Warning Signs on Reynisfjara Beach

Today is the last day police will stand watch on Reynisfjara beach, South Iceland, following the death of a Chineses tourist, who was swept out to sea by a wave on February 10.


Lack of Communication Nearly Costs Life

A 65-year-old woman, who nearly died of exposure early Sunday morning because of lack of communication between a 112 National Emergency Number operator and police, was released from hospital on Monday.


Icelandic Woman Suspected in Toronto Drug Case

An Icelandic woman in her forties, arrested at Toronto Pearson International Airport on December 18 on suspicion of attempting to import almost a kilogram of cocaine to Canada, will appear before a judge in Toronto on Friday.

Reykjavík Police Force in Turmoil

Turmoil within the Greater Reykjavík Police has caused police officers to consult with Minister of the Interior Ólöf Nordal, due to their discontent with the work methods of Police Chief Sigríður Björk Guðjónsdóttir.

Another Arrest in Narcotics Division Case

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.

Police car

Police Officer in Isolation

A police officer in the narcotics division of the Greater Reykjavík Police is in custody, suspected of a serious violation on the job.