Crime

Egypt ready to train customs workers from neighboring countries on smuggling detection

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 01:55 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir met Sunday Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) Ghada Waly.

Mansoura student killer pleads guilty, makes allegations against victim

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 01:45 GMT

Mohamed Adel, killer of student Nayera Ashraf, pleaded guilty Sunday before Mansoura Criminal Court, saying "I was fully sane when I committed the crime."

Egypt, Tajikistan presidents agree to cooperate on combating terrorism, organized crime

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 - 01:57 GMT

A number of MoUs were signed between the Egyptian and Tajikistani ministers in the presence of both chiefs of state.

Know more about Egypt’s 1st law to terminate public officers proven to abuse drugs

Sat, 12 Feb 2022 - 01:23 GMT

Employees who proven to be abusing drugs were used to be penalized, but after a law passed last year, any employee who tests positive to drugs will be terminated.

Man who beheaded another in Ismailia sentenced to death after Grand Mufti's advise sought

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 10:03 GMT

Ismailia Criminal Court, on Wednesday, sentenced to death Abdel Rahman Nazmy, known as “Dabour” over charges of brutally murdering a citizen and attempting to kill two others in a crowded street in Ismailia.

Gang arrested for excavating Ancient Egyptian tomb, attempting to smuggle sarcophagus

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 12:28 GMT

When interrogated, all members of the gang confessed to committing the crime.

Crime of forging COVID-19 vaccination certificate punishable up by 3-10 imprisonment

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:08 GMT

The use of the forged vaccination certificate is a mother crime that is punishable by imprisonment in accordance with the Penal Code.

Africa, Arab public prosecutors issue 'Cairo Declaration 2021' on cross-border crimes

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 10:43 GMT

The international conference held by Egypt's Public Prosecution on combating cross-border crimes on the African and Arab scales issued Tuesday "Cairo Declaration 2021."

Egyptian president asserts 'rule of law' in meeting with African, Arab public prosecutors

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The foreign public prosecutors have been in Egypt to attend an international conference held by the Egyptian Public Prosecution.

1st meeting of National Focal Points of the Arab Association for Prosecutors held in Egypt's New Capital

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 07:57 GMT

The moderator of the meeting was Head of the International Cooperation Department and Human Rights Department at the Egyptian Public Prosecution.

Egypt's Public Prosecution holds international conference on combating cross-border crimes

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 09:19 GMT

The event includes the 15th meeting of African public prosecutors, and the first meeting of Arab public prosecutors.

Egypt’s prosecution calls citizens not to circulate videos of crimes, but submit them to authorities

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 02:40 GMT

Egyptian Public Prosecution called on citizens who possess videos on any crime to submit them to concerned authorities, without publishing on social media sites to preserve proper conduct of investigations.

Egypt's FM urges intensification of efforts with Sierra Leone against terrorist, criminal groups in Sahel

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The minister added that such cooperation has to include "reconstruction and post-conflict development endeavors."

New crime patterns emerged due to COVID pandemic: Secretary of Council of Arab Interior Ministers

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 07:34 GMT

New patterns of crime have emerged as a result of the repercussions of COVID-19, atop of them cybercrimes, according to Dr. Muhammad bin Ali Koman, Secretary-General of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers.

Egypt's Attorney General refers 3 defendants to criminal court over killing girl in Kafr el Dawar

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 10:29 GMT

The three defendants confessed their wrongdoing after the investigations uncovered their malicious plots.

Egypt’s NCW launches anti-FGM campaign in Hurghada

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 02:09 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW) launched a door-to-door campaign in Red Sea city of Hurghada to raise awareness on the criminalization of female genital mutilation (FGM).

NCW’s Maya Morsy appeals to parliament to quickly pass Egypt’s new FGM law

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 12:21 GMT

This comes in a quick response to a recent case of a 15 year old girl who arrived at a hospital after being subject to FGM; the father and the nurse were arrested and remain in custody pending investigations.

'Given the big budget allocated to rural development, the outcome better be satisfactory,' Egypt's Pres. addressing officials

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The project – worth LE500 million – covers 1,500 villages housing 50-55 million dwellers, who compose half of the Egyptian population.

Father arrested for stripping toddler to burn her in street in Egypt’s Delta

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:35 GMT

A video went viral on social media on January 19, 2021, showing how the father was stripping the daughter and trying to spill fuel on her body to burn her, while the crying toddler was crawling in mud amid very cold temperature.

Killers of Egypt’s Maadi girl handed down death penalty

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 11:59 GMT

The court filed the case to the Egyptian Grand Mufti to ask his advisory religious opinion on executing the two men. It also set December 30, 2020, for a final ruling.

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