Nineteen drug traffickers arrested

Nineteen people have been arrested in connection with the transportation of hashish from Morocco to Spain using helicopters flying at low level.

Police recover drugs hurled overboard during pursuit

Guardia Civil officers have recovered 150 kilos of hashish thrown overboard from a motorboat which was being pursued by a Coast Guard vessel in the mouth of the river Palmones in Los Barrios, Cádiz.

Eleven arrested in cocaine bust

Eleven people have been arrested for allegedly introducing 510 kilos of cocaine into Spain from Colombia.

Two dead after drug-laden helicopter crashes

The two occupants of a helicopter, which was carrying around one ton of hashish, died in the early hours of Tuesday morning when the craft hit an electricity pylon in Cortes de la Frontera.

Arrests throughout Spain in drugs bust

The National Police have broken up a Moroccan organisation involved in distributing significant quantities of drugs throughout Europe, with arrests taking place in Madrid, Granada, Burgos, Algeciras (Cádiz), Guadalajara, Barcelona, Córdoba, Ceuta and Málaga.

Drugs haul in San Roque

Guardia Civil officers have seized 630 kilos of hashish being transported by car in San Roque, Cádiz province.

Body of smuggler washed ashore at Chiclana

Police in Chiclana have found the body of a man on the beach, apparently related to a drugs cache of 2,000 kilos of hashish being transported in three dinghies which capsized in bad weather on Friday.

Drugs discovered in concrete mixer

Collaboration between the Portuguese and Spanish authorities has led to the seizure of a concrete mixer lorry containing 2.1 tones of hashish.