16-year prison term for Oroklini shooting

The Larnaca Criminal Court handed a 31-year-old man a 16-year prison sentence for attempted murder, during which a six-year-old boy was also wounded by gunfire. The 31-year-old, from Ormidia, was found guilty

Third shooting at camera van

Police were called to respond to an incident after shots were fired at a mobile camera operator’s van with a hunting gun, the third incident in a year, sparking safety concerns for

82-year-old held after shooting intruder

An 82-year-old man was remanded for five days in police custody, suspected of attempted murder after shooting at an alleged burglar trying to steal electrical cables from his home in Alassa, Limassol.

Oroklini shooting suspect released

A 34-year-old businessman arrested in connection with the Oroklini shooting on 4 December was released after police found no evidence of wrongdoing. The businessman was implicated in the attempted murder by a

Mobile traffic cam van shot at again

For the second time in less than two weeks, a mobile traffic cam van was attacked in a drive-by shooting, but nobody was hurt. The attack happened on Monday night when the

Police in the dark over speed cam shooting

Police are still hunting for the shooter who aimed at a mobile traffic camera van injuring two employees on duty. The suspect is wanted for double attempted murder, with authorities still in

69-year-old father shoots son during row

A 69-year-old man from the Larnaca village of Pyrga was arrested on suspicion of attempting to murder his 45-year-old son after shooting him twice with a hunting gun, injuring his shoulder. The