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North Savo police investigate two stabbing incidents

Police in North Savo are investigating two overnight stabbing cases as attempted homicides - although officers don't think the two incidents are linked. In Kuopio...

Silk Road crackdown: Police bust thousands in dark web investigation

Law enforcement agencies including police departments, the National Bureau of Investigation KRP and Finnish Customs Tulli have launched investigations into an estimated 6000 people...

Police suspect arson links in Nurmijärvi area fires

Police in Eastern Uusimaa say they suspect that two fires at properties in Nurmijärvi were started deliberately. The fires were noticed early on Saturday morning...

Police detain four people after Helsinki homicide

Police in Helsinki have detained four people in connection with an apparent homicide in the city. Officers were called to the capital's Pitäjänmäki neighbourhood around...

Espoo police warn public about unexploded ‘bottle bombs’

Police in Espoo have issued a warning to members of the public not to pick up any unexploded bottle bombs, even if they're trying...

Singer Jari Sillanpää to face child sex abuse charges in court

Finnish singer Jari Sillanpää will appear in court next February charged with sexual abuse of a child and dissemination of sexually suggestive images. The story was...

Police hunt for burglary suspect after 16 houses targeted

Police in Helsinki are asking for the public's help to track down a man they say is wanted in connection with a string of...

Kuopio sword attack suspect transferred to Hämeenlinna Prison hospital

The only suspect in October's deadly sword attack at a Kuopio school has been transferred to Hämeenlinna Prison hospital for further treatment. Twenty-four-year old Joel Marin...

Border Guard suspects two Iranians of people smuggling in Finland

The Border Guard Rajavartiolaitos suspects two Iranian men, living in Finland, of being behind a people-smuggling operation. Authorities think the Iranians obtained a fake French...

Oulu Police in 200km per hour car chase

Officers on Oulu chased suspects traveling at speeds up to 200km per hour overnight. The incident started as police were escorting a special transport convoy...