Crime

Europol: Crime is Increasing Rapidly during the Coronavirus Pandemic

During this unprecedented crisis, governments across Europe are intensifying their efforts to combat the global spread of the coronavirus by enacting various measures to support public health systems, safeguard the economy and to ensure public order and s

Crime | March 27, 2020, Friday // 14:55 | Viewed: 3358

Bulgarian Detained with 10 kg of Heroin at Malko Tarnovo Border Checkpoint

A Bulgarian was arrested while trying to transport 10 kg of heroin across the country's border, the District Prosecutor's Office in Burgas announced.

Crime | March 16, 2020, Monday // 16:58 | Viewed: 3110

Bulgarian Citizen Arrested in Turkey for Drug Trafficking

Bulgarian citizen was arrested in Turkey for drug trafficking across the border, Hürriyet reports.

Crime | March 11, 2020, Wednesday // 13:54 | Viewed: 2649

Top 7 Most Stolen Cars in Bulgaria

According to Eurostat data published in November, for the period 2015-2017, police in the EU have registered an average of 697,000 car thefts a year.

Crime | March 11, 2020, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 3589

15 Tonnes of Marijuana were Seized in Mexico

The Mexican Defense Ministry said the military seized a truck loaded with 15.

Crime | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 2464

Two Iranian Citizens Arrested for Attempting to Smuggle 687 kg of Heroin worth about BGN 62 Million

Haskovo District Prosecutor's Office has pressed charges against two Iranian citizens for attempting to smuggle 687 kg of heroin worth about BGN 62 million, said the press office of the Appellate Prosecutor's Office – Plovdiv, Focus News Agency reported.

Crime | March 5, 2020, Thursday // 17:34 | Viewed: 2686

Vasil Bozhkov's Secretary Remains in Custody

The former secretary of the fugitive gambling tycoon Vasil Bozhkov remains permanently in custody.

Crime | March 4, 2020, Wednesday // 18:18 | Viewed: 2509

A Man Took 30 Hostages at a Shopping Mall in the Philippines

An armed man took about 30 people hostage in the Philippines' capital, Manila.

Crime | March 2, 2020, Monday // 11:48 | Viewed: 2443

24 People Accused of Online Rumor-Mongering about the Spread of the Coronavirus Arrested in Iran

Authorities in Iran have arrested 24 people accused of online rumor-mongering about the spread of the coronavirus, according to BGNES.

Crime | February 27, 2020, Thursday // 07:32 | Viewed: 3226

One Tonne of Cocaine Seized in Venezuelan Waters

One tonne of cocaine was seized aboard the Ares ship in Venezuelan waters.

Crime | February 26, 2020, Wednesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 2552

Producer Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty

Producer Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.

Crime | February 25, 2020, Tuesday // 08:17 | Viewed: 2581

Bulgarian Woman Arrested for Drug Trafficking in Spain

32 people were detained during the large-scale operation.

Crime | February 24, 2020, Monday // 17:24 | Viewed: 2913

43 Migrants were Found in a Truck in Northern Macedonia

43 migrants from Bangladesh have been found in a truck in Northeastern Macedonia, MIA reported.

Crime | February 23, 2020, Sunday // 16:37 | Viewed: 2910

The Interior Ministry has no Information on an Investigation by the Spanish Authorities against PM Borissov

The Interior Ministry has no information about an investigation by Spanish authorities against Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Crime | February 21, 2020, Friday // 15:29 | Viewed: 3604

One of the Killed in the Shootings in the German city of Hanau is a Bulgarian Citizen

A 40-year-old Bulgarian is one of the victims of the massacre in the German city of Hanau in which at least 11 people were killed and several others were seriously injured.

Crime | February 20, 2020, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 3285

The Rapper Pop Smoke was Shot Dead

The American rapper Pop Smoke has died in the United States as a result of a gunshot wound.

Crime | February 20, 2020, Thursday // 07:05 | Viewed: 2808

Ministry of Justice Asked the UAE for the Extradition of Vasil Bozhkov

On February 15, 2020, the Ministry of Justice sent the request of the Prosecutor General for the extradition of Vasil Bozhkov to the Bulgarian Embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Crime | February 18, 2020, Tuesday // 06:53 | Viewed: 3229

24 People were Killed in a Church Attack in Burkina Faso

At least 24 people were killed in a church attack by about 20 jihadists in Pansy village in Burkina Faso,.

Crime | February 17, 2020, Monday // 16:12 | Viewed: 2580

A Record 5 Tonnes of Cocaine Seized in Costa Rica

Costa Rica police seized the largest amount of drug in its history yesterday - 5 tonnes of cocaine hidden in a container of flowers that was to be loaded today in the port of Limon, on the Caribbean coast, France Press reported.

Crime | February 16, 2020, Sunday // 12:16 | Viewed: 3254

Petrich Municipality Investigated by OLAF

OLAF, the European Anti-Fraud Office, is investigating the municipality of Petrich for alleged misuse of € 750,000 allocated to repair an already non-existing building.

Crime | February 13, 2020, Thursday // 23:09 | Viewed: 4511

Vasil Bozhkov Charged with Two More Crimes

Two more charges have been pressed against the embattled gambling mogul Vasil Bozhkov.

Crime | February 13, 2020, Thursday // 15:39 | Viewed: 3942
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