Police arrests 205 for crimes reported in Al Khoudh

February 26, 2017

The Directorate General of Inquiries and Criminal Investigations in the ROP has arrested 205 people of different nationalities on various charges.

The arrested also included a number of women. An official stated that the arrests were made on the basis of complaints received by the Al Khoudh Police Station regarding vandalism, thefts, looting, fraud and other crimes between December 2016 and January 2017.

The official added that the suspects have been referred to the Public Prosecution for further investigations and legal action has been initiated against the arrested.

ROP has advised all citizens and residents to cooperate with it and inform the nearest police station or call 9999/1444 of any crime that they come across immediately to ensure the safety of their lives and properties.