The law enforcement agencies, along with the members of the HAIA or Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice force, have arrested a couple who were unrelated and had been traveling together in a car. A report which has been issued by the Ministry of Justice states that the offenses which involve mixing without any male guardian account for the largest chunk out of the cases which have been filed against the female defendants in the year The case has now been referred on to the Bureau of Investigation and Public Prosecution in order to carry out the necessary actions in relation to the case. There had been 42 murder cases, to cases which were about marital abuse, 27 cases of intrusion, 16 cases which involved money laundering , 25 cases which were of malicious intent, 12 cases of betrayal and 14 cases of fraud. The other cases of a similar nature included around counts of indecent conduct cases of theft and also cases of prostitution. Al Maiman stated that the man could not then prove that the woman was, in fact, his wife and had no documentation to prove their marriage either. The culture in this part of the world is extremely conservative and hence the laws, rules, and regulations reflect the culture of the land. There were a similar number of cases which involved alcohol and drug possession inside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The man in question who has been in his 30s was an expatriate of Syrian origin, and upon questioning, he alleged that the girl was, in fact, his wife. The report also highlighted the specific cultural association since several of the defendants had been reported for their bad behavior to the parents, helping any woman to escape from their houses and harboring the married women without having the consent of the husband. The spokesman for the Riyadh police, Colonel Fawaz Al Maiman explained that the couple who has been arrested initially attracted the attention as the woman had not been dressed in accordance with the local regulations.