The Icelandic police believe that criminal gangs in the country have acquired weapons.
Another man was arrested yesterday in connection with the case of the police officer from the narcotics division of the Greater Reykjavík Police who has been detained since December 29 on suspicion of a serious violation on the job.
A travel ban has been issued against a foreign tourist in connection with the investigation of a fatal accident in the Öræfi region, Southeast Iceland, on December 26.
A police officer in the narcotics division of the Greater Reykjavík Police is in custody, suspected of a serious violation on the job.
The bank robbery at Landsbanki on Borgartún, Reykjavík, on December 30, is still under investigation.
An Icelandic couple was arrested in Brazil between Christmas and New Year on suspicion of planning to smuggle four kilos of cocaine out of the country.
The body of a foreign tourist was found by Löngufjörur beach on Snæfellsnes, West Iceland, yesterday afternoon.
Five men are in police custody in connection with yesterday’s armed bank robbery at Landsbanki on Borgartún.
The white getaway car, thought to have been used by the men who robbed Landsbanki’s Borgartún branch earlier this afternoon, has been found on Barmahlíð, in the Reykjavík neighborhood of Hlíðar, a short distance from downtown, mbl.is reports. The car is a Ford Transit van with the registration...
Eye witnesses to the bank robbery on Borgartún, just two buildings down the street from the offices of Iceland Review, say the robbers caused substantial damage inside the bank.
The police in Iceland want increased monitoring of prostitution and websites which advertise sexual services, according to Snorri Birgisson, detective at the Reykjavík Metropolitan Police.
A man in his fifties has died from his injuries after being run over by a car around 6:30 this morning, Vísir reports.
Yesterday afternoon, an elderly man died in a two-car collision on Ring Road 1 by Gunnarshólmi, a short distance east of Reykjavík.
A tourist who survived a car crash in Ljósavatnsskarð, Northeast Iceland, on November 24, has posted a video on YouTube of events leading up to the crash.
Police cars in the greater Reykjavík area will be equipped with handguns in special gun safes, beginning mid-December.
Monday, the Northeast Iceland Police confiscated 58 cannabis plants during a house search on a farm in Svarfaðardalur, near Dalvík.
The much-talked-about rape case, in which charges were filed against two men for rape in an apartment in Reykjavík, took a new turn yesterday.
Jóhanna Sigurjónsdóttir, a lawyer for two young women who recently accused two men for rape in an apartment in Reykjavík, intends to charge the lawyer for one of the suspects for leaking confidential information.