Tagged: Madrid

One in Four Cyclists Test Positive for Alcohol

Startling statistics produced by the Madrid Municipal Police have revealed that during their campaigns to test for cyclists who have consumed alcohol, one in four tested positive. Since 2010, a total of 659 alcohol tests have been performed on cyclists, Read More …

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La Policía Nacional desarticula un grupo itinerante especializado en el robo con fuerza en oficinas y viviendas

Foto relacionada con la nota de prensa§ Los cinco integrantes han sido arrestados en Madrid, su base de operaciones, aunque se les imputan un total de 7 robos cometidos en la capital y también en Barcelona y Alicante
§ En los días previos al robo visitaban la vivienda u oficina objetivo disfrazados de técnicos de telefonía o de compañías de alarmas, incluso con falsos carnés de esas empresas para identificarse. Bajo el pretexto de labores de mantenimiento, aprovechaban para estudiar con detalle el tipo de alarma, la ubicación de la centralita y de la caja fuerte

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Slight Rise in Short and Long-Distance Train Ticket Prices

High-speed AVE train ticket costs for services between Alicante, Villena, and Madrid, and those across the country, plus those for general long-distance journeys have gone up by one percent, in the first rise in five years. Rail company RENFE says that only the basic price of these two types of train journey will be affected,

If Your Truck is Stolen – Report It

Although it might seem like an obvious thing to do, the road haulage sector in Spain is being reminded of the importance of reporting vehicle theft immediately to the Guardia Civil. The message is being reinforced following the Christmas terrorist Read More …

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La Policía Nacional detiene a 20 miembros de una organización de origen nigeriano que explotaba sexualmente a mujeres

Foto relacionada con la nota de prensaLa red, asentada en Italia, Nigeria y Argelia, captaba a las jóvenes en su país de origen con falsas promesas de trabajo y una vez aceptaban, las sometían a rituales de “yuyu-vudú”
 Las mujeres contraían una deuda con la organización en torno a 30.000 euros que tenían que saldar ejerciendo la prostitución en varias provincias españolas
 El dispositivo que ha concluido con la liberación de nueve víctimas, se realizó de forma simultánea en Murcia, Valencia, Bilbao, Alicante y en Madrid, donde se llevaron a cabo 12 registros

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Drought Move

Production at Torrevieja’s desalination plant is set to double from October 1st after an expected extension to Spain’s drought measures this coming Friday. Government ministers in Madrid will meet at the end of the week to continue their drought emergency plan for at least another year which will see the Torrevieja plant working at full

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Coming Soon?

Plans to upgrade the N-332 around Torrevieja into a dual-carriageway are moving closer to reality according to Torrevieja mayor, José Manuel Dolón, who says he’s had a letter from the Ministerio de Fomento (Development Ministry) in Madrid stating that the process to approve the project would start “soon”.   Dolón added that the letter recognised how

X Marks the Spot

The roads of Madrid will soon be getting a taste of the classic Japanese styling, with the installation of a diagonal zebra crossing. The city council has budgeted for the installation of the crossing at the junction of Goya and Read More …

New Vehicles Delivered

The Guardia Civil has taken delivery of more than 100 new vehicles valued at over 3 million euro. The vehicles were presented to the corps by Director General Arsenio Fernández de Mesa, at the Colegio de Guardias Jóvenes de Valdemoro Read More …