In just 48 hours from the publication of the list of the most wanted and thanks to the information provided by a citizen in which he located his place of residence.
Among the most wanted, fugitives with different criminal profiles have been included, some of them in search and capture for more than 15 years.
The detained fugitive left his home, the agents proceeded to arrest him, however they had to take refuge in the same portal and wait for the intervention of reinforcements from the UPR since residents of the building have tried to prevent the arrest.
Manuel Bellido Moreno is considered the largest currency counterfeiter in Spain and the search for him was requested by eight courts, including an international extradition order.
Citizen collaboration can be decisive for their location, which is why a specific email address has been set up so that citizens who believe they have any information that could lead to their location can communicate it to the investigators in a totally confidential.
During the year 2022, the National Police chairs the ENFAST network, which is made up of police officers from the 27 member countries of the European Union and from other associated countries such as the United States, Switzerland or Norway.
In 2021 alone, the Fugitive Section has participated in the arrest of 417 fugitives from justice and since 2017 the number of arrests for different national and international claims amounts to 2,272.