A SPANISH officer was injured during an ‘encounter’ between the Guardia Civil and the
Seven boats, from the Customs Office, the Royal Navy and Gibraltar Police then approached, and according to the Guardia Civil, threatened and insulted them and told them to release the smugglers to them because they had been captured in
They are also said to have deliberately knocked into the Guardia Civil boats, causing damages, and leading to one of the officers sustaining injuries to his arm.
The ‘assault’ continued until the Guardia Civil left the area and took the two detainees with them, as well as their boat and 100 kilos of hashish.
The Unified Guardia Civil Association is calling for the case to be pursued in court and for those responsible to be punished.
“The (British) Royal Navy and RGP acted like pirates as in other times in the past,” said a statement from the police organisation.