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SUPO: Finland’s main terror threat still comes from lone wolf attacks

The Finnish Security and Intelligence Service Supo  published its new year book on Thursday, painting a picture of the threats facing Finland from domestic...

Police say beware of coronavirus scammers

Police are warning people - especially the elderly - to beware of scammers who are trying to take advantage of the coronavirus crisis and...

Singer Jari Sillanpää guilty of having child abuse images on his...

One of Finland's best known entertainers Jari Sillanpää has been found guilty by a court of having child abuse images on the phone, and sharing them. However,...

Police warn about fake bank notes circulating in Espoo

Western Uusimaa Police are warning about counterfeit cash circulating in the region. Police say the forgeries are not very good and should be easy to...

Police appeal for owners in robbery treasure trove

Police in Eastern Finland are appealing for people who had their homes burgled by a crime gang last year to come and identify their...

Delayed justice: Foreign students wait years for court date after racist...

Two foreign students, on the receiving end of a racist attack in Joensuu, will not get their day in court until more than two...

Rapper convicted over restaurant bathroom sex offense

Finnish rapper Nikke Ankara - the stage name of Niiles Hiirola - has been convicted and fined by the Helsinki District Court of a...

Police arrest Sierra Leone war crimes suspect living in Finland

The National Bureau of Investigation NBI says it has arrested a citizen of Sierra Leone suspected of murder, aggravated war crimes and crimes against...

Check your cash: Police flag up high volume of counterfeit notes

Southeast Finland Police are flagging up a high volume of counterfeit bank notes circulating in the area. So far this year there's been 17 cases...

Latvian man cleared in Helsinki bomb plot trial

A Latvian man accused of plotting a bomb attack against Muslims and foreigners at Helsinki New Year's Eve celebrations in 2018 has had the...