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1. Unknown man walks into primary school

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unknown-man-walks-into-primary-school

Local authorities went on high alert Monday after an unknown adult male was seen walking inside a primary school in Kaimakli, east Nicosia, only days following reports of abduction scares in adjacent communities...

2. Community on alert after abduction scares

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/community-on-alert-after-abduction-scares

Local authorities in east Nicosia are on high alert following a number of parent complaints about a male suspect who has been approaching boys and girls after school...

3. Dad arrested on child abduction charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/dad-arrested-on-child-abduction-charges

A father has been arrested in Paphos following a kidnapping incident, after he reportedly snatched his two children from the custody of their mother...

4. Medical files set on fire at a Larnaca school

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/medical-records-set-on-fire-at-a-larnaca-school

Police are investigating a suspected arson at a Larnaca elementary school, where medical records of pupils appeared to have been set on fire...

5. Local man says his kids were kidnapped

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/local-man-says-his-kids-were-kidnapped

Police are looking for a European woman who allegedly abducted her two children three weeks ago and left the country...

6. Custody issue raised in Marie abduction trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/custody-issue-raised-during-marie-abduction-trial

Five defendants have pleaded not guilty to kidnapping charges in Marie’s abduction in 2017, while prosecution is facing mounting pressure to clarify whether or not the Norwegian father of the little girl had legal custody...

7. Citizens praised for helping police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/citizens-praised-for-helping-police

Dozens of citizens got praise from authorities during a police award ceremony on Wednesday in recognition of their role in combating crime...

8. Strovolos double murder trial gets ugly

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/strovolos-double-murder-trial-gets-ugly

A defence attorney in the Strovolos double murder trial accused a police officer of falsifying a document, prompting a heated exchange in the courtroom...

9. Tzionis changes plea on some charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-changes-plea-on-some-charges

There were new developments on Monday in the Strovolos double murder trial, with the main defendant changing his plea to guilty on burglary and kidnapping, while still maintains his innocence on the murder charges...

10. Serial killer locked up for life

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/orestis-pleads-guilty-to-murder-charges

Nikos Metaxas was sentenced to life in prison on Monday for the murders of five women and two children, just hours after he pleaded guilty in an unprecedented serial killer case that shocked the public in Cyprus and overseas...

11. Mom arrested for snatching son from foster care

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mom-arrested-after-snatching-son-from-foster-care

A mother has been arrested on kidnapping charges after Child Services accused her of snatching her son from a foster care facility...

12. Abducted woman found after car accident

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Two male suspects have been arrested in the abduction of a 36-year-old woman, who was forced into a car in broad daylight in Limassol on Thursday...

13. Cypriot searching for his daughter in China

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-searching-for-his-daughter-in-china

The justice minister raised a humanitarian issue with his counterpart in China this week, regarding a Cypriot father who is searching for his teenage daughter since 2013...

14. Larnaca abductor gets sixteen years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-gets-sixteen-years

The Larnaca abductor who kidnapped and drugged two school boys has been sentenced to 16 years in prison, with the criminal judges describing the case as unprecedented for Cyprus standards...

15. Charges looming in Marie parental abduction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/charges-in-parental-abduction-of-marie-eleni

Five people are expected to face charges in the 2017 abduction of Marie-Eleni, while reports out of Norway say the mother took her daughter without holding up her end of the bargain...

16. Woman held captive runs to police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-held-captive-runs-to-police

A woman in Paphos says she was being held captive by her ex boyfriend who was beating her until she managed to escape...

17. Judge clears courtroom in Larnaca abductor trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/judge-clears-courtroom-in-larnaca-abductor-trial

A Larnaca judge ordered reporters and onlookers to leave the courtroom in the kidnapping trial of two school boys, citing the tender age of the victims...

18. Larnaca abductor admits drugging school boys

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-admits-drugging-school-boys

The criminal trial in the Larnaca abduction case continued on Wednesday, with suspect Yiorgos “George” Nicolaou finally admitting two the drugging charges along with kidnapping the two school boys...

19. Larnaca abductor back in court

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-back-in-court

The criminal trial in the Larnaca abduction case continues on Wednesday, with suspect Yiorgos “George” Nicolaou facing charges of kidnapping and drugging two school boys...

20. Man sentenced in teen bride kidnapping case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-sentenced-in-teen-bride-kidnapping-case

A 21-year-old man in Nicosia got a suspended sentence in a bride kidnapping case involving a 13-year-old girl who claimed she was in love with him...

21. Criminal trial begins for Larnaca abductor

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/criminal-trial-begins-for-larnaca-abductor

The criminal trial in the Larnaca abduction case began on Monday, with suspect Yiorgos “George” Nicolaou facing charges of kidnapping and drugging two school boys...

22. Primary schools to beef up security

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/primary-schools-to-beef-up-security

The premises of public primary schools and kindergartens in Cyprus could soon be surrounded by taller fencing and gates, based on discussion among officials in the aftermath of the Larnaca abduction case...

23. Larnaca abductor goes straight to trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-goes-straight-to-trial

The 35-year-old suspect in the Larnaca abduction case of two school boys will bypass preliminary hearings and go straight to criminal trial...

24. Brilliance and deprivation in journalism

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/brilliance-and-deprivation-in-journalism

The kidnapping of the two school boys in Larnaca has put our reflexes to the test, those of the authorities, the media and society at large...

25. Larnaca abduction probe drawing to a close

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abduction-probe-drawing-to-a-close

No charges have been filed against the male nurse in the Larnaca abduction case, with police saying the investigation has entered an advanced stage and could be completed in a number of days...

26. Male nurse detained in Larnaca abduction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/male-nurse-arrested-in-larnaca-abduction

Reports say a male nurse was being questioned in the Larnaca abduction case, after investigators learned that he was supplying the kidnapper with prescription tranquilizers that may have been used in drugging the two school boys...

27. New details emerge in Larnaca abduction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-details-emerge-in-larnaca-abduction

Larnaca investigators have learned that the suspect in Tuesday’s kidnapping had carefully laid out an elaborate plan to divert attention from police moments before snatching the two school boys...

28. Angry parent takes gun to school in the north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/angry-parent-takes-gun-to-school-in-the-north

Teacher unions in the north are calling for safety measures in Turkish Cypriot schools, following an incident where an angry parent pulled a gun on a primary teacher during class...

29. Larnaca abductor says he did it for money

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-says-he-did-it-for-money

Crime investigators are revisiting the ransom scenario in the Larnaca abduction of two school boys, with the suspect claiming he did it for money despite lack of evidence pointing in that direction...

30. CCTV in schools under consideration

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cctv-in-schools-under-consideration
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