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23 January, 2022
 

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1. Biker loses leg in Limassol crash

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/biker-loses-leg-in-limassol-crash

A young man is in critical condition after having his leg amputated on Tuesday, following a crash in Limassol where he collided with a vehicle that was reportedly attempting to make a right turn...

2. Limassol police corner in suspect vehicle

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/limassol-police-corner-in-suspect-vehicle

Three patrol cars collided with a suspect vehicle on Wednesday night in Limassol, after the driver failed to stop for inspection, with officers ending up making arrests on drug, traffic, and public health violations...

3. Driver permit rules stiffer for non-residents

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-driver-permit-rules-stiffer-for-non-residents

The Cypriot transport ministry has issued tougher rules for some foreigners seeking to obtain a driver’s permit, essentially linking visa status to eligibility while barring refugees with pending applications as well as introducing stricter criteria...

4. Organ donor preference in new driver permits

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/organ-donor-preference-in-new-driver-permits

New driver’s permits in the Republic of Cyprus will include organ donor information and other features, including security enhancements, a far cry from current licences printed on a piece of paper...

5. Young woman identified in fatal crash

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/young-woman-identified-in-fatal-crash

Nicosia police have identified the young woman who died in a road accident on Sunday, while the driver of another vehicle has been questioned in connection with the incident...

6. Paphos police dealing with peculiar police impersonator case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-police-dealing-with-peculiar-police-impersonator-case

Paphos police are investigating a peculiar case involving a 54-year-old local man who impersonated an officer on at least two occasions while wearing a shirt with ‘police’ written on it....

7. Cyprus gets tougher with stricter bundle of measures

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-gets-tougher-with-stricter-bundle-of-measures

Stricter measures to contain the spread of coronavirus were announced by the Health Minister on Monday as the island scrambles to curb the steadily rising deaths and infections....

8. Police announce driving offences that can lead to license revocation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-announce-driving-offences-that-can-lead-to-license-revocation

After the first days of February saw the first immediate revocations of the licences of two reckless drivers, the director of Traffic Police Yiannakis Georgiou on Tuesday specified the criteria that may land a driver a referral to the Road Transport Department for license revocation....

9. Cyprus rolls out tough traffic measures

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-rolls-out-tough-traffic-measures

Traffic police are following through with strict measures announced by the government last week, with two drivers referred to the Road Transport Department to have their licences either suspended or revoked...

10. Man in court over speeding video

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-in-court-over-speeding-video

Police plan to use a driver’s own video against him after he posted footage on Facebook showing he was doing 180 kilometres an hour on the highway...

11. Man dies while crossing the highway

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-killed-while-crossing-the-highway

A man was killed in a highway accident in Nicosia after being struck by oncoming traffic west of the capital...

12. Driver argues with officer over filming

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-argues-with-officer-over-filming

A video showing a driver in Cyprus debating with a police officer has gone viral, raising once again questions over the rights of citizens to record video in public places...

13. Fatal accident detail gets sentence reduced

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fatal-accident-detail-gets-sentence-reduced

An overlooked detail caught the attention of the Supreme Court during the appeal of a sentence, whereby a driver of a fuel tanker was initially found guilty of causing the death of a woman by dangerous or reckless driving...

14. Youths shot at by police get arrested

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/youths-shot-at-by-police-get-arrested

The two youths who were shot at by police in on Thursday have been arrested on multiple violations, with the father of one of the suspects crying foul and giving an entirely different account of what took place...

15. Woman on scooter dies in Limassol accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-on-scooter-dies-in-limassol-accident

A woman possibly on an electric scooter was killed in a road accident in Limassol on Friday after being struck by a vehicle as she was trying to cross the road...

16. Coral Bay trial ends with sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/coral-bay-trial-ends-with-sentence

The man who ran down Charlie Birch in Coral Bay last year has been sentenced to 2.5 years, following a protracted legal battle that had charges reduced twice in the course of the trial...

17. Woman crashes car during police chase

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-crashes-car-during-police-chase

A young female driver was arrested on Sunday following a police chase that ended up in a crash of a stolen vehicle in downtown Paphos...

18. Judge throws out drunk driving case in Paphos

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/judge-throws-out-dui-case-in-paphos

A local judge in Paphos has acquitted a driver who was being accused of Driving Under the Influence, ruling that police failed to show valid proof of his breath alcohol test...

19. Unruly teens cause mayhem in Limassol

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unruly-teens-cause-mayhem-in-limassol

A male teenager was arrested during an overnight operation in Limassol, where juveniles were lighting fires and throwing rocks at the police...

20. Tough traffic bill heads to the House

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tough-traffic-bill-heads-to-the-house

A government bill package heading to the House on Friday is not only proposing stiffer penalties for traffic violations but also fast-tracking many ways of dealing with offenders...

21. Man pulls a fast one at an army checkpoint

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-pulls-a-fast-one-at-an-army-checkpoint

Nicosia police and the military are investigating an incident close to the buffer zone, where a driver broke through an army checkpoint and disappeared into the south...

22. Man goes ballistic at Citizen Service Center

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-goes-ballistic-at-citizen-service-center

Staff at a Nicosia Citizen Service Centre went on an hour-long work stoppage to protest lack of security measures, following an incident where a disgruntled customer punched the cashier’s window screen to express his anger...

23. Cops out and about to promote seat belts

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-promote-seatbelts

This week’s road safety awareness campaign focuses primarily on the use of seat belts and child seats, all of which were contributing factors in recent fatal accidents...

24. Driver gets 30 months in Larnaca fatal rollover

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-gets-30-months-in-larnaca-fatal-rollover

The intoxicated driver who caused a fatal accident on Larnaca highway, where a 5-year-old girl was killed, has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison...

25. Cops out and about to promote road safety

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-promote-road-safety

Cyprus police is conducting another safety campaign this week, following a series of recent road fatalities, and this time they are focusing on bikers and cyclists...

26. Driver had no permit or insurance in fatal rollover

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-had-no-permit-or-insurance-in-fatal-rollover

The driver who is facing involuntary manslaughter, for the death of a 5-year-old girl in a Larnaca accident last month, was driving without a valid driver’s permit or car insurance...

27. Driver gets nine months in Nicosia fatal road accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-gets-nine-months-in-nicosia-fatal-road-accident

A 73-year-old man was sentenced to nine months for involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 38-year-old mother, who was fatally struck as she was crossing the street with her 6-year-old son...

28. Refusing Breathalyzer test lands man in jail

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/refusing-breathalyzer-test-lands-man-in-jail

Paphos traffic police arrested a driver for refusing to comply with a secondary Breathalyzer test and attacking a police officer...

29. New penalty points system in the works

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-penalty-points-system-in-the-works

The penalty points system for Cypriot drivers is about to be revamped, with new legislation proposing stiffer penalties but also fixing loopholes that make the current scheme unreliable...

30. Probe into lawyers involved in migrant smuggling rackets

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/probe-into-lawyers-involvement-in-migrant-smuggling-racket

Judicial authorities in northern Greece are investigating the involvement of local lawyers in rackets smuggling migrants and refugees across Greece’s Evros River border from Turkey...

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