Thursday , December 14 2017

Crime

Asian kills self – 15 expats nabbed for violating residency law

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: An Asian expatriate hanged himself with a piece of cloth at an under-construction building in Sharq area. A team of securitymen accompanied paramedics to the scene after the Operations Room of the Interior Ministry received information about the incident, and the remains were taken to Forensics …

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Kuwaiti man ‘acquitted’ of swindling compatriot

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: The Misdemeanor Court, presided over by Judge Sulaiman Al-Mudhiyan, acquitted a male citizen of swindling his female compatriot to the tune of KD 29,000. Details of the case revealed that the complainant got to know about the accused in 2012 who introduced himself to her as …

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Hot chase nabs Bedoun with 10,000 drug pills

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: A Bedoun youth was arrested in a hot chase by patrolmen of the northern borders in possession of 10 thousand narcotic pills. The pursuit, which started from Abdali Motorway, ended in Jahra area where security operatives managed to arrest him. Security sources said the youth declined …

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Death of Egyptian expat probed

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: Officers from the Hawalli Security Directorate have opened an intensive investigation to determine the cause of death of an Egyptian expatriate whose remains were found inside his flat in Maidan Hawalli with traces of blood on the floor. Brother of the deceased person had notified the …

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Airport immigration seizes 118 wanted persons, 11 in forgeries

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 9: General Department of Public Relations and Media Security of Ministry of Interior disclosed that the Department of Traffic Regulation at Kuwait International Airport carried out 2,244 security missions last month, in line with efforts exerted by the General Directorate of Airport Security to organize the traffic …

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European running gambling den

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 9: A European expatriate was arrested for running a gambling business inside his apartment, reports Al-Shahed daily. Acting upon intensive investigations and after taking legal procedures, detectives from the Criminal Investigations Department raided the apartment and arrested the suspect in possession of gambling tools, large sums of money …

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Couple gets 4-year jail for torturing Filipina maid with electrical iron, a metal bar and electrical cable

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 9: The Court of Appeals overturned the verdict issued by the Criminal Court which acquitted a Kuwaiti citizen and his wife who were accused of torturing their Filipina maid. The court instead sentenced the couple to four-year imprisonment each with hard labor. According to the case file, …

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Filipina, Lankan maids die in fire – Souk Mubarakiya shop ablaze

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 9: Two women — a Filipina and a Sri Lankan — died in a fire that engulfed the house of a Kuwaiti citizen in Adan area. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the house on fire, firefighters rushed …

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Municipality issues 26 citations for various ‘faults’ to shops in Hawally

Farwaniya municipality team demolishes 14 illegal structures KUWAIT CITY, Aug 8: Kuwait Municipality issued 26 citations for various violations uncovered in shops and restaurants in Hawally Governorate, inspected four houses for installation of electricity meters and removed 49 advertisement boards in Ahmadi Governorate. In a press statement, the Public Relations …

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Two nabbed as police bust African prostitution gang

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 8: A GCC national and an African pimp were arrested for running a business of flesh pleasure, reports Al-Anba daily. According to a security source, the GCC suspect recruited a 23-year-old African woman who paid $2,500 to some persons in her home country to find a job …

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