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Norway Police’s Chilled Way With Drunk Wows

Footage of the humorous, laid-back way two Norwegian policeman cope with a combative drunk has amazed American viewers after it was posted on the video-sharing website LiveLeak. The footage from Nattpatruljen, a Norwegian police reality show, shows two policeman in Tromsø, northern Norway, good-naturedly picking up a drunk and taking him off to a drunk […]

Spain is planning to send 100 riot police to the border between its enclave of Melilla in North Africa after several recent massive assaults on the frontier by would-be immigrants. The Spanish interior ministry will send also send an additional 20 Civil Guard officers to man the triple-layer fence separating Melilla and Morocco. The decision to […]

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It was an unprecedented headline in Iceland this week — a man shot to death by police. The nation was in shock. This does not happen in our country,” said Thora Arnorsdottir, news editor at RUV, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. She was referring to a 59-year old man who was shot by police on Monday. […]

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Professional crime gangs from eastern Europe are targeting German cities LEONHARD MÜLLER, boss of Askania, a Berlin watchmaker, no longer frets about thefts from his three shops during opening hours: they happen once a quarter. It is the four big break-ins since 2011 that shock him. Twice in four weeks this spring, professionals broke into […]

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ROME – Two Carabinieri police officers, 50-year-old Giuseppe Giangrande and 30-year-old Francesco Negri, both from Tuscany, were injured in a shoot-out Sunday morning in front of Rome’s ”Palazzo Chigi” (the premier’s office) as premier designate Enrico Letta’s cabinet was being sworn in by President Giorgio Napolitano at the presidential palace less than one kilometre away. The shooter, Luigi Preiti […]

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