An Ethiopian airlines flight en route to Rome has been forced to land in Geneva after reports of a hijacking. See all the latest pictures here.

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Mighty mini Monica nails 'jacker

2013-07-11 11:01

Miniature teenager Monica Terrones is short on height but long on brains - it took her only 24 hours to nail the gunman who stole her car.

Hijackers wounded in shoot-out

2010-07-05 22:22

Two suspected hijackers have been wounded in a shoot-out with police in Johannesburg, Gauteng police say.

Man shocked after hijack

2009-10-11 09:54

A 25-year-old man has been severely traumatised after being hijacked and stuffed into the boot of his Audi in Duncanville, Gauteng.

Hijacked by 'injured man'

2009-09-13 14:17

Police say a man was hijacked on the East Rand after he stopped to help a man he thought was injured and lying across the road.

Hijack: Durban couple critical

2009-07-08 12:13

A couple is in a critical condition at Umhlanga Hospital following an attempted hijacking on the R102 in Durban.

2 arrested after hijack ordeal

2009-06-25 08:46

Two people have been arrested after a 16-hour hijacking ordeal which left a 21-year-old man dead from suffocation in the boot of a car.

Gauteng govt cars 'not insured'

2009-06-04 07:53

Luxury vehicles belonging to the Gauteng government - like the R1m Mercedes Benz bought by an MEC and then stolen a day later - are apparently not insured.

Cop dies in hijacking

2009-05-30 14:37

A police communications officer has been shot and killed in Tembisa during a hijacking.


Second hijacker shot by target

2013-08-22 08:53

A man was shot on Tuesday by the driver of a car he tried to hijack near Wemmer Pan in central Johannesburg - the second such "fight back" road incident this week.

DA police expert's son carjacked

2012-10-04 07:41

The son of Democratic Alliance police spokeswoman Dianne Kohler Barnard has been carjacked in Durban.

Three arrested for hijacking

2010-07-05 21:17

Three men have been arrested for allegedly hijacking a car in Midrand, Gauteng police say.

Cops kill hijack suspect

2009-09-24 18:08

A suspected hijacker has been shot dead in Durban's Chatsworth suburb.

6 arrested for hijacking truck

2009-07-28 21:14

Six people have been arrested after they allegedly tried to hijack a truck in Villiers in the Free State, police say.

Bakkie with cosmetics hijacked

2009-06-29 14:16

Johannesburg police are on the lookout for a Ford Ranger bakkie which was hijacked while its two occupants were delivering a load of cosmetics.

Cops ignore hijack victims

2009-06-24 11:49

A hijacked couple from Pretoria were left stranded when none of the three police stations in the area responded to their cry for help.

Actor tells of hijack horror

2009-06-03 09:17

An Egoli actor has told how he was hijacked outside his home, and how the attackers assaulted him for two hours and threatened to sexually abuse him.

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