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.
Parliament renews Islamic extremist banJune 7, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Parliament has voted to continue the ban on al-Qaeda and Islamic State for a further four years. The vote in both hou...
parliament rejects forcible monitoring of potential terroristsJune 1, 2018, 6:26 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a motion put forward by the Swiss People’s Party which would have allowed courts to for...
Swiss man faces jail for fighting against ISMay 23, 2018, 5:57 a.m.
A 36 year old man from Ticino faces three years in jail for travelling to Syria to fight against IS.
Government to spend CHF 5m on anti-radicalization measuresMay 17, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
The government will spend CHF 5m on anti-radicalization measures.
Suspected terrorist deported to ColombiaMarch 8, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Switzerland has deported a suspected terrorist back to her native Colombia. The 23 year old was recorded talking abou...
Baby found dead in Sankt Gallen - parents face jailFeb. 13, 2018, 5:36 a.m.
Parents of a one year old girl who died due to neglect both face lengthy prison sentences.
Increased terror threat in SwitzerlandFeb. 5, 2018, 6 a.m.
Swiss intelligence services are warning of an increased likelihood of a terrorist attack in the country due to Turkis...
13 to face trial in Switzerland for financing Tamil rebelsJan. 5, 2018, 10:58 a.m.
Thirteen people will be in court on Monday accused of financing the Sri Lankan Tamil separatist group – the Lib...
Weather and security worries keeping people away from Christmas MarketsDec. 14, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Some traders at Christmas Markets around the country are blaming the increased security measures and fears of a terro...
Three in custody after border bridge closed following bomb scareDec. 12, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Three people are in custody after the bridge crossing into Germany at Rheinfelden was closed for several hours on Sat...
Christmas markets open with tighter security - mainlyNov. 23, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
The country’s first Christmas market opens later today in Zurich.
Men arrested after knife attack in Sankt GallenNov. 23, 2017, 6:57 a.m.
Two men have been arrested after a frenzied knife attack in Sankt Gallen.
Suspicious bag outside US Consulate harmlessNov. 21, 2017, 9:08 a.m.
A suspicious package which closed the US Consulate in Zurich has been declared harmless.
Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrestsNov. 8, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A total of 10 people have been arrested in a joint anti-terror operation between France and Switzerland.
Terror suspect deported to TunisiaOct. 27, 2017, 6:20 a.m.
Switzerland has handed over the brother, and his wife, of the alleged Marseille knifeman who killed two people in the...
17 year old attacks passers-by in Sankt Gallen with axeOct. 23, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
A 17 year old has been arrested after attacking several people with a hatchet in Sankt Gallen at around 8pm last night.
Two arrested in Ticino on terror chargesOct. 11, 2017, 9:34 a.m.
Two people have been arrested in Ticino – one is the brother of the 29 year old knife attacker in Marseilles wh...
Basel police use robot to explode suspected packageAug. 31, 2017, 8:42 a.m.
Basel police used a bomb disposal robot to tackle a suspicious package in the middle of Birsfelden.
Pictograms to help in case of terror attackAug. 23, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
The Federal Office of Police plans to publish a set of pictograms explaining how to behave in the event o...
Schaffhausen police say no clear motive for chainsaw attackJuly 27, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
Schaffhausen police say they have no motive behind Monday’s chainsaw attack in the cantonal capital’s old...
Chainsaw attack suspect arrestedJuly 26, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Zurich police have arrested Franz Wrousis, the man thought to be responsible for the chainsaw attack in Schaffhausen ...
Chainsaw attacker still on runJuly 25, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
A man thought to be responsible for a chainsaw attack in Schaffhausen yesterday remains on the run. He injured f...
Man who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' in Lausanne faces trialJune 21, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
A man who caused panic on the Lausanne metro system on Friday by shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ meaning God is g...