Tag: crime
Macedonia 15.05.20 | 17:21

Post Office tellers stole 25.000 EUR from 26 customers

Nine tellers working in the Macedonian Post Office, and their superior manager, have been charged with stealing 25.000 EUR from the accounts of 26 citizens. The money was taken using forged withdrawal slips, signed in favor of their manager in the branch in Skopje’s Cair district. The theft was...

Macedonia 30.03.20 | 12:47

Other countries take care of their own citizens, while in our country the government does not cover anything, citizens pay for their transport themselves

The government is committing a crime amid a pandemic and wants to profit from the transport of our fellow citizens from abroad to Macedonia, VMRO-DPMNE said in a press release. Our citizens who come from abroad, unlike people from other countries who take care of their own citizens, pay for their own...

Macedonia 18.10.19 | 21:12

Crime in Macedonia is worth millions, in the hands of several people and in all sectors

VMRO-DPMNE is flooded with documents and materials brought by concerned citizens who prove the corrupt activities of the government. Most of the materials have been submitted to the prosecution, but they have not responded so far, VMRO-DPMNE Vice President Aleksandar Nikoloski said on Friday. According...

Macedonia 03.10.19 | 17:18

Mickoski: Citizens approach us every day with reports of crime and corruption that originate with the Government

Citizens are approaching us with evidence of crimes every single day, VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski said during his press conference today. The opposition party helped reveal a number of significant corruption scandals regarding the ruling SDSM party in the past months, and Mickoski said that...

Macedonia 22.09.19 | 11:20

SDSM is synonym for corruption: From nepotism, through crime, the embarrassing prank to “Racket”

Zoran Zaev and SDSM are a synonym for crime and corruption. The SDSM government has not done anything for the citizens for three years, only commits crime, VMRO-DPMNE said. The nepotism epidemic was one of the first scandals to shake the public that exposed the criminogenic face of the government. Relatives...

Macedonia 07.06.19 | 17:45

Interior Minister Spasovski blames the courts for his poor results in fighting crime

Pressed on the failure to deliver on the promise to fight crime and corruption, which is one of the sticking points as Macedonia asks to be allowed to open EU accession talks, Interior Minister Oliver Spasovski blamed the courts for the poor results in his department. Spasovski spent most of his term...

Macedonia 22.05.19 | 14:30

Report points to the Albanian gangs in Skopje and the heroin trafficking originating in Veles

A report on crime in the Balkans, prepared by the Global initiative against transnational organized crime points to the main crime hotspots in Macedonia. The reports lists Albanian gangs as dominating the crime in the capital Skopje, while Veles became prominent in the European drug trade. Although Skopje’s...