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Four Items Stolen from Cathedral in Bulgaria's Varna

Four golden items are missing after a robbery in the Dormition of Mother of God Cathedral in the Black Sea city of Varna, Bulgarian media report.

Crime | 2 hours ago | Viewed: 223

Bulgarian National Sought in Interpol Anti-Smuggling Operation

Interpol has published a list of people sought within its Operation Infra Hydra, targeting the smuggling of migrants from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.

Crime | June 25, 2016, Saturday // 16:37 | Viewed: 771

Bulgarian Authorities Bust Crime Group Making Fake Identity Documents

Bulgarian police officers busted on Thursday an organised crime group specialising in the production and distribution of fake identity documents.

Crime | June 24, 2016, Friday // 20:54 | Viewed: 1354

Bulgarian Authorities Bust Illegal Distillery in Monastery in Pomorie

Bulgarian customs officials busted an illegal distillery and nearly three tonnes of illegal alcohol in the Saint George monastery in the Black Sea town of Pomorie on Wednesday.

Crime | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1474

IntMin: 424 Organised Crime Groups Operate in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's interior ministry is monitoring 424 organised crime groups which are operating on the territory of the country.

Crime | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1707

Armed Robbery of Office Takes Place in Sofia

Three masked men robbed an office of a firm for confectionery located on the Suhodolska street in the Bulgarian capital shortly before or after midnight on Thursday.

Crime | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1521

Bulgaria’s Top Prosecutor Asks for More Staff at Border to Cope with Migration Pressure

Bulgaria’s Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has asked for additional funding and staff for the prosecution offices and courts in the regions bordering Grece and Turkey in view increased workload related to migratory pressure.

Crime | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1475

Turkey Demands Extradition of Terror Suspect Detained in Bulgaria

Turkish authorities have asked Bulgaria to extradite a man they say is a member of outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), Bulgarian media report.

Crime | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1543

Two People Arrested in Bulgaria Face Trial in Scotland over Stolen Paintings - BBC

A man and a woman arrested last month in Bulgaria are expected to appear before a court in Scotland on charges of allegedly stealing paintings in Aberdeenshire in 2001, the BBC reported on Monday.

Crime | June 20, 2016, Monday // 17:06 | Viewed: 1798

Bulgaria Sends Cargo Train Back to Greece on Suspicions of People Smuggling

Bulgarian border police have announced that a freight train was stopped and returned to Greece on Saturday amid suspicions it was transporting migrants.

Crime | June 20, 2016, Monday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1745

Bulgarian Police Detain 19 Migrants near Border with Serbia

Bulgarian police have detained 19 irregular migrants in Vidin Region, near the border with Serbia, as well as a Bulgarian citizen suspected on involvement in people trafficking.

Crime | June 17, 2016, Friday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2014

Authorities Detain 11 Illegal Migrants, One Smuggler Near Bulgaria's Primorsko

Eleven illegal immigrants were detained near Bulgaria's Black Sea town of Primorsko on Tuesday evening.

Crime | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1842

Eleven Irregular Migrants Detained in North-Central Bulgaria

Bulgarian police have detained 11 irregular migrants in the back of a Turkish-registered truck near the village of Kilifarevo, in north-central Bulgaria.

Crime | June 12, 2016, Sunday // 11:58 | Viewed: 2169

All Suspects in Shooting in Bulgaria’s Sunny Beach Have Been Detained

All suspects in the shooting, which took place in Bulgaria’s largest Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach on Wednesday evening, have been detained.

Crime | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 11:46 | Viewed: 6219

British Teenagers Escape Unharmed from Shooting at Bulgaria’s Sunny Beach

Five British teenagers on their first holiday abroad had to flee for their lives as a mafia-style shoot-out took place in the Bulgarian seaside resort of Sunny Beach, Dailyrecord.

Crime | June 10, 2016, Friday // 20:14 | Viewed: 2691

Two Suspected of Robbing Post Office in Bulgaria's Haskovo Released

The two suspects who had been detained in connection with the robbery of the central post office in Haskovo on Wednesday morning have been released.

Crime | June 10, 2016, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1912

Serbian Court Overrules Extradition of Tsvetan Vasilev to Bulgaria

The appellate court of Serbia has overruled the extradition of Bulgarian businessman Tsvetan Vasilev which had been granted by the High Court of Belgrade.

Crime | June 10, 2016, Friday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2004

19 Suspects Detained Over Shooting in Bulgaria’s Sunny Beach

A total of nineteen suspects have been detained in connection with the shooting in Bulgaria’s largest Black Sea resort Sunny Beach on Wednesday evening which left one man killed and two other heavily injured. One has been charged with intentional murder.

Crime | June 10, 2016, Friday // 08:18 | Viewed: 3731

Seven People Detained Over Shooting in Bulgaria's Sunny Beach

Seven people have been detained in connection with the shooting near a popular disco in Bulgaria's largest Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach on Wednesday evening.

Crime | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 13:46 | Viewed: 4984

Two Suspects Detained over Post Office Robbery in Bulgaria's Haskovo

Two suspects have reportedly been detained in connection with the robbery of the central post office in the Bulgarian city of Haskovo on Wednesday.

Crime | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 10:10 | Viewed: 2385

Shooting in Bulgaria's Sunny Beach Leaves One Dead, Three Wounded

A shooting in Bulgaria's largest Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach on Wednesday evening left one man dead and three other heavily wounded.

Crime | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 08:41 | Viewed: 26476