KUWAIT CITY, Nov 8: Although the expatriates outnumber Kuwaitis, statistics issued by the concerned authority says the Kuwaitis outnumber expatriates in the crime rate, reports Al-Shahed daily. The statistics show 10,929 crimes were committed by Kuwaitis, 2,621 by Egyptians, 1,803 by bedoun, 1,131 by Indians, the Syrians came in the fifth place with 1,006, Saudis 860, Bangladeshis 502, Sri Lankans 193, Filipinos 343, Jordanians 232 and the Pakistanis 296, the Iranians 234, Lebanese 233, Iraqis 165 and 1,580 by other nationalities. The total number of crimes committed so far this year 22,740, less 1,000 compared to last year.
Son threatens dad: A Kuwaiti has fi led a complaint with the Hawalli police accusing his son of attempting to kill him, reports Al-Rai daily. The suspect has been arrested and detained at the area police station. During interrogation, the son who used the knife to threaten his father said he got annoyed because the father refused to give him money.