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23 Customs Officers Detained at Kulata Checkpoint in an Anticorruption Operation

23 customs officers were detained during a joint anticorruption operation conducted by the Directorate for Combatting Organised Crime and the State Agency for National Security at Kulata border crossing (border with Greece), the spokesperson of Bulgaria’s

Crime | June 14, 2017, Wednesday // 14:19 | Viewed: 3230

Bulgarian Student Found Dead in Ukraine

A Bulgarian student who was declared missing in Ukraine on 1 June been found dead, Ukrainian media report.

Crime | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 2896

Bulgarian Police Bust Super Modern Greenhouse for Growing Marijuana

The Bulgarian Prosecutor’s Office and the Directorate for Combating Organized Crime on 12h of june identified a supermodern greenhouse for growing marijuana in an apartment in the coastal city of Burgas, reported BNT.

Crime | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 2975

Bulgarian Man Grievously Injured After He Was Hit by Car in Birkirkara

A Bulgarian man was seriously injured this morning when he was hit by a car in Birkirkara, the Maltese newspaper The Independent writes.

Crime | June 12, 2017, Monday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2951

4 Syrians Face Terrorism Charges in Germany

German authorities say they've arrested four Syrians on terrorism charges for allegedly fighting for an extremist group in their homeland, Voice of America reported.

Crime | June 12, 2017, Monday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1807

Arrests in Sofia Over Sale of Driver's Licenses

The Spokesperson of Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Rumyana Arnaudova announced that 12 people from the Executive Agency Automobile Administration as well as 2 owners of driving schools were arrested for selling driver's licenses.

Crime | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 16:59 | Viewed: 4109

Hundreds of Travel Documents Have Disappeared Without a Trace From a Swedish Embassy

Two hundred visa stamps have disappeared, suspected stolen, from a Swedish embassy also probed over claims a former staff member issued visas on false grounds, The Local reported.

Crime | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 11:41 | Viewed: 3652

Victims of Human Trafficking in Bulgaria Increase Nearly 3 Times vs 2015

The number of victims of human trafficking in Bulgaria for the purpose of labour or sexual exploitation is increasing.

Crime | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 09:42 | Viewed: 4203

US Suspects Russian Hackers Planted Fake News Behind Qatar Crisis

US investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to a crisis among the US' closest Gulf allies, according to US officials briefed on the investigation, CNN reported.

Crime | June 7, 2017, Wednesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 3225

1st Verdict For Terrorism Issued in Bulgaria

The Specialized Criminal Court has sentenced to four years of imprisonment 20-year-old Ivan Zahariev for training and preparation of possible terrorist attacks, reported BNR.

Crime | June 6, 2017, Tuesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 5485

Bulgarian Customs Officers Intercept Opium Worth EUR 356,000

Bulgarian customs officers detained an Iranian citizen at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint with Turkey in an attempt to smuggle 11.

Crime | May 30, 2017, Tuesday // 17:21 | Viewed: 4494

Minister Valentin Radev: Burgas Has Highest Criminality

''Burgas region has the highest criminality ratio of 17.

Crime | May 23, 2017, Tuesday // 09:22 | Viewed: 2836

Record Amount of Heroin Seized at Bulgarian-Romanian Border

The narcotic substance was found in a cargo truck with terracotta tiles delivered to a warehouse in Bulgaria from Iran, according to Standart newspaper, cited by BNR.

Crime | May 22, 2017, Monday // 11:21 | Viewed: 5622

The Man Injured During the Incident in Sofia’s Vitosha District Has His Life in Danger

''Those killed were a man and a woman, a young boy at about 30 was seriously injured, and his life is in danger, we can receive the worst news at any moment.

Crime | May 19, 2017, Friday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2975

57-year-old Man Detained For the Murder of Two People in Sofia’s Vitosha District

Sofia criminologists arrested a 57-year-old man for committing a serious criminal offence, the press centre of the Republic of Bulgaria Prosecutor’s Office announced.

Crime | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 17:02 | Viewed: 8250

Two Turkish Citizens Arrested for Drug Distribution in Special Police Raid

Two Turkish citizens - 36 and 26 years old - were arrested during a special raid conducted by DG National Police on 10 May in Sofia.

Crime | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 5446

The Virus WannaCry Affected Computers In Sofia and Varna

The virus Wanna Cry, which made the biggest ever damages worldwide, has already reached computers in Sofia and Varna, announced the expert Yasen Tanev on bTV, reported Dnevnik.

Crime | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 6157

Two Professors at University of Food Technologies Arrested For Racketeering

300 Leva per exam wanted two professors at University of Food Technologies in Plovdiv, reported BGNES.

Crime | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 10:27 | Viewed: 5848

Cyber Attack Hits China Government, Schools, but Spread Slows

Chinese local authorities from traffic police to industry regulators were hobbled on Monday by a massive global ransomware attack, but the spread of the WannaCry worm in the country appeared less aggressive than initially feared, Reuters reported.

Crime | May 15, 2017, Monday // 16:57 | Viewed: 2977

Unknown Shot At Buses in Plovdiv

Two transport buses in Plovdiv were seriously damaged by a vandal this morning, reported bTV.

Crime | May 15, 2017, Monday // 11:53 | Viewed: 5930

Bulgarian Institution Became Victim of the Global Cyber Attack

A Bulgarian institution became a victim of the global cyber attack, reported BNR.

Crime | May 15, 2017, Monday // 11:38 | Viewed: 6445
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