police

New police chief urged to push on with reforms

Cyprus’ new police Chief Stelios Papatheodorou, and his deputy, Christos Mavris, were officially sworn-in on Tuesday with a mandate to make the force “a modern, flexible and efficient organisation”. Addressing the police’s

Second man held in Ledra Street killing

A second male suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a 21-year-old Indian man in Nicosia was remanded in police custody on Thursday. According to police, a 30-year-old Indian man was

COVID19: Police get tough on overcrowded bars

Cypriot authorities vowed to get tough on crowded bars that repeatedly flout social distancing rules to stem the spread of coronavirus. Cyprus Police Chief Kypros Michaelides said the force will not hesitate

Cypriot recruits join British Bases police

British Sovereign Base Area Police has once again strengthened its force after 14 new Cypriot recruits were sworn in during a ceremony in Dhekelia last week. This latest tranche has seen the

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