Incidents

Serial burglars arrested in Athens

Europol has supported the Greek authorities in dismantling an organised crime group responsible for at least 28 domestic burglaries across Athens.
18-03-2019, 17:06, Новости » Происшествия

Coordinated hit against gun smuggling operation between France and the US

7 suspects were arrested in France on 26 February as a result of operation involving the French Gendarmerie Nationale (National Gendarmerie) targeting a criminal group suspected of importing firearms into France.
15-03-2019, 21:05, Новости » Происшествия

More than €165 million of trafficked medicines seized in Operation MISMED 2

A crackdown by law enforcement, customs and health regulatory authorities from 16 countries in Europe has netted a haul of more than 13 million doses worth in excess of €165 million.
11-03-2019, 10:26, Новости » Происшествия

10 arrested and over €600 000 recovered in Poland in cargo-theft investigation

Launched in September 2018, Project CARGO – an EU-financed project targeting mobile organised crime groups specialised in cargo theft – has yielded its first results.
10-03-2019, 14:25, Новости » Происшествия

Big Hit Against Cosa Nostra in Sicily

32 with links to Italian mafia arrested in Sicily
09-03-2019, 10:46, Новости » Происшествия

Combating migrant smuggling through cross-border cooperation

Migrant smuggling remains one of the most profitable and widespread criminal activities for organised criminal networks worldwide.
22-02-2019, 14:16, Новости » Происшествия

Albanian-Belgian drug traffickers busted in Belgium and Switzerland

Europol has supported an investigation coordinated by the Federal Judicial Police of Leuven (Belgium) into an Albanian-Belgian drug trafficking gang.
18-02-2019, 11:44, Новости » Происшествия

Fraud by the glass: criminal network responsible for fake wine disrupted on Valentine’s Day

On 14 February, Europol supported an action day coordinated by the Italian NAS Carabinieri.
17-02-2019, 10:33, Новости » Происшествия

One arrested in Spain for indoctrinating and recruiting young people to the so-called Islamic State

Europol supported Policía Nacional (Spanish National Police) in arresting a man in Ceuta (Spain) suspected of indoctrinating young people and promoting and disseminating jihadist terrorist propaganda. Police officers also carried out a search of his house.
16-02-2019, 13:21, Новости » Происшествия

Virtual Global Taskforce meets in Australia to discuss online child sexual abuse

The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) had its first Board of Management meeting of 2019 this week at the Australian Institute of Police Management in Manly, New South Wales, to take a closer look at the disturbing trends and dangers of online child sexual exploitation through cross-border collaboration.
11-02-2019, 12:47, Новости » Происшествия