Crime has dropped considerably since lockdown beganMay 7, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, a number of crimes has dropped considerably since the lockdown came into force.
Border controls to ease from May 11thApril 30, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
Border controls will be lightened from May 11th – but there will still be checks.
US family implicated in opioid crises comes to SwitzerlandFeb. 20, 2020, 8:45 a.m.
The family which is described as the most hated in the United States is in canton Bern.
Police warn of new scam targeting elderlyJan. 22, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Vaud police have issued a warning about a scam which targets elderly people.
Locals donate to Afghan family after house burns downNov. 26, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Locals are donating to an Afghan family in canton Schwyz after a spectacular car crash burnt down their home and they...
Albanian family fear honour killing after wife murderedAug. 29, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
An Albanian family in eastern Switzerland say they are now living in fear after the murder of a 34-year-old woman.
Man arrested carrying dead wife in carAug. 19, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
French police have arrested a man who was carrying his dead wife in a car near the Swiss border.
Man, 47, arrested for stabbing sister, 45April 25, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Basel police have arrested a 47-year-old man after his 45-year-old sister was stabbed in the stomach during a family ...
Two in court for sex tape blackmailMarch 21, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Two people are in court in Zurich accused of blackmailing one of their cousins with a sex video.
Deadliest house fire in 20 years claims 6 livesNov. 27, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
The deadliest house fire in the country for the last 20 years has claimed 6 members of the same family and injured 4 ...
Family pressures led to double shooting in ZurichFeb. 26, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Zurich police are piecing together why a man shot his wife and then himself on the streets of Zurich on Friday aftern...
Swiss government considers new law to prevent gender specific abortionsSept. 12, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
The Swiss government is discussing a new law which would prevent doctors telling pregnant women the gender of the foe...
Major changes to adoption laws from 2018July 11, 2017, 7 a.m.
From the beginning of next year, people in civil partnerships, including same-sex couples, will be able to adopt thei...
Swiss parliament rejects return to double-barreled surnamesSept. 28, 2016, 8:58 a.m.
A request from a Vaud woman for a study into the disappearance of the ‘double barrelled' surname has been rejec...
Men and women still carrying out stereotypical family roles in SwitzerlandSept. 6, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
It seems that men and women are still carrying out stereotypical family roles in Switzerland, despite the principle o...