Man drowns in Sarine River

Man drowns in Sarine River

July 1, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
A man has drowned in the Sarine River in canton Fribourg. Police say it’s a bathing accident.
Skydiver critical after crashing to ground

Skydiver critical after crashing to ground

June 24, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
A skydiver in in critical condition after jumping from a plane in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon.
Man attempts to bribe colleague to help murder wife

Man attempts to bribe colleague to help murder wife

June 20, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A man is in court in canton Fribourg charged with attempting to hire a work colleague to murder his wife.
Geneva couple find missing wedding ring in Fribourg

Geneva couple find missing wedding ring in Fribourg

May 31, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A Geneva couple are celebrating after finding a lost wedding ring. 
Prisoners evacuated after fire in jail

Prisoners evacuated after fire in jail

May 28, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Several prisoners had to be evacuated from a jail in Fribourg after a fire broke out in a cell. 
Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

May 8, 2019, 6:03 a.m.
Police have broken up a massive heroin smuggling operation based in Albania after a year long investigation.
Tree catches fire after uninsured car crashes into it

Tree catches fire after uninsured car crashes into it

May 2, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
A car burst into flames after crashing into a tree in canton Fribourg. 
Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A 94 year old driver caused three separate accidents in a short space of time yesterday in Fribourg.
Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Feb. 5, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
A man was killed in an avalanche in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon. 
Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A family of four have been seriously injured after their car crashed into a tractor which had a gripper on the front.
Teen double suicide leaves school in shock

Teen double suicide leaves school in shock

Nov. 29, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
Students at a school in Fribourg are in shock after a double suicide. 
Fish poisoned in Fribourg river

Fish poisoned in Fribourg river

Oct. 1, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
Over 300 fish were killed after a man released a poisonous cleaning agent into a stream in canton Fribourg.
Another man dies while hiking - adding to the record body count

Another man dies while hiking - adding to the record body count

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A man has died while hiking in canton Fribourg. The 28-year-old was walking with a friend when he fell 200m.
Lucky escape for train-hit car

Lucky escape for train-hit car

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A 32-year-old man and two children were lucky to escape with their lives after their car was hit by a train on a leve...
Fribourg lakes to be out of bounds as army airlifts water to mountain pastures

Fribourg lakes to be out of bounds as army airlifts water to mountain pastures

Aug. 10, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Boating, fishing and swimming have been temporarily banned at two lakes in the canton of Fribourg as the army takes w...
Police speed cameras to be used on lakes and waterways in Fribourg

Police speed cameras to be used on lakes and waterways in Fribourg

Aug. 8, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Radar speed guns are to be used by police to keep a check on people using boats on lakes and waterways in the canton ...
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...
Man killed while walking along autoroute

Man killed while walking along autoroute

May 28, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
A 28 year old man died on the A12 autoroute near Fribourg yesterday morning. He was walking along the side of the roa...
Russian Chelsea football club owner on trial in Fribourg

Russian Chelsea football club owner on trial in Fribourg

May 3, 2018, 6:09 a.m.
The Russian billionaire and Chelsea football club owner Roman Abromovich is on trial in Switzerland.
Fribourg fire destroys school buses

Fribourg fire destroys school buses

April 30, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
Fribourg police are investigating a suspected arson attack which destroyed two school buses and rubbish containers.
Missing 25 year old found dead in Fribourg

Missing 25 year old found dead in Fribourg

Feb. 16, 2018, 7:34 a.m.
A 25 year old man who went missing last Sunday in canton Fribourg has been found dead.
Fribourg thief thought he'd scored big - but no.

Fribourg thief thought he'd scored big - but no.

Feb. 16, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A French thief thought be had bagged a fortune when he stole precious gems from a display room at the University of F...
Government backed charter for brothels

Government backed charter for brothels

Feb. 13, 2018, 5:26 a.m.
Canton Fribourg is bringing in a charter of ethics for its brothels. The charter will be posted on the walls of busin...
Trial of pedophile halted in Fribourg

Trial of pedophile halted in Fribourg

Feb. 7, 2018, 5:53 a.m.
A trial of a 74 year old pedophile has been halted in canton Fribourg after the defence claimed it was illegal as the...
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