The defendant will be deported after jail term.
Mohammed Barakat, Staff Reporter
The Sharjah Criminal Court adjourned a case in which four Asians were accused of damaging and selling a vehicle to April 29 so that the first defendant would be summoned and a list of civil claims would be submitted by the company.
According to the official records, the defendants had rented a 4WD vehicle from a rent-a-car company and disrupted its tracking device before they sold it to another person. Later, the vehicle owner notified the police that a car belonging to his company had been stolen.
The defendants denied the charge levelled to them by the court saying that they did not know how to disable a tracking device and were not aware that the car had been sold.
The court heard the testimony of the company manager who confirmed that a formal contract had been made with the defendants for renting a Lexus Station from his company. He added that three days after the defendants were absent, he called the police and told them that the car had been missing.
Ehab Atta reported that The Dubai Criminal Court on Monday sentenced an Asian, 33, to three months in jail with stay of execution to be followed by deportation on charges of accessing and disabling 15 websites of his company’s customers after his company had deducted Dhs4,000 from his salary. The company owner filed a complaint with the Dubai Public Prosecution against the defendant, who worked as a computer programmer responsible for the websites supervised by the company operating in the field of media and hosting websites.
Earlier, the defendant notified the victim and the company management that he wanted to quit but the company management told him that he would have to pay first Dhs120,000, this being the losses to be incurred by quitting work before the contract between them expired.
The defendant agreed to this condition and Dhs4,000 was deducted against two months at the rate of Dhs2,000 every month. Later, he stopped working and told the company that he resigned. He also sent a letter to a witness of the company’s staff in which he said he wanted to recover the amount that the company had already deducted.
After 10 days from the defendant’s resignation, the victim was surprised that the websites of the company’s customers that were supervised by the defendant were disabled. While customers filed complaints against the company, the defendant was found to have deliberately disabled those websites to take revenge from his company, which deducted part of his salary.
An unemployed African woman, 34, lured an Asian man, 33, with her accomplices and stole Dhs60,000 from his possession.
An Asian man, 48, sought the help of two policemen who he knew very well to arrest the son of his partner, 24, and force him to sign a promissory note for Dhs132,000 in financial obligations to be paid by his partner.
A trespasser insulted police officers and bragged about being an American, the Dubai Criminal Court heard on Monday.
The Ministry of Community Development participated in the 13th Edition of Souq Okaz at Al Taif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as part of the UAE pavilion being supervised by the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development, in cooperation with the UAE Embassy at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The exhibition continues till 31st August.
The long hard slog of study and revision, followed by nail-biting anticipation, is over for the current cohort of students across the UAE as its schools have recorded another successful year of IGCSE and GCSE results after a round of challenging examinations.
In a beautiful gesture, the Dubai Police’s Esaad Card Committee has gifted a Saudi child, Zayed, who was born in the Emirate of Sharjah, a special edition of the discount card.
Members of administrative, teaching and technical staffs of the state schools will start duty on Sunday (August 25). While students will begin the new school year (2019-2020) in all the public schools, as well as the private schools, kindergartens and adult education that follow the Ministry of Education’s curricula next week (September 1).