Crime

Young woman raped and assaulted by ex

20 hours ago | Crime

A 19-year-old woman was assaulted and raped by her ex-boyfriend last weekend while another woman was held hostage and raped at Mariental.According to the police a man held the 24-year-old Mariental woman hostage for the...

Policeman, farmworker remain missing

1 day - 13 December 2017 | Crime

There is still no trace of two missing persons in the Otjozondjupa Region - a 55-year-old police officer who went missing at Tsumkwe in June and a 34-year-old farmworker who went missing from a farm...

Infant dies after being sneaked out of hospital

2 days ago - 12 December 2017 | Crime

A nine-month-old baby girl died on Saturday after she was allegedly sneaked out of the Swakopmund State Hospital by her grandmother and a friend. According to the crime investigations coordinator for the Erongo Region,...

23 arrests for drinking and driving

2 days ago - 12 December 2017 | Crime

Twenty-three people were arrested for drinking and driving at the coast over the weekend. Erongo deputy police commissioner Erastus Iikuyu confirmed that 23 drivers were arrested in Walvis Bay during a joint operation by...

Windhoek gang targets coastal businesses

6 days ago - 08 December 2017 | Crime

The police in Walvis Bay have urged service station owners and members of the public at the coast to be wary of a group of criminals from Windhoek.The police's community liaison officer for Walvis Bay,...

Vehicle disappears from dealership

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Crime

A Ford Ranger double-cab that was parked in the show area outside a car dealership in Walvis Bay was allegedly stolen last week. Employees of...

Boy 5, allegedly kills toddler

1 week ago - 05 December 2017 | Crime

The Namibian police are investigating claims that a five-year-old boy used sticks from a mopane tree to beat to death a two-year-old girl near Outapi...

Four nabbed for rhino poaching

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Crime

Four suspects have been arrested in the most recent poaching incident on the farm in the Otjozondjupa Region in which several rhinos were shot and...

Two more rhinos poached

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Crime

Two rhinos have been shot and killed in yet another poaching incident this past weekend, bringing the total to 30 for the year.The poaching incident...

Investigation continues to identify dumped baby

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Crime

The Oshana police say that they will need an expert forensic investigation in an attempt to seek justice in the case of a three-month-old baby...

Farmers, police talk crime

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Crime

The increase in crime, including stock theft and poaching, has been brought to the attention of the Lieutenant-General Sebastian Ndeitunga. The executive manager of the...

Former Ya Toivo PA in court

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Crime

The former assistant of the late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo arrested in August this year on allegations of fraud and theft of money from the...

Crime

S. African court doubles...

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | Crime

A South African appeals court increased paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius' sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp to 13 years and five months today.The Supreme...

Rhino poached outside capital

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | Crime

Investigations are ongoing at a farm on the outskirts of Windhoek where a rhino was poached over the weekend and its horns removed.Two rhinos were...

Boy 7, raped by girl,...

3 weeks ago - 23 November 2017 | Crime

A seven-year-old boy was raped at a house in Block E, Rehoboth, on 15 November. In their daily crime bulletin, the police say the boy...

Policeman arrested for poaching

3 weeks ago - 21 November 2017 | Crime

Emergency services were called to the Western Bypass early this morning after a Namibian police minibus overturned, revealing at least three animal carcasses suspected to...

Man, 51, kills over woman

3 weeks ago - 21 November 2017 | Crime

This weekend was marred by murders, armed robberies and rapes, which included two men in their 50s squabbling over the same woman which lead to...

Couple held for murder

3 weeks ago - 20 November 2017 | Crime

The Rehoboth police has arrested a man and his girlfriend in connection with the murder of the woman's brother who reportedly intervened during a fight...

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