An inebriated cleaner who bit off a quarter of a female flatmate’s tongue after she foiled his bid to kiss her was on Thursday jailed for one year.
Two unemployed men rushed out of a café to rob a female pedestrian of her smartphone. They stabbed a man for trying to stop them.
A trader suspected to have snuck inside a female neighbour’s apartment and groped her has won a second acquittal at the Dubai Appeals Court.
Creditors detained a defaulter and whipped him with a bicycle lock. They will serve six months in prison plus deportation, the Criminal Court ruled.
The Dubai Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced a Gulf businessman to three years in prison to be followed by deportation after he was convicted of forgery and fraud for selling 954,797 shares in a telecommunications company worth around Dhs11 million without the knowledge of the original shareholder. The court also acquitted two others involved in the case.
A woman attributed a ghost company to a prince and conned an American investor out of Dhs134,000 ‘transactions clearance fees.’ She will spend three years behind bars.
Four compatriot workers who wore masks and gloves to storm a Dubai company warehouse and search for valuables have convinced the Dubai Appeals Court to lessen their punishment.
A waiter posed as a national nuclear corporation engineer to swindle a credit card. He and his accomplices must serve their two-year jail term.
A German-Russian fraudster who tricked New York high society into believing she was a wealthy heiress and stealing more than $200,000 was jailed on Thursday for up to 12 years.
A man who posed as a woman to ensnare a defaulter’s brother into a kidnap trap and demand Dhs1m must serve his one-year jail term, a court upheld. The European defendant –a visitor, 36, lured the Indian victim from abroad and confined him to a hotel room in Dubai from Jun.3 to Jun.4.2018.