Articles in category
Europe

The changing face of Europe's mafia

by EUObserver

Smaller and increasingly 'international' criminal groups are generating billions in profit - and investing them in the legitimate economy

Mafia Dons: is the Camorra in control of the Granite City?

by The Independent

According to recent reports, Aberdeen has become a stronghold of the Italian criminal organisation

Scotland: crime gangs target landfills

by Herald Scotland

One in five crime groups has now moved into the country's landfill ­industry, according to Scotland's regulatory agency

One of UK's most wanted apprehended in South Africa

by Wales Online

Martin Evans, convicted drug trafficker and fraudster, was arrested in Johannesburg

Italian police secure mafia arrests across Europe

by BBC News

Sixteen members of a Rosarno-based 'Ndrangheta clan arrested in Italy, Germany and the Netherlands, accused of cocaine trafficking

Colombian drug lord El Ratón arrested in Spain

by The Guardian

Hernán Alonso Villa, aka The Mouse, is linked to 400 murders and faces smuggling, extortion and people trafficking charges

Raid targets Madrid-based Camorra clan

by El Pais

More than 30 arrests made so far in joint operation between Spanish and Italian authorities

Kosovo indicts suspected Balkan crime boss

by Chicago Tribune

Naser Kelmendi, arrested in Bosnia in 2013, faces heavy charges as the leader of an organised crime group

Greece: two record heroin seizures in days

by Euronews

Over 2 tonnes of heroin seized in Attica in little more than a week

BiH: biggest crackdown on corruption

by OCCRP

More than 30 people arrested in police operation in Bosnia-Herzegovina