Crime

Robber assaults sleeping baby

2 days ago - 24 February 2017 | Crime

JESSICA BOTES A Swakopmund mother of twin babies is the latest victim of a string of violent burglaries in Swakopmund.At approximately 03:50 on Wednesday, a burglar removed a window frame at a house in Leadwood...

Hoff guilty of attempted murder of husband

2 days ago - 24 February 2017 | Crime

Susanne Hoff (56) was found guilty of the attempted murder of her estranged husband, Egbert Hoff, by the Windhoek Regional Court yesterday.Hoff, who pleaded not guilty, was acquitted on the original charge of conspiracy to...

Kobi gets 30 months in US

2 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

Jacob “Kobi” Alexander, the former CEO of Long Island software firm Comverse Technology who once fled to Namibia to avoid securities fraud charges, was sentenced Thursday to 30 months in prison in federal court in...

Kobi gets 30 months in US

2 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

Jacob “Kobi” Alexander, the former CEO of Long Island software firm Comverse Technology who once fled to Namibia to avoid securities fraud charges, was sentenced Thursday to 30 months in prison in federal court in...

Kobi gets 30 months in US

3 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

Jacob “Kobi” Alexander, the former CEO of Long Island software firm Comverse Technology who once fled to Namibia to avoid securities fraud charges, was sentenced Thursday to 30 months in prison in federal court in...

Judgement date set for Angolans found with millions

3 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

A sentencing date for three Angolan nationals found in possession of more than N$2 million at Otjiwarongo in September 2015, was on Tuesday set for...

Maltahöhe mess deepens

3 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

The governor of the Hardap Region, Esme Isaack, in direct disregard of the findings and recommendations made by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), last Friday dispatched...

Joker's murder trial in April

3 days ago - 23 February 2017 | Crime

The trial of a Windhoek resident, who allegedly shot and killed a Finnish man during a road rage incident in 2015, begins in the High...

Poaching fines to increase to N$25 million

4 days ago - 22 February 2017 | Crime

The National Assembly yesterday approved an amendment to the Nature Conservation Ordinance to increase fines related to elephant and rhino poaching from the current N$200...

Accountant admits stealing N$5.8m

4 days ago - 22 February 2017 | Crime

A former accountant at two building supplies dealers has confessed that he stole N$5.8 million from his employer, which he mostly spent on a mansion...

Stiffer sentences for wildlife crimes

4 days ago - 22 February 2017 | Crime

Cabinet last week approved proposed amendments to the Controlled Wildlife Products and Trade Act.The amendments will increase fines and prison terms for the possession and...

Cop nabbed for bribery

1 week ago - 16 February 2017 | Crime

A police officer from Walvis Bay was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) this week on corruption charges, while the ACC also completed an investigation...

Crime

Murder accused mom prepares bail...

1 week ago - 15 February 2017 | Crime

Murder accused Zenobia Seas made her third appearance in the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court on Monday.Seas, 32, is accused of killing her two-year-old daughter by suffocating...

Aanambelewa ya tulwa miipandeko molwa...

2 weeks ago - 09 February 2017 | Crime

Aanambelewa oya tulwa miipandeko taya tamanekelwa iipotha yuulingilingi konima sho yiipe ooplota dhomagumbo nokugandja woo kookume kawo pOshivelo no inaya landula omilandu ndhoka dhi...

Aanandholongo ya monika ondjo moshipotha...

2 weeks ago - 09 February 2017 | Crime

Aanandholongo yatatu mOndholongo onene yaVenduka, mboka ya dhipaga omunadholongo omukwawo konima yoontamanana dhi na sha niihole oya monika ondjo moshipotha shedhipago. Nakusa Eddy /Gomxob...

Rhino wounded by poachers dies

2 weeks ago - 06 February 2017 | Crime

A young white rhino cow that survived a poaching incident on a farm near Gobabis in late December has died from the gunshot wounds she...

60 000 Windhoek warrants outstanding

2 weeks ago - 06 February 2017 | Crime

At least 60 000 warrants are currently outstanding while the number increases, on average, by 500 monthly. This is according to the Windhoek City Police...

260 poaching cases

3 weeks ago - 02 February 2017 | Crime

A total of 266 cases of wildlife crime have been registered in Namibia since the beginning of last year, and 231 suspects have been arrested.The...

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