Bulgaria allowed extradition of Russian wanted by Interpol

MOSCOW, 25 Nov – A district court in Varna has allowed the extradition of a Russian who has been put on the international wanted list by Interpol at the request of a court in St. Petersburg, the Bulgarian court said in a statement. “The Varna District Court allowed the extradition of a 58-year-old Russian citizen … Read more

A woman who disappeared 30 years ago in Irkutsk was found in the UK

IRKUTSK, 16 Nov – The Irkutsk woman, who disappeared 30 years ago, was tracked down by Interpol in the UK in the county of Cumbria, according to the GUMVD for the Irkutsk region. In March 2016, an elderly Irkutsk woman turned to the police with a statement, asking for help in locating her daughter. The … Read more

A man wanted for crimes in Ukraine was detained in Krasnoyarsk

KRASNOYARSK, 16 Nov – Krasnoyarsk branch Interpol detained a former mixed martial arts fighter wanted for extortion, kidnapping and the creation of a criminal community in Ukraine, according to the press service of the department Ministry of Internal Affairs across the Krasnoyarsk Territory. The police said that earlier the law enforcement agencies of Ukraine opened … Read more

Europol detained five people on suspicion of using hacker services

MOSCOW, 8 Nov – At least five people have been detained in several countries on suspicion of using REvil hacking services, Europol reports. Europol on Monday announced the results of the GoldDust operation, in which, in addition to the department, 17 other countries, as well as Interpol and Eurojust, took part. It is noted that … Read more

The drug lord sitting in Panama could not challenge the extradition to Russia

MOSCOW, Nov 2 – The founder of the international drug syndicate, Briton Leo Francis Morgan, was unable to achieve in the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation the abolition of the norms that did not allow him to terminate his criminal case on drug trafficking, the court said. As indicated in the court decision, Morgan … Read more

Ukraine extradited to Russia a resident of Klintsy, who is on the international wanted list

MOSCOW, October 26 – Ukraine extradited to Russia Igor Shitoy, accused of fraud in the amount of 29 million rubles, he was put on the international wanted list, according to the website of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Media. “It was preliminary established that in 2009 a resident of the city of Klintsy, Bryansk Region, … Read more

Former Prosecutor General of Venezuela Seeks Political Asylum in Spain

MADRID, 26 Oct – Former Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega Diaz is asking Spain to grant her political asylum, the agency said in a statement. Efe… The attorney general was removed from office at the first session of the Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly in August 2017, and she refused to acknowledge this decision. Her home … Read more

Colombian authorities intend to extradite the leader of the drug gang in the United States

BOGOTA, 24 Oct – The Colombian government intends to extradite to the United States detained on the eve of Dairo Usugu, nicknamed Otoniel, the leader of the Gulf Clan and the country’s most wanted criminal, Defense Minister Diego Molano said. “Otoniel is subject to an extradition order (in the US). This order is in progress, … Read more

Founder of Group-IB has pleaded not guilty to treason

MOSCOW, October 21 – The founder of Group-IB, Ilya Sachkov, who is accused of high treason, denies any involvement in the crime imputed to him, said lawyer Dmitry Dikhtyar. “He asked to convey that he does not admit his guilt,” said the agency’s interlocutor. Today the Moscow City Court recognized Sachkov’s arrest as legal. At … Read more