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Greek Cop Saves Little Tortoise and Goes Viral

A Greek policeman was spotted removing a little tortoise from a busy street in the northern city of Kozani and his act of kindness has been shared by thousands of social media users. Local site Kozanilife.gr reports that the policeman...

Searching for Clues in the Triple Murder that Shocked Greece

Greek investigators are trying to put together the pieces of the puzzle of Monday's triple murder of a family, and the suicide of the perpetrator. 46-year-old Christos Zapandiotis, a policeman, killed his wife, his 4-year-old-daughter and his mother-in law at...

Greek Policeman Kills Family and Commits Suicide

A police officer killed his wife, daughter and mother-in-law, and then committed suicide. The shocking crime occurred on Monday at Agioi Anargyroi, near Athens. According to authorities, the 42-year-old policeman shot his victims, including the 4-year-old daughter, at his mother's -in-law...

Retired Cop Shoots and Kills Gym Owner After Argument

A retired Greek policeman and ultra-nationalist Golden Dawn member, aged 63, is believed to be responsible for the shooting of a man that occurred shortly after 6 p.m. at the corner of Panormou and Vatopedi streets in Athens, near...

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...

Policeman in Chania Kills Self

The local community of Chania is shocked by the suicide of a 45-year-old policeman of TAE Chania, who turned his service weapon against him. According to information, the police officer, who has a family, shot himself at the Hospital of...

Policeman Murders Girlfriend

A police officer serving in parliament's security detail has confessed to the murder of his girlfriend, according to police authorities. The man killed the woman and dumped her body on the side of a remote road in an attempt to...