Car thief thwarted by lack of fuelSept. 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 axeSept. 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 WinterthurSept. 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 speedingSept. 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 chargesSept. 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.-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 robberSept. 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 robberSept. 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 policeAug. 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 forceAug. 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 matchAug. 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 limitAug. 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 shootingAug. 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 borderJuly 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 policeJuly 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 clientJuly 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 BrexitJuly 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'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 RiverJuly 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 cyclistJune 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 caseJune 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 forceJune 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 carJune 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 fieldJune 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.