Tear gas readied in Zurich during left wing protest

Tear gas readied in Zurich during left wing protest

March 9, 2017, 7:14 a.m.
Zurich police were called out last night to quell a demonstration by left-wing activists on International Women&rsquo...
Sankt Gallen police officers cleared of reckless driving

Sankt Gallen police officers cleared of reckless driving

March 2, 2017, 6:57 a.m.
Two police officers in Sankt Gallen have been cleared of driving too fast while chasing a speeding motorcyclist.
80 year old arrested after rampage in care home

80 year old arrested after rampage in care home

Feb. 27, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
Vaud police were called to an elderly care home early yesterday morning after an 80 year old man went on the rampage,...
Lucerne police hunt service station raiders

Lucerne police hunt service station raiders

Feb. 27, 2017, 6:35 a.m.
Lucerne police are asking for witnesses after a service station was held up on Saturday night.
Act of kindness triggers police alert

Act of kindness triggers police alert

Feb. 9, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
A driver’s kind efforts to help out a child in the rain caused a police alert in Geneva on Tuesday.
CHF 20m worth of gems spread across Geneva road

CHF 20m worth of gems spread across Geneva road

Feb. 7, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
Twenty million francs worth of jewelry was left scatted across the road after a robber crashed his getaway bike racin...
Fribourg police hunting for missing boy finds body

Fribourg police hunting for missing boy finds body

Jan. 30, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Fribourg police hunting for a missing 13 year old boy have found a body. Silas left his family a week ago after an ar...
Search for missing boy steps up

Search for missing boy steps up

Jan. 25, 2017, 9:25 a.m.
Fribourg police are stepping up the search for a 13 year old boy who remains missing.
Fribourg police concerned over missing 13 year old

Fribourg police concerned over missing 13 year old

Jan. 24, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
Fribourg police are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of a missing 13 year old boy.
Geneva police scraps annual parade

Geneva police scraps annual parade

Jan. 24, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
Geneva police unions – angry at new work schedules and overtime restrictions – have forced the commander,...
Train arrests up 24% in 2016

Train arrests up 24% in 2016

Jan. 23, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
Figures released by the Swiss transport police show 24% more people were arrested on the train network last year than...
Geneva police hunt car after major crash

Geneva police hunt car after major crash

Jan. 12, 2017, 10:21 a.m.
Geneva police are asking for witnesses following a major accident on the A1 autoroute near Geneva airport on Tuesday ...
Bern police investigate murder/suicide

Bern police investigate murder/suicide

Jan. 11, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
Bern police are investigating a suspected murder suicide in an apartment over the weekend.  
Solothurn police stop speeding car and possible kidnapping

Solothurn police stop speeding car and possible kidnapping

Jan. 10, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Solothurn police stopped a speeding car and prevented a suspected kidnapping with a spiked road strip on Monday after...
Men seriously injured in Geneva attack

Men seriously injured in Geneva attack

Jan. 10, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
A drug deal gone wrong. That’s what Geneva police suspect after two men in their thirties were so badly beaten,...
Historic hotel in Valais destroyed by fire

Historic hotel in Valais destroyed by fire

Jan. 6, 2017, 5:46 a.m.
A historic hotel in canton Valais has been completely destroyed by fire. The 300 year old hotel in the village of Fie...
Woman attacked with fireworks in Basel

Woman attacked with fireworks in Basel

Jan. 4, 2017, 10:12 a.m.
Basel police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked with fireworks.
Basel and German police kept busy over New Year

Basel and German police kept busy over New Year

Jan. 3, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Basel police had to call their German counterparts after a drunken New Year partier went missing in the cold night on...
Geneva police upgrades equipment

Geneva police upgrades equipment

Dec. 22, 2016, 5:49 a.m.
Canton Geneva has agreed to spend almost CHF 6m upgrading police equipment – which may also include a drone.
Geneva police checking vehicles today

Geneva police checking vehicles today

Dec. 20, 2016, 8:40 a.m.
Geneva police are warning drivers there will be 5 checkpoints across the canton today.
Zurich police open murder investigation

Zurich police open murder investigation

Dec. 19, 2016, 9:29 a.m.
Zurich police have opened a murder investigation after a body was found in playground yesterday morning.
Valuable violin stolen from Swiss train

Valuable violin stolen from Swiss train

Dec. 12, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
Thieves have stolen a violin worth CHF 1.5m from a violinist on a train from Geneva airport.
68 year old teacher shot dead in Valais

68 year old teacher shot dead in Valais

Dec. 8, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
A 68 year old retired teacher has been shot dead in canton Valais. The woman was killed in her apartment near Sion &n...
Swiss police forces spend on more weapons

Swiss police forces spend on more weapons

Nov. 30, 2016, 8:07 a.m.
Several cantonal police forces in the country have been buying more assault rifles and other automatic weapons, ...
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