Crime

39 Bodies Were Found in Lorry Container Arriving from Bulgaria to the UK

A truck with 39 bodies was found in Essex, southeast England.

Crime | October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 12:07 | Viewed: 10251

33 Bulgarian Women Were Killed by a Family Member or Intimate Partner in 2018

Bulgaria has a low proportion of reports of domestic violence and women should be encouraged to report such cases, United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women Dubravka Šimonovic said at a press conference, BNR reported.

Crime | October 21, 2019, Monday // 18:16 | Viewed: 3239

Two Underage Migrants Arrested for Raping a Girl in Sofia

Two migrants from Afghanistan have been arrested for raping an underage girl in Sofia.

Crime | October 21, 2019, Monday // 14:32 | Viewed: 5104

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: 3327

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: 2891

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: 3606

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: 7076

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: 2949

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: 3105

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: 2992

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: 3359

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: 4095

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: 3605

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: 4163

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: 5866

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: 4750

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: 3148

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: 3523

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: 3265

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: 4754

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: 3963
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