Nea Smyrni

16-year-old girl missing from children’s home

The details of a 16-year-old girl that went  missing from a children's home in the Attica neighborhood of Nea Smyrni on March 8 were publicized on Wednesday following a judicial order.

The judge ordered the Hamogelo tou Paidiou (Child's Smile) child protection agency to publish her data as it is believed that her wellbeing may be in danger.

Girl pimped by gang

At least seven videos of pornographic content featuring a 14-year-old girl have been found on the mobile phones of two of three suspects arrested in connection with a pimping case involving the minor.

Two briefly detained for putting up illegal flyposters

Police briefly detained two people for putting up flyposters advertising a speech of main opposition leader Alexis Tsipras on a main avenue in Athens without a legal permit.

The two individuals, identified as foreign nationals, were placing the posters on street lamps near the Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center on Syngrou Avenue, police said.

Man arrested over fraud convictions, pending arrest warrant

Officers arrested a 54-year-old man in the Athenian suburb of Nea Smyrni on Wednesday afternoon after they determined that an arrest warrant for fraud and forgery was pending against him.

The suspect, who was identified as a member of a family involved in shipping, had also been convicted to a total of 33 years in jail for the same offenses.