Thursday, 19 July 2018

Croatian Police to Be Restructured to Better Protect Borders

ZAGREB, July 19, 2018 - The Croatian government on Thursday adopted a regulation to reorganise ten existing police stations into border police stations for the sake of achieving the level of technical preparedness needed to join the Schengen area of passport-free movement, and it also restored wage bonuses for police employees, which, Minister Davor Božinović said, had been unnecessarily and unfairly cut a few years ago.

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Seven Persons Detained in Investigation of Murder of Young Briton at Zrće

New details emerge about this morning’s killing of a British national at the Zrće beach on the island of Pag.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Police Establish Tourist Season Security Centre in Zadar

ZAGREB, June 17, 2018 - The centre for implementation of security measures during the peak of the tourist season in Croatia's coastal and island destinations was officially opened in Zadar on Saturday by Interior Minister Davor Božinović who said that the Zadar headquarters and other relevant services and institutions would collect information about all that was going on in Croatia's Adriatic region in summer so as to beef up security in this way, too.

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Migrant Attacks Croatian Police, They Fire Warning Shot

ZAGREB, June 7, 2018 - A migrant who tried to attack a police patrol with a blunt object while attempting to cross from Croatia into Slovenia on Wednesday morning was arrested and, according to a police report, he was stopped when one of Croatian police officers fired a warning shot at the ground.

Friday, 1 June 2018

“Croatian Police Followed Procedure in Stopping Illegal Migrants”

ZAGREB, June 1, 2018 - Interior Minister Davor Božinović on Friday commented on the case of catching illegal migrants in the Donji Srb area during which two children were injured, saying that the police followed procedure and that their actions were justified as they acted in self-defence and the Croatian law allows the use of firearms in such situations.

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Police Have No Information on Roma Brides Being Sold to Marriage

ZAGREB, May 24, 2018 - The Međimurje County police said on Wednesday that they did not have information on the sale of Roma child brides in that northern county.

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Commemoration Held for 12 Policemen Killed in 1991

ZAGREB, May 1, 2018 - A commemoration was held in Borovo, eastern Croatia, on Tuesday for 12 special policemen killed there by Serb paramilitaries 27 years ago today.

Sunday, 29 April 2018

President Meets with Croatian Business People and Police in Macedonia

ZAGREB, April 29, 2018 - On the second day of her official visit to Macedonia, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović met with Croatian business people and Croatian police on a mission guarding the southern border in Gevgelija, the President's Office said in a press release.

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

185 kg of Marijuana Found Floating in Adriatic Sea

ZAGREB, March 20, 2018 - About 185 kilograms of marijuana drenched in the sea was found over the past few days, and the drug was in floating packages in the waters around Hvar and Vis islands, the Split-Dalmatia County police administration reported on Tuesday, announcing an investigation into the case.

Sunday, 18 March 2018

Police Museum Presents Exhibition of Counterfeit Art Works

ZAGREB, March 18, 2018 - The Police Museum in Split staged an exhibition of counterfeit products and forgeries as part of the two-day international conference "Security of Historical Cities 2018 - Challenges of Tourism" which ended on Saturday.

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