Crime

Sauyemwa irked by unsolved murders

17 hours ago | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWERUNDUThe residents of Rundu’s Sauyemwa township say they are fed up with dead bodies being found floating in the Kavango River or in their backyards, yet no justice is served as far as the...

Social worker allegedly impregnates minor seeking help

1 day - 25 October 2021 | Crime

Kenya Kambowe RUNDUA 42-year-old social worker was arrested last week, accused of raping and impregnating a 16-year-old girl who was assigned into his...

570 illegal firearms surrendered

4 days ago - 22 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKMore than 500 illegal firearms were surrendered to the police by members of the public during amnesty month.Safety and security minister Albert Kawana said a total of 570 illegal firearms...

More than 5 000 GBV cases reported

4 days ago - 22 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKA total of 5 266 gender-based violence cases, involving domestic violence, was reported across the country during the 2020/2021 financial year.This is...

20 wildlife products seized from 9 suspects

4 days ago - 22 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKNine Namibians have been arrested recently in connection with wildlife crimes, while seven new cases were registered.This is according to the...

Police on trail of deadly robbers

1 week ago - 19 October 2021 | Crime

Omusati police are requesting for public assistance to help apprehend armed robbers who stormed Pep Store at Onandjaba in Okalongo and shot a male guard...

Body found in Kavango River without testicles, nipple and...

1 week ago - 19 October 2021 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWE RUNDUThe body of Engidius Kayanguya (35) from Rundu’s Sauyemwa township was found floating in the Kavango River last Monday with...

Amputee killed over alcohol

1 week ago - 18 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA 26-year-old man with an amputated leg was stabbed to death in Katutura over the weekend when two suspects demanded alcohol from him and...

More than 90% of drug suspects Namibians

2 weeks ago - 08 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKFrom February to August, more 739 suspects have been arrested in connection with drug-related crimes, and more than 94% of...

N$20 000 reward for police murder

3 weeks ago - 05 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe police are offering a N$20 000 reward for information which may lead to the arrest of a suspect in the murder of Constable...

Man kills toddler over paternity dispute

3 weeks ago - 04 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly murdering a three-month-old baby during a fight with his girlfriend in Katima Mulilo on Friday. According to...

Smuggling syndicates gain foothold in Namibia

3 weeks ago - 04 October 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKAlthough Namibia is rated among countries globally with low organised crime, organised criminal networks are well established within the country and working in all...

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Police raid Mweshipandeka school hostel

4 weeks ago - 28 September 2021 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIThe Oshana police have warned pupils of Mweshipandeka High School to stay away from criminal activities and to focus on their education.The region’s police...

Ex-soldier behind bars on stabbing...

4 weeks ago - 27 September 2021 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULA OSHAKATI A former Namibian Defence Force member wasremanded in custody on Thursday afternoon after his first appearance before the Oshakati...

Three arrested for wildlife crimes

1 month - 24 September 2021 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKOnly two new wildlife crime cases were registered last week, with three suspects arrested.This is according to the latest statistics provided by the intelligence...

‘My mother tried to kill...

1 month - 20 September 2021 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAONANDJOKWE Wilka Shikongo says she cannot believe that the woman she has called mother for 45 years beat her up so severely that...

Police warn about self-proclaimed pastors

1 month - 20 September 2021 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWERUNDUKavango West police on Wednesday attended to a fight which broke out at Suni village when a self-proclaimed pastor revealed who had allegedly been...

Woman breaks daughter’s arm over...

1 month - 16 September 2021 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULA OSHAKATI An elderly woman from Omulondo village in the Oshikoto Region allegedly beat her daughter so severely that it caused...

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