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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...

Uusimaa lockdown: Police stop hundreds of vehicles at region’s borders

On the first day of the Uusimaa lockdown, police say they stopped 835 vehicles and turned them around from either entering or leaving the...

Checkpoints ready: Parliament approves government plans to isolate Uusimaa

The Finnish Parliament has approved a government plan to impose temporary restrictions on the southern Uusimaa region, to stop people moving into and out...

Government imposes new Uusimaa travel restrictions

The Finnish Government has announced new travel restrictions affecting some 1.7 million people in the Uusimaa region - which are planned to come into...

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...

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...

Police launch week-long road safety crackdown

Police forces around the country this week will be carrying out an operation to ensure drivers comply with road safety rules: from wearing a...

Police survey paints a grim picture of life on the beat

The results of a new survey paint a grim picture of the state of policing in Finland. The Finnish Police Federation SPJL canvased 10,000 members and...

Police detain two people in Oodi stabbing case

Helsinki Police say they've detained two people after a violent attempted robbery at Oodi Central Library on Sunday. The pair, a man and a woman,...