Austrian man kept mummified corpse of mother in basement for a year to receive benefits

Austrian man kept mummified corpse of mother in basement for a year to receive benefits

A man kept the mummified corpse of his mother in a basement in Tyrol for over a year while continuing to receive her pension payments. 

Can I have a barbecue on my balcony in Austria?
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Can I have a barbecue on my balcony in Austria?

Austria imposes stricter penalties for breaching green pass rules

Austria imposes stricter penalties for breaching green pass rules

‘You’d stay here voluntarily’: Inside Austria’s ‘luxury’ Leoben prison
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‘You’d stay here voluntarily’: Inside Austria’s ‘luxury’ Leoben prison

Gang linked to Vienna terrorist attack arrested in Italy

Gang linked to Vienna terrorist attack arrested in Italy

Austria: Bars and restaurants face €3,600 fines for not checking tests

Austria: Bars and restaurants face €3,600 fines for not checking tests

Fines and jail sentences: What happens if you fake a negative test in Austria?
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Fines and jail sentences: What happens if you fake a negative test in Austria?

Austrian charity investigating international child abuse allegations

Austrian charity investigating international child abuse allegations

EXPLAINED: Why is gun ownership in Austria on the rise?
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EXPLAINED: Why is gun ownership in Austria on the rise?

Mosque closed due to Vienna attack set to reopen

Mosque closed due to Vienna attack set to reopen

Wind of justice: Austrian man fined for farting on police has sentence reduced on appeal

Wind of justice: Austrian man fined for farting on police has sentence reduced on appeal

Families of Vienna terror attack victims sue Austrian government

Families of Vienna terror attack victims sue Austrian government

‘Absolute scandal’: Austria told to reform security agencies after Vienna attack

‘Absolute scandal’: Austria told to reform security agencies after Vienna attack

Austria’s draft anti-terror law provokes sharp criticism

Austria’s draft anti-terror law provokes sharp criticism

Vienna funeral services ‘forgot’ body for two months

Vienna funeral services ‘forgot’ body for two months

Austria drops probe into far-right activists over New Zealand massacre

Austria drops probe into far-right activists over New Zealand massacre

Vienna to erect terror attack memorial

Vienna to erect terror attack memorial

Vienna attack: Austria to introduce preventive detention for terror offenders

Vienna attack: Austria to introduce preventive detention for terror offenders

Dozens raided as Austrian police conduct nationwide Nazi swoop

Dozens raided as Austrian police conduct nationwide Nazi swoop

Anti-terror chief suspended after Austria attack failures

Anti-terror chief suspended after Austria attack failures

Half of those arrested after Vienna attack ‘had violent crime convictions’

Half of those arrested after Vienna attack ‘had violent crime convictions’

German police raid flats and offices over Vienna attack

German police raid flats and offices over Vienna attack

Austria set to close ‘radical’ mosques after Vienna terrorist attack

Austria set to close ‘radical’ mosques after Vienna terrorist attack

Austria attack: Questions mount over tracking of Vienna gunman

Austria attack: Questions mount over tracking of Vienna gunman

Fear rising amid Austria’s Jewish community after Vienna attack

Fear rising amid Austria’s Jewish community after Vienna attack

Vienna attack: Italy proposes EU adopt US-style police powers

Vienna attack: Italy proposes EU adopt US-style police powers

UPDATE: Vienna attack carried out by Isis supporter who ‘fooled’ Austrian authorities

UPDATE: Vienna attack carried out by Isis supporter who ‘fooled’ Austrian authorities

‘We are in shock’: Austrian capital reels after gunman kills four

‘We are in shock’: Austrian capital reels after gunman kills four

Two arrested in Switzerland over Vienna attack

Two arrested in Switzerland over Vienna attack

Man held after homemade bomb leaves his ex-wife with serious burns

Man held after homemade bomb leaves his ex-wife with serious burns

Austrian police stumped by spate of cowbell thefts

Austrian police stumped by spate of cowbell thefts

Calling a police officer ‘dude’ is a punishable offence in Austria

Calling a police officer ‘dude’ is a punishable offence in Austria

Police TV: Marketing ploy or a move to greater transparency?

Police TV: Marketing ploy or a move to greater transparency?

Second arrest in Vienna terrorist bomb plot

Second arrest in Vienna terrorist bomb plot

Raids follow terror arrest

Raids follow terror arrest

Islamist terror suspect nabbed prior to bomb attack

Islamist terror suspect nabbed prior to bomb attack

Rumours of Afghan knifemen at synagogue denied by police

Rumours of Afghan knifemen at synagogue denied by police

Police shoot knife-wielder threatening to kill them

Police shoot knife-wielder threatening to kill them

Drug dealer makes off with €100K of Austrian police cash

Drug dealer makes off with €100K of Austrian police cash

Knife-wielding man shot dead by police in Vienna

Knife-wielding man shot dead by police in Vienna

Mum calls firemen after child gets toilet seat stuck on head

Mum calls firemen after child gets toilet seat stuck on head

Heroic police officer dies from his injuries

Heroic police officer dies from his injuries

Injured policeman’s death denied by Police

Injured policeman’s death denied by Police

Police kill armed robber leaving two injured

Police kill armed robber leaving two injured

Angry Austrian driver bites traffic policeman

Angry Austrian driver bites traffic policeman

Austria steps up anti-migrant patrols at Italian border

Austria steps up anti-migrant patrols at Italian border

Austrian police storm wrong apartment

Austrian police storm wrong apartment

Vienna police mistakenly release TV star’s photo

Vienna police mistakenly release TV star’s photo

Mysterious painted skull found in Vienna is real

Mysterious painted skull found in Vienna is real

Police used state funds for hunting trips claims officer

Police used state funds for hunting trips claims officer

Policewoman ignored €36,000 parking fine bill

Policewoman ignored €36,000 parking fine bill

Police dog finds lost life savings in kitchen

Police dog finds lost life savings in kitchen

Police fire shots to stop drug suspect

Police fire shots to stop drug suspect

Security risk elevated in lead up to New Year

Security risk elevated in lead up to New Year

Mystery gas smell makes school pupils ill

Mystery gas smell makes school pupils ill

First arrest in connection with Danube money

First arrest in connection with Danube money

Police shoot and injure suspected burglar

Police shoot and injure suspected burglar

ORF say police paint false picture

ORF say police paint false picture

Austria to test police body cameras

Austria to test police body cameras

Video shows alleged police violence in Vienna

Video shows alleged police violence in Vienna

Prisoner died from ‘fatal cocaine overdose’

Prisoner died from ‘fatal cocaine overdose’

Police aim to recruit more ethnic minorities

Police aim to recruit more ethnic minorities

Police track down exploding poo suspect

Police track down exploding poo suspect

Vienna prisoners ‘could work in police stations’

Vienna prisoners ‘could work in police stations’

Mafia family’s villa seized in Austrian spa town

Mafia family’s villa seized in Austrian spa town

Two police officers injured in wild car chase

Two police officers injured in wild car chase

11-year-old stabs father to defend mother

11-year-old stabs father to defend mother

Psychotic ‘Shaolin monk’ injures six police officers

Psychotic ‘Shaolin monk’ injures six police officers

Policeman is ‘prime suspect’ in dog shooting

Policeman is ‘prime suspect’ in dog shooting

Police bust cigarette smuggling ring

Police bust cigarette smuggling ring

Two injured after Vienna shootings

Two injured after Vienna shootings

Armed man threatens murder in divorce fight

Armed man threatens murder in divorce fight

Three months for mum who abandoned baby

Three months for mum who abandoned baby

Chechen shot dead in Salzburg market town

Chechen shot dead in Salzburg market town

Wrong way driver crashes with police car

Wrong way driver crashes with police car

Dog owner in court after police brawl

Dog owner in court after police brawl

Police search for missing boy in Upper Austria

Police search for missing boy in Upper Austria

Three police cadets injured in shooting prank

Three police cadets injured in shooting prank

Graz man impersonates cops in his Porsche

Graz man impersonates cops in his Porsche

Beating wife ‘normal’ says Vienna man

Beating wife ‘normal’ says Vienna man

Austrian cop denied right to carry gun off-duty

Austrian cop denied right to carry gun off-duty

Drunk driver impersonates cop

Drunk driver impersonates cop

Missing teen found at German train station

Missing teen found at German train station

Drunk driver (14) caught after police chase

Drunk driver (14) caught after police chase

Pizzeria Anarchia eviction cost €870,000

Pizzeria Anarchia eviction cost €870,000

Child porn ring uncovered in Austria

Child porn ring uncovered in Austria

Austrian fined €100 for eating kebab

Austrian fined €100 for eating kebab

Armed police called to Turkish wedding brawl

Armed police called to Turkish wedding brawl

Government wants to restrict ‘fun demos’

Government wants to restrict ‘fun demos’

Fake policemen ‘investigated’ prostitutes

Fake policemen ‘investigated’ prostitutes

Suicidal man shot himself with cop’s gun

Suicidal man shot himself with cop’s gun

Policeman accused of sleeping on duty

Policeman accused of sleeping on duty

Policeman sentenced over parking row

Policeman sentenced over parking row

Mother of abandoned newborn found

Mother of abandoned newborn found

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Newborn girl found in Vienna stairwell

Requests for gun permits in Vienna rising

Requests for gun permits in Vienna rising

Austrian Special Forces storm ‘wrong door’

Austrian Special Forces storm ‘wrong door’

German leads Tyrol police on 100km chase

German leads Tyrol police on 100km chase

Traffic cops help deliver baby boy

Traffic cops help deliver baby boy

Police thought stroke victim was drunk

Police thought stroke victim was drunk

Test-drive buyer nabbed by cops at 230 km/h

Test-drive buyer nabbed by cops at 230 km/h

Police search for man who robbed post van

Police search for man who robbed post van

Police ‘lack of concern’ for child hit by neo-Nazi

Police ‘lack of concern’ for child hit by neo-Nazi

Pizzeria anarchists reject rents and ownership

Pizzeria anarchists reject rents and ownership

500 policemen involved in eviction of squatters

500 policemen involved in eviction of squatters

Over 800 police deployed for right-wing march

Over 800 police deployed for right-wing march

Police arrest 19 people from Vienna squat

Police arrest 19 people from Vienna squat

Riot police with water cannon evict squatters

Riot police with water cannon evict squatters

Allegations of police racism in Tyrol

Allegations of police racism in Tyrol

Austrian cops can nab suspects in Italy

Austrian cops can nab suspects in Italy

Police shoot and kill armed robber

Police shoot and kill armed robber

Police ‘kettled’ whilst attempting arrest

Police ‘kettled’ whilst attempting arrest

Learner driver caught going 174 km/h

Learner driver caught going 174 km/h

Man beaten by police after brothel visit

Man beaten by police after brothel visit

Police damage own water cannon with eggs

Police damage own water cannon with eggs