Immigrant armada

More than 300 illegal immigrants have arrived along the Spanish coast in the past few days including the first boat to arrive on the island of Mallorca so far this year.

Fireman dies in Palma

One fireman died and two others were injured while trying to extinguish a fire at a bar in calle Andreu Feliu in Palma, Mallorca.

35 arrested in marriage scam

A total of 35 have been arrested in connection with fake marriages involving Spanish and Nigerian nationals for the purpose of legalising residence status.

Honours for the two murdered Guardia Civil officers

The Prime Minister, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, this morning awarded the Cruz de Oro (Gold Cross), the highest distinction of the Guardia Civil, to the two officers killed yesterday in the bomb attack in Palmanova, Calvià.

Search for the bombers

The State Security Forces are looking for two people in connection with the killing of two Guardia Civil officers in the bomb attack yesterday in Calviá, Mallorca.

Three arrested in connection with hotel collapse

Three people have been arrested in connection with the collapse of the Hotel Son Moll in Capdeera, Mallorca, in which four workers lost their lives. The three men, including the architect, have been charged with negligent homicide as a result of undertaking unlicensed and unauthorised construction work on the hotel.

Domestic fatality in Palma de Mallorca

A 31 year old man has been detained in Marratxi, Palma de Mallorca, on suspicion of killing his partner. The man reported the death to the local Guardia Civil some twelve hours after the event and suspicions were aroused after he gave two conflicting accounts of events.