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‘Police cannot search vehicle unless hard evidence found’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 8: The Court of Appeals has issued a verdict which affirmed that it is permissible for securitymen to search a vehicle only if they see “a bottle of liquor for example” in the possession of the driver. This ruling reiterates the regulations to be followed by securitymen …

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Jordanian woman on family visa caught begging – Fake cops in several robberies

KUWAIT CITY, June 20: A Jordanian lady in her early 30s residing in the country on her husband’s sponsorship was arrested in Riqqa area for begging. The woman was accompanied by her teenage daughter, and security operatives referred them to concerned authorities for necessary legal action. Steps have since been …

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Syrian police impersonator held – ‘I am world champion’

A Syrian expatriate was arrested for impersonating an officer of rank ‘First Lieutenant’ from General Department for Residency Affairs (GDRA). According to a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, when the General Department for Residency Affairs received information about an individual claiming to be an officer of rank ‘First …

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Syrian and Kuwaiti youth held for robbing expats

KUWAIT CITY, April 15: The Farwaniya police have arrested two youths – a non-Kuwaiti and a Syrian – for robbing expatriates, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the arrest came after police received several complaints from passersby that two men riding on motorbikes were snatching handbags of female shoppers. The …

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‘Fake police’ steals KD 9,000 from Indian

KUWAIT CITY, March 21: Police are looking for an unidentified person for impersonating police and stealing KD 9,000 from an Indian working as a representative for a tobacco company, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the suspect showed him an ID which had a Ministry of Interior logo. The suspect …

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Fake cop nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 1: An Iraqi national dressed in military uniform and accompanied by two youths was arrested by patrolmen in Al-Rai area after he was spotted in a car dancing to loud music. The officers were on a round of the area based on instructions from Assistant Undersecretary for …

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Fake Kuwaiti cop nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22: The Jahra police have arrested a Kuwaiti for impersonating police and referred him to authorities, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily said the suspect was caught red-handed using a blue police fl asher light on his vehicle. When the police patrol car asked the man to show …

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Kuwaiti man arrested impersonating police with a knife and flasher

Kuwaiti arrested: Securitymen, who carried out a series of surprise inspection campaigns in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh recently, arrested a Kuwaiti man for impersonating police with a knife and flasher in his possession. The Kuwaiti was referred to the Criminal Investigation Department for further questioning and other legal measures. Meanwhile, seven individuals …

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Policeman head of a gang of robbers

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 11: A Saudi policeman working for the Special Forces department is believed to be the head of a gang that was busted two days ago for robbing camps in Kabd, reports Al-Rai daily. However, the daily did not say if the boss was one of those arrested. …

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109 arrested, 13 vehicles seized in security sweep; 4 police impersonators held

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 3: Capital security officers continued their security crackdowns in compliance with the instruction of Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs in the Interior Ministry Major General Abdul Fattah Al-Ali. The officers recovered a stolen car, arrested 33 expatriates who violated the Residency Law, 25 people wanted by …

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