News Local Paphos: 6 men, 2 women in custody for public disturbance

Paphos: 6 men, 2 women in custody for public disturbance


Six men and two women were remanded in custody for four days on Monday by Paphos district court as police investigate a case of fighting, causing a public disturbance and illegal residence.

The court heard that at around 8 pm on Sunday night police were notified of a fight in Paphos.

They went to the scene where they found a number of people arguing loudly and disturbing the peace.

Four were arrested on the spot for being drunk and causing a public disturbance another four taken to police station to check their identities. It emerged that one was living in Cyprus illegally.

An eye witness told police that an argument had started between two people and after about 20 minutes, two groups of four started pushing and arguing.

The police examiner said that more statements will be taken and the CCTV in the area will be examined.

CNA said the row started when one group started teasing the two women in the other group

Paphos: Eight arrested for disturbing the peace

Top Stories

House Plenum votes against dissolution of Parliament

On Friday the House plenum debated a proposal by the Green party and independent MP Anna Theologou for the early dissolution of the body...

Adamos Adamou elected 12th President of the House of Representatives

Left-wing MP Adamos Adamou was elected unrivaled 12th President of the House of Representatives on Friday, with the votes of the majority of MPs,...

American Medical Center denies announced confirmed COVID case

The American Medical Center strongly denied a Health Ministry announcement alleging a confirmed case had been recorded there. The American Center pointed out that...

Health Ministry’s decision on three nurses

At the orders of Health Minister Konstantinos Ioannou, the procedures for the continuation of the employment of the three nurses at the Famagusta General...

The certificate for workers’ movement returns in Limassol and Paphos

The certificate for workers’ movement in Limassol and Paphos returns and those needing to move around in these two towns after 23:00 and until...


Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...


No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...