Incidents

International drug trafficking and money laundering network dismantled

In total, 40 suspects were arrested in Spain, Morocco and Germany, and more than EUR 13 million in cash, almost 4 tonnes of cocaine, 18 luxury vehicles and 3 boats were seized.
19-11-2017, 11:19, Новости » Происшествия

Europol hosts expert meeting on outlaw motorcycle gangs

The number of outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) chapters in Europe still remains on a high and growing level. OMCGs are well organised groups that usually operate transnationally.
18-11-2017, 10:56, Новости » Происшествия

International vehicle theft and trafficking ring busted in Spain

The ring was involved in the theft of at least 85 vehicles with which they could have earned more than EUR 1.5 million in illegal profits.
16-11-2017, 11:10, Новости » Происшествия

Second meeting of the Horizontal Expert Group on Document Fraud

Last week, Frontex hosted the second meeting of the Horizontal Expert Group on Document Fraud at the agency’s headquarters in Warsaw.
16-11-2017, 10:12, Новости » Происшествия

Operation Taurus – Greece and Europol dismantle an organized crime group

The Organized Crime Unit of the Hellenic Police, with the support of Europol, dismantled an organised criminal group engaged in migrant smuggling and document forgery.
08-11-2017, 08:58, Новости » Происшествия

U.S. service member killed in Logar province

One U.S. service member has died as a result of wounds sustained during operations in Logar province, Saturday afternoon.
06-11-2017, 19:46, Новости » Происшествия

Major international operation dismantles migrant smuggling network

Europol and Eurojust supported a joint investigation team (JIT), consisting of investigators and judicial authorities from five different EU Member States.
28-10-2017, 13:25, Новости » Происшествия

195 individuals detained as a result of global crackdown on airline ticket fraud

195 individuals suspected of traveling with airline tickets bought using stolen, compromised or fake credit card details have been detained in a major international law enforcement operation targeting airline fraudsters.
26-10-2017, 08:55, Новости » Происшествия

EU-wide operations identify potential victims and suspects of child trafficking and migrant smuggling

EU-wide operations identify potential victims and suspects of child trafficking and migrant smugglingDuring an EU wide law enforcement operation against child trafficking from 9 to 13 October 2017, at least 34 minors and 1072 adults were found in vulnerable or potentially exploitative situations.
22-10-2017, 17:56, Политика, Происшествия, Общество, Нота

Recent trends in migrant smuggling: criminal groups use life-endangering concealment methods

Recent trends in migrant smuggling: criminal groups use life-endangering concealment methodsBecause it has become increasingly difficult to cross borders and in order to stay under the radar of law enforcement authorities, migrant smugglers are developing more and more ways to facilitate moving irregular migrants into or within destination countries in the EU.
15-10-2017, 14:49, Политика, Происшествия, Общество, Нота