A 62-year-old foreign national with an outstanding European arrest warrant for repeated counts of sexual abuse and rape of minors has been arrested and was led before a Patras prosecutor, police announced on Thursday.
The coast guard on Thursday pursued and arrested a 37-year-old man who had delivered seven irregular migrants on Kos island and tried to evade authorities on a high-speed boat.
Arrested MP Kostas Barbaroussis was released on bail on Wednesday, after testifying before an examining magistrate on a criminal charge of committing "preparatory acts to commit high treason".
Police arrested the MP Kostas Barbaroussis, now ousted from the far-right Golden Dawn party with which he was elected, at a house in the Athens suburb of Penteli shortly after 8:00 on Monday.
Eighteen persons have been arrested so far in the framework of police's financial squad operation on the case of illegal tobacco products which is currently underway.
A police officer and two asylum seekers from Cameroon were arrested in Mytilene and charged with being members of a ring forging documents and illegally transporting migrants.
A 40-year old trafficker who transferred 12 undocumented migrants in his vehicle, was arrested on the old Thessaloniki-Kavala national road on Tuesday.
A 19-year old girl and her 54-year old mother were arrested on Sunday in connection with the dead infant found in a garbage bin in Petroupoli, an outlying northwestern suburb of Athens, in February.
A 53-year-old local man and his 32-year-old daughter, along with a 37-year-old foreign national, were arrested in Thessaloniki and charged with drug dealing, authorities announced on Friday.
A 42-year old Albanian national who had escaped from Tiryntha prison was arrested at the border station of Krystallopigi on the Greek-Albanian border on Friday evening.