Local Police in Velez-Málaga to get radar vehicle

Local Police in Vélez-Málaga will soon be able to carry out speed controls using a radar equipped vehicle being provided by the DGT. The Local Police will also receive two breathaliser units for use in a campaign against drinking and driving.

On the buses

Albuñol. a municipality on the Granada coast and comprising six towns and twelve villages has a Local Police force which is unable to use its vehicles because the municipality has no money for petrol.

Three new Local Police officers for Torrox

The Mayor of Torrox, Francisco Muñoz (PSOE), has been discussing plans to restructure the organisation of the Local Police force in the municipality to improve security and public safety. The Local Police will also be augmented by three new officers, bringing the total to thirty-two.

Has someone been cheating?

The Mayor of Nerja has issued a decree suspending the selection process for four new Local Police officers after apparent irregularities were detected.

Another denuncia is archived

The Court of First Instance and Instruction Number 1 in Torrox has archived yet another denuncia against the head of the Local Police in Nerja, the fifth such dismissal of a complaint brought by SIP-AN. The judge ruled that the latest action did not relate to a criminal offence.

Disciplinary measures against police officers in Torrox

Three Torrox Local Police officers are to receive a three day suspension without pay and a further seven are to receive a written warning as a result of the mass absenteeism during the October feria celebrations which resulted in the Council having to hire a private security company to guard the police headquarters.

Upgrade for Ronda police

The Local Police in Ronda are being equipped with a pioneering new communication system in Andalucia which will see the end of the traditional walkie talkies and allow for real-time monitoring of the location of each agent.