4 men jailed over horrific attack on group of young womenMay 22, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
Four men have been jailed by a French court after a horrific attack on a group of young women outside a Geneva nightc...
Coop robbers sentenced to jailJan. 30, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
Two men have been sentenced to 8 and 9 years in jail after robbing a Coop store in Geneva.
Tourist, 66, jailed for falling off bikeJan. 27, 2020, 8:39 a.m.
A German tourist had to spend two days in jail for falling off his bike in Schaffhausen.
'Worst child molester in Switzerland' to be releasedDec. 20, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A man who’s been labeled as the ‘worst child molester in Switzerland’ is to be released.
Man jailed for murdering grandmotherDec. 13, 2019, 7:37 a.m.
A man has been jailed for 18 years for the brutal murder of his own grandmother in Caslano in canton Ticino.
Women sentenced to jail for protesting climate changeOct. 29, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Two women protesting climate change over the summer have been sentenced to 80 days in jail by a Zurich court.
Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jailOct. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
The motoring organization the TCS is warning drivers who fail to stop to offer help if they see an accident on the ro...
Telemarketer jailed for aggressively offering to stop unwanted telemarketing callsOct. 18, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
A telemarketer has been jailed for two years for misleading and aggressive techniques.
Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zoneOct. 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian driver faces jail after blasting through a village in canton Zurich at 191 kph in an 80 zone.
Man jailed for the abuse of 19 girls aged 5 to 9Sept. 26, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man has been jailed for six years and banned from working with children for 10 years after being convicted by a Gen...
Grandmother spends night in jail for CHF 300.-Sept. 4, 2019, 6:40 a.m.
A 75-year-old grandmother had to spend a night in jail due to a health insurance mix-up.
Prisoners evacuated after fire in jailMay 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.
Man dies in detention for non-payment of fineMay 7, 2019, 6:22 a.m.
A Sri Lankan man has died in a jail in Lucerne. The 42-year-old was serving a short sentence for the non-payment of a...
Victim says drunk driver's sentence won't fix injuriesMarch 8, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A man has been sentenced to three years in jail for causing a serious accident while driving drunk, without a licence...
Jail possible for speeding young motorcyclistMarch 1, 2019, 9:59 a.m.
A young motorcyclist could go to jail for four years after being caught speeding at 146 kph on a road in canton Aarga...
Majority of prisoners not Swiss citizensFeb. 7, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Switzerland is locking up more foreigners – and many of those don’t even live in the country.
Australian visitor faces jail for 2015 speedingFeb. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Swiss police never forget.
Psychiatric treatment could spare man jail timeDec. 13, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A man in Zurich will be spared jail if he agrees to psychiatric treatment after being found guilty of inappropriately...
Student faces deportation after 9 speeding accusationsNov. 26, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A 26 year old student is facing jail after being accused of excessive speeding nine times – always in rental cars.
Gotthard tunnel speeding driver finally serves timeOct. 17, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
Has justice finally been served?
Prosecutors take roadworks speeding offence to Federal CourtOct. 3, 2018, 7:26 a.m.
The Geneva prosecutor’s office has made sure a speeding driver will feel the full force of the law by appealing...
Famous speeding case car up for auctionSept. 26, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
You could own the car involved in one of the most famous speeding cases in Switzerland.
Man faces jail after fake bomb threatSept. 13, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A fake bomb threat could see a 24-year-old jailed if he can’t pay the fine. In November 2016 the man called the...
Canton Schwyz clamps down on those seeking deliberate jail timeSept. 7, 2018, 6:38 a.m.
With winter on the way, some homeless people would prefer to spend the season in jail than on the streets.