Greek Police Force Streamlined: 258 Services Slashed

The Hellenic Police (ELAS) presented its new structure on Thursday. Plans for the abolition of 258 services were announced, reducing the force's current 1,206...

Anarchist Group, Rouvikonas, Occupies Ticket Inspectors Offices [video]

Anarchist group Rouvikonas staged a sit-in at the central offices of inspectors of the Transport Ministry on Thursday. The group, protesting public ticket inspections, posted...

Trial of Father Accused of Murdering 4-Year-Old Daughter Suspended

Last summer in Athens the murder of a 4-year-old girl who was initially reported missing by her parents only to be found murdered and...

Marfin Bank Fire Trial Over Death of Three Employees in 2010 Underway

  The trial for the torching of Marfin Bank and the deaths of three people trapped inside began before an Athens Criminal Court on Monday. The...

Venezuelan Native Busted at Athens Int’l Airport Smuggling 3.5 Kilos of Cocaine in Children’s...

On Monday authorities arrested a 21-year-old Venezuelan national attempting to smuggle 3.5 kilos of cocaine at Athens International Airport, ekathimerini.com reports. The woman was traveling...

Self-Styled Anarchists Turn Exarchia Into a War Zone (Again)

The roads around the National Technical University of Athens (Polytechnic) were turned into a war zone again at dawn on Sunday as young anti-state...

Terrorist Group Members Suspected in Bank Robbery in Greece

The Counterterrorism unit of the Hellenic Police are investigating an armed bank robbery committed in Malesina, central Greece, suspecting that members of a terrorist...

Greek Central Bank Chief’s Home Raided in Corruption Probe

The company offices of Stavroula Nikolopoulou - wife of Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras - were searched. The couple's home was also searched...

Turkish Coast Guard Chopper Commits Air Violation, Flys Low Over Greek Island of Kos

According to ekathimerini.com, Greek authorities have reported that a Turkish Coast Guard helicopter flew at low altitude over the Greek island of Kos in...

Fake Skyros Doctor Gets Life for Heading Hospital Without Medical Degree

Giannis Kastanis, the "doctor" who served as the director of Skyros Hospital, was given a life sentence by the one-membered Evian Criminal Court for...

Police Arrest 2 Naked Toursists at Irakleio Airport on Crete

Police have reported that on Friday evening they arrested two tourists for prancing around in the nude at Crete's international airport in Irakleio, according...

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,...

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