Illegal immigrants being rounded up in Motril

National Police, Local Police and Guardia Civil officers have so far managed to round up seventeen North African immigrants, including several children, who managed to slip ashore in Calahonda, Motril, Granada province.

Wife-beater expelled from Spain

The Criminal Court Number One in Motril has ordered the expulsion from Spain for a period of ten yeas of a Moroccan national who was convicted of violent abuse against his wife.

300 kilo drug haul in Motril

A joint operation by the Customs Service and the National Police has resulted in the seizure of over 300 kilos of hashish in the port of Motril.

Body found off the Granada coast

Marine Rescue and Guardia Civil patrols have located the body of one of a possible seven people missing from a boat carrying illegal immigrants which was intercepted on Thursday morning off the Granada coast.

40 sub-Saharans intercepted off the Granada coast

Forty sub-Saharan immigrants, including two women, were intercepted on Tuesday about 35 miles south of Motril, Granada by the Marine Rescue ship ‘Salvamar Hamal’. All the passengers were said to be in good physical condition.