Egyptian Public Prosecution

Prosecution refers student who stabbed female colleague to death in Egypt’s Zagazig to criminal trial

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 08:37 GMT

Egyptian Public Prosecution referred on Thursday student Islam Mohamed to the criminal trial over killing his female colleague, Salma Bahgat, in Egypt’s Zagazig after he was charged with premeditated murder.

Egypt’s prosecution orders probe after video of murdered student Nayera Ashraf’s body in hospital leaked

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 10:25 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution has ordered probe after a video showing the body of student Nayera Ashraf, who was brutally murdered by her colleague in June, was leaked on social media.

Egyptian prosecution detains husband of TV presenter Shaimaa Gamal for allegedly killing her

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 08:40 GMT

According to a statement by the prosecution on Friday, the husband, who is a member of a judicial authority, faces along with another suspect first-degree murder charges.

Husband accused of killing Egyptian TV presenter Shaimaa Gamal arrested in Suez

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 09:09 GMT

Earlier this week, the Public Prosecution announced launching a probe into the murder of Gamal after her husband, a member of a judicial authority, reported that she is missing.

Prosecution opens probe as man kills 5 before turning gun on himself in Cairo’s Zamalek

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 10:21 GMT

The man shot down a woman who he had a relation with in the apartment in the presence of their families using a shotgun and then shot those who tried to stop him dead, seven witnesses told the prosecution, according to the statement.

Prosecution launches probe into Egyptian TV host Ebrashy's death

Sat, 15 Jan 2022 - 07:48 GMT

The Public Prosecution said in a statement that Ebrashi's widow submitted a complaint against the deceased's attending physician, saying that he gave Ebrashi unauthorized tablets claiming their effectiveness in treating coronavirus.

Public Prosecution detains Egyptian businessman for sexually abusing girls in Upper Egypt orphan

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 07:17 GMT

According to a statement by the prosecution, Al-Amin also faces the charge of human trafficking.

Egypt’s Prosecution orders referring man who beheaded another in Ismailia to urgent trial

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 08:21 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution ordered on Thursday referring a man accused of deliberately murdering and beheading another person in Ismailia to urgent trial.

Egypt’s prosecution detains man pending investigation for beheading another in Ismailia

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 05:06 GMT

The Egyptian Public Prosecution ordered on Wednesday the detention of a man who killed and beheaded another in front of public in Ismailia city for four days pending investigation.

Prosecution opens investigation as Ukrainian tourist drowned off Sinai’s Dahab coast

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 09:52 GMT

The Egyptian Public Prosecution on Saturday ordered an investigation into the death of a Ukrainian tourist who reportedly drowned while practicing diving off South Sinai’s Dahab coast.

Egypt’s prosecution detains railway technician over deadly train crash in Suez

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 10:03 GMT

Train no. 115 travelling from Ismailia to Suez crashed into a pickup truck towing a trailer and loaded with bricks. The accident took place in a level crossing in Suez’s Al-Amer village.

Egyptian prosecution refers doctor to criminal court for kidnapping, indecently assaulting 6 female children

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 10:01 GMT

The prosecution also referred his wife to the criminal court as she is believed to be his partner in crime.

Egypt’s Prosecution refers 3 ‘Fairmont gangrape’ case defendants to criminal court for raping another woman

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 04:49 GMT

The prosecution publicly named the defendants as Sherif El-Komy, Youssef Qorra and Amir Zayed.

Egypt's Public Prosecution says it received screenshots of 'Fairmont gang rape' video, urges witnesses to come forward

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 04:54 GMT

The prosecution urged everyone who has the Fairmont gang rape video to send it via email at:

Egyptian authorities reconcile with 2 Mubarak-era figures after returning LE 1.3 billion

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 09:51 GMT

Soliman was the housing minister during the era of late President Hosni Mubarak and Rasekh is the father-in-law of Alaa Mubarak, the older son of Mubarak.

Prosecution detains man accused of burning shops in downtown Cairo pending investigation

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 10:18 GMT

A huge fire broke out through shops and buildings, causing losses reportedly estimated at millions of Egyptian pounds but leaving no casualties.

Male dentist accused of sexually assaulting men in Egypt including celebrities detained

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 10:23 GMT

Singer Tameem Youness and actor Abbas Aboul Hassan disclosed their stories on social media

National Women Council hails prosecution’s order to review not-guilty verdict against men for stripping woman in Minya

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Maya Morsy, head of the NCW expressed her “deep happiness and gratitude for the fair and just decision of Public Prosecutor (Hamada Al-Sawi)”.

Read full joint-statement of Egypt, Rome prosecutions on Regeni murder case

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 07:47 GMT

The Egyptian Public Prosecution and Italy's Public Prosecution in Rome issued a joint statement on Monday on the murder of Italian student Giulio Regeni after being tortured in Cairo in 2016.

Joint statement: Egyptian, Rome prosecutions reach different scenarios in Regeni murder case

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 07:01 GMT

The Italian Public Prosecution in Rome said five persons belonging to security authorities are suspects in Italian student Giulio Regeni's murder case in Cairo in 2016, but the Egyptian prosecution sees the suspicion "baseless".