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Crime


23 hour 5 minute

Expat jailed for assaulting two police officers in Dubai

A British expatriate, accused of assaulting two on-duty police officers, was sentenced to six months in jail on Thursday by a Dubai court. Public prosecution records show the 29-year-old man became aggressive towards the two officers as they were about to take him back into the narcotics detention at Al Qusais police station. The Court of First Instance found him guilty of charges of assaulting on-duty police officers and damage of property. He was also convicted of destroying a landline telephone, a fire alarm device (damage estimated at Dh1,338) and a mobile phone of a female cop. The court ordered...
1 day 7 hour

Expat jailed for assaulting two police officers in Dubai

A British expatriate, accused of assaulting two on-duty police officers, was sentenced to six months in jail on Thursday by a Dubai court. Public prosecution records show the 29-year-old man became aggressive towards the two officers as they were about to take him back into the narcotics detention at Al Qusais police station. The Court of First Instance found him guilty of charges of assaulting on-duty police officers and damage of property. He was also convicted of destroying a landline telephone, a fire alarm device (damage estimated at Dh1,338) and a mobile phone of a female cop. The court ordered...
1 day 8 hour

Woman in UAE kills herself for lying to fiancee about being a prostitute

A man in Sharjah has been accused of the premeditated murder of his fiancee after discovering she was working as a prostitute.  The Asian man had been engaged to the woman for 3 years. On the day of the incident, she had informed him that she needed to go work part-time at a house, as per Al Khaleej report. Her roommate later informed the man that his fiancee was lying to him. She claimed the woman would go to the house, run by a mistress, to have sex with men.     He took the address and headed out to the flat...

2 day 4 hour

Maintain safety rules, KFSD warns Shuwaikh stores

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: Personnel from the Prevention Sector of the Kuwait Fire Services Directorate (KFSD) during a surprise inspection campaign inside the Shuwaikh Industrial Area have warned 3 stores that they will be administratively closed for not abiding by safety and fire prevention requirements, reports Al- Anba daily. The sector has given the owners of the stores 72 hours to fall in line or face closure. The Department of Public Relations and Information of the KFSD said in a statement Wednesday the prevention sector had already notified the owners of the violations and had given ample time to correct...
2 day 5 hour

Kuwaiti jailed in dud cheques case

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: The Misdemeanor Circuit of the Court of First Instance sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to three-month imprisonment with hard labor for issuing two dud cheques to a compatriot. The court ordered the referral of the case to a competent civil court. The Public Prosecution had pressed charges against the citizen who issued in bad faith to the order of the victim two dud cheques worth a total of KD 180,000 drawn on one of the banks. Lawyer Khawla Al-Hassawi, who represented the victim in court, demanded civil compensation of KD 5,001. The court gave the aforementioned ruling...
2 day 5 hour

Somali child stabbing case – Sister stabbed brother by mistake

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20:  Investigations unraveled the mystery behind the death of a Somalian in Thaher. The investigators found out that the sister of the victim was behind the murder. The sister, who was born in 1992, killed her brother by mistake. She was referred to the Public Prosecution. According to a security source, the Operations Unit in the Ministry of Interior received information about the incident. During investigation, the sister revealed that she was playing with her brother when she stabbed him with a knife by mistake. By Mishal Al-SanousiAl-Seyassah Staff and Agencies Please follow and like us:

2 day 5 hour

Mistaken identity … Syrian mother of two faces deportation for begging

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: Abu Ali, a Syrian resident of Kuwait, of age 29 years and with a clean record, was shocked after knowing his wife could get deported after a police officer, who was in search for a Jordanian woman who was caught begging in front of Jahra Hospital, had arrested his wife instead of the beggar, reports Al-Rai daily. He visited the headquarters of the daily to narrate his situation, explaining that his wife, who is seven- months pregnant, often visits a private clinic but on Aug 14, she decided to visit a gynecologist in Jahra Hospital. He...
2 day 5 hour

Man in woman’s garb flees after armed robbery at Hawally bank

 KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: An unidentified man, who was armed and clad in woman’s clothing, robbed a bank along Ibn Khaldoun Street in Hawally where he stole KD 4,500. Hawally securitymen rushed to the location after the Operations Unit in the Interior Ministry received information on the robbery. They looked into the surveillance camera recordings at the bank, which showed that the suspect entered the bank wearing ‘abaya’ and ‘niqab’. He then pointed a pistol at one of the bank officials and demanded for money, leaving the bank official with no option but to hand over the money. He...
2 day 11 hour

Man in Dubai takes over 100 videos of five women in bathroom

A man in Dubai has been accused of breaching the privacy of five women by filming them naked on Thursday. The 41-year-old Asian employee had placed a small camera with a portable charger with a memory card in the ceiling of the bathroom. He lived in a 2-bedroom flat in Naif area with a couple, the sister of the husband, and three other women. The first victim, the 32-year-old wife, said that she had entered the bathroom and was readying for her bath. She thought she saw a camera lens near the ceiling but forgot to inform the rest. The...

2 day 12 hour

Woman in court for insulting ex-husband on WhatsApp in UAE

A woman in Sharjah was accused of insulting her ex-husband on WhatsApp on Thursday. The Arab woman had sent her former husband a message telling him that he was "a bad father". She claimed that he doesn't ask after their daughter nor give her the proper attention or financial support since he married his new wife. He testified in court that his ex-wife would not stop harassing him as he had divorced her and married another woman. He claimed she would message him constantly, using their daughter as an excuse to pester him.  Her last message which said, "you are...
2 day 20 hour

Cheating husband bites, beats and divorces wife in UAE

A man in Sharjah has been accused of biting and abusing his wife on Wednesday. The Arab man admitted that he did indeed bite his wife but that he did it because he was emotionally overwhelmed. He expressed remorse and apologised for his actions, as per Emarat Al Youm report. His wife refuted his excuse, asserting that he did not do it in a fit of anger.  He abused her more than once, as in addition to biting her, he hit her with a mop and kicked her several times.  This happened when she discovered that he had been cheating...
3 day 6 hour

Customs bags KD 21,000 selling seized items

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 19: General Customs Administration held an auction at the headquarters of Finance House in Sulaibiya area for the sale of various goods including ceramics, obtaining a total of KD 20,995. Head of the Finance House and Auction Ali Al-Enezi said the management, based on rules and regulations of General Customs Administration, had made an official announcement about the auction. The time and place was published in the official gazette “Al-Kuwait Al- Yawm”. Please follow and like us: