Jaco Steyn sentence 'sends a message'

2012-09-19 19:00

The Commission for Gender Equality (GCE) has welcomed the sentencing of "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' gets five life sentences

2012-09-19 15:27

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been sentenced to five life terms in prison.

Judgment in 'Sunday Rapist' trial begins

2012-09-18 12:17

Judge Sita Kolbe started handing down her judgment to alleged "Sunday Rapist" Johannes Jacobus Steyn.

Victim gives graphic account of attack

2012-08-21 22:18

The ninth alleged "Sunday Rapist" victim has given a graphic account of her attack.

Final Sunday Rapist victim testifies

2012-08-21 14:43

The ninth alleged "Sunday rapist" victim has given a graphic account in court of how she was kidnapped, blindfolded and sexually assaulted.

'Sunday Rapist almost took me'

2012-08-20 14:24

The eighth alleged victim of the "Sunday rapist" has spoken in court of how she was almost kidnapped by an armed man in a bakkie while walking with her brother and grandmother.

'Sunday Rapist' phones tell a story

2012-08-03 14:24

Cellphones belonging to the so-called 'Sunday rapist' were in use in the areas where teenager Lazanne Farmer was kidnapped and murdered, a Johannesburg court has heard.

'Sunday Rapist' phones used near victims

2012-08-02 14:45

Cellphones of the "Sunday Rapist" were used in areas where his alleged victims were abducted, an expert has testified.

'Sunday Rapist' victim tells of nightmares

2012-07-31 20:31

A 15-year-old alleged victim of the so-called "Sunday Rapist" has spoken of her nightmares.

Woman tells of 'Sunday Rapist' assault

2012-07-31 12:35

A 20-year-old woman has told of how she was almost kidnapped by the alleged 'Sunday rapist' who simply said "you are coming with me".

'Sunday Rapist' admitted crime - ex-wife

2012-07-30 20:38

Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", had admitted to a kidnapping, his ex-wife has testified.

'Sunday Rapist' victim kidnapped, blindfolded

2012-07-30 14:21

A 16-year-old alleged victim of the so-called "Sunday rapist" has recounted how she was kidnapped, blindfolded, and sexually assaulted.

You will suffer, 'Sunday Rapist' warned

2012-07-27 13:24

A 13-year-old alleged victim of Johannes Jacobus Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", has told a Johannesburg court how he attacked her in his car.

Sunday Rapist sorry about cheating

2012-07-26 20:48

Jaco Steyn, dubbed the Sunday Rapist, says the forgiveness he asked for in a statement was for cheating on his wife.

'Sunday Rapist': Cops told me to plead guilty

2012-07-26 15:49

Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday rapist", has told the High Court that he was told by police to plead guilty.

'Sunday Rapist' being victimised - lawyer

2012-07-23 22:36

A judge has allowed Johannes Jacobus Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", to be moved to a single cell after his lawyer claimed he was being victimised.


Judge: 'Sunday Rapist' can't be rehabilitated

2012-09-19 17:25

Judge Sita Kolbe has said with all the evidence given, she did not believe 'Sunday Rapist' Jaco Steyn could be rehabilitated, as she sentenced him to five life terms and an additional 170 years in prison.

'Sunday Rapist' found guilty on 33 charges

2012-09-18 22:39

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been found guilty on 33 charges, including murder, in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in Alberton.

'Sunday Rapist' will not call witnesses

2012-08-29 15:31

The alleged "Sunday Rapist" will not call any alibi witnesses because they are "scared of the media", he says.

'Sunday Rapist' evidence inadmissable

2012-08-21 16:08

Counselling sessions between Johannes Jacobus Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", and his employer have been ruled inadmissible evidence.

Cop: 'Sunday Rapist' had clear pattern

2012-08-20 20:33

There was a clear pattern in the attacks of the so-called "Sunday Rapist:", a policeman has testified.

'Sunday Rapist' trial postponed

2012-08-03 16:02

The trial of Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", has been postponed in the High Court, sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court in Alberton.

Phones tracked 'Sunday Rapist' movements

2012-08-02 19:05

A forensic cellphone expert has corroborated evidence that cellphones belonging to the so-called "Sunday Rapist" were used in areas where his alleged victims were abducted.

'Sunday Rapist' straight-faced in court

2012-07-31 22:19

Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday rapist" has sat straight-faced as four of his alleged victims recalled details of their attacks.

'Sunday Rapist' put balaclava on victim

2012-07-31 14:13

An 18-year-old victim of the so-called 'Sunday Rapist' tearfully described her rape in court, saying that he told her to "keep quiet or get hurt".

I'm a monster, 'Sunday Rapist' told ex

2012-07-30 22:36

After phoning his ex-wife to tell her he had kidnapped another girl, Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", said he was sorry and that he is a monster, a court has heard.

'Sunday Rapist' victim jumped to her death

2012-07-30 15:36

A young woman has recounted how her friend jumped to her death from a moving vehicle in a bid to escape the so-called "Sunday Rapist".

You are hurting me - 'Sunday Rapist' survivor

2012-07-27 14:40

A young girl who was 11-years-old at the time she was allegedly attacked by the so-called "Sunday Rapist" says when she told him he was hurting her, he simply said "no, it's fun".

Louise de Waal's sister takes stand

2012-07-27 12:30

The sister of murdered teenager Louise de Waal has taken the stand in the High Court to testify at the trial of alleged "Sunday Rapist" Johannes Jacobus Steyn.

Sunday Rapist wanted 'a good time'

2012-07-26 16:51

Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", says he wanted to hire a prostitute the morning of Roodepoort teenager Louise de Waal's murder.

'Sunday Rapist' feared torture - lawyer

2012-07-25 18:36

Jaco Steyn, dubbed as the "Sunday Rapist", was forced into making an incriminating statement, as feared he would be tortured if he did not co-operate, his lawyer claims.

Tears at 'Sunday Rapist' trial

2012-07-23 17:45

A friend of murdered teenager Louise de Waal has tearfully testified how the death had changed her life.

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