The Sharjah Misdemeanours court deferred to Nov.20 the case of an Arab charged with beating up his wife and her elderly mother when the mother attempted to defend the daughter, after family disputes.
A taxi driver who dragged a passenger down onto the street and sped away with gifts she was taking to her kids abroad has won a reduced punishment. The Asian defendant, 30, stole three children’s bags, a backpack and a handbag containing sweets,
Two men who summoned a trader for a phone deal and mugged him inside a building’s stairway will spend three years in jail. The Asian dyer, 37, and an unemployed countryman, 45, with the help of fugitive cohorts
Two men suspected to have taken part in battering and robbing a labourer at a Dubai street have won a second acquittal at the Dubai Appeals Court.
A watchman connived with a countryman to rob scaffolds from his employer’s construction site over unpaid wages.
Milat, 74, was serving seven consecutive life sentences after being convicted in 1996 of killing two Britons, three Germans and two Australians in a case that made grim headlines around the world.
A woman implicated in robbing a trader of his capital inside a brothel in Dubai has seen a $8,800 fine added to her original punishment.
The suspect initially denied the incident upon arrest and interrogation, but the victim identified him.
The police found 28 dirhams on him, about 90 bottles of whiskey and more than 100 bottles of beer in 20 boxes.