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...
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...
German couple found with guns and drugs on border

German couple found with guns and drugs on border

May 10, 2018, 6:04 a.m.
Border guards in Graubünden have seized two hand-guns and drugs from a German couple entering the country from A...
11% of Swiss nationals live outside the country

11% of Swiss nationals live outside the country

April 6, 2018, 7:38 a.m.
Around 11% of Swiss passport holders live outside the country, according to figures from the Foreign Ministry.
Investigations continue after air crash near Basel kills four

Investigations continue after air crash near Basel kills four

Jan. 25, 2018, 6:59 a.m.
Investigations are continuing after a midair collision near Basel killed four on Tuesday afternoon.
Abandoned baby found near Swiss border

Abandoned baby found near Swiss border

Jan. 4, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
German border guards spotted a new born baby which had been abandoned near the Swiss frontier on the Rhine.
Germany launches speed campaign in Switzerland

Germany launches speed campaign in Switzerland

Nov. 8, 2017, 7:03 a.m.
German authorities are launching an advertising campaign in Switzerland to warn drivers a new speed limit is going to...
Zurich police sent to Munich to help with Oktoberfest

Zurich police sent to Munich to help with Oktoberfest

Sept. 20, 2017, 7:22 a.m.
Zurich police officers have joined their German counterparts to keep the Oktoberfest in Munich safe.
Swiss intelligence officers could be arrested in Germany

Swiss intelligence officers could be arrested in Germany

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
Three members of the Swiss intelligence service could face arrest if they left Switzerland. They’re thought to ...
German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Major train delays are expected on routes between Basel and Germany for the next two weeks. Track maintenance in Germ...
German customs catch Ferrari smuggler

German customs catch Ferrari smuggler

July 28, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
German customs officers stopped a car transporter arriving from Switzerland with two unregistered brand new Ferraris.
Switzerland preparing to take part in G20 finance talks

Switzerland preparing to take part in G20 finance talks

July 7, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
As the G20 summit gets underway in Germany, Switzerland’s Finance Minister Ueli Maurer is preparing to take par...
Missing dog found hundreds of kilometres from home

Missing dog found hundreds of kilometres from home

July 7, 2017, 6:18 a.m.
A dog who went missing last December in Germany has been reunited with its owner after it was found hundreds of kilom...
Switzerland to be on the side-lines at G20 summit

Switzerland to be on the side-lines at G20 summit

July 3, 2017, 7:09 a.m.
The Swiss Finance Minister, Ueli Maurer, will travel to Hamburg in Germany later this week for the G20 summit.
Swiss shops annoyed at German efficiency

Swiss shops annoyed at German efficiency

June 2, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
Swiss shops near the German border are annoyed at plans by German customs authorities to make life easier for Swiss s...
Ticino seeks to extradite German speeder

Ticino seeks to extradite German speeder

Feb. 28, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
The canton of Ticino looks set to start a process to bring to justice a German driver convicted of speeding and dange...
German speeder says he won't return to Switzerland for prison sentence

German speeder says he won't return to Switzerland for prison sentence

Feb. 24, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
A German driver is being labeled arrogant by the Swiss media as he insists he will not return to Switzerland to serve...
Swiss couple attack man in German car park

Swiss couple attack man in German car park

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:05 a.m.
German police are hunting for a Swiss couple who allegedly attacked a man sitting in a car in a car park at a shoppin...
New night train service to Germany

New night train service to Germany

Oct. 10, 2016, 9:36 a.m.
A night train service between Switzerland and Germany is to be launched in December. The Austrian Federal Railways i...
Geneva driver fined in France for using Swiss parking disc

Geneva driver fined in France for using Swiss parking disc

Sept. 28, 2016, 9:21 a.m.
A Geneva resident has been fined by French police for not using the right blue parking disc. The subtleties of the t...
Beckenbauer under investigation by Swiss prosecutors

Beckenbauer under investigation by Swiss prosecutors

Sept. 1, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
Franz Beckenbauer is under criminal investigation by Swiss prosecutors over Germany's hosting of the 2006 World C...
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