Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Solothurn police are hunting two men who robbed a jewellery store and then fled on bicycles.
Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A Basel man has been arrested after he tried to sell a stolen bike back to its proper owner.
Disrespectful truck driver loses job

Disrespectful truck driver loses job

May 30, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A truck driver in canton Graubünden has lost his job after a video laced with foul language when overtaking cycl...
Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

May 14, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A man is trying to track down the owner of a bike he stole when drunk in Basel.
Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Drivers passing through the Gübrist tunnel were bemused to see a cyclist riding on the side of the road.
Food dominates this weekend's votes

Food dominates this weekend's votes

Sept. 21, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Citizens go to the polls this weekend for a series of federal and cantonal votes.
Bern opens country's biggest bike rental system

Bern opens country's biggest bike rental system

June 29, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
The largest bike rental system in Switzerland started yesterday.  The city of Bern has 700 bikes available to th...
Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

June 6, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
A 40 year old woman in Fribourg has been fined several thousand francs for not keeping her dog under control after th...
Thousands of bikers raise money for charity

Thousands of bikers raise money for charity

May 7, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
Thousands of motorcycles took to the roads yesterday in Dübendorf in Zurich as part of Love Ride.
Cyclists banned from leaving bikes on Hardbrücke in Zurich

Cyclists banned from leaving bikes on Hardbrücke in Zurich

Dec. 7, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Zurich cyclists are warned that from today, parking a bike on the Hardbrücke is banned.
Children to be allowed to ride bikes on pavement

Children to be allowed to ride bikes on pavement

Nov. 16, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
As part of a package involving a series of changes to road rules due to come into force next year, the law may be cha...
Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Oct. 31, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
Two men in Winterthur have been arrested for stealing bikes. But they made the police’s job very easy.
One in six e-bikers don’t wear a helmet

One in six e-bikers don’t wear a helmet

Aug. 4, 2017, 6:37 a.m.
Road safety campaigners say that one in six of people who ride high-powered electric bikes, or e-bikes, don’t w...
Zurich police find stolen bike - 13 years later

Zurich police find stolen bike - 13 years later

March 27, 2017, 10:18 a.m.
To show the police never let their guard down – they’ve found a stolen bike in Zurich. But it was firs...
Still hope that SlowUp event will return to Geneva

Still hope that SlowUp event will return to Geneva

March 17, 2017, 5:34 a.m.
All hope may not be lost that Geneva’s car-free event, SlowUp, will return to the canton next year.
Lowest number of deaths on Swiss roads since 1945

Lowest number of deaths on Swiss roads since 1945

March 15, 2017, 5:33 a.m.
Last year, the number of people who died on roads in Switzerland fell to its lowest level for more than 70 years, acc...
Bike sharing scheme to close due to lack of use

Bike sharing scheme to close due to lack of use

Jan. 23, 2017, 10:09 a.m.
Bike sharing schemes in Monthey in canton Valais and Aigle in Vaud are to be closed – because of lack of use.
Geneva police target bikers

Geneva police target bikers

Oct. 25, 2016, 3:40 a.m.
Police in Geneva have bikers in their sights today as they launch a crackdown on offences committed on motorbikes and...
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