Giorgos was arrested on 14/03/2011, in Volos, along with another 4 CCF’s members, after a night raid by police’s special forces and Anti-terrorist squads at the house the where living. He was convicted in December 2014 in the Fire Cells of Conspiracy case and sentenced to 25 years.
The comrade is prosecuted for “Volos case” (alleged bank robbery, while being dressed up like cops, ongoing trial), for his involvement with explosives and guns, which were found on other people prosecuted for the same case (arrests in Pireus and Kallithea), for the 14 parcel bombs case (ongoing trial), for the case concerning 250 attacks by CCF between 2008 and 2011 (ongoing trial), for the text in solidarity with Anarchist Squat Nadir (second eviction in October 2011), for an attempted prison escape along with another three CCF’s members in December 2011 and for taking three prison guards hostage and for instigation concerning “Phoenix” project.
He is also prosecuted by the Italian state after a lawsuit by Silvio Berlusconi, concerning the parcel bomb which was shipped to him and he is also under investigation concerning “Ardire” case, which was launched on June 2012 by the Italian prosecuting authorities.
Giorgos is sentenced to 115 years for the escape attempt by means of blowing the wall of Korydallos prison in 2015, to 27 years for the 14 trapped parcels sent to international organizations and embassies in Greece and abroad by CCF in 2010 and the weapons found during our arrest in Volos, 21 years for inciting the plan '' Phoenix '' (blowing director of Korydallos's prison car, and a bomb parcel to a former governor Antitromokrtikis) attacks that happened when he was in prison. Finally in 24 years the 160 explosive and inflammatory attacks of the CCF during 2008-2011.
Also pending trials for the 2011 escape attempt and the attempted escape by helicopter in February 2016.
Letter from O. Economidou, G.Polydoros, G.Nikolopoulos, D.Bolano, Ch.Tsakalos
In March 2015, he participated in a hunger strike from prison. He was reported to have α very low pulse (36-40 beats per minute) in combination with low pressure (8/4) which means an immediate risk for a heart attack. Both him and Gerasimos Tsakalos had problems with their liver and bile as well.