Solothurn police search for witnesses to A1 crash

Solothurn police search for witnesses to A1 crash

April 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'

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 scam

Police warn of telephone scam

April 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 room

Woman found dead in Ticino hotel room

April 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.

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 problems

US tourist spends night in a cell due to passport problems

April 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 autoroute

Nail strips left on autoroute

April 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 tyre

Man killed on A1 changing tyre

April 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 grenade

Paperweight turns out to be hand grenade

April 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 theft

Former policeman sentenced after traffic fine theft

April 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 use

More drivers suspended for drug use

April 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 allegations

Novartis faces kickback allegations

April 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 alert

Imitation weapons trigger police alert

April 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 late

Man mad at CHF 40 fine for one minute late

April 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 rubbish

Guinea pig left in rubbish

April 1, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
The hunt in on for the person who threw a living guinea pig in the rubbish.
4 teens arrested for online retail scams

4 teens arrested for online retail scams

March 28, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Zurich cantonal police have arrested four teenagers for scamming online retailers.
Police demand more traffic law lenience

Police demand more traffic law lenience

March 26, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Police unions in French speaking Switzerland are demanding a change in the traffic laws to give more protection to &l...
Bill submitted to force Facebook to have office in Switzerland

Bill submitted to force Facebook to have office in Switzerland

March 25, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Facebook and other tech giants may be forced to have an office in Switzerland if they wish to operate in the country.
Police tear gas party-goers at train station

Police tear gas party-goers at train station

March 25, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Basel police used tear gas to break up a large party at a train station. 
Man found dead in Valais

Man found dead in Valais

March 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been found dead in Valais after being reported missing. Police were searching for the 60-year-old after bei...
Girl missing in Zurich

Girl missing in Zurich

March 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Zurich cantonal police are searching for a 12-year-old girl who went missing on Friday.
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...
Fasnacht Ku Klux Klan revellers interviewed by police

Fasnacht Ku Klux Klan revellers interviewed by police

March 11, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
Police in canton Schwyz have interviewed all 12 people who joined Fasnacht celebrations dressed in Ku Klux Klan robes.
Frenchman jailed after wild car chase through Geneva

Frenchman jailed after wild car chase through Geneva

March 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A driver has been sentenced to 20 months in jail after a breathtaking car chase through the middle of Geneva last year.
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