Armenian police

Media: Former Chief Police officer hospitalized in Armenia

Media: Former Chief Police officer hospitalized in Armenia

Former Armenian police chief Vladimir Gasparyan, who is accused of corruption, was hospitalized about a week ago. The media writes about this. According to Sputnik Armenia, due to deteriorating health, he was taken to the …

Police detain people protesting in Yerevan

Police detain people protesting in Yerevan

Armenian police have detained today morning several people who were protesting against setting up border and customs checkpoints on a section of Kapan-Goris road in the southern Armenia by Azerbaijan. The protesters gathered in front of …

One-year-old child injured in road accident in Armenia

One-year-old child injured in road accident in Armenia

Four adults and a child were injured in a car accident on the Sevan-Getap road, Armenian media reported. This morning a Mercedes driven by a 25-year-old resident of Yerevan and a Nissan driven by a 34-year-old resident of Hrazdan …

Kocharyan supporters detained in Yerevan

Kocharyan supporters detained in Yerevan

The special forces of the Armenian police detained 10 representatives of the youth organization of the Dashnaktsutyun Party this morning, which is part of former President Robert Kocharian's 'Armenia' pre-election block. …

Former occupier of Karabakh steals  Armenian Armed Forces car

Former occupier of Karabakh steals Armenian Armed Forces car

A man who participated in the occupation of Azerbaijani territories during the Second Karabakh War was convicted of stealing a car,  the press service of the Armenian police reports. According to the message, law enforcement …

What Armenian lobbyists ask for money for

What Armenian lobbyists ask for money for

American congressmen, lobbying for the interests of Armenia, dumbfounded American taxpayers with another initiative coming from the Armenian lobby. The bill presented by Congressmen Frank Pallone, Jackie Speyer and Adam Schiff contains a proposal …

Dozens detained near Government building in Yerevan

Dozens detained near Government building in Yerevan

Armenian police detained 25 people participating in disobedience action near Government building in Yerevan today, according to the press service of the local police. The situation became tense near Government building 3 where …

Police start detaining protesters in Yerevan

Police start detaining protesters in Yerevan

The Armenian police have started detaining protesters who gathered near the parliament building in Yerevan. Currently, the Armenian parliament is holding an urgent session. A clash broke out between the protesters demanding that …

Opposition trying to start another revolution in Armenia

Opposition trying to start another revolution in Armenia

The time given to Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his team by 16 opposition parties to resign voluntarily ended. On December 5, the opposition political forces of Armenia, which held a rally and march in the center of …

Four Opels collide in Yerevan

Four Opels collide in Yerevan

A car accident involving four cars of the same brand took place yesterday in Yerevan, Armenian media reports. According to Shamshyan.com, four Opel cars collided on Artashat highway at about 18:55. The cars were driven by a 73-year-old …

Detainee escapes from  courthouse in Armenia

Detainee escapes from courthouse in Armenia

Two days ago, a 37-year-old resident of the city of Dilijan escaped from the Hrazdan court of general jurisdiction of the Kotaykski region, the Armenian police informed. The detainee was taken to court on charges of kidnapping. The …

Tsarukyan to be stripped of immunity?

Tsarukyan to be stripped of immunity?

Leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party Gagik Tsarukyan can be deprived of parliamentary immunity in the near future, the chairperson of Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights, PAP deputy Naira Zohrabyan said in a statement posted on her …

More than 250 Tsarukyan's supporters detained in Yerevan

More than 250 Tsarukyan's supporters detained in Yerevan

A total of 252 people were detained during Sunday’s protests in support of the Prosperous Armenia Party leader, MP, and business tycoon Gagik Tsarukyan in Yerevan, according to the police press service. As per the respective …

Zvartnots Airport receives bomb threat

Zvartnots Airport receives bomb threat

An anonymous call was received last night informing that a bomb had been planted at Armenia's Zvartnots International Airport. A large number of rescuers, police and National Security Service officers, paramedics, as well as …

Murder in Yerevan, suspect is victim’s son-in-law

Murder in Yerevan, suspect is victim’s son-in-law

A murder with the use of firearm was committed in Yerevan this morning. At about 5:20am local time, police and 911 emergency hotline received reports that a man's dead body was found near the apartment entrance of a building, …