Police caught patrolling on duty with girl, 16

Police caught patrolling on duty with girl, 16

March 15, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A 39 year old former Ticino police officer is in court in Lugano after allowing a 16-year-old girl to accompany him o...
Tiicino residents warned against feeding urban swans

Tiicino residents warned against feeding urban swans

Jan. 16, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Animal rights activists are warning against feeding swans which have taken to wandering the streets in Ticino.
Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
A cat has been rescued from a road tunnel near Lugano in Ticino after being trapped in air vents for the past two weeks.
Dogs rescued from house of garbage

Dogs rescued from house of garbage

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
18 small dogs have been rescued from an apartment in Lugano which was knee deep in rubbish.
76 year old man dies in flat fire after re-entering home

76 year old man dies in flat fire after re-entering home

Sept. 7, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
A 76-year-old man has died in a fire after he re-entered his burning apartment.  
Hot weather partly to blame for mountain, lake and river deaths

Hot weather partly to blame for mountain, lake and river deaths

Aug. 10, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
Since the end of July, at least 12 people have died in the mountains or in lakes and rivers, deaths that have been bl...
Deadpool cosplay character arrested in Lugano

Deadpool cosplay character arrested in Lugano

May 17, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
Ticino police are being mocked online after they arrested a man dressed as the superhero from the movie franchise Dea...
Police track down mafia loot in Lugano

Police track down mafia loot in Lugano

April 19, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Italian police say they’ve tracked down EUR 700,000 of stolen property in a bonded warehouse in Lugano – ...
Man charged with manslaughter after nightclub death

Man charged with manslaughter after nightclub death

April 25, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
A man has been charged with manslaughter after striking a fellow nightclub goer with a karate strike.
Post office to trial drone deliveries in Lugano

Post office to trial drone deliveries in Lugano

March 15, 2017, 5:23 a.m.
Laboratory samples, such as urine tests, are to be delivered by drones between two hospitals in the canton of Ticino ...
INTERPOL conference on human trafficking takes place in Lugano

INTERPOL conference on human trafficking takes place in Lugano

Oct. 20, 2016, 11:33 a.m.
Experts from around the world are meeting in Lugano to discuss fighting human trafficking at the 4th INTERPOL Global ...
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