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Environmental crimes double

Crimes and arrests related to the environment and recorded by the PSP more than doubled from 2022 to 2023, according to a new... In News, Portugal, Environment, Crime - 02 Mar 2024, 10:02

Madeleine McCann suspect goes on trial

In News, Portugal, Crime - 16 Feb 2024, 10:05



Portuguese police detect new drug in Europe

The Judiciary Police (PJ), through its Scientific Police Laboratory, have detected for the first time in Europe a new synthetic... In News, Portugal, Crime - 07 Feb 2024, 09:05

Fines for bad parking

Cameras in at least two Porto Municipal Police vehicles, to record bad parking, are... In News, Portugal, Crime, Porto & North - 06 Feb 2024, 18:05

Police looking to access old SEF database

In News, Portugal, Crime - 05 Feb 2024, 10:03

Madeleine McCann suspect accused of kidnapping another child

In News, Portugal, Crime - 19 Jan 2024, 16:32

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From Panama, Around the World to Portugal

As I stood before the great pyramids of Giza in Egypt, tears of joy ran down my face. In all of my wildest dreams, I never could... In Portugal, North America, Lifestyle - 03 Mar 2024, 19:01

An American in Portugal - A River Runs Through It

A frequently asked question by many potential expats is, “Will I need to learn the... In Portugal, North America

When will Renfe start operations in Portugal?

The Spanish rail giant has been announcing its intention to start operations in Portugal,... In Opinion

Other Crime Articles

Portuguese 'Bonnie and Clyde' heard in court

The two Portuguese who are suspected of several violent robberies at gas stations in... In News, Portugal, Crime - 09 Jan 2024, 15:51

English language phone scam warning

Following an increase in reports of Portuguese people receiving telephone calls that... In News, Portugal, Crime - 29 Dec 2023, 14:05

Brit, who has never left the UK, to be deported to Portugal

A 28-year-old British man who has never left the UK will be deported to Portugal, due to a... In News, Portugal, Crime, Europe, United Kingdom - 28 Dec 2023, 12:05

Lisbon airport lost luggage scam

“This is not an auction! We sell lost luggage for 2 euros!”, reads a post which has... In News, Portugal, Crime, Lisbon - 24 Dec 2023, 17:05

British court freezes €670 million controlled by Isabel dos Santos

Judge Robert Bright, of a British commercial court, has decided to freeze around 580... In News, Crime, United Kingdom - 20 Dec 2023, 20:02

Massive drug gang taken down

The courts have decided to place four people in preventive detention, joining 17 more from... In News, Portugal, Crime, Algarve - 20 Dec 2023, 11:36

More police stations for the Algarve

In Algarve, Crime - 11 Dec 2023, 09:02

Police clamping down on cell phone use when driving

In News, Portugal, Crime - 07 Dec 2023, 12:02