Crime

Italy Arrested Mafia Boss in Uruguay after 23 Years

One of the most wanted Italian mobsters was arrested in Uruguay after he hid for 23 years, Interior Minister Marco Miniati said.

Crime | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 5158

2 Arrested on Arson Charges Over Forest Fires in Peloponnese

 Police on Monday arrested two men on arson charges in connection with a spate of wildfires in Ileia, in the Peloponnese, on the weekend, Ekathimerini reported.

Crime | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2286

Maria Gabriel: There is a 300% Increase in Cyber Attacks Across the EU

The Internet brings us a lot of responsibilities, but it makes us even more vulnerable", said Maria Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, at the 10th Summer University of MGERB.

Crime | September 3, 2017, Sunday // 14:45 | Viewed: 3512

Nearly 2,000 Packs of Smuggled Cigarettes were Found in a Ship's Cabin in Burgas

Border police officers and customs officers have discovered nearly 2,000 boxes of smuggled cigarettes in a ship's cabin, the Ministry of Interior reported, cited by BNT.

Crime | September 1, 2017, Friday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2883

Thieves Bore into Cellar From Paris Catacombs to Steal €250,000 of Wine

Thieves stole wine reportedly worth more than €250,000 (£230,000) after burrowing into a private cellar from the catacombs 20 metres below Paris, reported The Guardian.

Crime | August 30, 2017, Wednesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 2940

52 kg of Heroin Seized at Lesovo Border Crossing

52 kg of heroin, 1 kg of gold, and over 1 tonne of hookah tobacco have captured customs officials at Lesovo border crossing in the past 10 days, reported the Bulgarian Natinal Television.

Crime | August 29, 2017, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2956

2 years of Probation for Woman who Attacked a Medic in Gorna Oryahovitsa

A two-year suspended sentence of three years probation - this is the punishment imposed on the woman who fought with fists and kicks nurse in Gorna Oryahovitsa, informs NOVA.

Crime | August 29, 2017, Tuesday // 12:38 | Viewed: 2571

Man Shot Two People in a US library

Two people were killed and four injured after a man entered a public library in the US city of Clovis, New Mexico, and opened fire.

Crime | August 29, 2017, Tuesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 4717

A Nurse in Germany Killed at Least 84 People

The German Nils Hogel, a medical practitioner, is suspected of at least 84 murders committed in Germany from 2000 to 2005.

Crime | August 28, 2017, Monday // 14:33 | Viewed: 5332

ATM was Blown up in the Capital

ATM was blasted in the Mladost quarter in Sofia last night, BNR reported.

Crime | August 28, 2017, Monday // 11:45 | Viewed: 5062

Bulgarian Detained Over Murder in London

A Bulgarian national has been detained in the UK capital, London, on suspicions of having committed a murder, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has reported.

Crime | August 28, 2017, Monday // 11:40 | Viewed: 5068

Bulgarian Man was Arrested for the Theft of 700 Kilograms of Copper Pipes in Spain

Bulgarian has presented himself as a municipal employee and has stolen more than 700 kilograms of copper tubes from homes in the eastern Spanish cities of Teulada, Morayra and Benisa, local media reported, quoted by FOCUS News Agency.

Crime | August 28, 2017, Monday // 10:39 | Viewed: 5060

EUR 85,500 were Seized at Sofia Airport

The customs officers of the Anti-Trafficking Unit at Customs Airport Sofia detained EUR 85,500, which were not declared by the holder when they entered the country.

Crime | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 2946

Corpse of a Woman Without Head, Arms and Legs was Found in Copenhagen

A cyclist in the Amager district of Copenhagen discovered a defiled woman's body, her head, hands and legs were missing.

Crime | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2906

Customs Officers Discovered Nearly 1kg of Contraband Gold Jewelry in a Secret Compartment of a Truck

976 grams of smuggled gold jewelery worth about BGN 66 000 was found by customs officials in a secret compartment of a truck at Lesovo customs office, the press center of the prosecution announced.

Crime | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 5146

Young Girl Found Dead in Elevator in Burgas

A young girl was found dead in an elevator in a resident building in the Burgas district of ''Meden Rudnik''.

Crime | August 21, 2017, Monday // 10:18 | Viewed: 5400

Man, 64, 'shot his 42-year-old wife in Sofia

A woman is was murdered in front of a cafe in ''Lagera'' district in Sofia.

Crime | August 18, 2017, Friday // 15:51 | Viewed: 3236

Daughter of Tsvetan Vassilev Charged with Money Laundering

The daughter of former banker Tsvetan Vasilev, Radoslava Vasileva, is charged with money laundering.

Crime | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 5778

1658 Liters of Illegal Alcohol was Detained on the Black Sea Coast

1658 liters of alcohol, traded and stored in violation of the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act, were detained by customs officers during inspections in the Black Sea area for only two days.

Crime | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 2386

Macedonian Customs Officers Detained Bulgarian Car with 22kg Marijuana

Customs inspectors from 'Blaze' border checkpoint near Kosovo detained a Bulgarian car with 22 kg of marijuana, reported bTV.

Crime | August 15, 2017, Tuesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 5314

A British Court Sentenced Bulgarian Heroin Trafficker to 14 Years in Prison

British court sentenced Bulgarian citizen Vassil Stoyanov to 14 years in prison for GBP 11 million of heroin traffic, the British website kentonline.

Crime | August 15, 2017, Tuesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 4704
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