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Europol warns of ISIL's evolving terror threat in Europe

Europe's police agency says further attacks are likely in the near future and increased cooperation and vigilance are key to combating the threat.

Europe's police agency says further attacks are likely in the near future and increased cooperation and vigilance are key to combating the threat.

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Jingle Cells - Europol launches an advent calender

Every day from the 1st to the 24th of December, Europe's top crime agency is publishing the photo of a Christmas criminal on the organisation's Facebook and Twitter feeds.

Every day from the 1st to the 24th of December, Europe's top crime agency is publishing the photo of a Christmas criminal on the organisation's Facebook and Twitter feeds.

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Italian mafia boss captured in mountain village

Italy’s second biggest mafia boss has been arrested in Molochia, a small town in the Aspromonte mountains of Calabria.

Italy’s second biggest mafia boss has been arrested in Molochia, a small town in the Aspromonte mountains of Calabria.

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Impossible to reduce threat of IS terror to zero: Europol chief

The “complexity” of IS networks means governments can never “reduce the threat to zero” of further attacks, Europol director Rob Wainwright said in

The “complexity” of IS networks means governments can never “reduce the threat to zero” of further attacks, Europol director Rob Wainwright said in

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Fears over fate of '10,000 missing refugee children'

Some 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees are thought to have gone missing in Europe with fears that criminal networks are now actively targeting the most vulnerable.

Some 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees are thought to have gone missing in Europe with fears that criminal networks are now actively targeting the most vulnerable.

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Brexit would make fight against terror harder, says Europol chief

Police in Britain would struggle to prevent terror attacks and fight organised crime if the country votes to leave the EU. That’s according to the

Police in Britain would struggle to prevent terror attacks and fight organised crime if the country votes to leave the EU. That’s according to the

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Europol sounds alarm over 10,000 missing migrant children

Europol has alerted the authorities to an aspect of the migrant crisis ignored until now; the fact that 10,000 children have gone missing, and will

Europol has alerted the authorities to an aspect of the migrant crisis ignored until now; the fact that 10,000 children have gone missing, and will

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10,000 refugee children are missing, says Europol

The EU's criminal intelligence agency warns traffickers are targeting unaccompanied children for sex work and slavery.

The EU's criminal intelligence agency warns traffickers are targeting unaccompanied children for sex work and slavery.

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Europol launches new website, highlights "57 Most Wanted" list

Europol has unveiled its new website, Europe’s top cops giving a list of Europe’s 57 most wanted a high profile. Top of the list is Frenchman Salah

Europol has unveiled its new website, Europe’s top cops giving a list of Europe’s 57 most wanted a high profile. Top of the list is Frenchman Salah

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INTERPOL creates specialist network to combat people smuggling

INTERPOL and Europol, two major transnational law enforcement agencies, have outlined fresh measures to break up the organised criminal networks

INTERPOL and Europol, two major transnational law enforcement agencies, have outlined fresh measures to break up the organised criminal networks

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Have you been 'skimmed'? - credit card fraud explained

Albina, from Geneva, asks what ‘skimming’ is and how she can protect herself from it. Laurence Binther, of Europol’s European Cybercrime centre

Albina, from Geneva, asks what ‘skimming’ is and how she can protect herself from it. Laurence Binther, of Europol’s European Cybercrime centre

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Europe Weekly: Europol swoop to arrest 1,000 suspected criminals

In this edition of Europe Weekly, police across Europe swoop to arrest 1,000 suspected criminals; the European Commission boosts security after a

In this edition of Europe Weekly, police across Europe swoop to arrest 1,000 suspected criminals; the European Commission boosts security after a

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Sleaze and scams shame football

Singapore sleaze or the match-fixing allegations outlined by Europol’s 18-month investigation into a rampant betting scam has opened a book on the

Singapore sleaze or the match-fixing allegations outlined by Europol’s 18-month investigation into a rampant betting scam has opened a book on the

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FIFA calls for tougher sanctions for match-fixing

The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has called for tougher sanctions for match-fixing after revelations that hundreds of

The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has called for tougher sanctions for match-fixing after revelations that hundreds of

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Europol smashes global football match-fixing ring

A suspected football match-fixing syndicate has been uncovered during an 18-month global investigation. An Asia-based group is thought to have been

A suspected football match-fixing syndicate has been uncovered during an 18-month global investigation. An Asia-based group is thought to have been

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Dozens arrested in European child porn crackdown

More than 100 people have been arrested in a major Europe-wide crackdown on child pornography. The European law enforcement agency Europol says

More than 100 people have been arrested in a major Europe-wide crackdown on child pornography. The European law enforcement agency Europol says

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Europol's Rob Wainwright - how safe are we?

In the aftermath of Osama Bin Laden’s death and in the perspective of the on-going crises in Northern Africa, Ali Sheikholeslami of Euronews talked

In the aftermath of Osama Bin Laden’s death and in the perspective of the on-going crises in Northern Africa, Ali Sheikholeslami of Euronews talked