Crime

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: 3524

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: 4477

Unregulated Contacts of President Radev’s Secretary with Businessman Plamen Bobokov

The Prosecutor’s Office has released new information about the correspondence between President Radev’s Secretary Plamen Uzunov and businessman Plamen Bobokov.

Crime | June 25, 2020, Thursday // 10:37 | Viewed: 3800

PM Boyko Borisov, Vladislav Goranov and Menda Stoyanova Are Questioned in the Investigation Against Mogul Bozhkov

3610 objects with signs of movable cultural values ​​have been seized so far from the office of Vasil Bozhkov on the capital's Moskovska Street.

Crime | June 22, 2020, Monday // 15:10 | Viewed: 4624

Commission for Combating Corruption Checks Bulgarian Education Minister Valchev for Conflict of Interest

The Commission for Combating Corruption and Confiscation of Illegally Acquired Property filed a complaint with the Minister of Education and Science Krassimir Valchev, the Commission announced.

Crime | June 17, 2020, Wednesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 5180

Bollywood Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, Found Dead at his Mumbai Home

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has been found dead at his Mumbai home, Indian media reported Sunday, citing police confirmation.

Crime | June 15, 2020, Monday // 13:41 | Viewed: 4584

The Accused Vasil Bozhkov: I Have Photos, Records and Witnesses for 60 Million Given to PM Borissov and Minister Goranov

On Friday the investigative news site bivol.

Crime | June 8, 2020, Monday // 16:22 | Viewed: 7389

47 Arrests in Varna Today

In the course of a specialized police operation conducted today in the Varna region, under the supervision of the prosecutor's office, the police from Varna revealed a total of eight crimes - for making and distributing counterfeit money, for producing dr

Crime | June 4, 2020, Thursday // 19:07 | Viewed: 5923

Three Police Officers of Bulgarian Origin Were Injured in the US Riots

Three police officers of Bulgarian origin were injured during the riots in the United States.

Crime | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 23:28 | Viewed: 3627

In Varna Student Who Killed his Father Was Found Guilty

A student who killed his father in Varna was convicted.

Crime | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 18:52 | Viewed: 3466

Development: More Arrested for Illegal Import of Waste from Italy

Deputy Environment Minister Krassimir Zhivkov and the businessmen Bobokovi brothers on May 28 were detained for 24 hours.

Crime | May 29, 2020, Friday // 11:38 | Viewed: 6233

AP: More Than 360 kg of Cocaine were Found in an Apartment in Sofia

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarian police have discovered and seized more than 360 kilograms (nearly 800 pounds) of cocaine from an apartment in the capital.

Crime | May 29, 2020, Friday // 01:51 | Viewed: 4576

Say My Name: People Outraged over the Death of George Floyd - Unarmed Black Man Killed by Police

Cardi B, Diddy, Ciara and LeBron James led the way of celebs outraged over the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd, after a police officer drove his knee into the back of Floyd's neck, rendering him unable to breath

Crime | May 28, 2020, Thursday // 15:03 | Viewed: 8319

Plovdiv: A 16 Year Old Boy Was Kidnapped. The Kidnappers Were Found

Three people have been arrested for blackmailing and kidnapping a 16-year-old boy in Plovdiv.

Crime | May 23, 2020, Saturday // 00:36 | Viewed: 4418

A Turkish Citizen Tried to Smuggle 2460 Tablets Viagra Through Bulgaria

Smuggled medical products to increase male potency were seized by customs officers from DG Intelligence and Investigation.

Crime | May 22, 2020, Friday // 00:02 | Viewed: 4327

Police Chase in Druzhba District - 4 Men Detained

Four men were detained after a chase with the police in the capital's Druzhba district.

Crime | May 19, 2020, Tuesday // 00:04 | Viewed: 3511

Citizen of Northern Macedonia Crossed the Bulgarian Border Illegaly and Damaged 2 Police Cars

A 39-year-old citizen of Northern Macedonia crossed the Bulgarian border illegally, disobeyed the police and hit a patrol car in Kyustendil.

Crime | May 15, 2020, Friday // 20:25 | Viewed: 4354

Two Bulgarians were Detained with 40kg of Heroin in Georgia

Georgian authorities, in cooperation with US anti-trafficking authorities, busted an organized criminal group.

Crime | April 27, 2020, Monday // 16:15 | Viewed: 5362

1048 Pre-Trial Proceedings for Non-Compliance with Covid-19 Emergency Measures

A total of 1048 pre-trial proceedings have been initiated since the start of the coronavirus State of Emergency on March 13 for non-compliance with measures and rules related to curbing the spread of Covid-19, the Prosecutor’s Office said on April 23.

Crime | April 24, 2020, Friday // 18:56 | Viewed: 5738

One of Europe's Most Wanted Jihadists was Arrested

He was detained in the southeastern port city of Almeria

Crime | April 23, 2020, Thursday // 09:18 | Viewed: 5342

Sofia District Prosecutor's Office: Volen Siderov Wanted!

Volen Siderov has been declared for a nationwide search, the Sofia District Prosecutor's Office announced.

Crime | April 15, 2020, Wednesday // 12:11 | Viewed: 7757
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