Mafia very active in Switzerland
The Italian Mafia is very active in Switzerland. In an interview with the SonntagsBlick newspaper, the Federal Prosecutor, Michael Lauber, says there are several investigations ongoing.
This week will see the start of Mafia trials in canton Thurgau.
Italian authorities say they believe there are Mafia cells active in all areas of Switzerland.
Swiss prosecutors say they want harsher punishments for belonging to the Mafia.