Crime

Rape accused denied bail

2 days ago - 06 August 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] Bail was denied to Desmond Derrick Fick (61), who made his first appearance in the Swakopmund Magistrate’s Court today as the accused in an attempted rape and indecent assault case involving...

Police bust cannabis cultivators

3 days ago - 05 August 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay Three young men were arrested in Walvis Bay during two separate drug busts for cultivating, harvesting and being in possession of cannabis.A 17-year old learner and his 21-year old brother were arrested...

Couple nabbed for fraud, money laundering

4 days ago - 04 August 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay •[email protected] A couple from Walvis Bay who allegedly defrauded a Swiss man of more than N$1.1 million made their first court appearance. The suspects Denver (28) and Stacey (22)...

Majority of police station attackers denied bail

5 days ago - 04 August 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund Eighteen of the 20 people accused of damaging and destroying public property at the Mondesa police station were denied bail during their first appearance in the Swakopmund Magistrate’s Court on Monday.Two of the accused...

Police cautions residents against online scammers

6 days ago - 02 August 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] The public should refrain from blindly paying for items being put up for sale on social media without viewing the items first hand. The regional commander for community affairs in...

Angry mob attacks police station

1 week ago - 01 August 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] The law will catch up with all those involved in an attack on Mondesa police station last night (Friday), says the...

Game poachers denied bail

2 weeks ago - 20 July 2020 | Crime

The three suspects who are alleged to have illegally hunted and transported seven Oryx carcasses in the Namib Naukluft Game Park were denied bail...

Poachers in the park

3 weeks ago - 15 July 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] in the Erongo region are looking for several poachers who are said to have killed seven Oryx in the Namib-Naukluft National Park...

Body found at Langstrand

1 month - 24 June 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay •[email protected] The body of a male was discovered on the beach in the vicinity of Langstrand on Wednesday morning. He was...

Bedrieër op sosialemedia bedrywig

1 month - 23 June 2020 | Crime

Walvisbaai • [email protected] As iets te goed klink om waar te wees, is dit waarskynlik die geval. ’n Vermeende bedrieër gebruik glo die...

Foetus found in drain

1 month - 21 June 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay Municipal workers discovered a foetus in a drain in Kuisebmond earlier this week.Regional crime coordinator deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, said the workers found...

Residents continue defying regulations

1 month - 15 June 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] Residents of the Erongo region need to change their mindset about regulations put in place to mitigate Covid-19.Speaking at the...

Crime

Gardener guilty of murdering Swakopmund...

1 month - 11 June 2020 | Crime

A gardener on trial for robbing and killing a 78-year-old man in Swakopmund in August 2017, was found guilty as charged in the High Court...

Electrocuted suspect to face the...

1 month - 10 June 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund A 20-year-old man sustained serious burn injuries yesterday, after being suspected of tampering with one of Erongo RED’s (Regional Electricity Distributor) poles...

Two cases of rape...

1 month - 10 June 2020 | Crime

Erongo Region The regional crime coordinator, deputy commissioner Erastus Ikuyu confirmed via the weekly crime report that Henri Jaquez Louw (36) committed suicide during...

Bootleggers pay fines

2 months ago - 07 June 2020 | Crime

Walvis Bay Fourteen persons were arrested and fined for transgressing the Stage 1 Covid-19 rules applicable to Walvis Bay in particular, over the...

Walvis Bay-bound alcohol confiscated

2 months ago - 05 June 2020 | Crime

Swakopmund · [email protected] armed forces confiscated liquor concealed in a van belonging to a well-known courier company earlier today.The van, which belongs to Coastal Couriers,...

Erongo combat ready

2 months ago - 04 June 2020 | 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...

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