Jul 14, 2017

NPA to beef up crime victim compensation program in 2018

Based on a proposal finalized Friday by a National Police Agency panel, the government will improve its compensation program for crime victims next year to bolster support for those under 18 and victims of offenses against family members.The panel, comprising legal and other experts, ...

Jun 21, 2017

German teenagers shoot at Thai king with rubber pellets

Thailand’s king was targeted by two teenagers firing rubber pellets while he was cycling in southern Germany’s Bavaria, prosecutors told AFP on Wednesday.“I can confirm that on June 10 at around 11 p.m., two young boys aged 13 and 14 fired rubber pellets with ...

Mar 28, 2017

Italian police foil plot to steal Ferrari founder's body

Italian investigators said on Tuesday they had foiled a plot to steal the body of legendary Formula One racing pioneer Enzo Ferrari and demand a ransom.Ferrari, founder of the company that produces some of the world’s fastest and most expensive cars, died in 1988 ...

Mar 23, 2017

Italy nabs mobster linked to Germany massacre

Italian police on Wednesday captured a notorious Calabrian mobster wanted over a 2007 mafia massacre in which six people died in the German city of Duisburg.Santo Vottari, 45, was captured in a tiny hideout in a flat at Benestare, near the southern Italian city ...