Police investigating murder after woman found shot

5 minutes ago

Police are investigating a case of murder after the body of a 30-year-old woman was discovered with a fatal bullet wound on the N2 north just after Spagetti Junction.

'Going nowhere slowly', community rants after child murder case postponed

2017-06-23 12:35

Frustration ran high in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court when the case against child murder accused Andrew Plaatjies was postponed again for further investigation.

Family celebrates murdered woman's birthday in court protest

2017-06-23 07:21

Popi Qwabe, one of two women who was shot dead in Soweto after being kidnapped and robbed, would have celebrated her 25th birthday on the day of the bail hearing of the two men charged with her murder.

Report of suspects found with women's body parts is fake news - police

2017-06-22 18:48

Springs police rubbished claims that two men were arrested for being in possession of body parts in Mkhancwa informal settlements.

Rapist stepfather gets life in prison

2017-06-22 16:48

A 38-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for raping his 12-year-old step-daughter.

Limpopo lawyer sought for questioning in shooting of farm workers

2017-06-22 15:14

Police in Limpopo have called on a prominent lawyer to come forward to assist in connection with an investigation of attempted murder.

Hooded shooter kills Cape Town councillor at close range and walks away

2017-06-22 12:03

DA ward councillor Xolile Gwangxu has been shot dead in Philippi East after wrapping up a meeting, a Cape Town official has announced.

Mbalula calls for truce between Uber and metered taxis

2017-06-22 10:37

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says metered taxi and Uber owners must find a way of working together to end the bloodshed and economic sabotage.

Police make massive R500m cocaine bust in Overberg town

2017-06-22 08:03

Police have discovered R500m worth of cocaine on a farm in Villiersdorp, apparently destined for overseas markets, and have arrested three suspects.

Private buildings can be blurred from CCTV surveillance - City of Cape Town

2017-06-21 22:31

While the City of Cape Town plans to expand its CCTV camera footprint to 600 cameras by the end of the year, it has emphasised that it respects the privacy of residents.


Court allows media to cover bail application of Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer

32 minutes ago

The initial court order restricting the media from reporting and publishing the bail application of Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer 27-year-old Sandile Mantsoe has been rescinded.

Lawyer expected in dock for farm shooting

2017-06-23 10:06

A prominent lawyer allegedly implicated in a farm shooting is set to appear in the Thabamoopo Magistrate's Court.

14-year-old boy shot dead in Cape Town

2017-06-22 20:06

A 14-year-old boy has been shot dead in Kensington, Cape Town, Western Cape police say.

Dad shot dead after dropping child at Cape Town crèche

2017-06-22 17:08

Four teenagers have been arrested after a man was shot dead as he returned home from dropping his child at an Atlantis crèche, Western Cape police say.

Kidnapped baby matter postponed again

2017-06-22 15:32

Sibongile Mbambo and Phumlani Mbokazi, who are accused of staging the kidnapping of Mbambo's baby daughter, had their matter postponed yet again in the Durban Magistrate’s Court.

Justice department worker arrested for million-rand municipal fraud

2017-06-22 14:36

A former senior cashier accused of defrauding the Bizana Local Municipality of millions is expected to appear in the Bizana Magistrate Court.

3 Samwu members arrested during Mangaung city hall clash

2017-06-22 11:07

Three SA Municipal Workers' Union members have been arrested during a clash with police which saw the Mangaung city hall building set alight, Free State police say.

How can we cope better within a fractured society?

2017-06-22 10:02

South Africa is not a cohesive society – many of its citizens, scarred by crime and violence, are mistrustful of their compatriots. What can be done to address this issue?

GTA: Police race to close stolen supercar pipeline

2017-06-22 07:45

Dozens of supercars including Lamborghinis, Porsches and BMWs have been stolen from the streets of Britain and shipped to Thailand in a complex scam.

Police failure to help in domestic violence cases is misconduct- Lawyers for Human Rights

2017-06-21 22:10

Police failure to assist complainants in the domestic violence act has been viewed as misconduct, and a disciplinable offence, the Lawyers for Human Rights has said.

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