Crime

Bulgaria Seizes nearly 1 Ton of illegal Hookah Tobacco

Bulgarian customs officers at Danube Bridge checkpoint near the town of Vidin at the border with Romania have captured 997 kg of undeclared hookah tobacco, officials said here on Wednesday.

Crime | February 6, 2019, Wednesday // 16:27 | Viewed: 3873

Specialised Criminal Court Held a Sitting on Corpbank Siphoning Off Trial

The trial on the collapse of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) in Bulgaria is expected to move forward and begin examination of evidence.

Crime | February 6, 2019, Wednesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 3338

Turkish Coast Guard Units on Sunday Rescued 52 Illegal Migrants

Turkish coast guard units on Sunday rescued 52 irregular migrants, including 25 children, in the western province of Aydin, reported Anadolu Agency.

Crime | February 4, 2019, Monday // 08:33 | Viewed: 3234

Bomb Threat Shuts Australia International Airport

One of Australia's busiest international airports was locked down after a man brandished a knife and made a bomb threat at a food court, prompting travellers to flee in panic, officials said Sunday, reported AFP.

Crime | February 3, 2019, Sunday // 12:37 | Viewed: 3327

Bank Employee from Northeastern Bulgaria Arrested for Embezzling over BGN 200,000

A 29-year-old bank employee in the town of Dulovo has been detained for embezzling large amounts of money, said the Silistra Directorate of the Ministry of the Interior.

Crime | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:44 | Viewed: 6218

Head of Work Capability Assessment Commission in North Bulgaria was Arrested for Taking Bribes

The head of the Work Capability Assessment Commission in Lovech (central North Bulgaria).

Crime | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:14 | Viewed: 3405

Sofia Police Breaks up Phone Fraud for over BGN 100,000

The Fraud Squad, the National Police and Sofia Police Department have broken up a phone fraud that has been going on for almost a month, said the press office of the Ministry of the Interior.

Crime | January 31, 2019, Thursday // 17:04 | Viewed: 3642

Bitcoin Exchange Operator from Bulgaria Faces Extradition to the US

RGCoins, a small-scale Bitcoin exchange service based in Bulgaria, is under an investigation.

Crime | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 6211

Florida Man Transfered $200,000 to Bulgarian 'Cam Girl' before Killing Family

Prior to gunning down his parents and brother in their Chuluota home, the man accused of killing them stole $200,000 from the victims to fund an online, pornographic relationship with a woman in Bulgaria, according to a Seminole County arrest warrant, rep

Crime | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 3460

At Least 18 Dead in Twin Bomb Attack on Philippine Church

At least 18 people were killed when two bombs hit a church on a southern Philippine island that is a stronghold of Islamist militants, the military said Sunday, days after voters backed the creation of a new Muslim autonomous region, reports AFP.

Crime | January 27, 2019, Sunday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2537

Four Sofia Police Officers Charged with Criminal Group, Influence Peddling and Fraud

Four officers from the 4th police department have been charged with taking part in a criminal group, influence peddling and fraud, the Ministry of Interior said.

Crime | January 25, 2019, Friday // 15:45 | Viewed: 3326

An Elderly Man Killed a Dog by Throwing it out of the Eighth Floor in Silistra

An elderly man threw a dog from the eight floor of an apartment building in Silistra.

Crime | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:30 | Viewed: 3523

Five Police Officers Detained in Sofia for Corruption and Blackmailing Traders

Five police officers from the economic police unit of the Fourth Regional Police Station in Sofia were detained on 24th of January in a joint operation by the police and the special prosecutor’s office.

Crime | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 09:34 | Viewed: 3245

Three illegal Migrants Detained on Kapitan Petko Voyvoda Checkpoint

Three illegal migrants were detained yesterday as border police officers inspected a truck on the Kapitan Petko Voyvoda checkpoint, the Ministry of Interior said.

Crime | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 14:08 | Viewed: 3189

Turkish Authorities Seized 104 kg. Heroin at the Turkish-Bulgarian Border

The value of the drug exceeds TRY 21 million, reported NOVA TV.

Crime | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 09:24 | Viewed: 2914

71-Year-Old Woman From Svilengrad Gave BGN 14 000 to Phone Scammers

A resident of Svilengrad at the age of 71 has been a victim of phone scammers, the District Police Directorate of Haskovo has announced.

Crime | January 22, 2019, Tuesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1560

Macedonian Citizen was Detained for Assault of a Policeman in Sofia

A 33-year-old Macedonian citizen was arrested in Sofia after he assaulted a policeman in the district of Druzhba in the capital .

Crime | January 21, 2019, Monday // 11:03 | Viewed: 2597

Bulgaria Charges Six With Financing Syrian 'Terrorist' Groups As Network Uncovered

Bulgarian prosecutors have charged five Syrians and a Bulgarian woman with financing terrorist groups in the Middle East, reports Radio Free Europe.

Crime | January 20, 2019, Sunday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2176

Bulgaria Extradites Russian Hacker to US: Embassy

Bulgaria has extradited a Russian indicted by a US court for mounting a complex hacking scheme to the United States, the Russian embassy in Washington said Saturday, reported AFPThe Russian embassy, in a statement on its VK social network, said Alexander

Crime | January 19, 2019, Saturday // 13:36 | Viewed: 3147

43 People Detained in a Large-Scale Operation in Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s specialised prosecutor's office, together with the State Agency for National Security and the State Agency for Combating Organised Crime, conducted procedural investigations on the territory of the cities of Sofia, Pleven, Blagoevgrad, Razgrad,

Crime | January 18, 2019, Friday // 14:14 | Viewed: 6247

Bulgarian Customs Officers Prevented Smuggling of 1,5 kg of Gold Jewels

Customs officials prevented an attempt for smuggling of more than 1.

Crime | January 15, 2019, Tuesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 3205
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