Struggling to mitigate a recent surge in COVID-19 cases under control, authorities in Ibiza are turning to an unlikely group of people for assistance—tourists. 

Visitors to the island between ages 30 and 40 may be uniquely positioned to assist in the effort, provided they're willing to party, of course. Law enforcement is currently in discussions to put together a task force of party-goers who will infiltrate illegal gatherings and parties from the inside and flag them for police to respond. 

Since law enforcement personnel are recognizable to locals, Ibiza officials are reportedly seeking support from outside its borders to help with the problem. As The Guardian notes, most of the island's illegal gatherings take place within private residences, and being able to justify the need for a warrant in order to break up a gathering is difficult without insider knowledge. 

general ibiza

Ibiza officials have reportedly called on tourists to help in detecting and policing illicit parties on the island.

Recommended Articles

Monstercat - Compound 2021 (Art)

Monstercat Teams Up With Westwood Recordings for Celebratory 8-Track Compilation

The expansive compilation celebrates the return of Monstercat's annual Vancouver-based Compound event.

steve aoki armin van buuren

Steve Aoki and Armin van Buuren Join Forces for First-Ever Collab, "Music Means Love Forever"

Aoki and van Buuren's anthemic new single arrives via the former's Dim Mak imprint.


AREA21 Announce Debut Album Release Date, Tease First-Ever Performance at Life Is Beautiful

We might see the live show debut of Martin Garrix and Maejor sooner than we thought.

Though the idea might sound far-fetched, one local official has high confidence the idea will come to fruition as early as this summer. “I have no doubt that it will be up and running this summer," Mario Juan said. "It’s a necessity to safeguard the health situation in Ibiza.”

Ibiza's restaurants and bars are currently open, but nightlife venues—including the region's iconic clubs—remain shut with the exception of those which have the ability to host outdoor events.



French Police Violated Human Rights at Crackdown of Illegal Rave, Report Finds

One attendee, a 22-year-old man, infamously lost his hand when law enforcement attempted to break up the illicit June 2021 rave.


Police Called On Senior Citizens in Line for COVID-19 Vaccine Due to Reports of "Illegal Rave"

Police were called in to break up a rave, what they found instead was rather unexpected.


Illegal UK Rave in Abandoned Bank Vault Busted by Police

Over 40 people are facing fines after raving in a vacant London bank vault.

pexels nhs

Ibiza Government Thanks NHS Workers with Free 2021 Ibiza Holiday

Healthcare staff across Europe will be treated to a free Ibiza holiday next year as a reward for their efforts fighting COVID-19.


UK Home Office Publishes New PSA Video Condemning Raving

Law enforcement has published a video condemning raving as the UK struggles to reel in a thriving underground scene of unlicensed events.


Martin Garrix Announces Official Ibiza Lineup

Martin Garrix will take over Ushuaia Ibiza every Thursday along with these amazing artists.

Ushuaia Club Ibiza

Ibiza Announces Cancellation and Postponement of Tourism for Summer 2020

Ibiza nightlife and tourism come to a screeching halt due to COVID-19 concerns.

Amnesia Ibiza

Authorities Shut Down 130-Person Party at Amnesia in Ibiza

Fans are now questioning the club's commitment to safety.