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Cops accused of dumping rotten meat

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Police

A number of residents from the Oshikango location in Oshakati were spotted collecting dumped, rotten meat from an open area which was discarded nearby their homes on Sunday.According to a resident who preferred not to...

Namibia sends more cops to Darfur

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Police

Namibia is to deploy 35 police officers to Sudan's Darfur as part of its contribution to the United Nations-African Union peacekeeping mission, the Namibian police announced yesterday. Nampol deputy chief Desiderius Shilunga encouraged the police...

Simanekeni olweendo lwomupresidende - Ndeitunga

2 weeks ago - 04 December 2017 | Police

Omukomeho gwopolisi yaNamibia, Sebastian Ndeitunga okwa kunkilile aahingi opo ya landule omilandu dhomondjila uuna taya tsakanene nolweendo lwomupresidende.Shoka osha landula oolopota kutya aahingi inaya hala okulandula omilandu nokugandja ompito kolweendo lwomupresidende gwoshilongo. Ndeitunga okwa popi...

Three nabbed for Chinese robbery

2 weeks ago - 28 November 2017 | Police

According to the regional commander of the Oshana police, Commissioner Rauha Amwele, crime in the region has gone down this year.Amwele spoke to Namibian Sun on Sunday shortly after the Police Day commemoration which was...

Mortuary crisis abating

1 month - 10 November 2017 | Police

A total of 114 unclaimed bodies from the state and police mortuaries in Windhoek have been cremated since April, slowly but surely reducing the critically high number of bodies stuffed into cold-storage facilities.In line with...

Police recognise neighbourhood watches

2 months ago - 11 October 2017 | Police

Neighbourhood watches active in the capital and the entire Khomas Region this weekend, along with the Namibian police, paraded through Independence Avenue in Windhoek to...

Nampol's fallen co-founder buried

2 months ago - 25 September 2017 | Police

Thousands of mourners from all walks of life gathered at Ekolyanaambo village in the Oshana Region near Ongwediva over the weekend to pay their last...

City Police budget cuts bad for crime

4 months ago - 02 August 2017 | Police

An opposition city councillor is pushing for better financial support for the Windhoek City Police, which she claims have been weakened by budget cuts, staff...

Govt starts emptying police mortuary

5 months ago - 19 July 2017 | Police

JANA-MARI SMITHThe ministries of health and safety, together with the City of Windhoek, have begun cremating some of the hundreds of unclaimed bodies that have...

City Police reaches out to taxis

7 months ago - 17 May 2017 | Police

The Windhoek City Police wants to have a close partnership with taxi drivers to ensure effective regulation of public transport in the city.Chief of City...

Residents pin hopes on cop shop

7 months ago - 17 May 2017 | Police

Residents of Otjomuise Extension 7 have welcomed the establishment of a police station in the crime-ridden area. One of the residents, Anastacia Rooi said there...

Khomas tops ammunition list

7 months ago - 27 April 2017 | Police

A total of 1 276 firearms, 99 509 rounds of ammunition and 81 explosive devices were surrendered under an amnesty declared by the Ministry of...

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Negligent police officers to face...

8 months ago - 04 April 2017 | Police

Action will be taken against the police officers who were on duty when five awaiting-trial detainees escaped from the Oshakati police station at the weekend.Inspector-General...

390 unclaimed dead to be...

8 months ago - 03 April 2017 | Police

Close to 400 unclaimed bodies from the state and police mortuaries will be cremated by the City of Windhoek at a cost of about N$165...

Religious sect buries panties

8 months ago - 24 March 2017 | Police

ELLANIE SMIT A bizarre religious ritual is keeping the Omaheke police on their toes.The owners of the farm Rooikraal...

Unclaimed bodies in no-man’s land

8 months ago - 20 March 2017 | Police

JANA-MARI SMITHDozens of unclaimed bodies remain piled up at the Windhoek police morgue while several authorities deny responsibility for the cost of their disposal.A meeting...

Man commits suicide in Oshakati...

9 months ago - 16 March 2017 | Police

The body of Fillemon Kandu (30) was discovered by cleaners in one of the rooms in the Oshakati State Hospital on Tuesday morning.Kandu, who was...

Illegal weapon amnesty ends

9 months ago - 21 February 2017 | Police

Close to 100 000 rounds of illegal ammunition and more than 1 000 illegal firearms were handed over to the police during the past six...

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