Polish fugitives among UK's most wanted
PR dla Zagranicy
Seven Poles have appeared on a list of 17 'high risk' international fugitives currently believed to be at large in the UK.
Metropolitan Police, London. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
The Metropolitan Police's Extradition Unit has released details concerning the individuals as part of the fourth Operation Sunfire campaign, which was launched on Wednesday.
Police have stressed that the vast majority of those on the list have links with London.
Wanted Poles include Krzysztof Malkowski, 39, who is due to serve 19 months behind bars for attacking a man.
Also named is Tomasz Naumowicz, 33, a convicted rapist.
Individual profiles are featured on the website crimestoppers.co.uk, which is cooperating with the Metropolitan Police.
Close to half of those listed in previous Operaton Sunfire campaigns (20 out of 42 fugitives) were successfully tracked down. (nh)