Crime

Suspected thief shot during robbery

22 hours ago | Crime

Henties Bay The police in the Erongo region are investigating a case of murder and housebreaking with the intent to steal in Henties Bay.One of the suspected thieves was shot by the...

N$900 000 stolen in armed robbery

23 hours ago | Crime

Walvis Bay Five armed robbers are on the run after hitting a cash in transit vehicle at a business in Walvis Bay earlier today. Erongo police are on the hunt for...

Security guard arrested in connection with missing N$300 000...

2 days ago - 23 September 2021 | Crime

The security guard who allegedly vanished with N$300 000 cash intended for ATMs has been arrested. Ricardo Oxurub (35), a G4S security guard, went missing and has been on the run since 17 September after...

Dippenaar case in limbo

4 days ago - 22 September 2021 | Crime

Swakopmund / Windhoek ∙ [email protected] After nearly seven years since the horrific traffic accident near Henties Bay that claimed six lives, a trial date is set to be fixed in the civil matter in...

Suicide in Omaruru; another B2 accident reported

5 days ago - 21 September 2021 | Crime

Crime Report A 34-year-old man committed suicide in Omaruru. According to the Erongo police regional commander for community affairs, inspector Ileni Shapumba, the body of the deceased was discovered on Sunday at 09:00...

Drug abuse may be contributing to stock theft

6 days ago - 20 September 2021 | Crime

Omaruru The Erongo police hosted another set of meetings with famers in Omaruru and Omatjete over the past weekend. According to the Erongo...

Security guard goes missing with N$300 000

1 week ago - 19 September 2021 | Crime

A case of theft is being investigated after a security guard allegedly stole N$300 000 in cash from the company he works for. The suspect...

Man confesses to killing girlfriend

1 week ago - 14 September 2021 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] A man accused of murdering his live-in girlfriend by hitting her on the head with a hammer, confessed to...

Mondesa service station robbed

2 weeks ago - 11 September 2021 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] A case of housebreaking with the intent to rob, and robbery with aggravating circumstances was reported to the Erongo police. According...

Alleged ‘quarantine rapist’ pleads not guilty

2 weeks ago - 11 September 2021 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] Glenn Clifford Leister (27) who stands accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at the Swakopmund Rest Camp, which at that time...

Elderly woman commits suicide

2 weeks ago - 10 September 2021 | Crime

A suicide was reported at Otjovatjimba village in Omatjete on Wednesday.The regional police commander for community affairs in the Erongo region, inspector Ileni Shapumba, confirmed...

Man kills girlfriend, turns himself in

2 weeks ago - 09 September 2021 | Crime

Police have arrested a 29-year-old male after an incident of domestic violence which resulted in a murder was reported. The Erongo police regional commander...

Crime

Fugitives still on the run

2 weeks ago - 08 September 2021 | Crime

The Namibian Police (NamPol) in the Erongo region has called on the public to assist in the tracing of some wanted persons. According to the...

N$2.8 million in drugs confiscated...

2 weeks ago - 07 September 2021 | Crime

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] Namibian Police seized drugs valued at nearly N$3 million last month, while 102 suspects were arrested in connection with drug-related crimes.Of these...

Firearm amnesty starts

3 weeks ago - 02 September 2021 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] A number of awareness campaigns – of which the firearms amnesty is regarded as the most important – are...

Wasserfall murder accused in need...

3 weeks ago - 31 August 2021 | Crime

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Azaan Madisia and her brother Steven Mulundu who are charged with the murder of Shannon Wasserfall, made a brief appearance...

Chinese national robbed in Karibib

4 weeks ago - 28 August 2021 | Crime

Three men and a woman were arrested after a burglary in Karibib. A case of housebreaking and theft was opened after burglars gained entry...

Alleged teen rapist remanded in...

1 month - 22 August 2021 | Crime

Swakopmund • [email protected] The case of Glenn Clifford Leister (27), who stands accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at the Swakopmund Rest...

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