Biological Samples Being Analyzed

The two men suspected in connection with the disappearance of Birna Brjánsdóttir, the 20-year-old Icelandic woman who has been missing since Saturday, spent the night at the Reykjavík police station.

Suspect in Birna Brjánsdóttir's case.

Suspects Deny Charges

The two men suspected in the disappearance of Birna Brjánsdóttir and whose custody was approved today have denied charges.

Strandarheiði map.

Not About to Give Up

The search for Birna Brjánsdóttir, the 20-year-old Icelandic woman who disappeared early Saturday morning, continues on Reykjanes peninsula today.


Trawler from Greenland Turned Back to Iceland

A red Kia Rio car, the kind the Reykjavík Metropolitan Police have been looking for in connection with the case of a missing 20-year-old woman, has been found to be connected to a trawler from Greenland.

Search for Birna Brjánsdóttir.

Pair of Shoes Belongs to Missing Woman

It has now been confirmed that a pair of shoes found last night near Hafnarfjörður harbor does indeed belong to Birna Brjánsdóttir, the 20-year-old Icelandic woman who has been missing since early Saturday morning.

Red car

Shoes Found during Search for Missing Woman

Last night, volunteers taking part in the search for Birna Brjánsdóttir, a 20-year-old Icelandic woman who has been missing since Saturday morning, found a pair of shoes, resembling those she was wearing when she was last seen, near Hafnarfjörður harbor, RÚV reports.

Fatal Accident Near Blue Lagoon

An 18-year-old girl died after the collision of two cars on the road Grindavíkurvegur near the Blue Lagoon in Southwest Iceland this morning. Another person is seriously injured and is being treated at Landspítali national university hospital’s intensive care unit.


Woman Retrieved from Ocean, Flown to Hospital

A foreign tourist, a woman in her late forties, fell into the ocean by Kirkjufjara beach by Dyrhólaey promontory in South Iceland shortly before 1 pm today. The woman was found near the location where the accident occurred, at around 2 pm and was taken by helicopter to Landspítali hospital in...


Landspítali Doctor Answers Criticism

Responding to criticism voiced by the sisters of a man who seriously injured his brother-in-law on New Year’s Eve, a senior physician at Landspítali National University Hospital told RÚV that no patient seeking help is turned away from the addiction and psychiatric ward.