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The Banque de France's headquarters
13/09/2014 - France

French central bank’s stolen euros unearthed in provincial garden

French police have found nearly two million euros stolen from France’s central bank, where they were supposed to have been destroyed.
Police brutality in the US
08/09/2014 - International report

Police brutality in the US

Michael Brown, Ferguson, St. Louis and Eric Garner, Staten Island, New York: they are the most recent victims and locations of police brutality in the United States. Both were black. U.N.
The teenager confessed he "decided" to kill young brother and sister
05/09/2014 - France

French teenager charged with murdering sister, trying to kill brother

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with killing his 11-year-old sister and trying to kill his eight-year-old brother in eastern France.
Jérôme Kerviel is arrested after crossing the border from Italy to France earlier this year
05/09/2014 - France

Rogue trader Kerviel freed with electronic bracelet

Rogue trader Jérôme Kerviel, imprisoned for losing French bank Société Générale nearly five billion euros, is to be freed under electronic surveillance next ...
Anti-fascists pay tribute to Clément Méric.
03/09/2014 - FRANCE

French court frees suspected anti-fascist's murderer ahead of trial

A French appeal court has freed the prime suspect in the 2013 murder of an anti-fascist campaigner.
Police in action in Ghardaia this year.
01/09/2014 - ALGERIA

Algerian jailed for two years for filming police officers stealing

An Algerian court has sentenced a man to two years in prison for filming and posting a video of three police officers stealing during riots last year.
Video capture of area near attack
18/08/2014 - France - Saudi Arabia

Thieves steal 250,000 euros, documents, in Paris Saudi motorcade attack

The motorcade of a Saudi prince visiting Paris was attacked on Sunday night by armed thieves who made off with 250,000 euros in cash and “sensitive” documents.

Gold bars.
11/08/2014 - France

French builders in court over massive gold theft

Three French builders are to appear in court after stealing gold worth 900,000 euros from a property they were working on in Normandy, according to a local newspaper.


French press review 11 August 2014

Today's Libération is going after French mayors who make stupid decisions.
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve.
04/08/2014 - France

French minister calls for drug squad audit over stolen cocaine

France’s Interior Minister called on Monday for an audit of the French drug squad after a police officer allegedly bagged 52 kilos of cocaine at the end of July.