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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…

No injuries in Sabhan factory fire; 3 Asians arrested on airport

KUWAIT: A fire was reported yesterday in a furniture factory in Sabah, and it was tackled successfully by firemen from the Sabhan, Mubarak Al-Kabeer, Salmiya, Ardhiya and back up fire…

Man arrested for using late father’s POA in forgery

KUWAIT: A citizen was arrested for using a power of attorney (POA) his father gave him before his death and renewed a domestic helper’s residency, claiming his father was abroad.…

Crackdown at “Thieves market”

KUWAIT: Farwaniya police arrested the Bangladeshi leader of a vendors’ mafia at the “thieves market” in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh. The suspect used to ‘rent’ out hawking areas to vendors. Legal procedures…

Two teachers take advantage of crowd

KUWAIT: Two Egyptian teachers took advantage of crowds and came close to a female citizen and a child in clear instances of harassment, so they were arrested and ordered deported…

Policemen arrested with drugs

KUWAIT: A special forces agent dressed in full uniform was arrested for possession and abuse of drugs, resisting arrest, attempting to escape and assaulting fellow policemen. In a similar incident,…

Municipality inspects Jleeb eateries, shops

KUWAIT: The municipality’s PR department said a campaign was carried out in Jleeb, resulting in issuing 15 citations. Farwaniya governorate municipality branch manager Nasser Al-Rasheedi said the campaign was carried…

Cross dressers arrested

KUWAIT: Three Kuwaiti men face legal action after patrolmen caught them dressed up in women’s clothes and carrying purses full of makeup in Abu Fateera. Fight Two women, Kuwaiti and…

Cables thief arrested at Jamal Abdul Nasser Road

KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry’s Relations and Security Information Department said general security officers arrested an Arab man for stealing copper cables from Jamal Abdul Nasser Road. A police patrol noticed…

Front seat passenger’s seatbelt required to avoid vehicle’s impounding

KUWAIT: Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah issued a decision to amend law 81/1976, giving police the authority to impound a vehicle or motorcycle in case the…

21 Residency law violators nabbed

KUWAIT: Residency detectives carried out a raid against domestic help offices in search of residency law violators, resulting in arresting 21 violators of various nationalities. The department received tips about…

Man sold drugs from employer’s house

KUWAIT: An Indian man turned his sponsor’s house into a drug vending outlet and was arrested with the help of his employer. The sponsor became suspicious after noticing strangers visiting…