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NamPol warns against crossing flooding rivers

by editor / Mar 07, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police (NamPol) Force has warned the public to refrain from crossing flooding rivers and streams, as the rainy season is not over yet and flooding is expected to continue. In a statement issued on Monday, NamPol Deputy Inspector-General for Operation, Major-General James Tjivikua said eight lives were lost after victims were swept away in flooding rivers.

NamPol investigate the death of a 17-year-old girl in Okahandja

by editor / Mar 06, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old girl in Okahandja. Chief Inspector Katrina Andreas says the Police inquest was opened after the teenager reportedly collapsed at school on Friday, and died in hospital, later the same day.

NamPol reports several incidents of rape

by editor / Feb 28, 2017 / 0 comments

The Police have reported several incidents of rape, occurring over the weekend, countrywide. Among them, a 25-year-old man was arrested on Friday, on suspicion of raping a 10-year-old girl.

Boy drowns at Grootfontein

by editor / Feb 06, 2017 / 0 comments

-A nine-year-old boy drowned in a pit full of rainwater at Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region on Sunday.

NamPol disturbed by poaching article

by editor / Feb 06, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Police is disturbed by an article which appeared in last month's edition of a local magazine .

Two suicides reported in Windhoek

by editor / Jan 31, 2017 / 0 comments

The body of an unknown man was on Tuesday morning discovered hanging from shoelaces tied to a tree in the Hochland Park residential area near Flamingo Street. Namibian Police Force Spokesperson, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi told Nampa on Tuesday a member of the public alerted the police.

Russian man arrested for stealing diesel

by editor / Jan 30, 2017 / 0 comments

A 46-year-old Russian national was arrested in Walvis Bay on Friday for allegedly stealing more than 4 200 litres of diesel from a shipping vessel. Namibian Police Force (NamPol) spokesperson, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi during the weekly crime briefing here on Sunday said the suspect, who is the captain of a ship, reportedly sold the 4 224 litres of diesel to a local company for N$45 830.

NamPol warns against false audio recording

by editor / Jan 30, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) has distanced itself from an audio recording which is being circulated on social media. The audio clip, which has been circulating on WhatsApp, contains a false threat saying that the police will search for indecent and disturbing visuals on the cell phone of every person that passes through road blocks on national roads.

NamPol warns against distributing of obscene material

by editor / Jan 26, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) has warned Namibians to refrain from creating, distributing and circulating pornographic materials on social media platforms. NamPol Spokesperson, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi issued the stern warning via a media statement here on Thursday.

NamPol seek public assistance in tracing an alleged sexual offender

by editor / Jan 26, 2017 / 0 comments

Following a month-long effort to trace a sexual offender, the Namibian Police Force are now seeking public's assistance in tracing the suspect.

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