Case withdrawn against Krejcir's wife, son

2014-04-10 18:13

The case against Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir's wife Katerina Krejcirova and his son Dennis has been withdrawn in the Pretoria Specialised Commercial Crime Court.

Dewani is still ill - NPA

2014-04-09 05:30

Murder-accused Shrien Dewani is still mentally ill and needs treatment, the NPA has said after his court appearance in Cape Town.

Judgment reserved in Mdluli case

2014-04-01 17:15

The Supreme Court of Appeal has reserved judgment in the appeal of suspended police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli and the National Prosecuting Authority.

NPA abandons Cato Manor appeal

2014-03-27 21:55

The NPA has abandoned an attempt to overturn a High Court decision that set aside all charges against suspended KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen.

Dewani to be kept in medical facility

2014-03-24 09:06

British murder-accused Shrien Dewani will be kept at a medical facility when he arrives in South Africa to face charges for plotting his wife’s death.

Company pollutes Kruger rivers

2014-03-14 13:28

A river in the Kruger National Park has been polluted after a Bosveld Phosphates's plant spilled contaminated water into various rivers that directly run into the park.

Cape Town gangster gets life for double murder

2014-03-11 05:30

A Cape Town man has been handed in effect two life terms for shooting dead a traffic officer and a rival gang member.

Mdluli SCA appeal date set

2014-02-28 16:59

The Supreme Court of Appeal will hear an urgent appeal by suspended police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli and the NPA in April.

All eyes on Oscar trial

2014-02-27 16:10

The world will be watching as Oscar Pistorius - once South Africa's golden boy - goes on trial for the murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar prosecutor has the golden touch

2014-02-24 21:25

He is an artist in presenting evidence, say those who know Gerrie Nel, the man set to prosecute Paralympian and murder-accused Oscar Pistorius.

Authorities clueless about Breytenbach arrest

2014-02-21 12:42

A news report that former NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach is facing arrest could not be confirmed by the Hawks, police or NPA.

Documents reveal State's case against Pistorius

2014-02-21 08:10

Documents obtained by the media have revealed the 13 facts which the State apparently believes will prove that Oscar Pistorius murdered Reeva Steenkamp.

NPA: Opposing Pistorius trial broadcast senseless

2014-02-19 21:05

Spending money on opposing a court application for live broadcasts of Oscar Pistorius's murder trial will be futile, the NPA has said.

Pistorius trial broadcast bid - as it happened

2014-02-19 10:17

Get all the highlights as media houses go to the North Gauteng High Court to apply to broadcast the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.

NPA: Conditions on Pistorius trial broadcast

2014-02-19 07:21

The National Prosecuting Authority says it has a number of conditions should media houses broadcast Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.

NPA: Mpisane frozen assets will be returned

2014-02-18 09:43

Durban businesswoman Shauwn Mpisane and her husband Sibusiso will have their assets which were seized in 2012 returned to them, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

No formal Noko complaint - NPA

2014-02-10 19:22

The National Prosecuting Authority has brushed off allegations that top KwaZulu-Natal prosecutor Moipone Noko dumped files in a multi-million rand tax fraud trial.

Glynnis Breytenbach, NPA part on good terms

2014-02-06 16:23

Former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach, who resigned to join the DA, and the NPA have parted on good terms - but questions remain about a corruption probe against her.

Block case delayed in Kimberley court

2014-02-03 13:04

A fraud trial involving three prominent Northern Cape ANC members and the Trifecta Group has been delayed in the Northern Cape High Court.

Over 100 Mpisane charges withdrawn

2014-01-31 10:32

More than 100 charges against businesswoman Shauwn Mpisane relating to alleged fraudulent invoices have been withdrawn, a prosecutor says.

Breytenbach to quit NPA, stand for DA

2014-01-26 07:09

Glynnis Breytenbach is leaving her job at the National Prosecuting Authority to stand for the DA in the general election, according to a report.

Breytenbach files appeal

2014-01-22 16:39

Lawyers for embattled NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach have filed a record on appeal in the Labour Appeal Court over her internal transfer.

Delays over Nkandla report raises concern

2014-01-18 19:58

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the continuous delay of releasing the report on security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's private Nkandla homestead is concerning.

Brakpan outraged by girl's rape, murder

2014-01-07 17:29

Brakpan residents have expressed outrage over the rape and murder of a 4-year-old girl during the court appearance of the alleged perpetrator.

Griekwastad trial postponed to 2014

2013-12-12 21:42

The murder trial of a 17-year-old youth accused of killing the Steenkamp family of Griekwastad has been postponed.


Dewani's every move will be closely watched

2014-04-10 08:37

Shrien Dewani’s every move will be closely monitored over the next 30 days as experts work to determine his mental condition, it has been reported.

ANC not worried about judge, Breytenbach link

2014-04-04 21:01

The ANC says it is not worried about the connection between DA candidate Glynnis Breytenbach and acting high court Judge Mike Hellens, who has ruled against the party.

Not all procedures followed in Mdluli case - NPA

2014-04-01 13:11

Not all internal procedures to convince the NDPP to reinstate charges against suspended police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli have been followed, the Supreme Court of Appeal has heard.

NPA clarifies Malema charges

2014-03-27 14:14

The NPA has clarified the charges against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema and the "discharge" of charges against his alleged business associates.

NPA to appeal ruling on KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss

2014-03-23 21:36

The NPA is set to appeal a recent decision by the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban to set aside all charges against suspended KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen.

Man jailed for murdering fiancée

2014-03-13 19:01

A Free State man has been jailed for 10 years for killing his fiancée.

12 dead in rebel attacks in Philippines

2014-03-10 12:40

Communist rebels have launched a series of attacks in southern Davao del Sur province's Matanao township, killing 10 government troops and wounding nine, officials say.

KZN prosecutor convicted for raping teen

2014-02-27 19:29

A Newcastle Magistrate's Court prosecutor has been convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl.

Jiba's charges unconstitutional, judge rules

2014-02-26 20:37

A KwaZulu-Natal High Court judge has set aside the racketeering charge against former Hawks head, saying the acting NDPP's charge was arbitrary and unconstitutional.

No comment, says NPA over Oscar, porn claims

2014-02-24 05:30

The NPA says it can't comment on a report that murder-accused Paralympian Oscar Pistorius surfed porn websites in the hours before he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

NPA denies leaking Pistorius documents

2014-02-21 09:02

The National Prosecuting Authority has denied leaking documents relating to Oscar Pistorius's murder trial, after media reports detailed the State's case against Pistorius.

Official: N Cape acted fairly on 'inflated' leases

2014-02-19 22:30

A senior government official has confirmed that her supply chain unit in the Northern Cape social development department acted openly and fairly with leases.

'Silent shots' of Oscar trial mooted

2014-02-19 14:46

A ban on still photographs during Oscar Pistorius's murder trial would infringe on the right to freedom of expression, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Pistorius defence to oppose trial broadcast

2014-02-19 10:16

Oscar Pistorius’s attorney Kenny Oldwadge says that the defence would oppose an application by media houses to broadcast his client’s murder trial.

NPA wants Pistorius trial live on TV

2014-02-18 12:41

The NPA says it supports moves to have court proceedings in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial broadcast live, as it will show the world that SA's justice system works.

Krejcir-linked cop given bail

2014-02-12 14:39

A police officer linked to the kidnapping and attempted murder case against Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir has been granted bail, the NPA says.

Another twist in Mpisane legal saga

2014-02-10 11:15

In yet another twist in the now failed trial against Durban businesswoman Shauwn Mpisane, KZN's head prosecutor could face criminal charges if CCTV footage showing her dumping highly sensitive files is verified.

State appeal puts molester behind bars

2014-02-05 21:57

Convicted child molester Carl Lotter was jailed for four years after the State won an appeal against his suspended sentence, an official has said.

Breytenbach faces charges

2014-02-02 09:32

The National Prosecuting Authority could charge controversial senior prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach with fraud and corruption, according to a report.

Cape rape accused wants solitary confinement

2014-01-28 14:08

A Cape Town man accused of raping a 9-year-old girl and setting her alight has abandoned his bail application, but has applied to be kept in solitary confinement in the Bellville Magistrate's Court.

KZN drug smugglers appear for cocaine

2014-01-25 05:00

A man and a woman has appeared in the Verulam Magistrate's Court for over 0.94kg of cocaine found at the King Shaka International Airport in Durban.

Henning's R9.7m surety from joint deeds with wife

2014-01-20 15:40

The National Prosecution Authority says the money for murder accused Nico Henning’s surety towards his R10m bail came from the title deeds shared with his murdered wife.

NPA to look at Mpisane case

2014-01-16 22:00

The NPA says it will examine the State's decision to withdraw corruption and fraud charges against Durban businesswoman Shauwn Mpisane.

NPA searches for 'fake' interpreter's court records

2013-12-13 22:16

No court records of a murder case involving the "fake" interpreter at former president Nelson Mandela's memorial are currently available, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

Blue light charges dropped

2013-12-12 21:42

Attempted murder charges against two mayoral bodyguards who allegedly shot at a motorist on the N3 two months ago, have been dropped.

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