The police cybercrime division in northern Greece unraveled a new child pornography case on Wednesday and indicted a foreign national.
Police had received a complaint that an unknown internet user sent a file containing pornographic images to a female minor via a social networking site and then managed to extract explicit photos from her.
One of the founding members of the Rouvikonas anti-establishment group, Giorgos Kalaitzidis, was charged on Tuesday with morally instigating the murder of a 36-year-old Egyptian man, an alleged drug dealer, in the Athens district of Exarchia in June 2016.
He was summoned by an investigative magistrate to appear in court on Friday.
According to Eurostat data published in November, for the period 2015-2017, police in the EU have registered an average of 697,000 car thefts a year. This shows a significant decrease of 29% compared to 2008-2010 (when on average 983,000 cars were missing per year). Car theft has been declining in most EU Member States over the last ten years, Eurostat data show.
Police in Veria, northern Greece, investigating the death of a 44-year-old woman whose half-naked dead body was found by a roadside on the outskirts of the city on Tuesday, have said the victim appears to have been the victim of a violent homicide.
According to police sources, a coroner's report indicates that the 44-year-old was violently strangled.