Etiqueta 'Corruption'
One of those questioned and then released, ex-commissioner Rafel Estarellas.

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Police corruption and Balearic budget: the week in the Bulletin

It was police week in The Bulletin. Police for all the wrong reasons. And the Balearic budget for 2016 was announced; it will be the highest ever.

Monitor01/11/2015 00:00

Civil servants could be caught up in Palma police corruption scandal

Police

Civil servants could be caught up in Palma police corruption scandal

It is believed that one of the arrested police officers acted as an intermediary between the town hall and another of those arrested.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/10/2015 00:00

One of the four other police officers implicated arrives at court.

Police

Detention without bail for five Palma police officers

Palma town hall announced today that the councillor for citizen security is going to assume some of the force’s responsibilities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/10/2015 00:00

Palma arrests turn the spotlight on resort police forces

Police

Palma arrests turn the spotlight on resort police forces

Balearic government admits that there is a “lack of stability” in some of the local police forces.

Humphrey Carter27/10/2015 00:00

Police

Nine serving Palma local police officers arrested

Investigators were made aware of a number of leaks in the force, so they mounted the operation a day early.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/10/2015 00:00