Five British men and an Irish woman have been arrested in Spain’s Costa del Sol in a police operation against organised crime in Salford. Dawn raids (...)

A Mustang seized by police, as officers from City of London Police joined Spanish counterparts from the Policia Nacional in a series of dramatic raids in Barcelona, Madrid, Marbella and London this week, in one of the biggest anti-fraud operations ever staged. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Criminal kingpins who robbed victims of millions of euro in savings to spend on their playboy lifestyles have been targeted in an unprecedente(...)

Train driver Francisco  Garzón (right) is helped by two men after the  train he was driving crashed near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, earlier this week.  Photograph: Monica Ferreiros/Xoan A Soler/Reuters

The focus of the investigation into Spain’s worst rail crash for 40 years will turn on the train’s driver today as police hope to question Francisco G(...)