POLICE made six arrests for robbery in Palma over the weekend.
In one incident officers detained two thieves who had just mugged a young man on the seafront promenade at 3am on Saturday.
They had grabbed the victim by the arm and threatened to whack him with a bottle.
A police patrol on duty in the zone managed to track down and arrest the pair a short time afterwards.
The following night police cuffed two youngsters as they were nicking items from the interior of a vehicle parked along the seafront.
Officers seized a crowbar the delinquents used to get into the cars.
Then on Monday night police surprised two other lads just after they smashed a car window.
In the same weekend police arrested a man on charges of receiving stolen goods after discovering he was carrying a mobile phone which had been robbed.