Police arrested sixteen foreign nationals at Heraklio airport "Nikos Kazantzakis" on Crete. The foreign nationals, 11 men and 5 women aged from 18 to 45, attempted to travel abroad with fake travel documents issued by the authorities of France, Germany, Belgium, Bulgaria, Norway, Finland and the Czech Republic.
A total of 5,633 people were arrested in the first 10 months of 2018 while attempting to depart from Greek airports on fake travel documents, police said on Friday.
An elderly man was arrested in Thessaloniki accused of illegally renting lodgings to irregular migrants. The 85-year old was renting two flats in the area of Neapolis without having signed a residential lease agreement.
Two 15-year old boys were arrested after an attack on a bus in the area of Ag. Anargiri. According to the police, they attacked the bus with rocks. The boys have now been transferred to the attorney of the Athens Misdemeanours Court.
Two border policemen arrested on October 25 for helping irregular migrants enter the country through the northeastern borders will be held in custody in Grevena, NW Greece, pending a trial in Komotini.
Two police officers and one private individual have been arrested so far during an ongoing Greek Police Internal Affairs investigation in northern Greece, sources said on Thursday.
Police arrested two people for attempting to smuggle more than 60 kilos of cannabis into Turkey from Greece, authorities said on Monday.
A 34-year-old police officer arrested on suspicion of committing robbery, along with three unidentified accomplices, has been suspended from duty, police announced on Saturday.
Police Internal Affairs arrested on Friday a 34-year old policeman who was found beaten and tied up in an apartment in the Piraeus district of Nikaia.
A 45-year old individial was arrested in Efkarpia, Thessaloniki for alleged membership in a drug dealing ring. Acting on a tip-off, police raided a parking lot where they found the suspect with three packages of heroine weighing a total of…