Car thief thwarted by lack of fuel

Car thief thwarted by lack of fuel

Sept. 11, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
A car thief ran out of luck when the car ran out of fuel. Police in canton Nidwalden have just released the details o...
Zurich woman chases burglar away with an axe

Zurich woman chases burglar away with an axe

Sept. 10, 2019, 6:30 a.m.
A woman in canton Zurich is being hailed a hero after she chased a would-be burglar away with an axe.
Teenage party out of control in Winterthur

Teenage party out of control in Winterthur

Sept. 9, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
A teenage party advertised on Instagram in Winterthur spiraled out of control as hundreds turned up. The teenage girl...
Teen steals dad's car and gets flashed for speeding

Teen steals dad's car and gets flashed for speeding

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
An 18-year-old in Geneva is facing serious charges after stealing his father’s car and being flashed for speedi...
Nuclear worker faces criminal charges

Nuclear worker faces criminal charges

Sept. 5, 2019, 6:06 a.m.
A worker at a nuclear power plant is to face criminal charges after allegedly falsifying results from radiation detec...
Grandmother spends night in jail for CHF 300.-

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.
Basel bank offers reward for capture of robber

Basel bank offers reward for capture of robber

Sept. 3, 2019, 8:41 a.m.
The Basel Country cantonal bank is offering a CHF 25,000 reward for the capture of a man they believe has robbed the ...
Bern police hunt bank robber

Bern police hunt bank robber

Sept. 2, 2019, 8:39 a.m.
Bern cantonal police are hunting a bank robber who fled a UBS branch in Zollikofen after threatening staff.
New DNA test could be used by police

New DNA test could be used by police

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
A change in the law allowing more developed DNA testing could help solve outstanding serious crimes.
Swiss arms companies accused of providing to Hong Kong police force

Swiss arms companies accused of providing to Hong Kong police force

Aug. 26, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
The pressure group Switzerland Without An Army says it's scandalous Swiss arms companies have been supplying the ...
Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A Bern police officer was forced to fire three warning shots into the air during Wednesday’s football match bet...
Man arrested for driving over two times speed limit

Man arrested for driving over two times speed limit

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A man has been arrested for driving at over 120 kph across the Dreirosenbrücke towards Basel.
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.
Police identify headless body on Swiss-French border

Police identify headless body on Swiss-French border

July 26, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
Police have identified the headless body found near the Swiss border in the French town of Ferney-Voltaire.
Facebook post of burglar photo frustrates police

Facebook post of burglar photo frustrates police

July 24, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A burglary victim in canton Thurgau is taking the law into his own hands – and the local police are not happy.
Zurich sex worker blackmails client

Zurich sex worker blackmails client

July 17, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
A Zurich sex worker has been fined after trying to blackmail one of her clients.
UK-Swiss information sharing agreement signed in case of no-deal Brexit

UK-Swiss information sharing agreement signed in case of no-deal Brexit

July 11, 2019, 10 a.m.
The Swiss Justice Minister Karin Keller-Sutter has signed an agreement with the UK which guarantees the two countries...
Hiker injured by 'nail trap'

Hiker injured by 'nail trap'

July 5, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
A woman has been seriously injured after treading on a nail while hiking – and police believe the trap was set ...
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.
Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

June 27, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Zurich police are searching for a cyclist who caused a bus to brake sharply, injuring two children, two pregnant wome...
Bern police renew plea for witnesses in 20-year-old murder case

Bern police renew plea for witnesses in 20-year-old murder case

June 26, 2019, 8:28 a.m.
Police in Bern are launching a new campaign in an attempt to solve a 20-year-old murder.
Suicides plaguing Geneva police force

Suicides plaguing Geneva police force

June 21, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva police is suffering a bout of suicides – and families say the organisation has to show more understandin...
Police question parents of child overheating in car

Police question parents of child overheating in car

June 14, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Parents of a 2-year-old child are being questioned by police after a passer-by rescued a toddler from an overheating ...
Farmer unable to plough as cars left parked on field

Farmer unable to plough as cars left parked on field

June 12, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
In farmer in canton Aargau says he won’t be so tolerant of parked cars on his field next year.
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