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Man Who Killed Family in Northern Greece Commits Suicide

A man who was in Diavata prison for a triple homicide that took place in Oreokastro, Thessaloniki, northern Greece two months ago committed suicide in his cell. The man had been imprisoned after he murdered his sister, brother-in-law and...

Man Kills Sister and Brother-in-Law Near Athens

Two siblings fighting over inheritance issues were involved in a crime that took place today in Korydallos, in Piraeus, Greece. The incident which occurred today, February 10 early in the morning resulted in the murder of two people. The tragic...

Triple Homicide in Northern Greece

A 55-year-old man in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, murdered his sister, her husband and their 12-year-old boy at their home in the area of Oraiokastro. It appears that Athanasios Kamaris, the 55-year-old perpetrator, who used to work as a taxi driver,...

Man Shoots Wife and Then Himself in Northern Greece

A man in Thessaloniki, northern Greece entered a flower shop earlier this morning and shot a woman twice. He then locked himself in the shop and refused to leave. Initially Greek police thought that the man was attempting to commit...

60-Year-Old Greek Woman Buries Her Mother Under the Porch

The unprecedented case of a woman who buried her mother under their house's porch is slowly unravelling, shocking people in Kalamata and across Greece. It was determined that the 60-year-old woman who lived in the village of Megali Mandineia buried her mother...

Exclusive: Hollywood Calls For Paleokostas?

A Hollywood-based journalist has spent a year working on the movie-like story of Greek bandit Vassilis Paleokostas, the Greek Reporter can reveal today. Paleokostas, 46, famously escaped from Korydallos prison in a helicopter for the second time in 2009,...

29-Year-Old Criminal Found Hiding in a Hatch

A 29-year old gunman in Crete who had been sought by Greek Police was found hiding in a hatch and arrested. Greek Police had been trying to locate the 29-year-old man for almost a year, due to a pending warrant for...

Two Men Found Dead in Kardamyli Gorge

Two young men were found dead inside a gorge in Kardamyli, Peloponnese on Tuesday. Greek Police said that their bodies were riddled with bullets. The two men, a 25-year-old and a 26-year-old, were with friends in Kardamyli and at around 1:30...

Father Says Son Videotaped Beating

The parents of a 39-year-old food delivery worker whose burned remains were discovered in a car near the town of Astros in the Peloponnese last Friday, will face murder charges on Tuesday. In a story that made front-page news all...

Father Murders Son in Astros Village

A father shot his son to death and then burned the body to hide his traces in the Astros Village of Peloponnese, Greece, August 15. The 39-year-old son lived in Attica and used to visit his parents quite often. According...