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Fake Police sentence changed from life to death for raping Asian female

KUWAIT: The court of appeal recently accepted a contest filed by the public prosecution demanding changing a life time imprisonment sentence into death penalty for an unemployed citizen who impersonated…

Fake maids’ office busted

KUWAIT: Residency Affairs Department detectives arrested 11 Ethiopians on charges of running a bogus domestic helpers’ office, and using it to trade in absconding domestic workers. Investigations revealed that the…

Fugitive nabbed

KUWAIT: Officers in a police patrol spotted a car driven at high speed on Fahaheel Expressway near Mishref, so they stopped the driver, who was found wanted in a rape…

Man arrested for importing liquor

KUWAIT: Police arrested a man on charges of smuggling a container that contained alcoholic drinks in Kuwait. The arrest came after detectives monitored the cell phone number of a person…

Human trafficker arrested: Visas sold for KD 600 each

KUWAIT: Residency Affairs Department detectives arrested an Asian man who used to bring Indian workers into Kuwait under the sponsorship of citizens. The suspect completed the transactions in exchange of…

Midnight rapist story questioned; ‘Souq Al-Haramiya’ busted

Kuwait: Farwaniya prosecutor ordered a Filipina in her 40s be examined by a doctor to determine whether her claims are true. A security source said that the Filipina told Jleeb…

Police arrest fugitive, network who helped her escape travel ban

KUWAIT: Capital detectives arrested a Kuwaiti woman who is wanted on seven cases of swindling and an unpaid debt of KD 476,715 in total. The woman, identified only as ‘Athari,’…

Sexual assault

KUWAIT: The Hawally prosecutor charged two persons with indecency, and they are being sought for arrest, after a 28-year-old Egyptian woman told Jabriya police that two citizens she knows fondled…

Hunt on for new airports smuggling network member

KUWAIT: Following reports about a network that worked on allowing persons wanted for security reasons leave through the airport, investigations by criminal detectives revealed that the network’s members confessed that…

Marijuana smuggling attempt foiled; Filipina Maid dead in botched escape

KUWAIT: Customs officers at Sheikh Saad Al-Abdallah airport foiled a Sri Lankan man’s attempt to smuggle two kilograms of marijuana inside two cans of dried chili. He was sent to…

Five arrested for smuggling fugitives through airport

KUWAIT: The mere coincidence of spotting a wanted female citizen touring Europe as a tourist was recently behind discovering a serious security breach at Kuwait International Airport, and led to…

Bedoons held for assaulting policemen, security agent – Close shave for youth in road crash

KUWAIT: Two bedoons were recently arrested for assaulting four policemen, including a state security agent in Sulaibiya, said security sources. Case papers indicate that a police patrol spotted two young…