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Chief Secretary of Interior: 2 Tonnes of Drugs Seized since January

Two tonnes of drugs have been confiscated in Bulgaria since the beginning of 2014, according to Interior Ministry Chief Secretary Svetlozar Lazarov.

Crime | April 17, 2014, Thursday // 17:38 | Viewed: 503

CEPACA Distrains Property of Nesebar Mayor and Chief Architect

Bulgaria's Commission for Establishing Property Acquired from Criminal Activity (CEPACA) destrained the property of the Mayor and the Chief Architect of the coast town of Nesebar.

Crime | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 578

Trial Against Bulgaria's ex-IntMin Adjourned Again

Sofia City Court has once again put off the trial against former Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, as a juryman was not present.

Crime | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 539

Int'l Police Operation Busts Bulgarian Credit Card Fraud Ring

Three people were arrested in Italy and four in Bulgaria in an operation aimed at intercepting a Bulgarian credit card fraud ring, according to Europol.

Crime | April 14, 2014, Monday // 20:40 | Viewed: 975

Bulgarians Busted for Heroin Traffic in Greece

Six Bulgarian citizens have been arrested in Greece with 50 kg of heroin, part of an alleged drug traffic channel between Turkey and Greece.

Crime | April 14, 2014, Monday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1009

IntMin Secretary Warns of Abuse in Sofia Municipality

Sofia Municipality's funds were "diverted" to Matey Boev, also know as one of the "Cocaine Kings", the Interior Ministry's Chief Secretary said Monday.

Crime | April 14, 2014, Monday // 13:17 | Viewed: 922

Police Disarm Barricaded Man in Bulgaria's Cherniche Village

The house of Vasil Mitkov who has barricaded himself in Cherniche, Bulgaria, was stormed by a special police unit who have disarmed the man, Saturday.

Crime | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1528

Man Barricades Himself in Bulgarian Village, Shoots at Police

Police have surrounded the area near the house of a 40-year-old man who has barricaded himself in a village near Bulgaria's town of Simitli, Friday.

Crime | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1210

Missing Daughter of Businessman from Bulgaria's Pomorie Found Dead

The eight-year-old daughter of Pomorie-based Bulgarian businessman, Veselin Todorov, who has gone missing on Thursday, was found dead.

Crime | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2133

Daughter of Alleged Usurer in Bulgaria's Pomorie Feared Abducted

The young daughter of a Pomorie-based Bulgarian businessman, Veselin Todorov, has gone missing and is feared to have been abducted.

Crime | April 11, 2014, Friday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1123

Explosion Near Greek Central Bank Rocks Athens

A car bomb exploded in front of the Central Bank building in Greece's capital Athens.

Crime | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1187

Sarafovo Suicide Bobmer Reports 'Wrong', Says Chief Prosecutor

Information regarding the suicide bomber who killed five tourists and the Bulgarian bus driver at Burgas Airport is wrong, Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov said.

Crime | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1280

Armed Robbery At a Sofia Gas Station

An armed robbery took place at a gas station in Sofia last night.

Crime | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1159

Bulgarian Nationalist Leader Charged with Hooliganism

Bulgaria's Prosecution has indicted the leader of nationalist party Ataka, Volen Siderov, over January's incident at the Varna Airport.

Crime | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1574

Bulgaria's IntMin Secretary 'Offered Resignation' over Lyaskovets

Interior Ministry's Chief Secretary Svetlozar Lazarov offered to resign after a failed operation in Bulgaria's town of Lyaskovets, Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev revealed.

Crime | April 8, 2014, Tuesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 1403

Interior Minister Confirms Hezbollah Responsible For Burgas Bombing

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev confirmed that the Hezbollah terrorist organisation is responsible for the bus bombing at the Burgas' Sarafovo Airport.

Crime | April 7, 2014, Monday // 15:07 | Viewed: 2480

Veliko Tarnovo Police Chief to be Fired over Lyaskovets Shooting

The head of the Veliko Tarnovo Regional Directorate of the Interior Ministry will be replaced on account of errors in conducting the Lyaskovets operation.

Crime | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1455

Missing Bulgarian Girl Found in Leicester, No Signs of Harm

The 15-year-old Bulgarian girl Ana Simeonova, who was missing in the UK has been found, local authorities revealed.

Crime | April 7, 2014, Monday // 11:43 | Viewed: 1761

Sarafovo Suicide Bomber of Algerian Origins

The suicide bomber of the July 2012 terrorist attack on a bus at Burgas' Sarafovo Airport was Algerian, investigators have revealed.

Crime | April 7, 2014, Monday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1984

Mayor of Bulgaria's Vidin Luckily Escapes Molotov Bomb Plot

Gergo Gergov, Mayor of Bulgaria's northwestern city of Vidin, has reported an unsuccessful report on his life.

Crime | April 6, 2014, Sunday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2189

Bulgarian Teenage Girl Missing in UK

British authorities are investigating the disappearance of a 15-year-old Bulgarian girl, Ana Simeonova.

Crime | April 5, 2014, Saturday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2136
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