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Greek Police Officers Implicated in Migrant Smuggling Ring

Greek police have arrested four of their fellow officers and 18 others suspected of involvement in a major migrant-smuggling ring. A total of 22 people have been arrested in Attica, Thessaloniki and Evros, in northeast Greece, including the head of the ring along with four...

Keratsini Mayor Asking For More Police Protection

As a result of the violent outbreak last Saturday on the streets of the municipality of Keratsini caused by affiliates of the Golden Dawn neo-Nazi party, the mayor of the municipality is asking for increased police patrols throughout the...

Protesting Greek Police Pepper-Sprayed by Police

Greek police officers staged a protest outside the Prime Minister's office on Sept. 20, with some even  pepper-sprayed by police on duty as they demonstrated against new austerity measures the government is planning. Officers guarding the central Athens building sought...