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Crime

Court suspends jail, acquits Kuwaiti citizen in drugs case

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22: The Court of Appeals overturned the verdict of the First Instance Court, which had earlier imposed five-year jail term and fine of KD5,000 on a citizen for the possession of narcotics. According to the arresting officer, he was patrolling in Salmiya when he spotted a car …

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Many sealed as cafe owners get 2 days to remove cabins

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 21: Kuwait Municipality has called on owners of cafés and restaurants to quickly remove all types of cabins and enclosed quarters, as it is keen on ensuring that rules and regulations concerning commercial outlets, such as restaurants, are strictly followed. The Municipality stressed that the Control and …

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US woman seeks release of daughter in Kuwait jail – Girl serving long term in drugs case

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 21: American Woman Michelle Jackson is collecting signatures to be presented to the US and Kuwaiti government seeking the release of her daughter who is serving time in Kuwaiti prisons, reports Al-Rai daily. The mother said her daughter was arrested by the Kuwaiti authorities along with her …

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Two Arab expatriates wanted in thefts nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 21: Two Arab expatriates were arrested for committing a series of robberies with the use of violence and impersonation of police, whereas the total value of the stolen items, including 17 mobile phones, is estimated at KD 46,500 among other unreported incidents. The security officers received information …

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Defence worker in weapons business – Man hiding guns in farm

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 21: Plainclothes police from the Weapons Inspection Department, in two separate incidents have arrested two people — an employee of the Ministry of Defence for trading in unlicensed weapons and an unemployed person for hiding five guns and a quantity of ammunition on his farm in Wafra, …

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Hawalli & Reqqaei clampdown nets over 4,000 illegal expats

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 20: A series of extensive security campaigns were carried out Wednesday in Maidan Hawalli and Reqqaei, resulting in the arrest of 4,431 expatriates and issuance of traffic citations. In a press statement, the Public Relations and Security Media Department revealed that Interior Ministry Undersecretary Lieutenant General Sulaiman …

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Police nab Indian, two women in liquor trade

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 20: Ahmadi securitymen arrested an Indian man for trading in alcohol, says Al-Seyassah. Acting on a tip-off that the suspect is operating a local liquor factory in Sabah Al-Ahmad, Ahmadi Security Director Brigadier Abdullah Safah formed a securitymen tasked to put the suspect under surveillance. The team …

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Waiter assaulted, robbed at Jahra eatery

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 20: A 27-year old Kuwaiti citizen was arrested for attacking an Egyptian waiter of a fast food restaurant in Jahra area, attempting to steal his wallet and for stealing a fast food meal from the restaurant. According to security sources, the victim filed a case at Jahra …

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Woman vanishes with expensive watches – Indian trio try to rob compatriot

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 20: Police are looking for an unidentified woman living in Jahra for stealing seven expensive watches, reports Al-Rai daily. A security source said an Indian company representative of the shop from where the watches were stolen has filed a complaint with the Jahra Police Station. In his …

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Case against Kuwaiti accused of insulting ruler adjourned

By Jaber Al-Hamoud Al-Seyassah Staff KUWAIT CITY, Jan 20: The Criminal Court has adjourned to March 1 the State Security case filed against a Kuwaiti citizen who was accused of posting offensive comments against His Highness the Amir of Kuwait on Twitter website and was repatriated from Qatar after escaping …

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