Crime

Drug dealer attacks cop with cleaver

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 11: An officer from the Drug Control General Department (DCGD) sustained injuries when a drug dealer struck him with a cleaver while being arrested in Sabah Al Salem area in possession of one kilogram of methamphetamine (locally known as Shabu). According to security sources, two officers from …

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‘Wanted to see girlfriend, women dance’ – Boys caught entering ladies hall

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 11: According to instructions given by general director of Al-Jahra Security Directorate Major-General Ali Mahdi, three young Kuwaitis have been referred to Juveniles Prosecution for disguising as women and entering women’s wedding hall, reports Al-Anba daily. According to the narration of complainant, the youths were wearing Niqab, …

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Four arrested for harassing girls in Jahra mall

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 11: Personnel from the Jahra Security Directorate have arrested four Kuwaitis for following, molesting and harassing young women in a shopping mall in Jahra, reports Al-Rai daily. The arrest came after several victims complained to the Operations Room of the Ministry of Interior. Meanwhile, the Fahaheel police …

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2 Kuwaitis acquitted, expat gets 15 years for drugs

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 10: The Misdemeanor Court of First Instance refrained from pronouncing penalty against two Kuwaiti citizens who were caught in possession of heroin and “Avion” for consumption. However, their expatriate friend has been sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by deportation for possessing “Avion” with the intention …

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Losses in mismanaged demolition

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 10: Investigations have been launched over the mismanaged demolition of a building which resulted in the damage of several nearby vehicles and sheds, and caused panic among the bystanders particularly children. A video clip of the demolition went viral on social media recently. When the Operations Room …

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Sending drugs in jail by drone

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: Detective officers apprehended a citizen for smuggling narcotics to his brother in the Central Jail using a drone. Apparently, the officers received a tip-off on the activities of a citizen who allegedly managed to smuggle huge quantities of illicit drugs to his brother currently serving a …

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Crackdown against driving ‘buggies’ on streets begins – Female Egyptian pharmacist selling stolen medicines caught

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Fahad Al-Shuwai declared that traffic campaigns against riding buggies (All- Terrain Vehicles) on main roads, residential areas, highways and beaches have been launched from Wednesday, Nov 9, reports Al-Seyassah daily. He said the campaigns …

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Judge renews detention of DAESH suspect – 5-year-jail for causing disability

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: The Detention Renewal Judge ordered the extension in custody of an Egyptian DAESH member to 15 days. The suspect is accused of planning terrorist operations with the aim of killing some Americans in Kuwait. It is noteworthy the suspect identified as A.S targeted five Americans and …

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African expat perishes in Mahboula fire – 6 women hurt in lift mishap

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: An African expatriate died due to smoke inhalation when fire engulfed a building in Mahboula area. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the building on fire, a firefighting team was dispatched to the location. They evacuated the …

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Six sports cars seized, drivers held in Ahmadi crackdown – 1,860 citations issued, 26 cars impounded at airport

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: Ahmadi securitymen led by Ahmadi Security Director Brigadier Abdullah Safa launched an extensive campaign on reckless drivers in Ali Sabah Al-Salem area during which they seized six sports cars and arrested the drivers. According to security sources, Ahmadi securitymen launched the campaign after receiving information about …

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