Cost of drugs in Switzerland often double European averageOct. 14, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
We’re paying at least a billion francs a year too much in health insurance premiums – and that’s du...
Lego pack containing ecstasy pills interceptedOct. 9, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
This Lego pack is not for children.
Geneva police catch prolific motorbike thievesSept. 9, 2019, 8:51 a.m.
Geneva police say they've foiled a massive motorcycle theft ring operating in the middle of the city.
Teddy bear hiding drugs intercepted at customsJuly 16, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Customs officers have intercepted a large consignment of marijuana hidden inside a teddy bear.
Health insurance to rise 3%June 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Health insurance premiums are expected to rise by 3% next year, according to the price comparison site Comparis.
Switzerland to reopen Needle ParksJune 7, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Almost 30 years ago Switzerland was famous for its open drug use.
Heroin smuggling ring broken-upMay 8, 2019, 6:03 a.m.
Police have broken up a massive heroin smuggling operation based in Albania after a year long investigation.
More illegal medicines being stopped at borderMay 3, 2019, 5:57 a.m.
Customs officers are seizing more and more illegal pharmaceutical drugs – leading to concerns of safety.
More drivers suspended for drug useApril 3, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
More and more drivers are losing their licence for driving while under the influence of drugs. Between 2012 and last ...
Residents near Geneva nightclub claim drug dealing out of controlMarch 6, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Residents around the Usine night club in Geneva are demanding a higher police presence as they say drug dealing is no...
Police use weapons to halt carsFeb. 20, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Police have used their weapons in two separate incidents to stop cars.
Teen charged with possession after routine checkDec. 4, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
A routine check on a 15-year-old scooter rider turned up a surprise haul for French police on the border with Geneva.
Sankt Gallen drug bust unearths CHF 800,000 of cocaineNov. 21, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Police in Sankt Gallen are celebrating a big drug bust, where they also believe they’ve arrested a major kingpin.
Basel has highest hospital admission rate for drug and alcohol abuseOct. 22, 2018, 8:23 a.m.
Those living in Basel are the most likely to be admitted to hospital for drug or alcohol abuse.
Drug bust by French police on Swiss borderOct. 19, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
French police have made a significant drug bust on the Swiss border.
A kilo of drugs found at Zurich Airport in toy truckAug. 15, 2018, 10:11 a.m.
Customs officials at Zurich Airport have discovered a package of one kilogramme of marijuana in a children's push...
Big drugs bust in small cantonAug. 3, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
Police and customs officers have seized 69 kilos of cocaine in a shipping container in canton Appenzell Inner Rhoden.
Teenagers hospitalized after eating "hash brownies"Aug. 2, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
A group of Swiss teenagers have been hospitalized after eating brownies laced with marijuana.
Fears that Swiss pharmacies are running out of some medicinesJuly 18, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
400 medications are in short supply.
Doctors in Switzerland prescribing more opioidsJuly 12, 2018, 7:50 a.m.
Opioid use is soaring in Switzerland.
Zurich city police makes huge drugs bustJuly 6, 2018, 6:57 a.m.
Zurich city police have made a spectacular drug bust. Acting only on a tip off that some people were behaving suspici...
German couple found with guns and drugs on borderMay 10, 2018, 6:04 a.m.
Border guards in Graubünden have seized two hand-guns and drugs from a German couple entering the country from A...
Vaud police make massive drugs bustMay 9, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
Vaud police have made one of the biggest drugs bust in the canton’s history. Police have seized 14 kg of cocain...
Major crystal meth lab found in ZugMay 4, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
Police in canton Zug discovered a crystal meth lab making the drug on an industrial scale due to a power cut.