Suspected hijacker killed in showdown with cops

2015-11-24 11:25

A suspected hijacker has been killed and another has been arrested following a dramatic morning showdown with police officers in Durban.

'I was ready to die' - hijack victim

2015-11-05 07:16

A man who narrowly escaped death after he was hijacked and driven to an open field to be executed, says he had prepared himself for dying.

You are a miracle sir, doctor tells man as bullet misses his heart

2015-10-06 11:44

A Pretoria man who was shot in an apparent attempted hijacking, with the bullet missing his aorta by a millimetre, says doctors are baffled at how he managed to survive.

Top Tshwane official hijacked, held hostage with family

2015-09-25 11:36

A Tshwane Metro Police Department official and his family have been hijacked and taken hostage in Pretoria, according to social media.

Hijackers hit mom in face as she pulls baby out of car

2015-09-02 11:54

A Johannesburg woman and her 4-month-old baby have been injured during an apparent hijacking, paramedics say.

Hijack victim describes horror ordeal

2015-06-25 10:07

A Hilton woman has described her terrifying ordeal after she was hijacked, bound, gagged and stabbed outside the gate of her home.

WATCH: Elderly woman, 86, thrown from car during hijacking

Footage of a hijacking in which an elderly woman is thrown from her vehicle in Somerset West, Cape Town, has been uploaded online. Watch the brazen crime unfold here.

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Hijackers gun down mother in front of children

2015-04-21 07:22

A woman has been shot and killed in front of her two children during a hijacking outside her daughter's school, Gauteng police say.

Tourism minister escapes dramatic hijacking

2015-02-26 11:23

Gauteng police are on the trail of three hijackers who fired shots during an attempt to hijack Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom outside his Johannesburg home.

Pretoria hijackers still at large

2015-01-22 20:50

Gauteng police seized police equipment and firearms from a car allegedly used by hijackers in Moreleta Park, Pretoria.


Cops shot while pursuing hijackers in Benoni

2015-11-13 11:00

Two police officers have been shot and wounded by alleged hijackers in Benoni on the East Rand, Gauteng police say.

Tracking device saves hijack victims from execution

2015-11-04 14:50

A hijacker has been shot and killed during a shoot-out with police just before he and his accomplice were about to execute their victims, Gauteng police say.

Durban man shot in pre-dawn driveway hijacking

2015-10-05 13:00

A Durban man has been shot during a hijacking in his driveway as he was returning from mosque.

Foreigner killed during hijacking in Krugersdorp

2015-09-22 14:48

A man has been shot and killed in a fight during a hijacking in Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg.

Cops and army to face-off over border shooting

2015-07-22 11:46

The police and army are set to face off over a violent altercation at the Mozambican border which saw troops opening fire on cops and vehicle tracking officers while they chased stolen cars.

Hijackers target road to Bloemfontein

2015-06-19 08:55

Free State police have warned motorists to be vigilant, after two hijacking attempts involving rocks in the road were reported in the last week.

Mom killed by hijackers in front of son was pregnant

2015-04-22 11:16

A woman who was shot dead by hijackers in front of her 7-year-old son was three months pregnant with her third child, her mother-in-law says.

'Oprah's advice saved me in hijacking'

2015-03-12 07:42

A Port Elizabeth candidate attorney has told how she struggled to free herself from the grip of a hijacker after remembering advice she had heard on The Oprah Winfrey Show many years before.

Hijacker shot dead, 2 others arrested in Durban

2015-02-12 11:32

A suspected armed robber has been shot dead and two others arrested following a hijacking in Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Dramatic Pretoria hijack attempt caught on camera

2015-01-22 13:15

Dramatic cellphone footage has emerged of a hijacking attempt outside a Pretoria nursery school, in which shots were fired as parents were dropping off their children.

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