Prisoners must be provided with earplugs.
A search is still being conducted for Hörður Björnsson who has been missing since Wednesday morning last week.
Members of SFR Union of Public Servants, the Icelandic Union of Nurses’ Aides and the Police Federation of Iceland planned a protest in front of government offices this morning at 9:15 to demand pay comparable to that of other government workers.
The South Iceland chief of police has charged a man for involuntary manslaughter in the fatal traffic accident which occurred east of Meðallandsvegur by Eldhraun lava field, August 4, 2013.
Árni Stefán Jónsson, head of SFR Union of Public Servants, tells Vísir there is no chance an imminent strike will be postponed, even though the state presented a new proposal this morning.
Last week, we reported on an acute police illness, which paralyzed some police stations in the country and interrupted work at others.
A 58-year-old Icelander is believed to be one of the ringleaders of a major marijuana plantation in Molina de Segura, Spain.
An individual who broke into a house in Reykjavík district Breiðholt on Tuesday morning accidently left his sweater and parka behind. He now wants the clothes back and is threatening the family who lives there, a couple with two young sons.
A Dutch woman, Mirjam Foekje van Twuijver, was today sentenced to eleven years in prison for smuggling almost 20 kilos of drugs to Iceland on Good Friday this year.
Today, the Supreme Court of Iceland confirmed that a man in his thirties be detained on suspicion of having caused the death of a man in his fifties at a home in Akranes, West Iceland, last Friday.
A member of the police force in Borgarnes, West Iceland, has been given notice because of budget cuts.
An Icelandic woman accused of attempted murder in Hungary has been released from her duties as physician at the Health Care Institution of South Iceland.
Two Icelanders and two Dutch citizens in their twenties and thirties are in police custody after dozens of kilos of strong narcotics were found in a car September 28.
A young man was killed on Ring Road 1, by Geitháls (close to Rauðhólar), on Saturday, when the passenger car he was driving collided with a parked truck.
Five people are injured, three of them seriously, following an automobile accident on the Ring Road in South Iceland, east of Hjörleifshöfði, today.
There are indications human trafficking may be connected to sex service in so-called “Champagne clubs” in Reykjavík.
Yesterday, police and custom control confiscated close to a hundred kilos of a white substance as the ferry Norræna reached harbor in Seyðisfjörður.
The Reykjavík Metropolitan Police has solved the case of a watch and jewelry store robbery in Hafnarfjörður last month.
Nine people, eight men and one woman, were arrested September 1 in a large steroids raid by police in the greater Reykjavík area.
A woman in her fifties, who was traveling the country with her family, died when she was hit by a boat on wheels at the parking lot outside the service center for Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in Southeast Iceland yesterday afternoon.