Crime

Arandis police station best in Erongo

1 week 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 Engelhard Garoeb, received the trophy and a certificate from commissioner...

ACC forum creates awareness

1 week 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, included stakeholders from the mining, fishing and tourism sectors. “We...

Ndeitunga: Serious crimes increasing

2 weeks 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 the Namibian Police Force Lt.-Gen. Sebastian Ndeitunga. “The Namibian...

Investigation after baby found dead

3 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | 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

4 weeks 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

4 weeks 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 driving

1 month - 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

1 month - 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

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

2 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...

Reward offered for leads on ATM robbers

2 months ago - 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

2 months ago - 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...

Crime

Murder suspects remain in custody

2 months ago - 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...

Guard against burglars ...

2 months ago - 21 September 2017 | Crime

Otis Finck The commander of the crime prevention unit at Walvis Bay police station, warrant officer Ruben Shapumba, shared some tips to combat housebreaking...

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...

3 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

3 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...

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