Tag Archives: police

Securing the pedestrians

In the wake of the terrorist attack in Barcelona on 17. August, several cities have begun to set up physical barriers to protect residents and tourists from similar attacks. In…

Police cars without fuel

In Orihuela in the Alicante province, the police have not been able to refuel for a week because the municipality did not pay their fuel bills of 34,000 €. The…

Disobedient bathers fined

Now that summer is approaching, the police is increasing the patrolling of the beaches. Several municipalities have introduced strict fines for all sorts of offenses. One of the municipalities is Guardamar…

Traffic controls before Christmas

Spanish traffic authorities, DGT, are warning that the Guardia Civil in cooperation with local police forces are going to perform over 25,000 daily checks before Christmas. The campaign started yesterday…

Drinking shirtless

Stricter laws in Magaluf

An increase in the police force as well as new and stricter laws against antisocial behavior and public drinking is hopefully going to clean up Magaluf’s frayed reputation as a party destination….

tenerife tourist police

New tourist police in Tenerife

A multilingual police force consisting of 6 officers that are specifically dedicated to tourists has been created in Tenerife. The patrol speaks English, German and Russian and will be based…

Policia Nacional car

Police cars tapped by hidden microphones

Up to 30 police officers in the National Police working in three different police cars in Cartagena have been tapped. The big question is who installed the microphones and why….