Category Archives: Police

Serious traffic accident closes highway – Cyprus Mail

A 52-year-old woman was seriously injured on Tuesday after a car slammed into the rear of her vehicle on the Nicosia to Limassol highway near Chirokitia. The 63-year-old driver of the second vehicle was also taken to hospital after complaining of chest pains. The incident happened at 1.15pm, forcing the closure of the highway. The […]

Source: Serious traffic accident closes highway – Cyprus Mail

Children hit by cars in separate Paphos incidents – Cyprus Mail

A 20-month-old toddler was injured on Friday, after he was hit by a car in an apartment complex parking lot in Paphos, police announced. According to a police report, the boy escaped his mother’s attention while at the pool of the apartment complex and went to the parking lot, where he was hit by a […]

Source: Children hit by cars in separate Paphos incidents – Cyprus Mail

Young man in serious condition after crash – Cyprus Mail

An 18-year-old man has been injured and is in serious condition after his motorbike collided with a car in Limassol on Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened at 4.30pm in Aristotelis Valaoritis street. The injured man, who was transferred to Limassol General Hospital, suffered a brain haemorrhage and a craniocerebral injury. Due to the severity of […]

Source: Young man in serious condition after crash – Cyprus Mail

Man, 23, critical after quad bike collision – Cyprus Mail

A 23-year-old man was in criticial condition on Sunday at Nicosia General Hospital after a collision between two quad bikes on the Ayios Theodoros-Pentaschinos road in Larnaca. According to police, around 11pm on Saturday the 23-year-old from Ayios Theodoros collided with another quad bike being driven by a 37-year old from the same village who […]

Source: Man, 23, critical after quad bike collision – Cyprus Mail

Drastic overhaul of police uniforms from May 1 – Cyprus Mail

DRASTIC changes in uniforms in line with modern standards in other European Union countries are being introduced on May 1, police announced in a statement. The uniform changes are part of a broader programme implemented by the Cyprus police over the last two years, based on qualitative research and current bibliography in the field, the […]

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Drivers set to be screened for drugs after the summer – Cyprus Mail

Screening of drivers for being under the influence of drugs will start after the summer as the long-delayed equipment needed is on its way, the state lab confirmed on Tuesday. The bulk of the items have now been ordered after court proceedings delayed their purchase since carrying out the test was passed in February last […]

Source: Drivers set to be screened for drugs after the summer – Cyprus Mail