Three people have been arrested and a total of 1,500 kilos of hashish has been seized after two boats were intercepted, one near Sanlucar de Barrameda and the other in the Puerto de Chipiona, both in Cádiz province.
Guardia Civil officers from Coín have arrested four people, three Dutch and one Belgian national, on charges of crimes against the public health after a marijuana plantation was discovered in the basement of their farmhouse near Alhaurín El Grande.
The National Police have arrested 14 people involved in the smuggling of hashish from Morocco inside boxes of frozen sardines.
National Police in Málaga have arrested a 40 year-old Camaroon national wanted by the Belgian police to serve a prison sentence for cocaine trafficking.
A joint operation between the Guardia Civil and National Police in Almeria has resulted in the arrest of eleven members of a gang trafficking in drugs and smuggling immigrants into Spain and the seizure of 2.4 tones of hashish.
National Police have arrested a Moroccan national, A.H., in Fuengirola after 45 kilos of hashish were found in the back of his car. The incident occurred in calle Churruca and followed an investigation started when information was received about someone engaged in ferrying drugs throughout Málaga province.
On November 13th 2011, a gang of thieves broke into an official drugs repository and made off with, amongst other things, 120 kilos of cocaine. Now, after a long investigation, six people have so far been arrested in connection with the theft, four in Madrid and two in Málaga.
Police have arrested Diego Aranda, an IU Councillor in Almogia, on suspicion of crimes against the public health after one hundred marijuana plants were found in one of the properties he owned in calle Marcelo San Esteban.
National Police have dismantled a large scale drugs organisation run by Dutch citizens, arresting around twenty people so far and seizing 12,000 cannabis sativa plants after raids at various locations in Torremolinos, Benalmádena, Fuengirola, Mijas, Marbella and Vélez-Málaga.
Twelve people have been arrested this morning during an operation to dismantle a drugs network based in Barbate, Cádiz. Raids were carried out on premises in Barbate and neighbouring Vejer de la Frontera with the head of the network said to be one of the detainees.