Tag: Police

GREECE
shares755 views

Police arrest illicit dealer of Incan artifacts in Patisia

makis - Jun 22, 2016

A 46-year-old Albanian man was arrested after he was found to be involved in the illicit trade of antiquities. The police were assisted by a private investigator,…

GREECE
shares733 views

Armed men hold up money delivery in Athens

Panos - Jun 21, 2016

Police on Tuesday were looking for two men who held up a money delivery on a university campus in the Athens suburb of Zografou. According to reports,…

GREECE
shares733 views

Police place Marousi rape suspect in remand after facing examiner

makis - May 30, 2016

The 30-year-old man who is facing charges for a series of sexual assaults in the area of Marousi has been placed under remand, after facing the examiner…

WORLD
shares907 views

Larnaca: Father holds son hostage, taken out by police

Sokratis - May 21, 2016

Dramatic events had undfolded in the 12-hour hostage situation at a Larnaca home in the early hours of Saturday. A father held his 16-month old son hostage…

DEFENCE
shares848 views

Police officer accused of inciting attack on minister sues official

Sokratis - May 21, 2016

A police officer on the eastern Aegean island of Kos, accused by Panos Kammenos of instigating an assault against him last summer, has filed a 19,950-euro lawsuit…

GREECE
shares570 views

Suspected migrant smugglers caught after chase in Alexandroupoli

Panos - May 16, 2016

Police in northeastern Greece have arrested two men on suspicion of trafficking migrants. The suspects, one Greek and one Pakistani, were arrested following a chase on the…

WORLD
shares788 views

Police seize computers used for gambling in Limassol

Sokratis - May 14, 2016

Police have conducted a coordinated investigation to seize illegal slot machines and arrest perpetrators, a report said on Saturday. Specifically, police said in an announcement that in…

GREECE
shares790 views

Police crack down on ring stealing trucks in central Greece

Sokratis - May 14, 2016

Police Friday made a serious dent in a crime ring that has stolen at least seven trucks in central Greece, with the arrest of four people while…

GREECE
shares811 views

Police evacuate illegally occupied Thessaloniki property

Sokratis - Apr 23, 2016

Police on Saturday forcefully evacuated a property in the Toumba district of Thessaloniki, northern Greece, that had been illegally occupied. Fourteen foreign nationals, aged between 16 and…

GREECE
shares776 views

Police arrest two Spanish nationalis in connection with Idomeni clashes

makis - Apr 14, 2016

Greek police have arrested two Spanish men on suspicion of taking part in clashes between refugees and other migrants and police of Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia…

GREECE
shares920 views

Greek Police crack down on activists along FYROM border

makis - Apr 13, 2016

As tensions flared anew at Greece’s border with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia on Wednesday, police detained five foreign nationals – a German, a Briton and…

GREECE
shares716 views

Police draws net around man suspected of scamming over 50,000 euros

makis - Apr 12, 2016

Police in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, on Tuesday issued charges against a 42-year-old man who is suspected of cheating 86 homeowners out of more than 50,000 euros in…

GREECE
shares787 views

Riot police beat up residents of Chios

makis - Apr 04, 2016

Violent clashes broke out on Sunday night at the Greek island of Chios between riot police and the locals, when the residents protested against transferring the immigrants…

GREECE
shares706 views

Assailants firebomb police station in residential Athens neighborhood

makis - Mar 25, 2016

A group of around 20 assailants threw three Molotov cocktails late on Thursday night at a police station in Pangrati, a busy residential neighborhood in central Athens.…

GREECE
shares787 views

Police stationed at capital’s metro, ISAP stops after vandalism spree

makis - Mar 17, 2016

In a bid to combat a recent upsurge in acts of vandalism, the Ministry of Citizens’ Protection has relocated the entire motorcycle-riding DIAS squad to metro and…

GREECE
shares765 views

Five police officers reprimanded over attack on ND MP

makis - Mar 08, 2016

Five police officers face a monetary fine and a sullied record for failing to prevent an attack on New Democracy MP Giorgos Koumoutsakos at a rally in…

GREECE
shares818 views

Pola Roupa threatens to kill anyone who stands in her way

Panos - Mar 08, 2016

Pola Roupa, the partner of terrorist Nikos Maziotis, released a lengthy letter describing what exactly happened when she attempted to set free Maziotis using an helicopter and…

GREECE
shares746 views

Police solve mystery of hacked body discovered in Aspropyrgos

makis - Mar 04, 2016

The police announced that two Bulgarian nationals – a 45-year-old man and 43-year-old woman – have been arrested over the murder of a 41-year-old Bulgarian man, whose…

GREECE
shares710 views

Police solve mystery of hacked body discovered in Aspropyrgos

Panos - Mar 04, 2016

The police announced that two Bulgarian nationals – a 45-year-old man and 43-year-old woman – have been arrested over the murder of a 41-year-old Bulgarian man, whose…

GREECE
shares803 views

FYROM police reopen border for a trickle of refugees

makis - Mar 02, 2016

Authorities of Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) have briefly opened their border with Greece to refugees heading for central Europe, allowing in a few score. About…