Incidents

Pan-European VAT fraud crime group dismantled

Earlier this month, the results of Operation OCTOPUS II were made public following a debriefing meeting co-organised in Paris by the French Customs and the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF).
02-07-2018, 13:00, Новости » Происшествия

Joint Europol-CEPOL advanced training course on dismantling illicit synthetic drug laboratories

In the first half of June, Europol and CEPOL organised, together with the Polish Police, an advanced training course on dismantling illicit synthetic drugs laboratories.
01-07-2018, 12:58, Новости » Происшествия

Police seize more than EUR 4.5 million in cryptocurrencies in Europe’s biggest ever LSD bust

The Spanish Guardia Civil and the Austrian Federal Police, supported by Europol, have dismantled a criminal network producing and distributing synthetic drugs worldwide, known as new psychoactive substances (NPS), on the Darknet.
30-06-2018, 10:45, Новости » Происшествия

141 arrested in worldwide crackdown on airline fraud

Europol coordinated raids at European airports, targeting criminals trying to travel using fraudulently bought tickets.
27-06-2018, 10:04, Новости » Происшествия

Wildlife crime: European seizures and arrests in global Operation Thunderstorm

An international operation against the illegal trade in wildlife and timber has seen hundreds of seizures in the European Union (EU) and worldwide, as well as suspects arrested.
24-06-2018, 14:41, Новости » Происшествия

Cross-border cooperation in action: Police raid international drug trafficking ring

Huge operation sees members of synthetic drug gang arrested and drug production laboratories shut down
24-06-2018, 12:10, Новости » Происшествия

Terrorist threat in the EU remains high despite the decline of IS in Iraq and Syria

New EU Terrorism Situation and Trend Report describes terrorist incidents and activities on European soil
23-06-2018, 14:06, Новости » Происшествия

95 e-commerce fraudsters arrested in international operation

95 professional fraudsters and members of internet-based criminal networks suspected of online fraud activities were arrested during the 2018 e-Commerce Action (eComm 2018), a joint law enforcement operation supported by 28 countries1 from 4 to 15 June 2018.
23-06-2018, 12:04, Новости » Происшествия

Coordinated hit against two big gun running operations in Europe

Some 700 firearms – including rocket launchers and machine guns, were recovered last week as a result of two major intelligence-led operations supported by Europol targeting the criminal networks active in the illicit arms trafficking in Europe. The suppliers of the weapons were identified and arrested, and the networks that supported them dismantled in this latest hit against firearms traffickers.
22-06-2018, 12:00, Новости » Происшествия

Mastermind smuggler involved in 2015 migrant crisis arrested in Greece

The suspect, a Syrian national, was apprehended in Athens together with an accomplice who is involved in document fraud.
18-06-2018, 16:36, Новости » Происшествия