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.
Hundreds of people protested in front of the Reykjavík Police station on Hverfisgata last night, following reports that police had failed to request the detention of two alleged rapists.
The Greater Reykjavík Police are being harshly criticized on social media for their reaction to two charges of of rape.
According to the Directorate of Customs, earlier this year, customs officials discovered cocaine hidden inside calendars.
This morning, the Reykjavík District Court sentenced two men and one woman to jail for running the casino Poker and Play in Skeifan, Reykjavík, between 2000 and 2012.