Field investigation teams of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in Sharjah have succeeded in arresting a gang of six members from Africa who committed crimes of theft and pickpocketing in the Industrial Area and Al Wahda Street.
A quick thinking school bus driver notified the police about the fire.
This came after 21 people had filed complaints with the police station indicating that one person working for a tourist company in Al Dhaid City had deluded them that he had flight offers at the lowest and cheapest prices, but he cheated them and swindled their money.
A 65-year-old Asian national died after being rescued from drowning in the Sharjah Sea on Sunday evening after being washed away from the beach. He was taken to Al Qasimi Hospital.
The Abu Dhabi Police, in cooperation with the Sharjah Police and the Ajman Police, have seized three gangs of 25 Asians for involvement in phone scam crimes through which they were able to cheat their victims and seize their savings in fraudulent ways.
The Sharjah Police General Directorate have warned residents of the UAE against fraudulent bank messages circulated by fraudsters posing as bank employees, claiming to update personal bank information of their victims.
Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, has issued a decision promoting 241 non-commissioned officers and individuals to the ranks that follow their current ones in line with the Sharjah Police local law and its amendments. The decision included promotion of two bachelor’s degree holders to the rank of First Sergeant and five high school graduates to the rank of First Policeman.
The Sharjah Police Commander-in-Chief, Maj. Gen. Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, has honoured Alsayed Ramadan Alsayed, a photographer from Al Khaleej newspaper, in recognition of the great effort made by him in cooperation with the Sharjah Police.
In an attempt to achieve the strategic objectives of the Ministry of Interior of making the roads safer and more secure, the Sharjah Police General Directorate worked side by side with the Traffic and Patrols Department, and in collaboration with Emirates Transport to organise awareness-raising lectures in both Arabic and Urdu language on traffic safety.
A team of officers from Al Madinah Comprehensive Police Station and Community Police Department of Ajman have implemented the “You Are First” initiative, launched with the purpose of increasing awareness among workers to take necessary precautions while working outdoors and under direct sunlight.