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Appeals Court upholds verdict against Finns Party MP for incitement crimes

The Court of Appeal in Rovaniemi has ruled to uphold a verdict against Finns Party Member of Parliament Sebastian Tynkkynen. The Oulu MP was convicted...

Police attacked with bottles and stones in Midsummer Eve brawl

Police officers have been pelted with bottles and stones, after intervening in a Midsummer Eve brawl in Helsinki. It happened at Hietaniemi beach around 02:00...

Record high amphetamine levels and drug-drive offenses

Researchers have found record high levels of amphetamines in capital region wastewater – a level which has continued to grow even during coronavirus lockdown...

New law makes it a crime to threaten people because of...

A new proposal from the Ministry of Justice would make it a crime in Finland for someone to threaten another person because of their...

Police search for scammer targeting foreigners with Helsinki apartments

Helsinki Police are investigating a scammer targeting foreigners and offering them bogus apartment rentals in the capital city. Authorities have taken the unusual step of...

Police investigate booby-trapped apartment bomb, a death inside and two injured...

Two police officers were injured in an explosion on Monday night after trying to open the door of a booby-trapped apartment in Espoo. One body...

Trial begins in Somero conscript homicide case

The trial gets underway at Turku District Court today in the case of a man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend. Military conscript Milla Aronen, 21, was...

Woman remanded in custody in Iraq ‘faked death’ case

A 23-year old woman was remanded in custody on Friday at the Western Uusimaa District Court, in connection with the case of an Iraqi...

Police probe possible forged death certificate of Iraqi man in European...

The National Bureau of Investigation says it is looking at whether a death certificate for an Iraqi man was forged, and that he might...

Police looking into Helsinki, North Savo care home deaths

Police in Helsinki and North Savo are looking into a number of coronavirus deaths at elderly care homes. In the capital, a request has been...