The new government has a tough road ahead of it when it comes to security and law enforcement, and a long list of issues to address in order to make Kosovo a safer place for all its citizens.
The Police Inspectorate of Kosovo filed criminal charges against 22 members of the Kosovo Police to the Special Prosecution on Thursday, implicating them in the deportation of six Turkish nationals in March 2018.
Kosovo Police arrested 18 people after a deadline for gun owners to register any arms in their possession expired in June, confiscating illegal arms and ammunition across 27 locations on Wednesday.
The rape and murder of an 11-year-old child in Fushe Kosove last week has sparked protests in the town in response to the negligence of public institutions to prevent the child’s murder and investigate the allegations of rape.
Following a BIRN investigation into illegal betting stores, a police raid in Gjakova on Tuesday resulted in eight arrests and the seizure of assets and property related to the gambling industry.