Homemade electric bike confiscated in Winterthur

Homemade electric bike confiscated in Winterthur

Oct. 29, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
A man has been arrested in Winterthur for riding a homemade electric bike. 
Teen wreck's Dad's Maserati

Teen wreck's Dad's Maserati

Sept. 12, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
A teenager has wrecked his father’s Maserati after taking it for a joy ride in Winterthur.  
Teenage party out of control in Winterthur

Teenage party out of control in Winterthur

Sept. 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...
Man waves assault weapon in street

Man waves assault weapon in street

Aug. 9, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A man’s been arrested in Winterthur after waving an army issue assault weapon around in the street.
Locked-out woman wrongly arrested for burglary

Locked-out woman wrongly arrested for burglary

May 28, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
A woman in Winterthur was arrested for attempted burglary – but it seems she was locked out of her apartment an...
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...
Suspended sentences for radicalized IS siblings

Suspended sentences for radicalized IS siblings

Feb. 28, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A brother and sister from Winterthur have been given suspended sentences for travelling to Syria to fight for Islamic...
Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
A 15-year-old car thief was stopped in Winterthur after a brief chase with a motorcycle police officer.
WhatsApp ban for teachers in Wintherthur

WhatsApp ban for teachers in Wintherthur

Jan. 31, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Teachers in Winterthur in canton Zurich have been banned from using WhatsApp to communicate with parents and students.
Google ads scam costs roommates CHF 1,000

Google ads scam costs roommates CHF 1,000

Oct. 11, 2018, 10:31 a.m.
Two roommates in Winterthur are warning about Google adverts after they were ripped off by a plumbing company.
Police officer fined for reselling licence plates

Police officer fined for reselling licence plates

Sept. 19, 2018, 5:58 a.m.
A Winterthur city police officer has been fined and could lose his job after he used the police computer to seek out ...
Trains will be running today at Winterthur after derailment

Trains will be running today at Winterthur after derailment

June 18, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Trains will be running normally from Winterthur this morning.
Man starts apartment fire in Winterthur searching for gas leak with lighter

Man starts apartment fire in Winterthur searching for gas leak with lighter

May 28, 2018, 6:11 a.m.
A 49 year old had a narrow escape in Winterthur when he decided to search for a gas leak – with a lighter!
Squatters using Airbnb to rent out properties

Squatters using Airbnb to rent out properties

May 8, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
Local politicians in Zurich are urging a crackdown on squatters who are using Airbnb to rent out the properties they&...
Dead diver in Lake Constance from Winterthur

Dead diver in Lake Constance from Winterthur

April 26, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
The diver who died in Lake Constance on Sunday afternoon has been identified as a pharmacist from Winterthur.
Major crash injures tourists

Major crash injures tourists

April 19, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
An accident on the A1 yesterday between two trucks and a tourist coach injured 15 people, 3 of them seriously. Two ha...
Abandoned kittens found in Winterthur

Abandoned kittens found in Winterthur

Feb. 21, 2018, 5:34 a.m.
A walker in Winterthur has found 4 kittens police believe had been abandoned in the forest.
Students worry about beer ban at graduate party in Winterthur

Students worry about beer ban at graduate party in Winterthur

Nov. 29, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Students at the Zurich School of Engineering are aghast at the plans to ban beer sales during their annual graduation...
Man dies at Winterthur train station

Man dies at Winterthur train station

Nov. 13, 2017, 5:39 a.m.
A 54 year old man died at Winterthur train station on Saturday night.
Obese teen dies after fall in care in Winterthur

Obese teen dies after fall in care in Winterthur

Nov. 6, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
A morbidly obese 17 year old has died despite being in the care of the authorities. The young man weighed 280 kilos. ...
Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Oct. 31, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
Two men in Winterthur have been arrested for stealing bikes. But they made the police’s job very easy.
Pickpockets arrested after entering police station voluntarily

Pickpockets arrested after entering police station voluntarily

Oct. 20, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
Two pickpockets were arrested in Winterthur at the police station after they voluntarily entered to pick up mail.
Mysterious Buddha left in Winterthur park

Mysterious Buddha left in Winterthur park

Oct. 10, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
Workers at a park in Winterthur are bemused to find someone had left a 3 meter high statue of Buddha under a tree.
Man arrested in Winterthur accused of sexually harassing pensioners

Man arrested in Winterthur accused of sexually harassing pensioners

Sept. 26, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Winterthur City Police have arrested a 53 year old man who has been sexually harassing female pensioners at Winterthu...
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