Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Fraud and Economic Crime Growing Threat in Croatia

ZAGREB, September 18, 2018 - The Global Economic and Fraud Survey 2018 carried out by PricewaterhousCoopers (PwC) and presented on Tuesday indicates that 53% of Croatian companies fell victim to some form of fraud or economic crime over the past two years, which is 26% more than in 2016. On the global level, 49% of organisations said they had been victims of fraud and economic crime.

Monday, 17 September 2018

Fake Online Restaurant Reviews Spreading in Croatia

Guests should stick to well-known guides and word of mouth, says a restaurant critic.

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Journalists Condemn Authorities’ Decision Not to Prosecute Death Threats

The state attorney’s office in Split has decided not to launch proceedings for death threats issued against journalists.

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Hajduk “Fans” Pillage Gas Station in Serbia

ZAGREB, August 2, 2018 - A group of about 30 fans of Croatia's Hajduk Split football club have rampaged at a gas station outside Belgrade, on their way from Split to Sofia where Hajduk is scheduled to play Slavia, according to media in Belgrade whose claims have been confirmed by the police.

Monday, 30 July 2018

Police to Exhibit Forged Art Works in Zadar

ZAGREB, July 30, 2018 - About 40 forged works of art by renowned Croatian and foreign artists will be on display at the Duke's Palace in the coastal city of Zadar until the end of August.

Sunday, 22 July 2018

Croat Suspected of Stealing Renoir and Rubens Paintings in Italy

ZAGREB, July 22, 2018 - Police in northern Italy have recovered two paintings stolen in 2017, a Renoir and a Rubens, said to be worth millions, and one of the suspects is a Croat national, ANSA reported.

Thursday, 12 July 2018

MPs Support Harsher Penalties for Sex Crimes against Children

ZAGREB, July 12, 2018 - Representatives of both the opposition and the ruling majority in the Croatian parliament on Thursday supported amendments to the Penal Code and the Law on Legal Consequences of Conviction, Rehabilitation and Criminal Records, whereby the HDZ party group proposed harsher punishment for child sex offenders who, under the amendments, would be registered as paedophiles for good.

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Three Rapes Reported to Police in Split Over the Weekend

This weekend brought a spike of rape reports in Split.

Friday, 6 July 2018

New Indictment Filed Against Government’s Key MP

Without MP Tomislav Saucha’s support, the government would be just one vote in parliament from collapse.

Sunday, 1 July 2018

British Police to Help Croatia Deal with Britons’ Drug Trade at Zrće Beach?

The allegations about a “drug war” between British gangs in Croatia has attracted the attention of the British authorities.

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