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Three nabbed in Fine Town shooting

59 minutes ago

Police have arrested three men who are responsible for the killing of four people at a tavern in Fine Town, police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Lungelo Dlamini says.

Son allegedly beats dad to death

2015-07-04 08:49

A PIETERMARITZBURG man was allegedly beaten to death by his son and the son’s friends after he denied them money for drugs.

Giggling murderer had been out on parole

2015-07-03 20:21

One of the men convicted of killing artist Clinton De Menezes during a New Year’s Eve party had been released on parole just seven months earlier.

PE community caught in gang flare-up

2015-07-03 20:20

In the last week at least two people have been killed and several people injured in the crossfire as turf wars between local gangs in Port Elizabeth's Northern Areas have flared up.

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WATCH: Video shows chaos during Oriental Plaza shooting

Video footage has emerged of the shoot out at the Oriental Plaza in Johannesburg in which a robber was killed. Watch as chaos ensues after shots are fired.

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Brave pooch stabbed while protecting his owner

2015-07-03 15:19

An elderly man who was grappling with a house robber was saved by his Bullmastiff Gus, who attacked the knife-wielding home invader.

Putco confirms buses attacked in Mamelodi

2015-07-03 13:55

Putco has confirmed that two of its buses have been attacked near Mamelodi but there were no fatalities reported.

Robber shot dead at Oriental Plaza

2015-07-03 12:07

A man has been shot dead and another has fled after a botched robbery attempt at a bank at the Oriental Plaza in Fordsburg, Johannesburg, police say.

Cop shot, suspect killed in Springs shoot-out

2015-07-03 10:22

A policeman from the Benoni K9 Unit has been shot and wounded and a suspect shot dead in a shoot-out in Springs on the East Rand, police say.

Taxi drivers causing chaos in Mamelodi

2015-07-03 08:33

Get the latest as taxi drivers continue to cause chaos in Mamelodi near Pretoria where Autopax buses are being prevented from running.

 

Crack team launches manhunt after killings in tavern

2015-07-04 16:54

A KZN provincial team of detectives has launched a manhunt for two men who are responsible for the killing of four people at a tavern in Fine Town.

Man in wheelchair arrested for robbing NYC bank

2015-07-04 07:37

A New York City man in a wheelchair has been arrested two days after he pocketed $1 212 in a daytime bank robbery.

Free State police claim more Operation Fiela success

2015-07-03 20:20

Free State police have arrested 481 people in the past week during Operation Fiela.

Cop killed in another pension heist

2015-07-03 18:31

An Eastern Cape police officer has been gunned down in the latest in a string of violent robberies targeting pension payout points.

Eastern Cape man held for allegedly raping his wife

2015-07-03 15:19

A 65-year-old man in the Eastern Cape has been arrested for allegedly raping his wife after she refused to have sex with him.

Winterton farmer's killers can appeal

2015-07-03 14:49

Four gang members convicted of torturing and killing a Winterton farmer have been granted leave to appeal their convictions and sentencing.

Life sentences for KZN artist's killers

2015-07-03 13:21

The convicted killers of renowned artist Clinton De Menezes have been handed life sentences plus an additional 53 years imprisonment in the High Court in Durban, for a crime spree that stretches over weeks.

Robbery in progress at Oriental Plaza in Joburg

2015-07-03 10:49

Police have been dispatched to the Oriental Plaza in Fordsburg, Johannesburg, following reports of an armed robbery at the FNB bank. This is a developing story.

Panayiotou bail appeal date set

2015-07-03 09:42

Murder-accused Christopher Panayiotou could possibly be walking free ahead of his next scheduled court appearance, after a date has finally been set for his appeal against the decision to deny him bail.

Copper thieves caught in the act

2015-07-03 07:48

Heeding the pleas of the community, the Combined Action Team (CAT) have taken down a syndicate of copper thieves after an intelligence-driven operation.

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