'Most wanted' Spain arrest

Authorities hunting for 13 of Britain's most wanted criminals have arrested one of their targets. Convicted sex offender Michael McCartney, 78, was detained in Alicante hours after the list of suspects was released.

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UK fugitives warned Spain 'is not a safe haven'

Criminals thinking of fleeing to Spain's Costa Del Crime are being warned that Spain is "not a safe haven." The warning comes as British and Spanish authorities issue a joint list of the UK's most wanted criminals thought to be on the run in Spain. Hank Cole from the NCA said:

Spain is not a safe haven. Fifty three fugitives have been caught since Captura was launched, and many more linked to other operations.

The most important thing though is the power of this campaign to harness the eyes and ears of the public, both here and in Spain.

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