Sunday , February 18 2018

Crime

‘Spread of narcotics cause of rise in addicts in country’ – Parents urged to keep watch over children’s activities

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 30: Kuwait has recorded an alarming rate of drug-related cases in recent years, as the General Drug Control Department in the first three months of 2017 recovered 148 kgs of hashish, 9 kgs of shabu, 3 kgs of heroin, 7 kgs of chemical, a kilogram of opium, …

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Egyptian duo held with drugs – Wanted Kuwaiti nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Two Egyptian expatriates were arrested in Farwaniya area in possession of drugs and hashish. According to security sources, Farwaniya securitymen were patrolling the area when they suspected a vehicle with two occupants and ordered the driver to pull over. They checked their details and discovered they …

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Arab man held for bringing beggars into country: report

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Officers from the Residency Security General Department at the Interior Ministry arrested an Arab man for bringing beggars into the country. Acting on a tip-off that the suspect is getting visit visas for his compatriots to enter the country and beg, the officers put him under …

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90 arrested in raids for illegals, criminals

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: In less than 48 hours, the General Security Sector arrested 90 individuals wanted by law for involvement in civil and criminal cases, in addition to those who violated laws of the country and all of them were referred to the concerned authorities. The arrests occurred in …

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35 Kuwaiti employees fined KD 500 each for forging sick leave

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The Criminal Court refrained from imposing punishment on 32 Kuwaitis employed in a petroleum company for forging medical reports which they used to apply for sick leave and for receiving their salary fraudulently. The court ordered these employees to pay fine of KD 500 each and …

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Drunk Kuwaiti duo ram police car, arrested

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Police have arrested two Kuwaitis for possessing and consuming alcohol and colliding with a police vehicle twice, reports Al-Anba daily. The suspects were reportedly riding a 4-wheel drive and ignored police request to pull over. They continued driving and hit the police vehicle twice during a …

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Prosecution’s appeal in DAESH ruling delayed

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The Court of Appeals, presided over by Judge Nasser Al-Hayd, looked into several State Security cases. In the first case, the court postponed its session until Feb 14, 2018 on the appeal filed by the Public Prosecution against the verdict of the Court of First Instance …

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Scores arrested in nationwide campaign; Deportee returns on fake passport

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27:Upon instructions issued by the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid Al- Jarrah, the Interior Ministry organized security campaigns in several areas and arrested scores of people who were wanted by law, violators of residence and labor laws and drug addicts and seized from them …

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Young man strangles pregnant wife to death; ‘drugs play role’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: A 27-year-old Kuwaiti has reportedly surrendered to the Taima Police Station in Jahra after murdering his 22-year-old pregnant wife, reports Al-Qabas daily. He reportedly went to the police station and confessed to strangling his wife to death. When police and paramedics rushed to the house, they …

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Arab expat caught with drugs in body

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: An Arab expatriate was arrested at Kuwait International Airport for attempting to smuggle drugs by hiding them inside his body. According to the Supervisor of Airport Customs and Head of Customs Media Committee Essa bin Essa, the airport customs officers suspected an Arab passenger and searched …

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