Eleven sub-Saharan migrants have been intercepted as they tried to make their way across the Strait of Gibraltar in a small inflatable dinghy.
Guardia Civil officers from Algeciras intercepted a vehicle carrying 3,250 packets of contraband tobacco.
A diver has died while performing maintenance work at a power plant in Los Barrios, the second industrial fatality in Algeciras within twenty-four hours.
The authorities in Algeciras have seized 263 kilos of cocaine hidden in a shipment of goods from South America.
The National Police and Guardia Civil in Algeciras have arrested six people and seized 2,500 kilos of cocaine hidden in a container of pineapples from Costa Rica.
The central access to the port of Algeciras, the most important port in Spain, is to be named after Paco de Lucia, the most internationally well-known algericeño.
Guardia Civil officers have seized 1,650 kilos of hashish on El Chinarral beach in Algeciras, Cádiz.
The authorities in Algeciras have seized 227 kilos of cocaine hidden in a shipment of bananas in transit from Ecuador to Saudi Arabia.
A 43-year-old workman was seriously injured on Christmas Eve while working at a scrapyard in Algeciras, Cádiz province.
Six people had to be treated at the scene for smoke inhalation and an entire block in Urbanisation Carteya, in avenida Ramón Puyol, Algeciras, had to be evacuated after fire broke out in one of the dwellings.