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Off-Duty Policeman Kills Migrant Neighbor Over Loud Music Spat

An off-duty policeman shot and killed a national of Kazakhstan, aged 33, on Friday afternoon. The incident took place at 21-23 Iphigenias Street, Kallithea, a densely populated working class suburb 2 miles south of the Athens center. Neighbors said that...

Man Shoots Girlfriend's Father After She Kills His Ex-Wife

On August 3, a violent crime of passion took place in the town of Koropi, near Athens. The victim was a 35-year-old woman, mother to two underage boys. The perpetrator was a 26-year-old woman, the girlfriend of the victim’s...

Family Tragedy as Man Shoots One Son to Save Another [video]

A family tragedy took place at Vrahati, Corinth, after a father, aged 85 years, shot his son, a diagnosed psychopath on Tuesday morning before putting an end to his own life. In a scrawled note, the father wrote about...

Accused Teen Murderer Says he was Taunted

The young boy accused of stabbing his 14-year-old classmate to death at Gefyra, Thessaloniki, the capital of Macedonia, was transferred to the Thessaloniki juvenile court under conditions of secrecy on Tuesday morning. The victim had superficial stab wounds in...

Friend of Slain 14-Year-Old Confesses Murder

A friend and classmate of the 14-year-old who was found dead in Gefyra, Thessaloniki, Greece, on Sunday confessed that he is responsible for the killing. The teenager was found dead with his carotid cut on Sunday. Thessaloniki police initiated an...

Greek PM Intervenes to Speed Up Fascist GD Trial Over Murdered Rapper

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, in an effort to speed up the trial of ultra-fascist Golden Dawn members, intervened on Friday in person. His decision to help speed up the process of justice followed a public appeal made by the...

37-Year-Old Woman Found Dead in Northern Greece, Husband in Custody

Shocking revelations came to light regarding the disappearance of a 37-year-old woman on Sunday. The woman who used to reside in Kozani, northern Greece, was found dead on Wednesday, January 13, in a field in the nearby area. Greek police...

Family Tragedy in Cyprus: Father Kills Son With a Shotgun

A family tragedy that took place in Limassol, Cyprus has shaken the local community. For what seems to be an insignificant reason, a 67-year-old man murdered his 19-year-old son in cold blood. According to reports, the incident occurred after the...

Father and Son Found Murdered in Northern Greece

Two men, a 72-year-old pharmacist and his 27-year-old son, were found dead in their home in Serres, northern Greece. Their bodies were found by the elder man’s daughter around 10:00 pm on July 28. Greek police and EMTs were...

Greek-Australian Arrested for Stabbing Neighbor in Preston

Tony Papadimitriou, a 35-year-old Greek-Australian from Preston, Victoria, was arrested for the murder of his 68-year-old neighbor Donato Galgano. Papadimitriou appeared at the Melbourne Magistrates' Court on Saturday morning, July 11, and did not apply for bail. He was ordered...