Durban taxi boss gunned down in his driveway

34 minutes ago

One of the leaders in the KwaZulu-Nata taxi industry has been shot and killed in the driveway of his Marianhill home..

Cops arrested after suspect escapes

2015-05-29 15:28

Two police officers have been arrested for allegedly aiding a woman being held for murder to escape custody.

Joburg taxi drivers nabbed for driving on wrong side of road

2015-05-29 11:18

Johannesburg metro police officers have arrested eight taxi drivers for driving on the wrong side of the road.

‘Crimes more violent’

2015-05-29 07:59

Levels of violence accompanying the commission of crimes is escalating, a regional court magistrate has said while sentencing three men to lengthy prison terms for a “horrendous and disgusting” robbery.

Cape Town baby-snatch case back in court

2015-05-29 07:04

The case against a woman accused of snatching a newborn baby from her mother’s arms at a hospital 18 years ago is set to resume in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court.

KZN woman found guilty of raping nephew

2015-05-28 19:36

A 49-year-old Phoenix woman has been convicted and sentenced to an effective 18 years imprisonment for raping her nephew.

Nanny walks free after assaulting five-month-old child

2015-05-28 16:26

A Soweto couple feels the justice system has failed them after their nanny was handed a suspended sentence for admitting to assaulting their five-month-old infant.

‘We're glad something is being done’ - Manenberg school principal

2015-05-28 14:50

A Manenberg primary school principal says the community is glad their pleas are finally being heard, after another joint crime prevention operation was conducted in the embattled Cape Town suburb.


A Cape Town man was sentenced to life in jail on Thursday for robbing and killing Tygerberg Hospital paediatrician Louis Heyns two years ago. The Heyns family spokesperson spoke after the verdict

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Man dies, trucks, bakkies set alight in Cape Town protest

2015-05-28 12:01

Two men have been arrested and one man has died after protest action turned violent in the Phillipi East area of Cape Town.


Cops shot at while investigating killing

34 minutes ago

Two armed men have opened fire on police officers who had been called out to a crime scene in KwaMashu, outside Durban, where a 25-year-old man had been killed.

Family scrapes together R10 000 reward after gran's murder

2015-05-29 12:48

The family of a 79-year-old woman found beaten and stabbed to death in her Cape Town home a week ago is offering a reward for any information leading to the conviction of her attackers.

Case against alleged baby snatcher postponed

2015-05-29 11:14

The case against the woman accused of kidnapping a three-day-old infant from Groote Schuur Hospital 18 years ago has been postponed.

Mysterious bags stolen in KZN armed heist

2015-05-29 07:59

A Pietermaritzburg man has described how he came face to face with seven AK47-wielding gunmen during a mystery heist in which three sealed duffel bags were stolen.

Parole deadline for Clive Derby-Lewis

2015-05-29 05:32

Judge Selby Bagwa is set to rule in the High Court in Pretoria on whether Clive Derby-Lewis will be allowed to go home on medical parole.

Prisoners come face to face with their victims

2015-05-28 19:18

Five offenders at the Westville Correctional Centre got an opportunity to apologise to their victims for the crimes they committed against them.

Two bodies found near mine

2015-05-28 16:03

Security guards at the Aquarius Platinum Mine in Kroondal, assisted by the Rustenburg police, have found two bodies with their hands and legs tied in a field outside the mine premises.

Cape doctor's wife has forgiven his killer

2015-05-28 14:50

The widow of Tygerberg Hospital paediatrician Dr Louis Heyns says she has long ago forgiven his killer and prays that his soul may be saved.

Cape Town doctor's killer gets life in jail

2015-05-28 12:40

A Cape Town man has been sentenced to life in jail for robbing and killing Tygerberg Hospital paediatrician Louis Heyns two years ago.

Cape Town man held after wife’s bloodied body found in kitchen

2015-05-28 11:37

A 48-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of his wife after her bloodied body was found in the kitchen of their Cape Town home.

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