Archive for Czech Crime
Czech ice hockey legend Vladimir Ruzicka to be charged with embezzlement, could serve prison time [Facebook Post]
Prague student of Lebanese descent punched in face on tram for speaking Arabic to her sister [Facebook Post]
A drunk-driving senior cop damaged dozens of cars during a wild chase through Prague’s Vinohrady district earlier today (Tuesday, April 12th) while attempting to escape colleagues.
The police academy professor, named as Karel Kadlec, reportedly has a history of alcohol problems.
Thieves break into Jaromir Jagr’s car in Florida and steal his beloved Hana Zagorova CDs [Facebook Post]
Here’s what #68 was missing until composer Karel Svoboda came to his rescue: “Smes hitu” (“Hit Mix”) by Hana Zagorova. Either way you look at it, a crime against music 😉
PraguePig.com says: tar them and feather them, and make them pay for their own tar 😉
Link (Tydenik Police)
Cops bust illegal tofu-production operation selling at Sapa market in Prague 4-Libus [Facebook Post]
The suspect was selling tofu produced in “totally unsatisfactory hygienic conditions” in a garage in Prague 4-Seberov directly from his vehicle at the market, according to the police.
Link (Police CR)
Surprisingly for a country where (trade secret) nothing much happens, Nova’s Televizni noviny (TN) evening news programme is routinely the Czech Republic’s highest-rating TV show.
The arrest last month (February 19th, 2015) of a man in connection with the killing of
Jewish historian Jiri Fiedler, and his wife Dagmar Fiedlerova apparently clears up one of last year’s most mysterious murder cases — but an unusually high number of Prague killings remain unsolved.
A serial killer is stalking the streets of Prague, preying on taxi drivers and possibly even old women on trams.