Trained police dog euthanised after attacking child

Trained police dog euthanised after attacking child

July 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 attention

Case of 8-year-old boy's arrest gains global media attention

June 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-19

Community to quarantine after schoolboy tests positive for Covid-19

June 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 road

Man held after pushing child into road

May 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 visits

Paramedic petitions to allow cross-border parental visits

April 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 Neuch√Ętel can return to school

Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuch√Ętel can return to school

Feb. 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 bar

Mother holds on as child slips through chairlift bar

Feb. 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 situation

Man dangles child over balcony in hostage situation

Oct. 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 ticket

Girl, 5, fined CHF 100 for travelling without ticket

Aug. 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 Lucerne

Girl, 6, drowns in Lake Lucerne

Aug. 5, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
A 6-year-old girl died yesterday in Lake Lucerne.
Boy, 4, rolled over by parked car

Boy, 4, rolled over by parked car

June 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 car

Police question parents of child overheating in car

June 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 extended

Child abuser prison sentence extended

June 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 river

Boy, 3, saved from fast-flowing river

April 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 Zurich

Strangers save boy, 3, from freezing Lake Zurich

April 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 rock

Boy, 5, dies from falling rock

March 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 rise

Child-kidnapping numbers on the rise

March 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 Germany

4-year-old runaway crosses border to Germany

Feb. 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 apartment

Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Jan. 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 time

Psychiatric treatment could spare man jail time

Dec. 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 suspicion

Man deported after arousing fake marriage suspicion

Nov. 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 life

Child-Sex offenders banned from working with children for life

Oct. 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 bill

Senate votes down parental responsibility bill

Sept. 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 crash

Child dies in horrific A13 crash

Aug. 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...
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