Crime

Bulgaria's Interim PM Appears in Court as Applicant

In an unprecedented move, caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki has appeared before the Supreme Administrative Court over his litigation against former Parliament Speaker Mihail Mikov.

Crime | September 17, 2014, Wednesday // 18:13 | Viewed: 309

Bulgaria's Customs Agency Seizes 8,000 L of Dyed Fuel

Bulgaria's Customs office in Sofia has seized 8,000 liters of dyed fuel used for other purposes.

Crime | September 16, 2014, Tuesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 537

Trafficking of 30 Endangered Jaco Parrots Prevented at Bulgarian Border

Bulgaria's customs officers have prevented the trafficking of 30 parrots with false documents on Sunday, the Customs Agency announced.

Crime | September 15, 2014, Monday // 19:44 | Viewed: 4706

Bulgarians Sentenced in France over Gas Pump Skimming Attempt

A French court has sentenced two Bulgarian citizens to 2 years of imprisonment over having sought to install skimming devices in the city of Reims.

Crime | September 15, 2014, Monday // 10:10 | Viewed: 687

Police Destroys Almost 10 T Of Cannabis Near Petrich

Police has destroyed almost 10 tonnes of cannabis near southern Bulgarian town of Petrich, said the Blagoevgrad directorate of the Interior Ministry.

Crime | September 11, 2014, Thursday // 15:14 | Viewed: 992

Sofia Court Delays Ruling on Anti-Putin Activist’s Extradition

Sofia City Court on Wednesday postponed until October 21 its decision on Russia’s request for the extradition of anti-Putin activist Nikolai Kobliakov.

Crime | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 978

Crime Rates in Bulgaria's Sofia on the Rise

Sofia District Interior Ministry Directorate has reported an increase in frauds, drug related crimes, petty theft and vandalism, Wednesday.

Crime | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1275

Bulgaria's Revenue Agency Warns Of Phishing Scam

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NAP) warned its customers of a phishing scam, using its name and a copy of its website.

Crime | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1319

Sofia Court To Deliberate On Nikolai Kobliakov's Extradition

Sofia City Court will hold a session on Russia's demand for the extradition of Russian-French businessman and activist Nikolai Kobliakov on Wednesday.

Crime | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 08:32 | Viewed: 1062

Nikolai Kobliakov Released on Recognizance

Sofia City Court has released Russian-French businessman and activist Nikolai Kobliakov on recognizance.

Crime | September 9, 2014, Tuesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 1017

Two Bulgarians Arrested in Peru for Credit Card Fraud

Two Bulgarian nationals have been arrested in Peru for credit card cloning and skimming.

Crime | September 9, 2014, Tuesday // 08:01 | Viewed: 1214

3 Bulgarians Arrested in Anti-Drug Operation in Sofia District

Three Bulgarian nationals have been arrested in a special operation of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) aimed at intercepting a drug deal.

Crime | September 8, 2014, Monday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1110

Bulgaria's Customs Agency Uncovers Dyed Diesel Fuel Fraud for BGN 500,000

Bulgaria's Customs Agency officers have uncovered a dyed diesel fuel fraud for more than BGN 500,000.

Crime | September 8, 2014, Monday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1261

Bulgarian Truck With Over 100 Kg Of Heroin Caught In Greece

A truck with Bulgarian plates and drivers with 1.

Crime | September 6, 2014, Saturday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1463

Bulgarian Police Nab 14 Tonnes of Cannabis Near Sandanski

Nearly 14 tonnes of cannabis plants were found and destroyed in a police raid in the village of Lebnitsa in Southwest Bulgaria, the Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Interior in Blagoevgrad reported.

Crime | September 4, 2014, Thursday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1452

Human Rights Activist Kobliakov Seeks Political Asylum in Bulgaria

Russian human rights activist Nikolai Kobliakov has sought political asylum in Bulgaria, dariknews.

Crime | September 3, 2014, Wednesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1627

Bulgaria's Revenue Agency Uncovers Tax Evasion worth BGN 20M in H1, 2014

A total of 850 natural persons inspected in the period January-June 2014 committed income tax evasion worth BGN 20M, according to data of Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA).

Crime | September 2, 2014, Tuesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1672

Court Imposes House Arrest on 'Putin Opponent' Nikolai Kobliakov

Sofia City Court has ruled that Russian-French businessman Nikolai Kobliakov is to be placed under house arrest.

Crime | September 2, 2014, Tuesday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1764

Sofia Prosecution Demands Detention for Nikolai Kobliakov

Sofia City Prosecutor's Office has submitted a formal request that Russian-French citizen Nikolai Kobliakov remain in detention.

Crime | September 1, 2014, Monday // 19:27 | Viewed: 2150

Tens of Turkish Policemen Arrested over 'Plotting' against Gov't

A total of 33 police officers have been detained in Turkey on suspicions of 'plotting against the government', local media outlets say.

Crime | September 1, 2014, Monday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1734

Bulgarian Border Police Seizes Heroin worth BGN 5.7M

Bulgarian police have intercepted an international drug trafficking ring, seizing a shipment of 46kg of heroin worth BGN 5.

Crime | September 1, 2014, Monday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1817