On 20th January 2014, GNR Vila do Bispo arrested a man and a woman suspected of the theft of aluminium. The arrests took place as the culprits were found carrying doors, shutters and aluminium frames, worth about €30,000 to a vehicle parked near the residence where the items had been stolen from.

The property was used as a holiday home and the GNR were alerted by a member of the public.