Crime

Alleged Gang Sexual Assault in a 5-Star Hotel in Egypt

Egypt's public prosecutor said Wednesday it has ordered an investigation into a gang rape allegation at a luxury hotel in Cairo in 2014 that surfaced on social media last month.

Crime | August 8, 2020, Saturday // 01:33 | Viewed: 5051

9 People Involved in a Criminal Group for Illegal Extraction and Sale of Wood Have Been Detained

The prosecutor's office is investigating an organized criminal group for illegal extraction, transportation and sale of wood the state prosecution said.

Crime | August 6, 2020, Thursday // 12:56 | Viewed: 4961

29-year-old Man Shot Near Sofia After a Car Race

A 29-year-old man was shot after a car race near the village of Petarch.

Crime | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 22:45 | Viewed: 4164

40 kg of Radioactive Blueberries From Chernobyl Were Seized by Ukrainian Border Patrol

Ukrainian border patrol personnel seized up to 40 kilograms (88 Pounds) of radioactive blueberries from two men in the exclusion zone of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, the country's State Border Guard Service said on Sunday.

Crime | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 01:27 | Viewed: 8456

Light Aircraft Overloaded With Cocaine Crashed on Take-Off on its Way to Australia

A light aircraft overloaded with cocaine crashed on take-off on its way to Australia, police said on Saturday, exposing a Melbourne-based crime syndicate and leading to the arrest of five men with alleged links to the Italian mafia.

Crime | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 20:30 | Viewed: 3765

Bulgaria: Large Drug Lab in Yambol Discovered During a Police Operation

A large drug laboratory in Yambol was broken down during an operation by the prosecutor's office and the police.

Crime | July 31, 2020, Friday // 22:31 | Viewed: 4823

Man Was Stabbed Near the National Theater

Police are investigating an incident near the “Ivan Vazov" National Theater in Sofia.

Crime | July 29, 2020, Wednesday // 22:08 | Viewed: 2599

Bulgarian Businessman Atanas Bobokov Will Remain in Custody

Businessman Atanas Bobokov will remain in custody.

Crime | July 27, 2020, Monday // 23:59 | Viewed: 3551

Bulgaria: Man from Stara Zagora Making Forgeries of Archeological Objects was Detained

A 50-year-old man from Stara Zagora was detained during a specialized police operation to intercept, detect and document crimes related to the falsification of archaeological objects and trafficking with them.

Crime | July 27, 2020, Monday // 23:50 | Viewed: 2745

Bulgaria: Murdered Man Found in the Sea Near a Beach in Varna

The body of a man was taken out of the sea near the beach “Purva Buna” in Varna.

Crime | July 21, 2020, Tuesday // 23:50 | Viewed: 4686

Bulgaria: The Specialized Prosecutor's Office Detains People Close to Bozhkov

A large-scale operation by the Specialized Prosecutor's Office and the Ministry of Interior started early this morning in Sofia.

Crime | July 21, 2020, Tuesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 3878

NCSC: Russian Spies Are Trying to Steal COVID-19 Vaccine Researches

Russian spies are targeting organisations trying to develop a coronavirus vaccine in the UK, US and Canada, security services have warned.

Crime | July 17, 2020, Friday // 16:31 | Viewed: 4081

Bulgaria: Three Police Officers Were Injured on Kyusendil

Three police officers and a service dog were injured in an attack by gypsies in Kyustendil.

Crime | July 16, 2020, Thursday // 17:06 | Viewed: 3070

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor: Vasil Bozhkov and Tsvetan Vassilev Partner with Politicians and Journalists to Sabotage Bulgaria's Justice System

"Politicians and oligarchs to pay provocateurs to use civic energy is not new.

Crime | July 14, 2020, Tuesday // 14:37 | Viewed: 5100

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Ivan Geshev: An Inspection of the Minister of Culture Has Been Appointed

The Supreme Administrative Prosecutor's Office will appoint an inspection of the Minister of Culture Boil Banov and will refer to the Special Prosecutor's Office for crimes committed according to it.

Crime | July 10, 2020, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 4074

SP's Office Summons PM Borissov over the Bobokov Investigation

The specialized prosecutor’s office is summoning Prime Minister Boyko Borissov on 7 July, in the capacity of witness, over allegations made, in the media, by businessman Plamen Bobokov who is currently under investigation.

Crime | July 6, 2020, Monday // 12:55 | Viewed: 3498

Bulgarian Commandos Arrested Bozhkov's Security Chief

Two operations with the participation of heavily armed commandos and prosecutors from the Specialized Prosecutor's Office are being held in Sofia.

Crime | July 3, 2020, Friday // 10:53 | Viewed: 5094

Bulgarian of Syrian Descent Arrested in Bourgas for Terrorism

A Bulgarian national of Syrian descent, as well as 15 of his associates were arrested on July 1 for suspected terrorism.

Crime | July 2, 2020, Thursday // 14:37 | Viewed: 4675

Bulgaria: Anti-Corruption Commission with Claims for BGN 140 Million Against Minyu and Stayko Staykovi

The Anti-Corruption Commission filed claims for confiscation of illegally acquired property in the total amount of BGN 139,577,143.

Crime | July 1, 2020, Wednesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 4833

Bulgaria: Former Ministers Simeon Dyankov, Traicho Traikov and Businessman Prokopiev Acquitted in EVN Case

The Specialized Criminal Court on June 28 acquitted former minister of finance in Boyko Borissov's first cabinet Simeon Djankov, the businessman Ivo Prokopiev, former minister of economy Traicho Traikov and three employees of Bulbrokers company in a case

Crime | June 29, 2020, Monday // 19:28 | Viewed: 3365

Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor Geshev: Senior Officials Have Been Arrested in Anti-Drug Operations

Two senior officials from the Chief Directorate for Combatting Organised Crime have been arrested.

Crime | June 26, 2020, Friday // 16:44 | Viewed: 4349
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