New Interpol complex in Singapore to boost fight against cyber crime

A new Interpol centre to be opened in Singapore next year will strengthen global efforts to fight increasingly tech-savvy international criminals, officials said Tuesday.

International diamond thief detained in Switzerland: Interpol

A suspected Chinese jewellery thief accused of stealing millions of dollars worth of diamonds across the world has been arrested in Switzerland during another robbery, Interpol said Friday.

Shah Rukh Khan roped in as Interpol 'Turn Back Crime' ambassador
Shah Rukh Khan roped in as Interpol 'Turn Back Crime' ambassador

Internationally-renowned Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been roped in as an ambassador for Interpol's ‘Turn Back Crime’ campaign to promote awareness on how everyone can play a role in preventing crime.

Burglars target Interpol building in South Africa, again

Thieves have broken into the building that houses Interpol and an elite South African police unit in the capital Pretoria for the second time in three weeks, a spokesman said Thursday.

Interpol to help identify Malaysia flight crash victims

Interpol has said it will send a team in the next 48 hours to help identify victims killed by the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash in east Ukraine.

Interpol hands over Nigeria bombing mastermind

Nigeria`s defence headquarters Tuesday said Interpol had handed over the alleged mastermind of a bus station bombing which claimed at least 80 lives here in April.

India loses race for Interpol Secretary General`s post

India has lost the race for the post of Interpol Secretary General with its Executive Committee appointing Germany`s Juergen Stock as the successor to present incumbent Ronald K Noble of the United States.

Can Ranjit Sinha breach unfamiliar territory for Indians at Interpol?

CBI Director Ranjit Sinha may have thrown his hat in the ring for the coveted Interpol Secretary General’s post, but no Indian has held the position since the agency’s inception a century ago.

58 arrested in Philippines over global `sextortion` network

Fifty-eight people have been arrested in the Philippines for their involvement in a giant, global Internet "sextortion" network, local police and Interpol announced in a joint press conference today.

Malaysia Airline to check passports: Interpol head Ronald Noble

The head of the international police agency Interpol says a "major airline in Malaysia" soon will start checking travelers` passports against its global database of 42 million stolen or lost travel documents.

Red Corner notice against RS MP KVP Ramchandra Rao in titanium contract case

The Interpol on Wednesday issued a Red Corner notice against Congress MP in Rajya Sabha KVP Ramchandra Rao in connection with in connection with his role in an international corruption scheme involving bribes worth $18.5 million to government officials to allow the mining of titanium minerals in Andhra Pradesh.

Sri Lanka seeks Interpol red notice for arrest of LTTE leader

Sri Lanka on Sunday said it will ask Interpol to issue a red notice for the arrest of a Europe- based LTTE leader who directed actions of three key operatives of the banned outfit killed in a major operation last week.

Aus cricket legend`s son listed among Interpol`s `most-wanted` criminals

The son of former Australian cricketer Rick McCosker has reportedly been listed among Interpol`s most wanted criminals.

Phone SIM card used in Mumbai attacks sent for forensic tests

An international mobile phone SIM card that was used to direct the militants who carried out the Mumbai attacks, has been sent to Interpol in Saudi Arabia.

Malaysia missing plane unlikely to be terrorist event: Interpol head

The international police agency Interpol does not believe the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines plane was the result of a terrorist attack, its head said on Tuesday.

Database not checked pre-Malaysia flight: Interpol

Interpol said on Sunday that no country checked the police agency`s database that held information about two stolen passports used to board an ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight.

Interpol says considering Yanukovych warrant request

Interpol on Friday said it was considering a request from Ukraine`s new government to issue an arrest warrant for ousted president Viktor Yanukovych.

Spain agrees extradition of Kazakhstan opponent

Spain`s cabinet approved the extradition during its regular cabinet meeting on Friday.

Paintings by Guatemalan master stolen from church

Six religious paintings by Guatemala`s most important 18th century painter, Tomas Merlo, have been stolen from a church in the city of Antigua, culture ministry officials said Friday.

Indian on Interpol list for wife`s murder in Singapore

An Indian, the husband of a beautician whose decapitated body was found in a canal in Singapore, is now on Interpol`s wanted list.