Election worker questioned by police in Geneva, released.May 14, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
A worker who was being questioned by police over alleged vote manipulation at the Geneva election services office has...
Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theftMay 14, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A man is trying to track down the owner of a bike he stole when drunk in Basel.
Yet another ATM blown up in TicinoMay 13, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
Another cash machine has been blown up in canton Ticino. The fifth time in as many months.
Geneva worker questioned over possible vote riggingMay 10, 2019, 6:01 a.m.
Geneva police have raided the offices of the canton’s elections services while they investigate reports an empl...
Thieves hack casino fruit machinesMay 9, 2019, 7:11 a.m.
A number of people have been arrested in Crans-Montana suspected of hacking the fruit machines in the casino so they ...
Heroin smuggling ring broken-upMay 8, 2019, 6:03 a.m.
Police have broken up a massive heroin smuggling operation based in Albania after a year long investigation.
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...
Bailiffs mistakenly clear out Aargau man's apartmentApril 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man in canton Aargau had a shock when he returned home to his apartment.
Scam callers con elderly woman out of CHF 25,000April 23, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
An elderly woman has been conned out of CHF 25,000 worth of cash and jewelry after scammers pretending to be police o...
Solothurn police search for witnesses to A1 crashApril 17, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Solothurn police are asking for help in tracking down a driver of a car which hit the crash barriers on the A1 autoro...
Basel court fines man after terror 'joke'April 10, 2019, 6:53 a.m.
A man has been fined and charged costs after he made a bad joke on a bus in Basel in May two years ago.
Police warn of telephone scamApril 10, 2019, 6:50 a.m.
The police in cantons Vaud and Geneva are warning of a telephone scam.
Woman found dead in Ticino hotel roomApril 10, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
A woman has been found dead in a hotel room in canton Ticino. Police believe she’s been the victim of a crime.
Swiss courts asked to reconsider deportation order by European court.April 10, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
A decision by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg has split politicians.
US tourist spends night in a cell due to passport problemsApril 10, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
An American tourist says she had to spend a night in custody at Zurich airport after she arrived with a passport that...
Nail strips left on autorouteApril 9, 2019, 6:55 a.m.
Aargau police want to know who left nail strips on the side of the A3 autoroute near Möhlin. The strips were mad...
Man killed on A1 changing tyreApril 4, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
A man was killed on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon while changing a tyre on the hard shoulder.
Paperweight turns out to be hand grenadeApril 4, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
An office in Winterthur had to be evacuated on Monday when what was thought to be a paperweight turned out to be a li...
Former policeman sentenced after traffic fine theftApril 3, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
A former local policeman in Richterswil in canton Zurich has been given 2 years suspended prison sentence after being...
More drivers suspended for drug useApril 3, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
More and more drivers are losing their licence for driving while under the influence of drugs. Between 2012 and last ...
Novartis faces kickback allegationsApril 2, 2019, 7:49 a.m.
The Swiss drugs firm Novartis faces legal action in the United States. A judge in New York says the US government has...
Imitation weapons trigger police alertApril 2, 2019, 7:29 a.m.
Police stormed a shopping centre in Zurich yesterday to confront a man carrying an automatic rifle and a hand gun.
Man mad at CHF 40 fine for one minute lateApril 2, 2019, 7:22 a.m.
A Lausanne man is furious at getting a CHF 40 fine for overstaying his parking slot by just one minute.
Guinea pig left in rubbishApril 1, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
The hunt in on for the person who threw a living guinea pig in the rubbish.