KUWAIT CITY, Feb 27: A security officer in the Northern Border Patrol Unit sustained a broken right foot when a vehicle whose driver committed a traffic violation in Mina Abdullah hit him, so he was referred to Adan Hospital, says Al-Seyassah. According to the police report, the officer signaled for the driver to stop as he had to issue a traffic violation citation, but the driver speed off by running over the officer. However, other officers in the area nabbed the person who is said to be with the one who violated a traffic regulation. Search is underway to arrest the latter
Officer caught drunk: A police officer with the rank of lieutenant was arrested in Hawally for consuming alcohol with two bottles of imported liquor in his possession. When a team of police officers was on duty during the national celebrations, they signaled for the driver of a vehicle at a checkpoint but the latter ignored their instruction and then he attempted to escape. However, the officers on duty managed to stop him and they checked his identification documents. They found out that the driver is also a police officer with the rank of lieutenant and he happened to be intoxicated. The officers on duty searched the suspect and his car, leading to the discovery of the liquor bottles.
By Munaif Nayef/Mishal Al-Sanousi Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies