MoI Says Saraya Al-Mukhtar Website Managed from Iran
General Director of Anti-corruption and Economic and Electronic Security said that investigations carried out by the directorate led to identifying the place where “Saraya Al-Mukhtar” website is being managed from, adding that it is managed from“Iran”.
Bahraini Arrested for Performing Stunts with Vehicle Bearing No Plates
The General Directorate of Traffic said that it arrested a Bahrain (26 years) and referred him to the Public Prosecution for making stunts with a vehicle that has no plates.
MoI Arrests 32 Asians over Gambling Charge
The Director-General of Investigation and Forensic Science announced the arrest of 32 people of various Asian nationalities for gambling in Manama.
House of Representatives Refuses Doubling Car Registration Fees for Foreigners
The Bahraini House of Representatives refused in its session today a bill imposing fees on private cars owned by foreigners, noting that the fees would be double of those imposed on Bahrainis, i.e. 40 BD annually instead of 20.
MoI Trains its Personnel on Mechanisms of Enforcing Alternative Penalties
Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior said that the Director-General of the Northern Governorate Police has inaugurated a workshop on the mechanisms of enforcing penalties and alternative measures.
Civil Defence Extinguishes Major Fire in Steel Factory
A major fire broke out in a steel factory at Salman Industrial City. The Civil Defence controlled the fire with 17 vehicles and 74 personnel. The cooling operation immediately commenced to prevent another outbreak of fire.
Linking Radioactive Contamination Sensor Network to Ministry of Interior, Reviewing Emergency Plan in Cooperation with IAEA
Chief of Public Security Tariq Al Hassan discussed with Chief Executive of the Supreme Council for Environment Mohammed Mubarak bin Dainah process of linking radioactive contamination sensor network to ministry of interior.
MoI Warns House of Representatives of Accepting Amendment Allowing Employers to Avoid Paying Fees
Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defense, and National Security in the House of Representatives rejected a bill to amend foreigners’ law (immigration and residence). The amendment suggests “creating a money account specialized to achieve the aims of this law with 5% of the fees for entry and residence of foreigners, all foreigners, to Bahrain. The bank account of each foreigner is used according to the interior minister’s decision in case he doesn’t afford the expenses of returning to his country.”
MoI Sends Warning Letters to Senior Shiite Clerics in Bahrain Following their Last Statements
The Ministry of Interior addressed personal letters to senior Shiite cleric in Bahrain (Sayed Abdullah Al-Ghuraifi, Sheikh Abdulhussein Al-Sitri, Sheikh Mohammed Saleh Al-Rubai and Sheikh Mohammed Sanqour), who undersigned a statement dated April 26, 2018, regarding the death penalty which was commuted to life in jail for convicts indicted in the attempted murder of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Commander-in-Chief. The ministr
Commandant of Royal Police Academy Says It Monitors Security Challenges to Develop Academic Curricula
Brigadier-General Ibrahim Hassan, Commandant of the Royal Police Academy in the Interior Ministry, said that ongoing security developments and changes are being taken into consideration in order to develop the academic programs in the academy, especially those related to terrorism and cybercrime and economic crimes.
Body of Bahraini Man (37 Years) Found near Health Center
The Bahraini Ministry of Interior said on Monday (March 26, 2018) via its Twitter account that “a body of Bahraini man, 37, found near Isa Town Health Center in Sanad. Relevant procedures are being taken.”
MoI Says It Arrested 7 Citizens over Charge of Setting Security Patrol to Fire in Diraz
The Director-General of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science announced the arrest of 7 people suspected of being involved in the arson attack on a police patrol at the entrance of Diraz on March 21 in which one policeman had sustained a minor injury.
Bahraini Dies after Losing Control of his Motorcycle
Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior announced that a 27-year-old Bahraini died after he lost control of his motorcycle.
Prime Minister Issues Edict Transferring Directors at Ministry of Interior
Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa issued Edict 6/2018 transferring directors at the Ministry of Interior.
Gov’t Approves Establishment of National Ambulance Center under MoI supervision
The government approved on Monday (January 29, 2018) the establishment of a National Ambulance Center under the Ministry of Interior’s supervision.
Royal Decrees Appointing Undersecretaries, Directors at Ministries of Interior, Finance and Endowments
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued 4 royal decrees appointing undersecretaries and directors at Ministries of Interior, Finance and Endowments.
MoI Arrests Driver for Racing on Main Road
The Ministry of Interior said that it arrested a car driver after circulating a video on social media outlets showing him racing on one of the main roads.
MoI Claims “February 14 Coalition” Twitter Managed from Iran
Bahrain’s Interior Ministry claimed that “February 14 Coalition” Twitter account is an Iranian account and is managed from Iran.
MoI: Dead Body Found in Deserted Building in Muqaba
The Ministry of Interior said that it found a dead body in a deserted building in Muqaba.
MoI Says It Arrested Suspect Involved in Damistan Gas Cylinder Blast
The Director-General of Northern Governorate Police announced the arrest of one of the suspects involved in the Damistan gas cylinder blast in which a civilian car was damaged. He said the Public Prosecutor had been notified and the investigation would continue to identify and arrest the remaining suspects.