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1. Police on the stand in serial killer probe

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-on-the-stand-in-serial-killer-probe

The top legal advisor in the Republic of Cyprus has recommended that criminal charges be included in the prosecution against a number of police officers involved in a suspected mishandling of missing women complaints in the Orestis serial killer case...

2. Defendant gets 15 years in Strovolos murders

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/strovolos-double-murder-trial-draws-to-an-end

The last of four defendants in the Strovolos double murder trial was sentenced to fifteen years in prison, as the case drew to a close on Thursday after a lengthy and complicated criminal trial that shocked public opinion...

3. Marios asks for leniency in Strovolos murders

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lawyer-argues-for-leniency-in-double-strovolos-murder

The lawyer of Marios Hadjixenofondos, the last of four defendants in the Strovolos double murder trial, has asked the criminal court to show “maximum leniency” saying his client was also a victim in the case...

4. Last defendant convicted in Strovolos murders

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/last-defendant-convicted-in-strovolos-murders

The last of four defendants in the Strovolos double murder trial, the only one who did not admit to any crimes, was found guilty of manslaughter on Wednesday by a criminal court in Nicosia...

5. Two suitcases spotted outside Orestis’ home

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-suitcases-spotted-outside-orestis-home

Police went on high alert Monday morning after receiving information about two suitcases outside the residence of convicted serial killer Nikos Metaxas...

6. Filipino TV airs Cypriot 'Serial Killer' episode

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/filipino-tv-airs-cypriot-serial-killer-episode

A drama series in the Philippines is airing an episode that tells the harrowing tale of overseas Filipino workers based on the serial killer case in Cyprus...

7. Funeral held for Arian

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/funeral-held-for-arian

Friends and relatives of Arian attended her funeral on Thursday, five months after the body of the young Filipina was discovered in an abandoned mine shaft outside Nicosia...

8. Macbeth premieres at Paphos medieval castle

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/macbeth-premieres-at-paphos-medieval-castle

The first of three performances of Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece Macbeth is staged on Friday at the square of the Medieval Castle in Paphos...

9. Tzionis gets life in Strovolos murders

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-gets-life-in-strovolos-murders

A Nicosia criminal court sentenced Loizos Tzionis to life imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to charges in the Strovolos double murder case in a surprise move in the courtroom...

10. Tzionis pleads guilty in Strovolos double murder

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-says-he-will-admit-all-charges

Loizos Tzionis, the main defendant in the Strovolos double murder case, pleaded guilty to all charges on Wednesday, during drama in the courtroom as his co-defendant brother was being sentenced to prison on burglary charges...

11. Ombudswoman weighs in on Bishop controversy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ombudswoman-weighs-in-on-bishop-controversy

Criticism towards Bishop Neophytos is picking up steam, following his comments about homosexuality and abortion that stirred debate and prompted all sorts of reactions...

12. Community bids farewell to Sierra

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/community-bids-farewell-to-sierra

The funeral of little Sierra, the youngest of seven victims in the Orestis serial killer case, was held on Sunday, exactly three months after the body of her mother was discovered in an abandoned well...

13. Body found inside trunk in north Nicosia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/body-found-inside-trunk-in-north-nicosia

A bad smell coming from a car near a school in north Nicosia led to the discovery of a dead body in the trunk, with Turkish Cypriot police investigating the murder of a foreign national...

14. 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...

15. Serial killer’s SIM card points to more women

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/serial-killer-s-sim-card-points-to-more-women

A mobile phone SIM card that was destined for convicted serial killer Nikos Metaxas in prison could possibly hold key information that may be of interest to crime investigators...

16. New SIM card found in Orestis’ pants

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-sim-card-found-in-orestis-pants

Prison guards discovered another SIM card in a pair of trousers destined for convicted serial killer Nikos Metaxas during a family visit...

17. Orestis case over but new details still shocking

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/orestis-case-over-but-details-still-shocking

Cypriot serial killer Nikos Metaxas began serving seven life sentences following his trial on Monday, with the public still trying to process the horrifying details of the case and possible future legal steps...

18. 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...

19. 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...

20. Tzionis backs away from plea change

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-backs-away-from-plea-change

The defendant in the Strovolos double murder case has been given additional time to contemplate his answers to some of the charges against him...

21. Orestis trial starts Monday

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/orestis-trial-starts-monday

The alleged serial killer in the “Orestis case” has been ordered to appear for his arraignment on Monday, where he will formerly answer to seven murder charges and one rape...

22. Tzionis hints at a change of plea

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-hints-at-a-change-of-plea

There are new developments in the Strovolos double murder trial, with reports saying the main defendant wishes to address the court over some of the charges against him and the prosecutor saying there can be no preconditions...

23. What’s with all the horrifying details?

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/what-s-with-all-the-horrifying-details

The most shocking aspect was not so much the discovery of the little girl’s body as it was actually the way we take part and become a part one way or another in this sensationalism of human pain...

24. Police need more time to prosecute Orestis

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-need-more-time-to-prosecute-orestis

Alleged serial killer Nikos Metaxas was remanded for another eight days on Friday, with prosecutors scrambling to build a solid case while trying to minimize the possibility of factual or legal errors...

25. Diver’s words resonate through Memi Lake

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/diver-s-words-resonate-through-memi-lake

A brief exchange between a supervisor and his diver who found the body of little Sierra in Memi Lake has resonated with the Cypriot public, as shock and disbelief still continue in the serial killer case...

26. Body found in Memi Lake

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/body-found-in-memi-lake

A human body believed to be Sierra has been found in Memi Lake, with reports saying state forensic pathologists are rushing to the scene...

27. Partial drain at Memi Lake to go forward

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/partial-drain-at-memi-lake-to-go-forward

Divers can expect a less difficult task at Memi Lake in the search for little Sierra, following a decision by the Water Development Department to allow a partial drain to lower the water level...

28. Police check two off the list in Orestis case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-check-two-off-the-list-in-orestis-case

Two women who had online communication with Orestis have been located by police, while the whereabouts of another female remain unknown...

29. Maricar autopsy points to neck injury

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/maricar-autopsy-points-to-neck-injury

A post mortem on the body believed to be Maricar points to neck injury as the cause of death, pointing to similarities in other murders in the serial killer case...

30. Expert unsure whether Orestis acted alone

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/expert-unsure-whether-orestis-acted-alone

Private forensic pathologist Marios Matsakis has raised a number of questions following the discovery of a third suitcase at the red lake, including whether the alleged serial killer acted alone...

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