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2 Greeks Arrested for Possessing 2,600-Year-Old Helmet

According to a Greek police statement, 2 men have been arrested Thursday in Pyrgos for allegedly having illegally unearthed and possessing a 2,600-year-old bronze helmet. The Police say the 6th century B.C. ancient helmet was in fine condition, while during...

Irish Truck Driver Arrested in Greece Carrying €2 Million in Drugs

Over €2 million of cannabis has been seized by the Greek police Tuesday in an operation aided by the Irish Garda and PSNI units. A Northern Irish man driving a truck was stopped near Athens and 100kg of the drug...

Notorious Albanian Human Smuggler Arrested In Greece

For over 6 years, authorities around Europe had been searching for the Albanian mastermind behind an enormous human smuggling business based in Belgium. The notorious human trafficker was finally arrested by the Greek police while trying to cross the...

Riot Officer Arrested for Striking Photographer

ATHENS - A police officer captured on camera hitting a woman photographer  during an anti-austerity protest on Oct. 5 has been arrested and charged with assaulting her. The officer, who works with the riot police, was not named but the...

Policeman Accused of Creating Facebook Group Concerning the Greek Police

According to the decision of the Chief of Police, a 23-year-old policeman of Attica was suspended for creating a Facebook group (Group DELTA-Greek Police) using the name and emblems of the Greek Police. For four months, he had...