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Drop Inn robbed twice just days apart

2016-02-03 16:26

Police are looking for six suspects who were involved in an armed robbery today at about 09:30 at the Drop Inn liquor store in Imam Haron Road, Lansdowne.

Locals help in bike hunt

2016-02-02 10:38

Barbara Kohl (75) from Kenilworth is all smiles because of the effort that her fellow community members put in to find her bicycle, which was stolen from outside the library in Claremont.

Kids on list for school

2016-02-02 06:00

The residents of Bokmakierie and Hazendal have banded together to ensure their children attend school every day.

Local pitchers in World Classic

2016-02-02 06:00

Two pitchers of Athlone A’s, Carl Michaels and Lloyd Stevens, are packing their bags to join the rest of the South African baseball team at the World Baseball Classic qualifiers in Sydney from 11 to...

Bike patrols active

2016-02-02 06:00

A base station for Kenwyn Neighbourhood Watch has been established in the Lansdowne area.

Long wait as cars speed

2016-02-02 06:00

Residents of Acre Road in Factreton feel they have waited too long to get traffic-calming measures in their street. They are losing hope.

Locals jump in at road

2016-02-02 06:00

After numerous requests to their local ward councillor to implement extra safety measures on Military Road, Sheraton Park residents have taken it upon themselves to ensure their safety on the road.

CPF project aims attitude change

2016-02-02 06:00

Mitchell’s Plain was declared the murder capital of the Western Cape based on the most recently distributed crime statistics.

No arrests in Olivia Court murder

2016-02-02 06:00

A 31-year-old man from Heideveld was shot dead late on Sunday night.

Carjacker killed in mall parking

2016-02-02 06:00

It is unclear whether charges will be brought against a man who shot and killed a would-be carjacker at Promenade Mall last week.

Man (51) arrested with drugs in Sentinel St

2016-02-02 06:00

A 51-year-old man has been arrested in connection with drugs in Tafelsig.

3 of 5 escapees found

2016-02-02 06:00

Three of the five men who escaped police custody last week have been arrested. Police have confirmed that three men, aged between 21 and 33 years, have been found.

Jaws-of-life to rescue girl from play park

2016-02-02 06:00

A girl, believed to be eight years old, injured her leg when it got caught beneath a merry-go-round in Keurboom Park near Kenilworth on Thursday.


Plan for park childminders

2016-02-02 10:43

To ensure the safety of children who make use of a local park in Southfield a father of three has developed a concept to get the community involved.

A family's broken heart

2016-02-02 10:32

Two suspects arrested in the murder of 10-year-old Jayden Joseph Smith of Parkwood are set to appear in court again today.

Crime rate is down

2016-02-02 06:00

The efforts of the Table Mountain safety forum have resulted in a safer festive season for visitors.

Watch the road for perps

2016-02-02 06:00

Several intersections along AZ Berman Drive have been identified as crime hotspots.

High School celebrates 60th

2016-02-02 06:00

Belgravia High School celebrated its 60th anniversary during a special ceremony held at the school on Tuesday last week.

Wall to stop erosion

2016-02-02 06:00

A proposal to increase the lifetime of the railway between Fish Hoek and Simon’s Town has been unveiled to the public.

Solutions for area being set out in plan

2016-02-02 06:00

The first draft of a development framework for Masiphumelele is expected to be completed by mid-month.

Savage panga attack on street

2016-02-02 06:00

Police are investigating a case of attempted murder after a 19-year-old man was attacked with a panga while walking home in Claremont.

Rhino horn found

2016-02-02 06:00

A Lotus River man (41) man faces a charge of illegal possession of a rhino horn after a rhino horn was found in his 2nd Avenue home last week.

Beware demands for compost ‘service’

2016-02-02 06:00

Retreat residents have reportedly been threatened to pay R480 for a service they did not ask for.

Man of many instruments

2016-02-02 06:00

With his newest album, Observatory’s Mr Kito takes listeners down The Darkest Alleys in an exploration of the human condition in an effort to promote conscious awareness.

Kids not in school give grey hairs

2016-02-02 06:00

Some parents in Factreton and Kensington are so frustrated that they can’t get their children in school that they are now seeking outside help.


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