened on Wednesday. Line nine from Benidorm has been undergoing extensive renovation over...

Operation ‘Carback’ locates stolen vehicles

National Police collaborated with Interpol in a worldwide operation to tackle the illegal trade in stolen vehicles. Police in 77 countries recovered more than 1,000...

Emergency tax announced on energy companies and banks

PM Pedro Sánchez has unveiled emergency taxes which will be levied on energy and oil companies and banks to help the country face up...

Bid to reduce ‘tragic’ drowning death toll

With 24 people already dead by drowning in the Valencia region so far this year, the regional government has launched a campaign to make...

Squatters thwarted in Jávea

Quick action by the Guardia Civil prevented a resident’s home from being squatted in Jávea by five people – several of whom were British. A...

Dating site scam shut down

A gang that allegedly made over a million euros by extorting people using dating websites has been disbanded by the Guardia Civil, with all...

Crackdown on banned pesticides

The Guardia Civil have coordinated with Europol in the fight against irregular use of pesticides to seize over 23 tonnes of produce that is...

Devastating forest fire hits Valencia

Firefighters have managed to halt the spread of the forest fire which broke out in Venta del Moro near Requena in Valencia province on...

British fugitive caught in Alicante

The suspected leader of a gang dealing cocaine across a wide area of the south of England has been arrested in Benidorm, the Guardia...

Hunt for stabbing suspect

Guardia Civil and National Police have asked for the public’s help to identify a man accused of attempted homicide in Torrevieja. They have released security...

Summer security operation launched

The Guardia Civil’s summer campaign for Alicante province – ‘Operación Verano 2022’ – was presented on Monday and will run until the end of...

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Benidorm locks-up again

To avoid residents from other regions breaking the lockdown and trying to reach holiday apartments in Benidorm this May 1 holiday weekend, local authorities...

Deep snow in Alicante province

With the north of Alicante province still on red alert for snow today (Monday), around half a metre has fallen in Banyeres de Mariola...

Brexit passport rule changes

BRITISH people travelling within the European Union should be aware passport validity rules will change after December 31 because of Brexit. During the current transition...