Two young speeders face jail and then deportation

Two young speeders face jail and then deportation

Oct. 20, 2020, 8:43 a.m.
Two young drivers are facing jail and possible deportation after racing each other in rented supercars on the A1 auto...
Ticino police officer banned for speeding while on emergency

Ticino police officer banned for speeding while on emergency

Oct. 16, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
A Ticino police officer has been suspended from driving and given a 2-year suspended prison sentence for speeding.
City of Bern claims losing large amount of money each year in unpaid diplomat fines

City of Bern claims losing large amount of money each year in unpaid diplomat fines

Aug. 6, 2020, 10:30 a.m.
The City of Bern says it loses tens of thousands of Swiss francs every year in unpaid fines given to diplomats. ...
Car refuses to stop, police open fire

Car refuses to stop, police open fire

July 24, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Vaud police opened fire on a car last night as it smashed through a road block. Four people have been arrested, one i...
Young driver fined over CHF 14,000 for tailgating

Young driver fined over CHF 14,000 for tailgating

July 21, 2020, 8:52 a.m.
We know the dangers of speeding – not just for safety, but also the fines. 
Speeding driver suffers serious penalties

Speeding driver suffers serious penalties

July 9, 2020, 9:03 a.m.
A driver aged in his thirties is finding out how severe speeding penalties can be. 
Aargau police call for young driver horsepower cap

Aargau police call for young driver horsepower cap

June 3, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Aargau police are calling for a horsepower limit for young drivers. The police force says over the holiday weekend th...
Straight road becomes notorious for speeders during lockdown

Straight road becomes notorious for speeders during lockdown

May 8, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
A straight section of road in canton Zurich is becoming notorious for speeders during the lockdown. 
Speeding and drinking main reasons for losing right to drive

Speeding and drinking main reasons for losing right to drive

March 4, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
Around 80,000 people lost the right to drive last year – about the same as the previous year. 
Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
A driver is almost certainly facing jail and the loss of his car after being flashed at 211 kph on the A1 autoroute i...
Man caught speeding drives car into camera

Man caught speeding drives car into camera

Dec. 5, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
A man caught speeding by a camera in Winterthur only made a bad situation worse.
Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian driver faces jail after blasting through a village in canton Zurich at 191 kph in an 80 zone. 
New 'secretive' speed cameras rolled out in Haute-Savoie

New 'secretive' speed cameras rolled out in Haute-Savoie

Oct. 9, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A new generation of speed cameras are being rolled out on French roads close to the Swiss border.
Girl, 14, caught speeding in grandfather's car

Girl, 14, caught speeding in grandfather's car

Sept. 20, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A 14-year-old girl stole her grandfather’s car and was flashed speeding at 95 in 50 zone.
Illegal supercar race stopped in Ticino

Illegal supercar race stopped in Ticino

June 12, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
An illegal race through Switzerland was stopped after police in Ticino were tipped off by colleagues in Italy.
Police demand more traffic law lenience

Police demand more traffic law lenience

March 26, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Police unions in French speaking Switzerland are demanding a change in the traffic laws to give more protection to &l...
Most driving licences lost due to speeding

Most driving licences lost due to speeding

March 8, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
More than 200 people lose their driving licence every day in Switzerland. 
Jail possible for speeding young motorcyclist

Jail possible for speeding young motorcyclist

March 1, 2019, 9:59 a.m.
A young motorcyclist could go to jail for four years after being caught speeding at 146 kph on a road in canton Aarga...
Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Feb. 12, 2019, 7:23 a.m.
A man won’t be driving for a while after Thurgau police caught him driving at 249 kph on the A7 – more th...
Australian visitor faces jail for 2015 speeding

Australian visitor faces jail for 2015 speeding

Feb. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Swiss police never forget.
Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
The Federal Court has upheld a speeding fine against a Geneva police officer while on a car chase.
Pakistani politician praises Swiss driving fines on Facebook

Pakistani politician praises Swiss driving fines on Facebook

Jan. 17, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A Pakistani politician visiting Switzerland has posted praise on his Facebook page after getting speeding fines from ...
Top Swiss gymnast caught speeding

Top Swiss gymnast caught speeding

Jan. 10, 2019, 10:56 a.m.
Top Swiss gymnast Ariella Kaeslin has been banned from driving for three months after being caught at 38 kph over the...
Student faces deportation after 9 speeding accusations

Student faces deportation after 9 speeding accusations

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A 26 year old student is facing jail after being accused of excessive speeding nine times – always in rental cars.
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