Crime

Investigation after baby found dead

3 hours ago | Crime

Members of the Namibian police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a newly born baby boy in Walvis Bay. The baby's body was found last week Thursday at 11:00 at the Walvis Bay...

Public warned to be vigilant

1 week ago - 17 November 2017 | Crime

The Namibian Police (NamPol) has cautioned members of the public to take care of their property as the end of the year approaches.“Personal and property safety can never be over-emphasised and as we are moving...

Mondesa police receive two laptops

1 week ago - 17 November 2017 | Crime

Adolf KaureThe mayor of Swakopmund, Paulina Nashilundo, officially handed over two laptops to the Police Public Relations Committee (PPRC) in Swakopmund on Tuesday.The handover comes after a council resolution was approved in October for the...

State: Harsher sentences for drunken driving

3 weeks ago - 03 November 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck Elizabeth Cronje (45) received a N$20 000 fine or 12 months imprisonment for driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor in Walvis Bay on 30 October. Her driver’s license was...

Seas’ case postponed

4 weeks ago - 27 October 2017 | Crime

Adolf KaureThe woman who is accused of murdering her three-year-old daughter in the vicinity of Mile 108 in September last year, is awaiting feedback about her trial from the prosecutor general.The accused, Zenobia Seas (32),...

Police: reclaim stolen items

1 month - 20 October 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck The Namibian police invite persons who lost items due to house breaking and theft in Walvis Bay to visit the Kuisebmond police station....

Mayor condemns acts of violence

1 month - 13 October 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck Walvis Bay mayor Immanuel Wilfred expressed his dismay and disappointment at a barbaric act of violence orchestrated against a...

Reward offered for leads on ATM robbers

1 month - 06 October 2017 | Crime

Adolf Kaure The Namibian police and First National Bank (FNB) Namibia will offer rewards for leads which lead to the arrest of suspects involved in...

Standing in solidarity against violent crimes

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Crime

Jessica Botes Residents from all walks of life gathered at various places in Swakopmund on Tuesday morning to stand together, holding hands, silently protesting against...

Man arrested for stock theft

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Crime

Jessica BotesA 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stealing 12 heads of cattle from the farm #Nus in the district of Okombahe.The accused, Ludwig...

Murder suspects remain in custody

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Crime

Jessica BotesFour men accused of murder in two separate cases were refused bail in die Swakopmund magistrate’s court. “There is a clear public outcry on...

Iikuyu warns criminals targeting tourists

2 months ago - 21 September 2017 | Crime

Adolf KaureThe Erongo crime investigations coordinator, deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, has issued a stern warning to criminals targeting tourists.This follows a recent incident where two...

Crime

Do not drink and drive...

2 months ago - 21 September 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck Incidents of drinking and driving are worrisome, with more than 10 cases reported in the harbour town at the end of last...

SRA warns residents to be...

2 months ago - 07 September 2017 | Crime

In its most recent monthly newsletter, the Swakopmund Residents Association (SRA) has warned residents to be vigilant and to look after themselves, their neighbours and...

Donation to help reduce crime

2 months ago - 07 September 2017 | Crime

Adolf KaureThe Namibian police force received a donation of 10 computers valued at N$65 000 in Swakopmund on Thursday.The donation was made by Clinton Lang...

Silent protest gets the green...

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Crime

Jessica BotesThe planned silent protest set to take place outside the Swakopmund magistrate’s court on 26 September has been approved by the police. According to...

Woman allegedly murders boyfriend ...

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Crime

Leandrea Louw An argument once again resulted in murder when a 32-year-old woman allegedly stabbed her 41- year-old boyfriend at the Onghuluwombashe informal settlement...

Police still searching for deceased’s...

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Crime

Jessica BotesFamily members of the elderly man who was murdered in his house in Swakopmund two weeks ago have not been traced yet.Erongo police deputy...

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