The Hellenic Police (ELAS) on Sunday announced the dismantling of an extensive sex-trafficking ring that used sham civil partnership agreements to get legal residence permits for the women it smuggled into Greece to work as prostitutes and hostesses.
Two members of the antiauthoritarian group Rouvikonas were detained and taken to the Attica police headquarters on Thursday, after they were spotted "acting suspiciously" in the vicinity of the Austrian Embassy in Athens.
Police launched a drug operation in Exarchia on Wednesday, in a bid to stamp out drug usage and peddling in the main square area.
A large scale police operation was taking place at Roma camps in Agia Sotira, west of Athens, on Friday afternoon, police said. According to authorities, 21 people had been arrested who were found to be in possession of a large amount of…
Police on Friday arrested a 39-year-old man, believed to be a member of the anti-establishment group 'Rouvikonas', for a social media post threatening to burn down the private television channel Skai.
A 52-year-old man wanted in connection with an outstanding sentence of life imprisonment was arrested early on Sunday in the port city of Patras.
Police caught early on Saturday one of the three Albanian men accused of theft that had escaped from a police station in Argyroupoli earlier this week.
Police have arrested two men in Crete in connection to 36 counts of theft from churches on the island.
Two locals alleged to be among the leaders of a drug-dealing ring were arrested early Wednesday in the area of Malgara, Thessaloniki.
Thessaloniki is pushing for a solution to the sale of contraband cigarettes in the city's main square that resulted last week in fights breaking out among foreign nationals over street corners to sell the tobacco products.