During May and June, police issued tickets totaling just over ISK 10 million to drivers who were not using a hands-free device for talking on the phone while driving.
The World Cup has gone smoothly for the most part for an Icelandic police delegation of five officers.
The Ministry of Transport is working on new laws which will facilitate collecting fines for driving infractions.
Police on Heimaey, the only populated island of the Westman archipelago off of Iceland’s southern coast, have purchased security cameras which will soon be installed both downtown and near the ferry harbour.
Police in West Iceland stopped the illegal collection of parking fees at Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls in West Iceland yesterday.
Per current law, studded tires must be removed starting on April 15, but five of Iceland's nine police jurisdictions didn’t issue any citations for winter tire infractions last year.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, who escaped from an Icelandic prison last month and fled abroad, will be sent back to Iceland on Friday.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, who was arrested in Amsterdam after fleeing an Icelandic prison last week, has been sentenced to 19 days in custody.
An Icelandic man filled chess pieces with amphetamine in an attempt to smuggle the drug into Iceland.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, who escaped from an Icelandic prison last week, was arrested in Amsterdam yesterday.
A man currently in custody suspected of killing his brother claims to have no memory of the night due to drunkenness.
Capital Area Police are using Pinterest to help burglary victims around the city identify and claim their stolen belongings.
Fishermen discovered two body parts off the coast of the Snæfellsnes peninsula, a leg and an unknown body part.
It is suspected that a single group is behind dozens of burglaries which have occurred in the Reykjavík capital area over the past several weeks.
Preliminary autopsy results suggest that the 27-year-old French tourist who was found dead earlier this month died of hypothermia after a fall from Sandfell mountain in Southeast Iceland.
Reykjavík capital area police have acknowledged that valuables seized during a house search around four years ago have disappeared from their shelves.