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...
Most driving licences lost due to speeding

Most driving licences lost due to speeding

March 8, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
More than 200 people lose their driving licence every day in Switzerland. 
Jail possible for speeding young motorcyclist

Jail possible for speeding young motorcyclist

March 1, 2019, 9:59 a.m.
A young motorcyclist could go to jail for four years after being caught speeding at 146 kph on a road in canton Aarga...
Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Feb. 12, 2019, 7:23 a.m.
A man won’t be driving for a while after Thurgau police caught him driving at 249 kph on the A7 – more th...
Australian visitor faces jail for 2015 speeding

Australian visitor faces jail for 2015 speeding

Feb. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Swiss police never forget.
Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
The Federal Court has upheld a speeding fine against a Geneva police officer while on a car chase.
Pakistani politician praises Swiss driving fines on Facebook

Pakistani politician praises Swiss driving fines on Facebook

Jan. 17, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A Pakistani politician visiting Switzerland has posted praise on his Facebook page after getting speeding fines from ...
Top Swiss gymnast caught speeding

Top Swiss gymnast caught speeding

Jan. 10, 2019, 10:56 a.m.
Top Swiss gymnast Ariella Kaeslin has been banned from driving for three months after being caught at 38 kph over the...
Student faces deportation after 9 speeding accusations

Student faces deportation after 9 speeding accusations

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A 26 year old student is facing jail after being accused of excessive speeding nine times – always in rental cars.
Chur police guessing speed of 'speeding' vehicles

Chur police guessing speed of 'speeding' vehicles

Oct. 19, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
Road users in the Graubünden capital Chur are questioning the town’s police attitude to speeding when it w...
Gotthard tunnel speeding driver finally serves time

Gotthard tunnel speeding driver finally serves time

Oct. 17, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
Has justice finally been served?
Prosecutors take roadworks speeding offence to Federal Court

Prosecutors take roadworks speeding offence to Federal Court

Oct. 3, 2018, 7:26 a.m.
The Geneva prosecutor’s office has made sure a speeding driver will feel the full force of the law by appealing...
Speeding BMW sells at police auction

Speeding BMW sells at police auction

Oct. 3, 2018, 7:23 a.m.
The infamous BMW Z4 which raced through the Gotthard Tunnel four years ago has been bought by a 26-year-old railway w...
Famous speeding case car up for auction

Famous speeding case car up for auction

Sept. 26, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
You could own the car involved in one of the most famous speeding cases in Switzerland.
Young driver loses licence after speeding through Lucerne

Young driver loses licence after speeding through Lucerne

Sept. 18, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
A 19-year-old won’t be getting behind the wheel again any time soon after he took his father’s Mercedes a...
Driver flashed at 145 kph in 80 zone in Lucerne

Driver flashed at 145 kph in 80 zone in Lucerne

July 11, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
A driver in an American muscle car was clocked at 145 kph in an 80 zone in canton Lucerne.
Valais police seize motorbike and car from Simplon speeders

Valais police seize motorbike and car from Simplon speeders

May 29, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Valais police stopped two speeders on the Simplon Pass over the weekend – and immediately seized their licenses...
Major passes open later today

Major passes open later today

May 25, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Travelling across the Alps will get easier today as the Gotthard Pass will be opened to traffic after the winter clos...
Speeding motorcyclist arrested a year later

Speeding motorcyclist arrested a year later

May 17, 2018, 6:40 a.m.
It’s taken a year, but German police believe they have tracked down a motorcyclist who posted a video online sh...
UK driver faces serious speeding charges

UK driver faces serious speeding charges

May 15, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
A British driver is facing serious charges after being stopped speeding through the town of Luterbach in Solothurn on...
Gotthard racer to go to jail

Gotthard racer to go to jail

April 27, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
Justice has finally caught up with the Gotthard racer.  A man, identified only as Christian R will have to serve...
Man has motorbike seized after speeding through Lucerne town

Man has motorbike seized after speeding through Lucerne town

April 17, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
A motorcyclist has had his licence revoked and his bike seized after he was caught riding at 137 kph in a 60 zone.
'Gotthard Racer' could escape jail - Ticino minister outraged

'Gotthard Racer' could escape jail - Ticino minister outraged

March 22, 2018, 7:01 a.m.
The German driver, nicknamed the Gotthard Racer, may escape a prison term – despite being sentenced to a spell ...
Fewer speeders and drink drivers - but more drug use behind wheel

Fewer speeders and drink drivers - but more drug use behind wheel

Feb. 28, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
Fewer people are speeding and drink driving – but more are taking other drugs while behind the wheel and the nu...
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