Tag: Police

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Pakistani boy gang-raped in Greek migrant camp, police says

Panos - Sep 28, 2016

Four Pakistani minors have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 16-year-old Pakistani boy in a Greek migrant camp, police said Wednesday. "The four minors, aged 16 to…

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Frenchman rams police car in Greece after security check

makis - Sep 26, 2016

A 49-year-old Frenchman is to be deported from Greece after ramming a police car following a security check for suspected Islamic militants returning from Iraq and Syria.…

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Police arrest 37-year-old for seducing 12-year-old girl

makis - Sep 21, 2016

A 37-year-old man was arrested on Monday afternoon for seducing a 12-year-old girl, the Police authorities of Attica announced. According to the official statements, the 37-year-old man…

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Police seek attacker after Afghan man is fatally stabbed in Patra

makis - Sep 19, 2016

Authorities in Patra, western Greece, on Monday were questioning over 20 people in connection to the fatal stabbing of a 33-year-old Afghan national earlier in the day.…

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Riot police attacked in Athens’s Exarchia district

makis - Sep 19, 2016

Riot police units clashed with a group of around 40 people hurling petrol bombs in the Exarchia district of Athens early on Monday morning. The standoff began…

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Police seek 10 burglars who nabbed safes from company offices

Sokratis - Sep 17, 2016

A group of 10 burglars broke into the offices of a cosmetics company in the northern Athens suburb of Metamorfosi in the early hours of Saturday and…

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Police sergeant caught red-handed with 124 kilos of marijuana

makis - Sep 14, 2016

The Police’s Subdirectory of Internal Affairs of Northern Greece announced the arrest of a 40-year-old police sergeant serving in Kastoria on narcotics and weapons charges. According to…

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Zakynthos: Two Egyptians arrested for murdering a Syrian man on Monday

makis - Sep 13, 2016

Two Egyptian men, aged 30 and 29 years old, have been arrested for the murder of a 34-year-old Syrian man on Monday afternoon in the village of…

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Drug ring busted in Kefalonia

Panos - Sep 09, 2016

A preliminary inquiry by police on the island of Kefalonia has lead to arrest of four members of an Albanian-Greek drug ring. The police detected the drug…

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Pair face charges on Kos after hurting two in hit-and-run incident

Panos - Sep 09, 2016

Two Albanian nationals, a 34-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman, faced a prosecutor on Kos on Friday after a car being driven by the former hit two…

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Drug suspects arrested in police raid on grounds of Thessaloniki university

Panos - Aug 25, 2016

Police in Thessaloniki on Thursday arrested 10 people following a raid on the grounds of the city’s Aristotle University and surrounding streets, most of them on drug-related…

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Crete man ‘hung himself’ from basketball net

makis - Aug 16, 2016

On Tuesday police on Crete were investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 25-year-old man who was found hanging from a basketball net in the playground…

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Police discover body tied up in convenience store loft

makis - Aug 11, 2016

The body of man tied with a cable was discovered in the loft of a convenience store in the Agios Panteleimonas area in Athens. The identity of…

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Police arrest Sakkas and Seisidis outside Sparta in Lakonia

makis - Aug 05, 2016

According to the reports, the police have arrested Kostas Sakkas and Marios Seisidis on Friday morning just outside Sparta, in Lakonia. Sakkas is accused of being a…

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Police bust major online gambling ring and arrest 128 suspects

makis - Jul 22, 2016

The police managed to break up a major online gambling ring in Attica and have arrested 3 Greeks and 125 Asian nationals, including the 18 figures believed…

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Hydra police request to use motorcycles causes furor on vehicle-free island

makis - Jul 15, 2016

A request by the police force on the small, vehicle-free Saronic Gulf island of Hydra to allow them to use motorcycles while carrying out their duties has…

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Police detain migrants with doctored Japanese passports

makis - Jul 15, 2016

Police in northwestern Greece on Friday detained three Afghan nationals who tried to board flights at Aktion Airport with forged Japanese passports. According to the police, two…

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Police officer serving on Lesvos commits suicide

makis - Jul 14, 2016

A 42-year-old police officer serving on the Aegean island of Lesvos allegedly used his service gun to commit suicide, authorities said on Thursday. The body of the…

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Four police officers killed in Dallas ambush during street protests

Panos - Jul 08, 2016

Four police officers were fatally shot and seven wounded by snipers who targeted them during rallies in Dallas to protest against the fatal police shooting of two…

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Police wait for ID of dead Cyprus hit man

Sokratis - Jun 25, 2016

Greek police are waiting for a positive identification of an Albanian man who was killed in a shootout with Cypriot police after assassinating a prominent businessman and…