Krejcir cohort: Bombings were planned at Sars

2016-05-04 13:46

A key witness in the case against Radovan Krejcir claimed to have been part of a laundry list of crimes – including planned bombings at the SA Revenue Service.

Krejcir & co back in court for Sam Issa murder trial

2016-05-03 05:25

Convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir and four others are expected to appear in the Johannesburg High Court for the murder trial of Lebanese national Sam Issa.

Krejcir's co-accused relieved Judge Lamont won't preside over Issa case

2016-04-20 17:52

One of Radovan Krejcir's co-accused has showed visible relief after hearing that Judge Colin Lamont will not preside over their trial for the murder of Lebanese businessman Sam Issa.

Krejcir, co-accused conclude appeal submissions

2016-04-19 12:21

Convicted criminal Radovan Krejcir and his co-accused will learn on Wednesday whether they persuaded High Court Judge Colin Lamont to grant them leave to appeal their conviction and sentences.

Court erred in finding Krejcir guilty of drug dealing - lawyer

2016-04-18 15:48

The High Court in Johannesburg erred in finding Czech national Radovan Krejcir guilty of attempted drug dealing, his lawyer has argued.

Case against Krejcir escape bid accomplices postponed

2016-04-04 18:00

The case against a correctional services official and a gangster, who allegedly tried to help convicted Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir escape from prison, has been postponed to April 11.

Sentences imposed must be a deterrent – Krejcir judge

2016-02-23 21:00

Judge Colin Lamont said the sentence he imposed on Radovan Krejcir and five other men had to be a deterrent, and had particularly harsh words for the Hawks officers, who he said had betrayed the trust society had in them.

WATCH LIVE: Radovan Krejcir sentencing - day 2

2016-02-23 10:19

Watch the latest as the sentencing of Czech fugitive and convicted drug dealer, Radovan Krejcir,continues, a day after a bomb scare disrupted proceedings.

No bomb found at Krejcir court - official

2016-02-22 16:56

A court official in the Johannesburg High Court has confirmed that sniffer dogs hadn't found a bomb in the building after the court received a call from someone who claimed there was an explosive device inside.

We're one step ahead of Krejcir - Hawks

2016-02-18 11:12

The police crime intelligence unit has all its ducks in a row when it comes to Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir, after reports of an alleged plot to kill the judge who convicted him.


Krejcir trial postponed due to new evidence

2016-05-03 16:42

Convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir and four others will have to wait for trial proceedings to start in the murder of Lebanese national Sam Issa after new evidence emerged.

Krejcir heading to SCA in bid to overturn conviction

2016-04-20 19:13

Radovan Krejcir's newly appointed legal team is heading to the Supreme Court of Appeal after Judge Colin Lamont dismissed his leave to appeal his conviction and sentencing.

Krejcir and co-accused lose appeal bid

2016-04-20 10:57

Convicted criminal Radovan Krejcir's application for leave to appeal his conviction and sentence has been dismissed in the High Court in Johannesburg.

Nothing new in Krejcir and co-accused's appeal - prosecution

2016-04-18 21:11

The State submitted that there was nothing new in the submissions made by the lawyers of Radovan Krejcir and his five co-accused as they sought leave to appeal their convictions and sentences.

Krejcir escape bid accomplices to appear in court

2016-04-11 06:01

Correctional Services official Solly Metlae and gangster Sandile Mdumbe, who are accused of trying to aid Radovan Krejcir escape from custody, are expected to appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court.

Krejcir appeal postponed to April

2016-02-24 10:05

Get the latest as Radovan Krejcir and his co-accused appeal their convictions and sentences.

Krejcir sentenced to 35 years in prison

2016-02-23 16:12

Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir has been sentenced to 35 in the High Court in Johannesburg.

Krejcir expected back in court after bomb threat disruption

2016-02-23 05:34

The sentencing of Czech fugitive and convicted drug dealer, Radovan Krejcir, is due to continue after a bomb scare disrupted proceedings on Monday.

High Court evacuated after bomb threat

2016-02-22 16:24

The High Court in Johannesburg has been evacuated after a bomb threat during sentencing proceedings for convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir.

Krejcir puts prison transfer bid on hold

2016-01-27 17:24

Czech fugitive and convicted criminal Radovan Krejcir's court application to be transferred back to Gauteng has been put on hold while 'high level negotiations' take place, his lawyer says.

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