Crime

School property vandalised

1 week ago - 13 July 2018 | Crime

Otis Finck Vandals entered the Narraville Primary School premises, removed a number of window frames and also smashed a number of windows. Acting principal Conrad Farmer confirmed the incident and said damages of approximately...

Joint Operation a huge success

1 week ago - 13 July 2018 | Crime

Botswana hosted the 6th Joint Law Enforcement Operation (JLEO) of Trans Kalahari Corridor Management Committee (TKCMC) member states Botswana, Namibia and South Africa at Moatle recently. The operation was conducted under the theme “Unlocking Trade...

CCTV footage helps police

1 month - 22 June 2018 | Crime

The Namibian police managed­ to trace and arrest two alleged­ robbers in Walvis Bay by using­ CCTV footage of the crime. According to Erongo police deputy commissioner Erastus Ikuyu the two suspects, Gerson Kalombo and...

Community warned against fake police

1 month - 15 June 2018 | Crime

Jessica Botes The Erongo crime investigations coordinator, Erastus Iikuyu, has warned the community in the Erongo Region to not fall victim to scams by fake police officers. This follows after a case of impersonating a...

Three charged for catching half a ton of cob...

4 months ago - 16 March 2018 | Crime

Erwin Leuschner The clamp-down on ski-boat fishermen not keeping to the rules and overfishing cob continues: three persons were arrested on Sunday afternoon after they allegedly caught half a ton of fish - they...

CCTV cameras to be tested in lagoon area

5 months ago - 09 February 2018 | Crime

Otis Finck The Lagoon Neighbourhood Watch (LNW) group intends to have two Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras up and running within the next...

Human trafficking under the microscope

5 months ago - 09 February 2018 | Crime

A training workshop on ­human trafficking began in Swakopmund on Monday.Speaking at the opening of the five-day workshop, International Organisation of Migration (IOM) Namibia's officer...

Many drunk drivers arrested during festive season

6 months ago - 05 January 2018 | Crime

Jessica BotesSpecial operations by members of the Namibian police during the festive season, led to the arrest of 62 people who were driving under the...

Police round up armed robbers

6 months ago - 29 December 2017 | Crime

Jessica BotesMembers of the Namibian police and the Swakopmund Neighbourhood Watch arrested nine suspected armed robbers in Swakopmund on Monday. Two of the suspects who...

Arandis police station best in Erongo

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck Arandis police station is officially the best police station in the Erongo region. The station commander, warrant officer...

ACC forum creates awareness

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Crime

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) hosted a stakeholders economic forum to educate sectors on the dangers of corruption.The forum, which took place in Swakopmund on Tuesday,...

Ndeitunga: Serious crimes increasing

7 months ago - 01 December 2017 | Crime

Otis FinckNamibia has become a drug consuming country unlike in the past when it was considered a drug trafficking country, says the Inspector General of...

Crime

Public warned to be vigilant

8 months 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...

Mondesa police receive two laptops

8 months 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...

State: Harsher sentences for drunken...

8 months 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...

Seas’ case postponed

8 months 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...

Police: reclaim stolen items

9 months ago - 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...

9 months ago - 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...

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