Crime

French Intelligence Services Detained a man Planning a 9/11 Style Attack in France

One man was detained in a preliminary arrest in France on suspicion of planning a September 11-style plane hijacking and attack.

Crime | October 18, 2019, Friday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1300

387 Bulgarians Became Victims of Trafficking since the Beginning of the Year - Most of Them - Women

387 Bulgarians became victims of trafficking for the first 9 months of 2019.

Crime | October 18, 2019, Friday // 12:14 | Viewed: 1373

More than 300 People from Over 12 Countries Arrested after Authorities Took a Child Pornography Site Down

Hundreds of people around the world have been arrested after a child pornography site in the Dark web was taken down by authorities in March 2018.

Crime | October 17, 2019, Thursday // 19:12 | Viewed: 2019

Three Bulgarians Were Killed in a Shooting in Chicago

Three Bulgarians were shot dead in their home in Chicago while eating dinner.

Crime | October 14, 2019, Monday // 10:03 | Viewed: 4221

Bulgarian MPs Approved the Removal of the Fast Track Trial Proceedings in Premeditated Murder Cases

Bulgarian MPs on October 9 voted to approve amendments to the Penal Procedure Code which remove the use of fast track trial proceedings in premeditated murder cases, BNT reported.

Crime | October 10, 2019, Thursday // 18:09 | Viewed: 2099

Police Officers Arrested Two Bulgarians for Trafficking in Persons for Begging in France and Sweden

The special prosecution has brought charges against two persons involved in trafficking in human beings in France and Sweden for the purpose of recruiting, transporting and coercing them into begging, said the press office of the Ministry of the Interior.

Crime | October 10, 2019, Thursday // 18:05 | Viewed: 2269

Attention: New Types of Designer Drugs!

For 2018, 51 new substances have appeared, which are being added to so-called designer drugs.

Crime | October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2286

Police Officers Seized Over 8,000,000 Pieces Illegal Cigarettes for Over BGN 3 Million

Over 8,000,000 pieces of illegal cigarettes were seized as part of a joint operation by the State Security Service and the Customs Agency.

Crime | October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 2328

Protesters Dyed the Iconic Wall Street Charging Bull in New York

Protesting eco-activists poured the iconic Wall Street charging bull in New York with fake blood.

Crime | October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2446

A Bomb Exploded in a Garage in a Downtown Montana Building

A bomb has exploded in a residential building on Vasil Levski Street in the northwest town of Montana, the regional directorate of the Bulgarian Ministry of the Interior - Montana reported.

Crime | October 7, 2019, Monday // 19:37 | Viewed: 2546

Two People Arrested over the Bank Robbery in Sofia

Two people have been arrested over a bank robbery in Sofia, Emilia Rusinova, head of Sofia City Prosecutor's Office, told a press briefing at the Sofia Court House, Focus News Agency reported.

Crime | October 7, 2019, Monday // 17:59 | Viewed: 3152

Bank Office in Sofia - Robbed

BGN 185,000 were stolen from an office of a bank located in a hypermarket on Europe's Blvd.

Crime | October 6, 2019, Sunday // 14:37 | Viewed: 4604

The Amount of the Cocaine Shipped from Brazil to Europe Is Increasing

Brazil is becoming a growing exporter, ahead of Colombia's largest producer.

Crime | October 4, 2019, Friday // 12:20 | Viewed: 3233

Four Police Officers Were Killed in a Paris Knife Attack

Four police officers were killed with a knife inside police headquarters in Paris.

Crime | October 4, 2019, Friday // 11:36 | Viewed: 2355

Crime Group Involved in Property Fraud and Extortion of Elderly People Dismantled Today

There have been three cases and three attempts at property fraud through extortion of elderly people, Deputy Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev told a press briefing on today’s police raid in Orlandovtsi quarter, a Focus News Agency reporter said.

Crime | October 3, 2019, Thursday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2674

More than 11 Tonnes of Cannabis Were Seized During a Specialized Action in Blagoevgrad District

More than 11 tonnes of cannabis were found and seized in a specialized action by criminologists from the Ministry of Interior - Blagoevgrad and the gendarmerie.

Crime | October 2, 2019, Wednesday // 19:57 | Viewed: 2441

UK Court Sentenced Bulgarian Woman to 9 Years in Prison

A 48-year-old Bulgarian woman was sentenced to 9 years in prison in the United Kingdom for beating and robbery.

Crime | September 28, 2019, Saturday // 15:01 | Viewed: 3374

Police Officers Busted a Group for Heroin Trafficking from Turkey through Bulgaria to the Netherlands

A group fro trafficking of large quantities of heroin from Turkey through Bulgaria to the Netherlands has been busted, prosecutors say.

Crime | September 27, 2019, Friday // 12:00 | Viewed: 3068

10 People Detained for Migrant Smuggling to Serbia and Western Europe

The Special Prosecutor’s Office has charged ten persons with participating in an organised crime group involved in smuggling individuals and groups of migrants across the country, said the Appellate Special Prosecutor's Office.

Crime | September 26, 2019, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2740

Iran Seizes nearly 9 Tonnes of Drugs Destined for Europe

Iran seized 8.

Crime | September 26, 2019, Thursday // 13:31 | Viewed: 2824

The Greek Criminal Group Which Was Selling Bulgarian Babies reportedly Won over Half a Million Euros

€ 500,000 was the profit of the organized crime group for illegal adoptions and trafficking in eggs in Greece, police officials said in a statement quoted by Kathimerini newspaper.

Crime | September 26, 2019, Thursday // 12:39 | Viewed: 3074
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