Cop, her mother convicted for stepfather's murder

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A Klerksdorp police captain and her mother have been sentenced for the murder of the officer's 60-year old stepfather.

Another UCT student raped

2016-02-05 19:41

UCT has warned students to beware of a “well-spoken man who engages in conversation with those he attacks” after another student was raped near the Rhodes Memorial.

10 boys allegedly forced to sodomise one another

2016-02-05 19:12

A rural village in northern KwaZulu-Natal has been gripped by a sex scandal in which teenage boys allegedly forced 10 younger boys to sodomise one another.

Two in court for R8m tax fraud

2016-02-05 12:06

Two men are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court for allegedly defrauding the SA Revenue Service of almost R8m.

‘I felt heat of bullet’

2016-02-05 11:11

A former policeman gave a chilling description in court yesterday of a gun battle that left him critically injured and killed his colleague in 2012.

Second suspect arrested for PE shooting which left 4 dead

2016-02-04 19:47

A second suspect believed to be involved in the random killing of four people in the northern areas of Port Elizabeth has been arrested by a multi-disciplinary task team, the Hawks say.

Advocacy group demands justice for murdered Cape Town sex worker

2016-02-04 18:40

It is “unacceptable” that the wheels of justice are turning “painfully slow” for murdered sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo, the Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce has said.

Delay in Durban child porn case

2016-02-04 15:52

A man accused of soliciting sexually explicit images from a 13-year-old girl in the US has appeared briefly in the Durban Magistrate's Court, where the matter was postponed.

Guard shot dead, man wounded in Durban hijacking

2016-02-04 10:29

A security guard has been killed and another man shot and wounded during a hijacking in Mount Edgecombe in Durban.

ANC councillor linked to Inchanga murders, YCL members claim

2016-02-04 07:35

The youth wing of the South African Communist Party in Inchanga, KwaZulu-Natal, say they will sleep in fear after allegedly being threatened by ANC members.


Man shot, wounded outside KZN hospital

2016-02-05 21:08

A man has been shot and wounded outside a hospital in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban.

Accused delays final submissions in ANC murder case

2016-02-05 19:33

A man accused of killing two ANC members has told the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban he no longer wanted his Legal Aid attorney and would represent himself.

Preacher fined R9K for beating up girlfriend who grabbed his genitals

2016-02-05 13:30

A popular bus preacher in Limpopo who beat up his girlfriend so she could let go of his genitals has been sentenced to a R9 000 fine for the assault.

Finalise case so I can enjoy my pension - Lamoer

2016-02-05 11:45

Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer wants his corruption case finalised so he can enjoy his retirement.

Former Hawks head appears in court on fraud charges

2016-02-04 21:56

The former head of the Hawks in Gauteng, Shadrack Sibiya, appeared briefly in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Thursday on charges of fraud.

8 years for man who tried to rape cousin after luring her with chips

2016-02-04 19:47

A 31-year-old man who lured his 9-year-old cousin into his room with chips - and then attempted to rape her - has been sentenced to eight years in prison, police say.

Hit 'mastermind' gets bail

2016-02-04 17:47

A businessman, who was allegedly fooled into thinking he was ordering a hit on his business partner for a R34m insurance pay-out, has been granted R20 000 bail.

Mourning widow forced to listen as gang rapes teen daughter

2016-02-04 10:57

A Mpumalanga man, who was found guilty of participating in two armed robberies that left a 16-year-old girl and a 31-year-old woman suffering from gang rape trauma, has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

SA car-jamming: Users share their shocking experiences

2016-02-04 10:01

'You won't believe how long remote-jammers have been operating' says an SAPS member, one of many Wheels24 users affected by car-jamming in SA. Read their shocking experiences.

Suspend two SAA employees for fraud – Satawu

2016-02-03 22:59

The South African Transport and Allied Workers’ Union wants acting CEO of SAA, Musa Zwane, to suspend two of the airline's employees for alleged fraud.

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