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Ex-cop in underpants pins down intruder

Police officers responding to a break-in call in southern Norway were much amused to find their bulky former colleague Per Bratteberg sitting astride a woman's back wearing only his underpants and a sheepish smile.

Window fall victim was ‘thrown or pushed’

Window fall victim was ‘thrown or pushed’

Three men have been charged in connection with the death of a 21-year-old man who fell from the window of a third-floor apartment in Hamar, eastern Norway, in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Truck driver shot on his way to work

Truck driver shot on his way to work

A man in his forties with suspected ties to criminal motorcycle gangs was shot outside his home on Friday morning in Kurland, south-eastern Norway. The extent of his injuries is not yet known.