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Man arrested for sexually harassing woman

KUWAIT: A man was sent to Jleeb Al-Shuyiukh police station for sexual harassment. The man had tried to run when he was approached by police, but was apprehended and taken…

Fake cop arrested in Farwaniya

KUWAIT: Police arrested an ex-convict who impersonated a detective and pretended to issue traffic tickets to drivers, as officers found a stolen police ID, handcuffs and ticket books, in addition…

Fake gold jewelry worth KD 50,000 found at Rai store

KUWAIT: Ministry of commerce and industry inspectors discovered 3.940 kg of counterfeit gold products valued at KD 50,000 ($165,000) at a jewelry store in Al- Rai. The case was later…

Court abstains passing verdict against ISIS female citizen

KUWAIT: The criminal court yesterday abstained from passing a verdict against a female citizen accused of joining the Islamic State (IS) in Sinai. The defendant, who faces charges of joining…

Kuwaiti tried to smuggle tiger cubs through Cairo airport

KUWAIT: Authorities at Cairo airport foiled an attempt by a Kuwaiti to smuggle two tiger cubs in his bag. His trip was cancelled until legal procedures are completed. The suspect…

Molester at large; 19 deported for selling goods in open yard

KUWAIT: Farwaniya detectives are looking for yet another child molester, as a Bangladeshi man told police his son was raped. He said the eight-year-old boy was lured by sweets in…

Man arrested for bribing detective

KUWAIT: Residency detectives arrested an Arab man red-handed while trying to bribe a detective. The suspect offered an employee at the department money in order to release a detained Asian…

Man confessed to father’s stab-murder

KUWAIT: Jahra police arrested a citizen who stabbed his father to death yesterday. The 45-year-old victim died at Jahra Hospital from a stab wound inflicted by his 22-year-old son. The…

Lawyer’s jail term upheld of spreading false rumors

KUWAIT: The appeals court yesterday upheld a five-years-in-jail sentence against a lawyer who was found guilty of spreading false rumors that damaged the Health Ministry’s integrity and caused public disturbance.…

600 violators arrested in October raids in Jleeb

KUWAIT: Nearly 600 people were sent to proper authorities for deportation following their arrest during police crackdowns in Jleeb Al-Shuyiukh last month, a report shows. The deportees include 38 women…

‘Tea boy’ busted for blackmailing deportees

KUWAIT: In another case, a man working in providing beverages at the deportation center was arrested for blackmailing and robbing people held there pending their deportation process. Investigations revealed that…

85 kgs expired foodstuff confiscated

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality inspector confiscated 85 kilograms of expired foodstuff during a recent crackdown on restaurants and stores in Jahra. A total of 13 tickets were also issued during the…