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Two arrested in Patra over lucrative legal scam
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Two arrested in Patra over lucrative legal scam

makis - Feb 09, 2017

A 59-year-old Greek man and a Finnish woman aged 55 have been arrested in Patra for allegedly scamming 250,000 euros from citizens, police said on Thursday. According…

Father arrested for forcing son and other children to beg
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Father arrested for forcing son and other children to beg

makis - Dec 27, 2016

Officers of the Greek Police’s Dias motorcycle unit said on Tuesday they had arrested a 34-year-old Romanian national on people trafficking charges and for exposing minors to…

Man arrested with 2.5 kilos of cocaine at Athens Airport
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Man arrested with 2.5 kilos of cocaine at Athens Airport

makis - Dec 12, 2016

A man was arrested on Monday at Athens International Airport for attempting to smuggle 2.5 kilos of cocaine concealed in his suitcase into Greece. The suspect, a…

Three arrested for migrant smuggling
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Three arrested for migrant smuggling

Sokratis - Sep 03, 2016

Authorities in Rodopi, northern Greece, have arrested three suspects on charges of smuggling migrants in two separate operations. In the first case, police officers detained a 35-year-old…

Three people arrested for blackmail on Crete
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Three people arrested for blackmail on Crete

Sokratis - Aug 27, 2016

Police in the town of Rethymno on Crete have arrested a 68-year-old man and two accomplices for allegedly blackmailing a woman, 34, and a man, 38, on…

Thessaloniki: 74 arrested in building evacuations to go on trial
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Thessaloniki: 74 arrested in building evacuations to go on trial

makis - Jul 28, 2016

The 74 people who were arrested during the evacuation of three occupied buildings in Thessaloniki on Wednesday will be taken to the Misdemeanors Courts. According to the…

Thessaloniki: 70 arrested after police evacuate three occupied buildings
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Thessaloniki: 70 arrested after police evacuate three occupied buildings

makis - Jul 27, 2016

A major police operation was carried out on Wednesday morning to evacuate three occupied buildings that had been squatted by anarchist groups. Two of the buildings are…

Three arrested for brutal murder in 2014
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Three arrested for brutal murder in 2014

makis - Jul 18, 2016

Police have identified three people over the murder of an 84-year-old man, whose dismembered and charred remains were discovered next to a public waste bin in Egaleo,…

Two arrested for robbing more than 100 cash machines
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Two arrested for robbing more than 100 cash machines

Sokratis - May 14, 2016

Two women from Romania were arrested late Thursday in Pangrati for robbing more than 100 cash machines. Police said the two suspects, both 40, had been using…

Two suspects arrested over attack on newspaper, ordered released
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Two suspects arrested over attack on newspaper, ordered released

Sokratis - Apr 09, 2016

Police arrested two men on the weekend in connection with an attack on Friday by hooded members of an anarchist group on the offices of Proto Thema…

Two arrested for murdering, chopping up Bulgarian man
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Two arrested for murdering, chopping up Bulgarian man

Sokratis - Mar 05, 2016

Police said on Friday that they have identified two suspects in connection to the grizzly murder of a Bulgarian man in Athens last month. The 41-year-old’s dismembered…

Man arrested over forged documents
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Man arrested over forged documents

makis - Feb 25, 2016

A 48-year-old man from Bangladesh was arrested on Thursday and charged over allegedly making and selling forged identification and travel documents in the area of Kaminia, a…

Five men arrested for gold digging
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Five men arrested for gold digging

Sokratis - Feb 06, 2016

Five men were arrested near Ioannina, northwestern Greece, while apparently digging for gold without a permit. The men, aged between 37 and 66, were using a mechanical…

Two men arrested for extorting 34-year-old woman over explicit videos
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Two men arrested for extorting 34-year-old woman over explicit videos

makis - Jan 26, 2016

The police announced the arrest of two Greek men, aged 45 and 47 years old, who demanded 8,000 euros from a 34-year-old Georgian woman in order to…