Crime

Does IS Have a New Leader?

Secret US special operations on Saturday and Sunday led to the death of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and his spokesman, Abu al-Hasan al-Muhajir, in Syria, but the organization has already identified its successor, Newsweek reports "who f

Crime | October 28, 2019, Monday // 13:48 | Viewed: 2571

Over Four Tonnes of Field-Grown Cannabis Found in Village near Blagoevgrad

The Sandanski regional police office has conducted a counter-drug operation, the Ministry of the Interior – Blagoevgrad.

Crime | October 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:15 | Viewed: 3375

The Identification of the 39 Victims in the Essex Truck Has Begun

Police have begun work to identify the 39 victims found in a truck in Essex.

Crime | October 24, 2019, Thursday // 07:46 | Viewed: 3219

PM Boyko Borissov: Over 62 Tonnes of Cut Tobacco Detained by the Customs and the Ministry of the Interior

Over 62 tonnes of cut tobacco have been detained by the Customs and the Ministry of the Interior, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov told a press conference on the results of an empty pack survey showing trends and levels of illicit cigarette trafficking in th

Crime | October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 17:00 | Viewed: 3100

Three Bulgarians Have Been Sentenced in London for Sexual Exploitation

Three Bulgarians have been sentenced by a London court for sexual exploitation following a joint investigation by British services, the Special Prosecutor's Office and the Bulgaria's General Directorate for Combatting Organized Crime (GDBOP), the Special

Crime | October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 2780

Five People Have Been Detained for Participating in a Migrant Trafficking Group

Five people were detained on October 17 in a joint investigation of the Special Prosecutor's Office, the State Attorney's Office and the Interior Ministry in Plovdiv, with the assistance of the Gendarmerie Directorate, the Interior Ministry said.

Crime | October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2531

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: 9407

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: 2642

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: 3994

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: 2766

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: 2500

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: 2665

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: 5336

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: 2466

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: 2638

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: 2582

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: 2694

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: 2756

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: 2928

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: 3504

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: 5093
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