Crime

Teacher accused of rape

3 weeks ago - 22 October 2019 | Crime

Swakopmund • Iréne-Mari van der Walt A teacher (37) at a primary school in Tamariskia, Swakopmund, is facing a charge of rape. The accused allegedly had a romantic relationship with a minor who was...

Police officer convicted for corruption

1 month - 04 October 2019 | Crime

Walvis Bay The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) said Detective Sergeant Immanuel Shitaleni was arrested on 13 February 2017 in Walvis Bay.He made his first appearance in the Walvis Bay magistrates court on 14 February 2017...

Traffic administrative officer arrested for alleged corruption

1 month - 04 October 2019 | Crime

Walvis Bay It is alleged that Andreas Eichab (42), solicited a bribe of N$1500.00 from a member of the public was involved in a motor vehicle accident on 24 September 2019. Eichab allegedly asked...

Genoeg is genoeg

1 month - 01 October 2019 | Crime

Walvisbaai · Leandrea Louw Lede van die Tutaleni-polisiegemeenskapsforum, die Namibiese polisie en die algemene publiek het Saterdag in opstand teen geweld teen vroue en kinders, asook sosiale kwessies deur Kuisebmond gemarsjeer. Ao....

Trigger happy officer denied bail

1 month - 23 September 2019 | Crime

Walvis Bay · Leandrea Louw The police officer who allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend in Kuisebmond, Walvis Bay, last week was denied bail earlier today at the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court. Herman Abed (31)...

Suspected murderer remains behind bars

2 months ago - 04 September 2019 | Crime

The man accused of allegedly killing his girlfriend by slitting her throat with a knife, Phillipus Hafeni Haihambo (54), remains in custody.Haiambo, who was charged...

Operasie Kalahariwoestyn slaan hard

2 months ago - 03 September 2019 | Crime

Die teenmisdaadveldtog Operasie Kalahariwoestyn werp vrugte af.Lede van die polisie, weermag, korrektiewe dienste, munisipale verkeersdienste en gemeenskapspolisiëring-forums was die afgelope naweek druk besig op Karibib,...

Alleged ivory dealers denied bail

2 months ago - 02 September 2019 | Crime

Walvis Bay - Leandrea LouwDirk Vermeulen (51) and Edgar Clark (41) were denied bail today after they were allegedly caught trying to sell two elephant...

Child rapist gets 35 years behind bars

8 months ago - 18 February 2019 | Crime

Otis Finck - Dragan Vujicin (68) was sentenced to 35 years direct imprisonment on five counts of rape and four counts of human trafficking involving...

Crime briefs

9 months ago - 28 January 2019 | Crime

A number of breakthroughs were made with regard to the spate of robberies which occurred in Omaruru recently.At the same time numerous persons were also...

Hundreds of illegal weapons confiscated

10 months ago - 07 January 2019 | Crime

Leandrea Louw - A total of 181 cases were reported in the Erongo region from 26 January to 4 January, during the nationwide launch of...

CRIME BRIEFS

10 months ago - 31 December 2018 | Crime

Son discovers decomposed body of father The semi-decomposed body of Karel Heinz Traupe (76) was discovered in Swakopmund. Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu...

Crime

Police and community tackle crime

11 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Crime

A meeting between the police and leaders of different community structures took place at the Mondesa Multipurpose Centre on Wednesday as the police prepares for...

Tourist robbers sentenced to ten...

1 year - 05 November 2018 | Crime

Leandrea Louw Junior Noah Tangi Immanuel (28), Ian Harding (26) and Ipinge Herold (29) were convicted and each sentenced to ten months imprisonment on...

Vicious murder leaves country in...

1 year - 05 November 2018 | Crime

Jessica BotesA single mother and her daughter had been living in Swakopmund for almost a year when tragedy struck. On Friday afternoon at 16:00, Lindie...

Neighbourhood watch can benefit Mondesa

1 year - 15 October 2018 | Crime

Adolf Kaure The community liaison officer at the Mondesa police station, constable Cliff Kaujova, says the introduction of a neighbourhood watch in Mondesa could help...

Pub crawling nanny causes trauma

1 year - 08 October 2018 | Crime

Otis Finck A frantic search for two toddlers and their missing nanny ended in a happy reunion last week.At least 30...

Forum to tackle corruption head...

1 year - 08 October 2018 | Crime

Otis FinckAs much as 50% of persons sitting in top managerial, directorship and leadership positions have been appointed through corrupt recruitment processes. “The nation therefore...

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