ARTICLES RELATING TO FARM ATTACKS

Joburg farmer stabbed repeatedly during robbery

2016-11-07 12:29

A farmer has been repeatedly stabbed during a robbery on his farm in the south of Johannesburg, paramedics say.

4 arrested for murder of family on Randfontein farm

2016-08-01 20:47

Four people have been arrested for the gruesome murders of a family in Randfontein, say police.

Hunt for 8 men after woman attacked on Vaalbank farm

2016-07-21 13:13

Police and farm watch personnel are combing the area of Vaalbank, near Bronkhorstspruit, for a gang of eight men who attacked a woman in her home.

Former SA rally champion murdered

2016-06-29 13:34

A former South African cyclist and rally driver has been murdered on his smallholding near Boschkop, police have confirmed.

Farmer, 80, brutally attacked on KZN farm

2016-06-21 19:48

An 80-year-old farmer has been seriously injured in a brutal attack in Isnembe, north of Durban, a security company says.

Cops probe SMS threat sent to Ermelo farmers

2016-05-18 11:17

Police in Mpumalanga are investigating a threatening SMS that was sent to five farmers in Ermelo, giving them an ultimatum to vacate their land or be forcefully removed.

Murdered Vryheid farmer was a respected man - friend

2016-04-21 13:27

Billy van Rooyen, one of the two murdered Vryheid farmers, was an enthusiastic man who had a lot of respect for everyone, a close friend says.

Parys farm murders case postponed

2016-04-15 15:48

The case against a police captain, Hendrick Prinsloo, and four Free State farmers who were implicated in the murder of two suspected farm attackers has been postponed in the Parys Magistrate's Court, the Hawks say.

Motive for Berg farmer’s murder a mystery

2016-03-21 13:30

Mystery surrounds the motive behind the murder of a Bergville farmer who was shot and killed on his farm.

Emotional farewell for slain 9-year-old Kayla Meyer

2016-03-17 13:23

Kayla Meyer is in heaven after she and family members were murdered on a Randfontein smallholding last week, her school principal has told her sobbing classmates at her memorial service.

 

Mpumalanga family finds peace as brutal killers get 30 years'

2016-08-19 06:14

The family of late Mpumalanga farmer Adriaan van der Berg, who was brutally killed during a robbery in 2014, has welcomed the 30 years' imprisonment imposed on the two men responsible for the crime.

Stabbers of elderly KZN couple get double life

2016-07-28 10:26

Life sentences imposed on the killers of KZN couple David Strauss and his wife, Ann, have provided cold comfort for their grieving family.

Suspects in KZN farm murder held in custody after court appearance

2016-07-11 19:07

Two men arrested in connection with the murder of a KwaZulu-Natal farmer have been remanded in custody after a brief appearance in the Greytown Magistrate's Court.

Dundee farmers attacked

2016-06-22 10:00

Two brothers have been hospitalised ­after they were shot on their farm in ­Dundee on Monday night — the second attack in the province in two days.

Special task team to probe KZN farm attacks

2016-06-20 11:40

The South African Police Service’s Provincial Task Team has been assigned to investigate all farm-related incidents, especially murders.

SAPS, AfriForum work together to tackle farm attacks

2016-05-04 21:00

The SAPS and AfriForum have collaborated in an attempt to prioritise farm attacks and murders in South Africa.

Police probe double murder on KZN farm

2016-04-20 17:15

Police are investigating a double murder on a farm in northern KwaZulu-Natal in which a farmer and his father-in-law were killed in a hail of bullets.

Elderly couple attacked on KZN farm

2016-04-11 13:22

An elderly KwaZulu-Natal couple managed to free themselves and call the police after robbers had fled their house with valuable items, ER24 paramedics say.

KZN farmer slain in shooting

2016-03-20 09:10

A KwaZulu-Natal farmer has been shot and killed in a scuffle after being attacked by two men outside his home, police say.

Six arrested for KZN farm murder

2016-03-07 18:10

Six people have been arrested for the murder of 67-year-old Ixopo farmer Anton Phillip Verwey, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

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