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[14 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 1,943 views]
mobile-radar

Starting tomorrow, a new generation of mobile speed cameras mounted in undercover police cars will start patrolling the streets. No flash, no warning, only a fine arriving directly in the post.

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[28 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 412 views]
Click to see video in Nice Matin

Christmas can be a difficult time financially. So imagine you are out Christmas shopping and you go to the cash machine… only to find several hundred euros sitting there. What do you do?

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[15 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 650 views]
heroine

The biggest drug seizure in the airport’s history, customs agents found 6.6 kilos of heroin in two searches last week.

Crime and Justice, News »

[28 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 417 views]
Estrosi

Mr. Christian Estrosi, Mayor of Nice, was fined for insulting another member of the city council. He now plans to appeal the charges.

Crime and Justice, News »

[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 425 views]
Photo: Nice-Matin

The Guardian Angels, with their distinctive berets, were once a famous
sight on the New York metro. The mayor of Nice has just sanctioned a
similar scheme in Nice. Nicknamed the ‘peace makers’ and wearing
distinctive red sweaters, their job is to keep the peace in the rougher
quarters.

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[15 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 414 views]
police

The Ministry of the Interior approved last week the creation of a priority security zone in Nice to be put in place in the weeks to come.

Crime and Justice »

[9 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 816 views]
Monaco train station

A German tourist tried to helpfully hand a bag he found on the train to the Monaco authorities. There was a little surprise, and consternation, when it was found to contain just under 2kg of cocaine with a street value of €100,000.

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[23 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 966 views]
Cannes

A trial was held in Marseille for 8 alleged leaders of a vice ring serving Gaddafi’s sons as clients. Escorts, models and beauty queens seduced powerful men at villas, million-dollar yachts and five-star hotels.

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[21 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 970 views]
FBI in Monaco

No, it’s not a part of a movie being filmed in Monaco, nor a joke. 175 FBI representatives will meet to discuss the evolving methods of crime.

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[3 Jul 2012 | No Comment | 647 views]
Photo Cyril Dodergny, click image to see in Nice Matin

The mayor has proclaimed marriages should be silent and solemn affairs, and cheering the bridge and groom as they leave the town hall is to be banned. Not everyone is happy. Is it really a problem?