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17 Years Ago Today: Libya's Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentences for Five Bulgarian Nurses in AIDS Case

Seventeen years ago today, Libya's Supreme Court of Cassation confirmed conclusively the death sentences imposed on five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor on December 19, 2006 by the Criminal Court on charges of deliberate HIV infection of hundred

Crime | July 11, 2024, Thursday // 11:22 | Viewed: 2787

Bulgarian Prosecutor Detained After Refusing Alcohol and Drug Tests

Police in Bulgaria have detained Metodi Velkov, a prosecutor from the Territorial Department-Nessebar at the District Prosecutor's Office in Burgas

Crime | July 10, 2024, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2454

Sofia Shooting Horror: Deadly Attack Unfolds in Broad Daylight

In Sofia's "Moderno Predgradie" neighborhood, a shooting incident has resulted in one fatality and two injuries

Crime | July 4, 2024, Thursday // 17:11 | Viewed: 4609

Greek Media: Bulgarian Ruja Ignatova Wanted in Athens

Greek media outlets are extensively covering the announcement of a 5 million USD reward by the United States for information leading to the apprehension of Ruja Ignatova

Crime | July 1, 2024, Monday // 11:57 | Viewed: 2999

Evelin Banev 'Brendo': Serving Time in Bulgaria, Yet Awaiting Foreign Sentences

Evelin Banev, also known as "Brendo", began serving his six-year prison sentence for money laundering from drug trafficking on Monday

Crime | June 28, 2024, Friday // 14:51 | Viewed: 3167

Ruja Ignatova's Associate Surrenders to US Authorities

William Morro, a key associate of Ruja Ignatova, has surrendered to authorities in the United States

Crime | June 27, 2024, Thursday // 13:29 | Viewed: 3770

US Ambassador and FBI Prompt Bulgaria's In Absentia Charges Against Ruja Ignatova

The Bulgarian Prosecutor's Office, together with the US government, has announced plans to indict Ruja Ignatova in absentia

Crime | June 26, 2024, Wednesday // 17:45 | Viewed: 3920

US Offers $5 Million Bounty for Arrest of Bulgarian Ruja Ignatova in Massive Fraud Case

The US government has announced a reward of up to 5 million USD for information leading to the arrest of Ruja Ignatova, in connection with a major investigation involving Bulgarian and American authorities

Crime | June 26, 2024, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 3340

Bulgarian Court Postponed the Case for Evgenia Who was Killed and Found in a Suitcase

The Sofia Court of Appeal has postponed the case of Evgenia Vladimirova, who was found murdered in a suitcase

Crime | June 26, 2024, Wednesday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2515

No Charges Filed in Suspicious Death of British Patient at Plovdiv Hospital

The security guards from the Hospital "St. George" in Plovdiv have been released without charges following an altercation with a British patient who later died

Crime | June 25, 2024, Tuesday // 15:28 | Viewed: 2946

Repeated Arrests and No Convictions: Orlin Gigov Murdered his Ukrainian Girlfriend and the State Did Nothing

Orlin Gigov, known for multiple arrests related to violence against women, has been implicated, in the fatal beating of his girlfriend, Ukrainian citizen Silvia Kirkova.

Crime | June 25, 2024, Tuesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3693

Fugitive 'Brendo' Requests to Serve Sentences in Bulgaria

Evelin Banev, known as "Brendo", who had been on the run for six years, surrendered to Bulgarian authorities yesterday and is now incarcerated at Central Sofia Prison.

Crime | June 25, 2024, Tuesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 2806

Notorious Drug Lord Evelin Banev 'Brendo' Turns Himself In After Years on the Run (UPDATED + VIDEO)

Around 7:30 a.m. this morning, Evelyn Banev, known as "Brendo", who had been internationally wanted, surrendered voluntarily

Crime | June 24, 2024, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 5235

Ukrainian National Detained for Espionage at Bulgarian Thermal Power Plant

A 23-year-old man has been detained for suspected espionage at the Bulgarian TPP "Maritsa Iztok 2"

Crime | June 19, 2024, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 3151

Cyprus: Bulgarian Man Kills Wife During Violent Dispute

A 48-year-old Bulgarian man has been arrested for the brutal murder of his 41-year-old wife in Tremithousa, Cyprus

Crime | June 15, 2024, Saturday // 15:10 | Viewed: 4237

Bulgarian Authorities Crack Down on Bank Account Draining and Money Laundering Ring

11 individuals have been indicted and three of them detained for up to 72 hours in connection with the dismantling of a criminal group involved in bank account draining and money laundering

Crime | June 6, 2024, Thursday // 13:06 | Viewed: 3545

Terrifying Incident: Man Stabs Women, Triggers Police Standoff in Pleven Region

Last night, a disturbing incident unfolded in the village of Ruptsi, located in the Cherven Bryag municipality of Pleven region

Crime | June 5, 2024, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2959

Missing Girl Found in Bulgarian Town Following Kidnapping by 16-Years-Old Boy (UPDATED)

In the Bulgarian town of Lyaskovets, a search operation has been initiated by the police from Gorna Oryahovitsa for a 10-year-old girl

Crime | June 5, 2024, Wednesday // 08:54 | Viewed: 4295

Murder in Topolovgrad: Man Uses Wooden Stake to Kill Wife

A 57-year-old man killed his wife in the village of Hlyabovo, Topolovgrad, before attempting suicide

Crime | June 4, 2024, Tuesday // 15:06 | Viewed: 4163

Missing Crypto-Queen's Dark Ties with Bulgarian Crime Boss Revealed

FBI-wanted Ruja Ignatova, who defrauded investors of 4.5 billion USD, had close ties to Christophoros Amanatidis-Taki

Crime | June 3, 2024, Monday // 15:10 | Viewed: 5709

Horror in Vratsa: Woman Endures Six-Hour Torture by Ex-Husband

A divorced woman faced a horrifying ordeal when her second husband brutally attacked her in her apartment in Vratsa, Bulgaria

Crime | June 3, 2024, Monday // 09:33 | Viewed: 4880
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