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January 22, 2016 at 06:48

Fake detectives arrested

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Kuwait: Criminal detectives arrested two expats who committed several thefts and robberies, and posed as detectives. The total amount of their thefts is KD 46,500 along with 17 mobile phones.

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January 20, 2016 at 14:20

Kuwait deports two men for cutting off plants

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Kuwait: Two people were arrested by environmental police yesterday for cutting grass and plants on Sixth Ring Road, and were deported, the Ministry of Interior’s public relations and security information department said.

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January 18, 2016 at 06:20

Seventeen expats arrested for gambling

Seventeen expats arrested for gambling
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Kuwait: Residency affairs detectives arrested 17 expatriates while gambling and betting. Detectives received information about several expats engaged in this criminal act, so the place was put under surveillance and after making sure about their activities, a team was formed to arrest them. The 17 were arrested with cash, money transfers, account records and gambling cards. All 17 confessed to the charges, and it was found out that an Asian man was running the place. All were sent to concerned authorities.

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January 15, 2016 at 19:05

Filipino arrested for selling babies

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Kuwait: In a strange human trafficking case, a Filipina was recently arrested in Mangaf for selling newborn babies. Security sources said that all the babies were the born outside wedlock.

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January 10, 2016 at 07:10

Man arrested for smashing cars in Sharq

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Kuwait: Responding to a video circulated over social media showing a man smashing the windows of a vehicle passing by in Sharq industrial area, the Ministry of Interior’s Relations and Security Media Department explained that a police patrol was immediately dispatched to the scene and arrested the man. He was identified as a 57-year-old citizen, and was captured while behaving erratically. The department said that the man also had some illicit pills, which suggests he was under the influence of drugs at the time of the attack.

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November 30, 2015 at 00:23

Liquor factory busted in Kabd

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Kuwait: Mubarak Al-Kabeer police busted a large liquor factor in Kabd. A security source said three Asian nationals were arrested for brewing and selling the alcoholic drinks. The security source said the three were caught during the act, as policemen found 50 full barrels and 11 empty ones, in addition to 580 bottles inside their place.

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November 26, 2015 at 11:32

European national arrested for planting and selling marijuana

European national arrested for planting and selling marijuana
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Kuwait: Mubarak Al-Kabeer detectives arrested a European national who planted marijuana for sale. Detectives learned earlier that the suspect sold drugs, and when they raided his home, they found a protected plantation area and marijuana seeds. He confessed to planting and selling marijuana. He was sent to concerned authorities.

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November 11, 2015 at 11:48

Six Egyptian expats arrested in Kuwait over offensive remarks

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Kuwait: Six Egyptian expats have been arrested for posting offending remarks about Kuwait and Kuwaitis via their personal accounts on social network media, the Ministry of Interior said yesterday. Security forces have arrested Ahmad Al-Sayed Farah, Ahmad Jaber Abdulsalam, Mohammad Faraj Salim, Tariq Abdulhameed Abdulhakeem, Mohammad Obaid Al-Esharri and Abdulrahman Mohammad Ahmad, the Ministry’s Security Media Department said in a statement.

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November 11, 2015 at 10:24

Indian deportee arrested with forged passport

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Kuwait: A man who was deported out of Kuwait before was arrested in Jaber Al-Ali with possession of a forged passport. The Indian man’s true identity was discovered after he was fingerprinted. He was sent to criminal detectives to find out how he reentered Kuwait, and find out if he has any accomplices.

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November 9, 2015 at 09:24

Counterfeit clothes bearing world brands confiscated in Kuwait

Counterfeit clothes bearing world brands confiscated in Kuwait
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Kuwait: Northern ports department men discovered 3 containers full of counterfeit clothes carrying world brand names. The owner was given a choice of either paying a fine and have the shipment destroyed, or be sent for prosecution.

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