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Greek Anti-Terror Cops Trump European Rivals in International Contest

Greek anti-terrorist officers have trumped their European colleagues in an international competition among elite special forces held in Jordan. EKAM officers secured the highest score...

Greek Police Detain ‘Illegal’ Nurses

Greek police have arrested seven women for working illegally as nurses in two hospitals in the Attica region. In a statement, police said they detained...

Greek Police to Hire Resident Foreigners

Greek police are to start hiring resident aliens, a government minister has announced. Deputy Citizen Protection Minister Nikos Toskas, according to a report in Ta...

‘We Won’t Enforce Auctions’ Warn Greek Police

Greek police on Tuesday said they will not be used to enforce controversial auctions or foreclosures. In a statement, the Pan-Hellenic Federation of Police Officers...

Career Criminal Shot Dead in Athens

A notorious career criminal was shot dead in a car in Attica on Wednesday, according to Greek police. The body of Vassilis Stefanakos was found in...

‘Shots Fired’ as Prisoners Try to Escape Greek Police

    Gunshots were reportedly heard in downtown Athens on Friday as two prisoners tried to escape police custody during a transfer. Media reports say the two...

Greek Police to Clear Squats

Greek police are putting the final touches to a plan to evacuate illegally occupied buildings around Athens and the rest of the country in...

Clashes Between Protesters and Greek Police in Home Auction Court

Rioting between -mainly- left wing protesters and the police outside the premises where foreclosure home auctions are taking place, has become commonplace in Athens...

Police Arrest 19 for Stealing Railway Equipment; Over 7 mln Loss to State

Greek Police arrested 19 individuals, including a Hellenic Railways Organisation (OSE) manager and employees, who worked in a gang stealing railway equipment valued at...

Protesters in Fierce Clashes with Police over Online Home Auctions in Greece

Protesters who were losing their homes engaged in fierce clashes with Greek riot police on the first day of online auctions to sell off...

Greek Police Wound Migrant Trafficking Suspect After Pursuit

Authorities in northern Greece say the Greek police have shot a migrant trafficking suspect who allegedly was transporting 10 Pakistani migrants inside a van...

Greek Minister Vows to Increase Police Presence in the Streets

The Citizen Protection Ministry wants to increase police presence in the streets to better protect citizens, Minister Nikos Toskas said in an interview with...

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