Trained police dog euthanised after attacking childJuly 30, 2020, 9 a.m.
A trained police dog has been euthanized after it attacked a 5-year-old boy without provocation.
Case of 8-year-old boy's arrest gains global media attentionJune 12, 2020, 8:52 a.m.
The case of an 8-year-old boy being arrested for trying to use carnival money in a shop in canton Basel-Country is no...
Community to quarantine after schoolboy tests positive for Covid-19June 10, 2020, 8:47 a.m.
Around 60 people in canton Basel Country are being told they have to quarantine after a 14-year-old schoolboy tested ...
Man held after pushing child into roadMay 21, 2020, 11:55 a.m.
A man is in psychiatric detention after pushing an 8-year-old boy into the path of an oncoming car on Tuesday afternoon.
Paramedic petitions to allow cross-border parental visitsApril 14, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A paramedic in Switzerland is launching a petition to allow separated parents to visit their children if they’r...
Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuchâtel can return to schoolFeb. 21, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A school child who’s been in quarantine for the last 14 days in canton Neuchatel, as he came into contact with ...
Mother holds on as child slips through chairlift barFeb. 19, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
A mother desperately held onto her 6-year-old child after it slipped through the bar on a chairlift on the Titlis mou...
Man dangles child over balcony in hostage situationOct. 11, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A man barricaded himself and his wife in his house and threatened to drop his small child from a balcony, and one poi...
Girl, 5, fined CHF 100 for travelling without ticketAug. 16, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Transport officials in Schaffhausen are being accused of over-zealousness after fining a 5-year-old girl CHF 100 for ...
Girl, 6, drowns in Lake LucerneAug. 5, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
A 6-year-old girl died yesterday in Lake Lucerne.
Boy, 4, rolled over by parked carJune 17, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A four-year-old boy is in a serious condition in hospital after a parked car rolled over him yesterday afternoon.
Police question parents of child overheating in carJune 14, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Parents of a 2-year-old child are being questioned by police after a passer-by rescued a toddler from an overheating ...
Child abuser prison sentence extendedJune 13, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A child abuser has had his sentence increased by three years by the Zurich High Court.
Boy, 3, saved from fast-flowing riverApril 17, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
A small boy was plucked out of a fast-flowing river in canton Basel-Country yesterday afternoon.
Strangers save boy, 3, from freezing Lake ZurichApril 11, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Two passers-by are being hailed as heroes after they dived into a freezing Lake Zurich to rescue a three-year-old boy...
Boy, 5, dies from falling rockMarch 19, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A five-year-old boy has died while playing on a farm in Niederurnen in canton Glarus.
Child-kidnapping numbers on the riseMarch 4, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
More than 100 children were kidnapped in Switzerland last year – a new record.
4-year-old runaway crosses border to GermanyFeb. 28, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A four-year-old boy is back home after running away and taking a train to Germany.
Child's body recovered from burned apartmentJan. 28, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A child’s body has been recovered after an apartment building burnt to the ground in canton Bern.
Psychiatric treatment could spare man jail timeDec. 13, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A man in Zurich will be spared jail if he agrees to psychiatric treatment after being found guilty of inappropriately...
Man deported after arousing fake marriage suspicionNov. 8, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
A Kosovo man has been deported after authorities accused him of entering a marriage of convenience.
Child-Sex offenders banned from working with children for lifeOct. 11, 2018, 10:26 a.m.
The government has said anyone who has been convicted of a sexual offence against a child will be barred from working...
Senate votes down parental responsibility billSept. 12, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
The Senate has voted down a proposal to make parents financially responsible for their children to the age of 25.
Child dies in horrific A13 crashAug. 30, 2018, 7:58 a.m.
A child has died following a crash on the A13 autoroute in Graubünden. A German registered car came off the road...