Manchester Resident Plane Spotters Arrested in the UAE for "National Security" reasons
3 men have been arrested in the UAE for "suspicious behaviour" while participating in their lifetime hobby of plane spotting. Radha Stirling, Founder of Detained in Dubai comments as follows: “We understand that 54 year old Mr Conrad Clitheroes and 45 year old Mr Gary Cooper from Manchester travelled to Dubai on the 18th of February and were to return to their homes in the UK on the 22nd of February. They checked in to the Sheraton Deira for two nights then stayed with a former work colleague. A
Don’t Confess - Protect yourself if you are arrested or questioned by police...
Read the Crime section of any of the local UAE newspapers, and you are bound to come across this sentence in nearly every story: "Police say the suspect has confessed." We estimate that perhaps 90-95% of all convictions in the UAE are based on confessions. Either there is something unique about the Emirates which causes every criminal o have spontaneous attacks of conscience at the moment of their arrest, or there is something more ominous going on here. Over the years, we have been told repea