Criminal in Russia

ATM thief killed outside Moscow as cash machine explodes

ATM thief killed outside Moscow as cash machine explodes

An explosion occurred at a Sberbank branch in Ivanteyevka, in the Moscow region, as thieves attempted to pry open an ATM, a law enforcement source told TASS, adding that one of the two robbers was killed. "During the pre-dawn hours …

Man detained at Moscow Airport after bomb threat

Man detained at Moscow Airport after bomb threat

Russian police took a man into custody at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport. He said he was carrying an explosive device, a law enforcement source said. "At the entrance to one of the terminals, a visitor said he had an explosive …

Russia’s Deputy Transport Minister detained  - source

Russia’s Deputy Transport Minister detained - source

Russian Deputy Minister of Transport Vladimir Tokarev was detained in a corruption case, a source in law enforcement authorities said. "[He] was detained in order of Article 91 of the Code of Criminal Procedure as a suspect," …

Student opens fire in school near Perm

Student opens fire in school near Perm

A sixth-grade student is responsible for opening fire at a school in the Oktyabrsky urban district of the Perm region, the press service of the regional department of the Interior Ministry said. The schoolboy was detained, there were no …

Yekaterinburg shooter detained in Russia

Yekaterinburg shooter detained in Russia

The former police officer who opened gunfire from the window of an apartment bloc in Yekaterinburg has been detained, a source in the local law enforcement agencies said on Sunday.

Moscow court fines Facebook $353,500

Moscow court fines Facebook $353,500

The Justice of the Peace Court of Moscow’s Tagansky district fined Facebook 26 mln rubles ($353,500) for the refusal to remove prohibited information, the Court’s press service told TASS on Tuesday. "The court …

Crimean police arrest suspect who threatened to detonate school

Crimean police arrest suspect who threatened to detonate school

Crimean police have detained a man who on social media threatened that he was going to blow up a school in an attempt to test just how effectively Russia’s security services operate, a source in the Crimean law enforcement informed …

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Putin over Kazan attack

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Putin over Kazan attack

President of Azerbaijan İlham Aliyev expressed his condolences to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin over the recent shooting in a Kazan school. "Dear Vladimir Vladimirovich, I am deeply shocked by the news of the …

FSB detains 16 supporters of neo-Nazi youth gang in Russia

FSB detains 16 supporters of neo-Nazi youth gang in Russia

Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained 16 supporters of the Ukrainian neo-Nazi youth gang dubbed M.K.U. in nine Russian cities, the FSB said in a statement on Thursday. "The Federal Security Service and the …