Drunk woman steals stretch-limo

Drunk woman steals stretch-limo

Oct. 12, 2020, 6:35 a.m.
A woman decided it would be a good idea to try to take a stretch limo out for a drive on Friday night in Sankt Gallen.
Man convicted of stealing cash from mail at Zurich airport

Man convicted of stealing cash from mail at Zurich airport

Sept. 23, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
A man has been fined and paroled after he was convicted of stealing cash from letters and parcels at Zurich airport.
Geneva bank accountant jailed for stealing over $1m

Geneva bank accountant jailed for stealing over $1m

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:13 a.m.
An accountant working for a private bank in Geneva has been sentenced to a year in jail for stealing over a million d...
Assault and theft at Jardin Anglais as young crowd drink heavily

Assault and theft at Jardin Anglais as young crowd drink heavily

Aug. 24, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Around a thousand gathered throughout the weekend at the Jardin Anglais in Geneva. Police say there were cases of ass...
Thieves return stolen motorcycle exhaust

Thieves return stolen motorcycle exhaust

Aug. 20, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
Thieves have brought back a stolen motorcycle exhaust system after a garage owner promised to drop charges if it was ...
Man arrested for series of animal thefts

Man arrested for series of animal thefts

July 24, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A man has been arrested for a series of animal thefts in canton Vaud. The 22-year-old father of twins from Begnins ha...
Crime has dropped considerably since lockdown began

Crime has dropped considerably since lockdown began

May 7, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, a number of crimes has dropped considerably since the lockdown came into force. 
Members of international hacking gang arrested for Migros points theft

Members of international hacking gang arrested for Migros points theft

May 6, 2020, 9:34 a.m.
Members of an international hacking gang have been arrested in Vaud and Poland after a Swiss based team tried to rede...
Man accused of armed robberies 'didn't want to hurt anyone'

Man accused of armed robberies 'didn't want to hurt anyone'

Jan. 21, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
A man is in a Geneva court accused of a string of armed robberies. 
Migros accused of theft espionage

Migros accused of theft espionage

Jan. 17, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The Migros supermarket chain is being accused of spy-like activities after delaying action when they detected a 16-ye...
Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A Geneva policeman has been acquitted of stealing a watch worth more than CHF 6,000 at the International Watch Fair i...
Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Geneva police say they’re actively investigating a spate of robberies around the Usine night club in the Joncti...
Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

May 14, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A man is trying to track down the owner of a bike he stole when drunk in Basel.
Yet another ATM blown up in Ticino

Yet another ATM blown up in Ticino

May 13, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
Another cash machine has been blown up in canton Ticino. The fifth time in as many months.
Former policeman sentenced after traffic fine theft

Former policeman sentenced after traffic fine theft

April 3, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
A former local policeman in Richterswil in canton Zurich has been given 2 years suspended prison sentence after being...
Violent crime rates stabilise across country

Violent crime rates stabilise across country

March 26, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
The number of violent crimes in Switzerland is stable, thefts are down but fraud is up.
Police officer caught pocketing parking ticket cash

Police officer caught pocketing parking ticket cash

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
A small-town police officer has been suspended under suspicion of pocketing the cash from parking tickets for years.
Fleeing banker jailed for stealing CHF 15m from clients

Fleeing banker jailed for stealing CHF 15m from clients

Jan. 15, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Despite an elaborate plan, a banker from Ticino is now in jail after trying to steal CHF 15m from his customers.
Lyon prosecutors seek Geneva police help in elderly theft case

Lyon prosecutors seek Geneva police help in elderly theft case

Nov. 13, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
French prosecutors in Lyon are asking Geneva police for information regarding thefts from elderly people.
Self-scanning checkouts may encourage more theft

Self-scanning checkouts may encourage more theft

Oct. 16, 2018, 8:54 a.m.
Supermarket staff are under more pressure due to the introduction of self-scanning checkouts as they’re forced ...
Facebook post tracks down stolen food truck

Facebook post tracks down stolen food truck

Aug. 29, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
A food truck owner in Vaud got his stolen trailer back after a plea on Facebook.
Food truck found after Facebook posting

Food truck found after Facebook posting

Aug. 27, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
A food truck owner in Vaud got his stolen trailer back after a plea on Facebook.
Suspected thief sets car on fire as she tries to steal it

Suspected thief sets car on fire as she tries to steal it

July 26, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
A woman suspected of trying to steal a car, which then burst into flames, has been arrested by police in the canton o...
Parents and child arrested after taxi hijacking in St. Gallen

Parents and child arrested after taxi hijacking in St. Gallen

July 23, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
A husband and wife, who were with their 10-year-old daughter, have been arrested after they allegedly attacked a taxi...
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