Crime

Erongo combat ready

4th of June 21:38 | Crime

Walvis Bay •[email protected] The second phase of operation Namib Desert, a joint crime law enforcement exercise, was launched on Thursday in the Erongo region. The operation officially commenced on 3 June and will...

Dippenaar magistrate denies allegations of bias

9 hours ago | Crime

Swakopmund After an eight-month break, the marathon trial against murder accused Jandré Dippenaar continued at the regional court in Swakopmund this week.At the start of proceedings, Dippenaar’s lawyers lodged an application that magistrate Gaynor Poulton...

Discovery of human remains puzzle

1 week ago - 28 May 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] in the Erongo region are puzzled after human remains were discovered in the desert at Farm Lewater between Uis and Henties Bay.“We assume that the person died three or four months ago,...

Man commits suicide

1 week ago - 24 May 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • Crime Report The police in the Erongo region confirmed that 30-year-old Gerson Si Disho committed suicide by shooting himself on Friday morning at Mile 4.According to Erastus Iikuyu, Erongo regional crime...

Man commits suicide

1 week ago - 24 May 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • Crime Report The police in the Erongo region confirmed that 30-year-old Gerson Si Disho committed suicide by shooting himself on Friday morning at Mile 4.According to Erastus Iikuyu, Erongo regional crime...

Alleged baby dumper in hospital after arrest

2 weeks ago - 21 May 2020 | Crime

Coast A 23-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday on charges of murder, concealment of birth and for defeating the cause of justice....

Refugee charged for dealing in drugs

3 weeks ago - 13 May 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] Toleda Fariala (21) appeared in the Swakopmund magistrate’s court on charges of dealing in cocaine powder and cannabis. Magistrate Nelao Brown...

Bloody weekend for Erongo

3 weeks ago - 11 May 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] With the countrywide Covid-19 restrictions slightly eased, crime now seems to take centre stage.According to a crime report issued...

Burned body found in Swakopmund

4 weeks ago - 07 May 2020 | Crime

A case of murder has been opened after the body of a man suspected to be between 20 and 30 years of age was found...

Rhinos poached at Purros

1 month - 04 May 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] black rhinos were poached in the Purros area of northwestern Namibia. According to Romeo Muyunda, spokesman for the ministry of the environment,...

Alcohol, drugs the order of the day

1 month - 01 May 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay With the lockdown still in place across the country, certain crimes are in the spotlight. Various restrictions were also put in place during...

Lockdown measures being disregarded

1 month - 29 April 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] A total of 26 residents of the Erongo region have been charged for the contravention of the strict lockdown regulations put...

Crime

Traffic officer granted bail ...

1 month - 25 April 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] 54-year-old traffic officer was granted bail of N$5 000 in the Swakopmund magistrates court yesterday on charges of alleged corruption.The case was...

More drug arrests over Easter

1 month - 13 April 2020 | Crime

The first suspect (21) was arrested with 57 ballies of cannabis weighing 65 grams each and 57 quarter mandrax tablets worth N$2 360. ...

Erongo crime report

1 month - 09 April 2020 | Crime

A man (31) was arrested for harbouring controlled wildlife products after he was allegedly found in possession of two turtles without a permit in the...

Suspects on the run

1 month - 07 April 2020 | Crime

Arandis • [email protected] A case of housebreaking with the intent to steal and theft was reported in Arandis. The suspects allegedly removed six solar...

Residents defy lockdown rules

1 month - 06 April 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Seven people have been fined for contravening the lockdown regulations in the region over the weekend. The fines issued ranged between...

Fraud uncovered

2 months ago - 16 March 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Two suspects were arrested and are expected to make their first court appearance today in the Walvis Bay magistrate’s...

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