A Central Asian driver managed to steal Dhs3 million in cash and jewels estimated at the same amount from his female employer in collaboration with four others after they stormed his employer’s room and threatened to kill her baby. The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced them to five years in jail to be followed by deportation. The court of Appeal upheld the ruling and fined the convicts Dhs6 million.
A court sentenced an Asian to one month in jail to be followed by deportation and fined him Dhs45,000 on charges of stealing 20 suction tubes worth Dhs45,000 from a contracting company, in which he worked as warehouse keeper.
The case dates back to last July when a project support co-ordinator at a contracting company filed a complaint in which he stated that their warehouse keeper had stolen tubes that belonged to the company.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced three people to one year in jail to be followed by deportation for two of them on charges of impersonating policemen and stealing Dhs121,000 from two Asians after entering their residence and tying them up.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced a porter to six months in jail to be followed by deportation and fined him Dhs5,000 on charges of stealing a mobile phone from a passenger’s suitcase. The ruling was upheld by the Court of Appeal.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced a mechanic to three months in jail to be followed by deportation on charges of stealing Dhs200 from his colleague’s wallet.
Court of Appeal sentenced an Asian maid to six months in jail to be followed by deportation and fining her Dhs20,000 after being convicted of stealing a golden necklace valued at Dhs20,000 from her employer’s house 14 days after she was employed.
They used to climb fences and break doors and windows, to steal what was inside the targeted houses, such as wires, electrical installations, water-lifting machines, and what was light in weight and expensive, the Court heard.
An Asian man, 36 years old, was arrested and facing trial on forgery charges for using another individual’s ID to steal and sell a company generator in Dubai.
The Dubai Public Prosecution has referred a government employee to criminal court on robbery charges.The employee is accused of stealing electronic devices worth Dhs181,000 from his sponsor company.