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Five police were injured in violent outbursts after a mass-meeting organised through social media in Lisbon descended into chaos at the Vasco da Gama shopping centre on Wednesday afternoon.

Shops rapidly closed as the “wave” of youngsters

As details start emerging of the violent knife attack that left a bouncer known as “a peacemaker” dead, and his aggressor “gravely injured”, holidaymakers caught up in the horror have described their fear as Albufeira sank, once again, to new

Starting this week police will be out in force in a new operation designed to catch speeding drivers.

Operation TISPOL will run until Sunday (August 24) and involve 1,300 officers equipped with speed monitoring equipment.

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Police in Albergaria-a-Velha are taking no nonsense when it comes to anti-litter laws.

They have started hauling prostitutes up for dropping condoms and lavatory paper in the local forest.

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A bitter bar brawl in the notorious Oura district of Albufeira has left two men dead and another seriously injured.

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These photographs were taken by reader Stephen Heard after reading the Algarve Resident’s cover story this week (

“Five deaths, 600 accidents” ... and that’s the good news!
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It sounds horrendous but the tally for last weekend’s extended holiday came to six deaths and 46 accidents less than the same time last year.

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Five police injured as hundreds of teens descend on shopping centre
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Five police were injured in violent outbursts after a mass-meeting organised through social...

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Police in Albergaria-a-Velha are taking no nonsense when it comes to anti-litter laws.

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As details start emerging of the violent knife attack that left a bouncer known as “a peacemaker...

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Sweet || The small inland village of Cortelha in Loulé will be hosting a gastronomic festival...