Crackdown on tourism-related crime on Crete leads to 71 arrests

A total of 71 people of have been arrested on Crete since Saturday as police cracked down on offenses linked to the tourism sector.

A number of the arrests were connected to the sale of counterfeit goods, including sunglasses and bags, but officers also recorded 350 offenses linked to the renting and use of quad bikes and another 168 that had to do with sanitary checks.

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Enter your information below to receive our weekly newsletters with the latest insights, opinion pieces and current events straight to your inbox.

By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.