One ton of hashish seized in Chiclana

Raids on two houses in Chiclana have resulted in the detention of three people and the seizure of over one ton of hashish. Around twenty Guardia Civil officers took part in raids on two houses in Chiclana and in addition to the hashish, they also confiscated three high-end vehicles, a pistol, cash and jewellery.

Chiclana has a new mayor

Chiclana has a new mayor following a successful censure motion brought against the incumbent, Ernesto Marín (PP). A pact between the socialist PSOE, the left-wing IU and the PSA, resulted in a 13 to 12 vote to censure the current mayor, a vote of no confidence in other words. And that means he’s out, and the PSOE’s José María Román …


A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of shop assistant Dolores Amaya Ramírez in Chiclana on February 14th.


A 25 year old woman was stabbed to death yesterday evening in a furniture store where she was working. No-one has yet been detained in connection with the incident.