Muscat: Criminal Investigations Department of the Royal Oman Police (ROP) in Muscat arrested a suspect of Asian nationality for robbing a house and stealing valuables and cash.
The Muscat police station received reports from the victims whose houses were robbed by unidentified culprits. After search and investigation, the police managed to arrest the accused and referred him to the Public Prosecution for trial.
Civil and residency cards renewed
The Directorate General of Civil Status issued and renewed 5,913 civil cards and 20,458 residency cards for residents between November 10 and November 14, 2012. The citizens and residents may visit the directorate's website www.civilstatus.gov.om for an update on the various services provided by directorate.