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Bulgarian Woman Suffers Broken Arm during Friday’s Munich Shooting

A Bulgarian national has suffered a broken arm when fleeing for her life during a shooting in a shopping centre in Munich, a diplomatic official has said.

Crime | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 19:41 | Viewed: 664

Munich Shooting: Gunman Had no Known Links to Islamic State, Police Say

Police in Munich have said that a German-Iranian teenager who shot dead nine people and then killed himself in the city on Friday had no known links to the Islamic State group, according to German media reports.

Crime | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 911

Ten Die in Munich Shooting Including Lone Gunman

Nine people have been killed and 21 injured in a shooting at a shopping centre in Munich, according to German media reports.

Crime | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 09:21 | Viewed: 875

German Police Launches Massive Manhunt for Munich Shooting Attackers

The German interior ministry has confirmed that at least three people were killed and many others were injured in a shooting near a shopping mall in Munich.

Crime | July 22, 2016, Friday // 22:24 | Viewed: 1291

Six People Reported Killed in "Shooting Spree" in Munich

At least six people were killed in a shopping centre shooting in Munich, German media reported on Friday.

Crime | July 22, 2016, Friday // 22:13 | Viewed: 1103

Bulgaria Detains 23 Migrants in Freight Railcars Arriving from Turkey

Bulgarian police found four irregular migrants without documents hiding in an empty grain railcar, which arrived at Kapitan Andreevo border crossing from Turkey on Friday morning, the Interior Ministry said.

Crime | July 22, 2016, Friday // 15:46 | Viewed: 1374

Bulgaria Police Detain More Than 160 Migrants in Sofia

A total of 162 people illegally residing in Bulgaria have been arrested in a specialized operation, police say.

Crime | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1895

Bulgaria Takes to Court Two Men for 2012 Burgas Airport Suicide Bombing

Bulgarian prosecutors have brought charges of terrorism against two foreign nationals suspected of having helped prepare a suicide bombing of a bus with Israeli tourists at Burgas Sarafovo airport, on the Black Sea coast, four years ago.

Crime | July 18, 2016, Monday // 21:37 | Viewed: 17067

Bulgarian Authorities Conduct Operation Against Contraband, Illegal Migration

Bulgarian authorities conducted a specialised operation against contraband and illegal migration in the area of the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint on the border with Turkey on Thursday.

Crime | July 15, 2016, Friday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1867

Bulgaria IntMin Reports 7 % Increase in Number of Solved Crimes

During a hearing in the parliamentary Internal Security and Public Order committee on Wednesday, Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova said that there has been 7 % increase in the number of solved crimes in the past months.

Crime | July 13, 2016, Wednesday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1960

Armed Robbery of Casino Takes Place in Bulgaria's Stamboliyski

An armed robbery of casino took place in the southern Bulgarian town of Stamboliyski in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Crime | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2078

Bulgaria's Sunny Beach 'Is State within State' - Chief Prosecutor

Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has called the resort of Sunny Beach "a state within the state" and has described the seaside as a "swamp" of criminal activity.

Crime | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 2976

Bulgarian MP Charged with Hooliganism Gives Up Immunity

Bulgarian MP Aleksandar Metodiev, who is charged with hooliganism, gave up his immunity from criminal prosecution on Monday.

Crime | July 11, 2016, Monday // 21:04 | Viewed: 2030

Bulgaria Police Find 30 Migrants in Freight Truck

As many as 30 people who irregularly crossed into Bulgaria have been found in a freight truck in the northwestern town of Vidin, police say.

Crime | July 11, 2016, Monday // 12:44 | Viewed: 2231

Sofia Appellate Court Acquits Former Deputy Parliament Speaker of Tax Evasion

Sofia Appellate Court acquitted on Friday former Deputy Parliament Speaker Hristo Biserov, reaffirming the ruling of the first instance court.

Crime | July 8, 2016, Friday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2112

Over BGN 3000 Stolen In Armed Robbery of Car Shop in Sofia

More than BGN 3000 were stolen in an armed robbery of a car shop in the neighbourhood of Druzhba in the Bulgarian capital early on Friday morning.

Crime | July 8, 2016, Friday // 15:59 | Viewed: 2155

Bulgarian-Spanish Police Operation Busts Contraband Cigarettes Ring

A large-scale Bulgarian-Spanish police operation against the production of contraband cigarettes busted three illegal factories for cigarettes owned and run by Bulgarians on the territory of Spain.

Crime | July 8, 2016, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2271

Foreign Intelligence Services 'Had Crucial Information' on 2012 Burgas Bombing

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has said that a foreign intelligence service had information that might have helped to thwart the 2012 bombing in Burgas.

Crime | July 8, 2016, Friday // 07:49 | Viewed: 2361

Over BGN 11 000 Stolen from Casino in Bulgaria's Krichim

More than BGN 11 000 were stolen from a casino in the southern Bulgarian town of Krichim.

Crime | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 19:12 | Viewed: 2041

Bulgarian Authorities Detain 22 Afghan Migrants, Four Smugglers Near Plovdiv

Bulgarian police officers detained 22 migrants from Afghanistan and four suspected smugglers on Wednesday morning.

Crime | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 18:00 | Viewed: 2003

Bulgarian Vigilante Migrant Hunter Charged with Instigation of Violence, Hatred

Dinko Valev from the Bulgarian city of Yambol has been charged with instigating discrimination, violence and hatred based on race, nationality and ethnicity.

Crime | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 16:04 | Viewed: 2399