The Athens Municipal Police force wears greenish-grey uniforms in summer and green uniforms in winter.

Police Emergencies: telephone 100
Tourist Police: telephone 210 87 07 000, address:Tsoha 7, Ambelokipi.
Tourist Police Information: telephone 171, for general tourist information or for emergency help
Traffic Police: telephone 210 52 84 000, address: Deligianni 24-6, Omonoia.

Athens Municipal Police
Hellenic Mail Box Hellenic Mail Box -Express
Hellenic Post Office -ELTA

Post offices, painted bright yellow with the initials ELTA, are generally open from 7.30am to 2pm. Stamps can be bought here, or at kiosks, tobacconists and newsstands, for a small premium.
Mail boxes are also painted yellow. Red boxes are for express services.
Packages for non-EC countries should not be sealed until they have been checked by post office staff. Post offices also handle exchange, check cashing and money orders. For most postal services it's quicker to use one of the local
post offices found in evety suburb.

Athens Central Post Office, address: Eolou 100, near Omonoia Square.
Opening hours Mon-Fri 7.30am-8pm; Sat 7.30am-2pm.

Parcel Post Office, address: Stadiou 4, Syntagma Square.
Opening hours Mon-Fri 7.30am-2pm.

Syntagma Post Office, address: corner Mitropoleos and Syntagma Square.
Opening hours Mon-Fri 7.30am-8pm; Sat 7.30am-2pm.