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News Headlines Click on the links to read the full stories 17th June – Breaking news– Emergency services including helicopters are currently working to extinguish a number of fires in the Sierra Gelada Mountain.  More news when we have it.  Read more about the Mountain range HERE 16th June – Over the weekend British tabloids…
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Four arrested for thefts in Benidorm

Four arrested for thefts in Benidorm One of the thieves managed to take an expensive watch from an elderly person here in Benidorm, and was arrested a few days later in Tenerife, National Police have arrested three further people in Benidorm. In two of the cases the victims became aware of the thefts and succeeded…
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Five Arrested by National Police after robbery on local Beach

The National Police have arrested five people between the ages of 25 and 31. Agents of the National Police have dismantled in Benidorm a criminal organisation dedicated to stealing , mainly from tourists on the Beaches of the area. In the operation the five presumed members of the same group have been arrested when they finished robbing a…
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Seven arrested for illegal activities on Benidorm Beaches

Seven arrested for illegal activities on Benidorm beaches This was a joint operation by the National and Local Police who have arrested seven people of Chinese nationality for infringement of the Law on Foreigners. Original article by www.diarioinformacion.com, Translated from Spanish to English so some information my be slightly lost in translation. The operation took…
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Benidorm will have Police reinforcements for the Champions League Final

There will be reinforcement of Local and National Police, and traffic cuts in several streets of the area of Rincón de Loix during the football matches. The acting councillor for Citizen Security, Lorenzo Martínez, explained that “the police will put in special measures to cover the Europa League and Champions League finals, both of which…
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Police Investigate the Death of a British Tourist

Police arrest and detain British Tourist on Suspected Murder. Update 12th April 2019 – Detained man has been released from Prison. A British tourist arrested over the Benidorm death of Scots stag do reveller Jim Clark has been released from prison. The unnamed 33-year-old, was told he was being probed on suspicion of homicide after…
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Seven intoxicated in a fire at dawn in a hotel in Benidorm

Seven intoxicated in a fire at dawn in a hotel in Benidorm More than 240 people were evacuated due to a fire in one of the upper floors of the Flamingo Beach Resort Hotel.  Seven people have been treated for smoke inhalation and another for lower back pain. News article courtesy of Diarioinformation.com written by P. Closed, original…
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The National Police detain a man attempting to rob a bar in Benidorm

The National Police detain a man attempting to rob a bar in Benidorm The events occurred during the early hours of the morning when a call was received by the National Police (091) by a private security company that warned that there someone breaking the windows of the door to access a bar , a patrol was…
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Disruption to Roads in Benidorm

Disruption to Roads in Benidorm – due to roadworks Benidorm, a city upside down due to major roadworks. Benidorm will carry out numerous projects in the coming months that will affect many of the towns roads with plenty of traffic detours in place. Source – www.diarioinformacion.com – Please note this information has been translated from a…
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