Elderly woman believed to have shot husband then herself

Elderly woman believed to have shot husband then herself

Oct. 2, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Zurich prosecutors believe an 82-year-old woman tried to kill her husband before killing herself.
Gunfight breaks out between bank robbers and Geneva police

Gunfight breaks out between bank robbers and Geneva police

Aug. 13, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A gunfight between Geneva police and bank robbers broke out yesterday morning on the Route de Florissant in Champel.
Man waves assault weapon in street

Man waves assault weapon in street

Aug. 9, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A man’s been arrested in Winterthur after waving an army issue assault weapon around in the street.
Man who pulled out gun thanks police for not shooting

Man who pulled out gun thanks police for not shooting

Aug. 5, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
A man in canton Uri is thanking the police for not shooting him.
Sex worker robbed at gunpoint in Basel

Sex worker robbed at gunpoint in Basel

July 3, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Police are hunting for a couple after a Basel sex worker was robbed of CHF 11,000.
Shot woman dies in hospital

Shot woman dies in hospital

June 13, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
A woman who was shot and seriously injured three weeks ago in her home in Herzogenbuchsee in canton Bern has died in ...
Woman shot dead in canton Glarus

Woman shot dead in canton Glarus

May 31, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A 25-year-old woman has been shot dead in canton Glarus. 
Swiss gun laws to be tightened after public vote

Swiss gun laws to be tightened after public vote

May 20, 2019, 5:53 a.m.
Two thirds of Swiss voters have backed a proposal to tighten gun laws in the country to bring it in line with Europea...
Gunman fires shots in Lucerne bar

Gunman fires shots in Lucerne bar

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
One person was injured and several shots fired in Lucerne when a gunman entered a bar and demanded cash from the till.
Two men arrested after gun fired in argument

Two men arrested after gun fired in argument

Nov. 15, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Two men have been arrested after shots were fired in canton Solothurn.
DNA advances lead to arrest for 1995 murder

DNA advances lead to arrest for 1995 murder

Nov. 13, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Advances in DNA analyses has led to the arrest of a man in connection to a murder in Geneva 23 years ago.
Distracted soldier shoots himself in the foot

Distracted soldier shoots himself in the foot

Oct. 24, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
A soldier has been fined for shooting himself in the foot – literally.
Two injured in restaurant shootout

Two injured in restaurant shootout

Oct. 1, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
A restaurant dispute escalated into a shootout in the small town of Wangen an der Aare in canton Bern on Saturday aft...
Drunk police officer fires at family in Uri

Drunk police officer fires at family in Uri

Aug. 29, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
An Uri cantonal policeman has been suspended after he allegedly fired a air rifle at a family enjoying a meal, pinnin...
Court gives man gun licence despite threats to kids

Court gives man gun licence despite threats to kids

June 20, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
A Zurich court has given the go ahead to a 46 year old man to buy more hand guns and rifles despite threatening a gro...
Swiss police weapons possibly sold on Darknet

Swiss police weapons possibly sold on Darknet

June 14, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
Federal prosecutors have confirmed they’re investigating how a large number of weapons which were supposed to b...
Man in custody after firing gun from car in Schaffhausen

Man in custody after firing gun from car in Schaffhausen

June 4, 2018, 6:24 a.m.
A 52 year old man is in custody in canton Schaffhausen after opening fire on a couple who gave chase when he hit a cy...
Bern police hunt service station robbers

Bern police hunt service station robbers

May 14, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
Bern cantonal police are hunting for a couple who robbed a service station on Emmentalstrasse in Bergdorf at gunpoint...
Islamic head denied gun licence

Islamic head denied gun licence

May 9, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The head of the Islamic Central Council in Switzerland has had his request for a gun license rejected by the Federal ...
Gun rights advocates prepare to fight new laws

Gun rights advocates prepare to fight new laws

May 4, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
Gun rights activists are joining pro-gun groups as the government prepares to tighten laws to bring them into line wi...
Man arrested after wife and son found dead in Vaud

Man arrested after wife and son found dead in Vaud

April 27, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
A 45 year old man has been arrested after his wife and son were found shot dead in Payerne in canton Vaud on Wednesda...
Drone crashes near Zug

Drone crashes near Zug

March 21, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A Swiss army drone has crashed near Zug. The accident happened yesterday afternoon. The drone crashed into a mountain...
More guns in Switzerland

More guns in Switzerland

March 12, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
There are more and more guns in Switzerland. Figures put together by the Sonntags Blick newspaper show there are arou...
Bannon stirs Zurich crowds with compliments

Bannon stirs Zurich crowds with compliments

March 7, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Former Trump advisor Steve Bannon spoke in Zurich last night in front of a sellout crowd of 1,500 people.
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