Son kills and buries his mother in shack

2017-10-04 09:57

Drug addict’s mother was found buried in a shallow grave in his shack

Nelson Mandela Bay and Cape Town named SA's most violent cities

The State of Urban Safety released its second report focused on the state of crime and violence in South Africa’s nine urban settings.

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‘My son chopped off his father’s head and private parts’

2017-08-17 12:39

A mother is still shocked by the gruesome murder that happened in her house

WATCH: Panayiotou recorded saying 'it' was meant to look like a robbery

The High Court in Port Elizabeth was silent when the secret video, in which Christopher Panayiotou allegedly implicates himself in his wife Jayde's murder, was shown on Wednesday.

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WATCH: Dramatic chase for suspects in Hannah Cornelius murder, hijacking

A third person was arrested on Sunday for hijacking a car involved in the murder of Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius and an attack on her friend.

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WATCH: Zuma visits family of raped, murdered Courtney Pieters

President Jacob Zuma visited the family home of slain Courtney Pieters on Wednesday. During his visit a plaque honouring Pieters' life was unveiled.

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Convicted artist Zwelethu Mthethwa denied bail

2017-03-31 13:45

Convicted killer Zwelethu Mthethwa has been denied bail following his application for release ahead of his sentencing.

Former KZN deputy mayor dies after shooting

2017-02-14 10:43

Former uMzinyathi District Municipality deputy mayor Felamandla Mkhize has died after he was shot at the weekend, KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Mxolisi Kaunda says.

Imbali woman shot and killed outside her home

2016-11-18 10:43

A woman was shot and killed in front of her two young children outside her house in Imbali unit two on Wednesday evening.

No parole for Charles Manson disciple, judge concurs

2016-10-07 21:15

A judge has upheld Governor Jerry Brown's decision to keep Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten in prison.


Aspiring pastor’s ‘murder dream’ turns out to be gruesome reality

2017-09-05 15:47

When Phelps eventually woke from his dream there was blood on him, and a knife in the bed he shared with his wife.

Ritual murders, rape and domestic violence rampant in this community

2017-08-18 12:29

Most of the recorded abuse cases involve women who are physically, emotionally and verbally abused by their partners.

WATCH: Vigils held for murdered Muslim teen

Seventeen-year-old Nabra Hassanen's body was found floating in a pond following an alleged road rage incident. Watch for more.

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30 years for man who tortured, murdered employer

2017-06-05 21:36

A man who tortured and stabbed his employer to death in the house he shared with her has been handed an effective 30 years behind bars.

WATCH: Naledi community members march over killing of Lerato Moloi

For the women who spend their days and nights in Naledi, the news of the recent deaths of four women has only intensified their fear.

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Online videos of killings pose tricky problem for Facebook

2017-04-28 16:31

Posting a smartphone video online has never been so easy - even if the video shows a murder.

Bloody end to argument

2017-02-26 19:19

A Pietermaritzburg Public Works employee and her relative are fighting for their lives after being shot, allegedly by the woman’s boyfriend, who then turned the gun on himself.

SA woman ‘killed Dutch lover with acid’

2017-01-15 06:01

Berlinah Madikeledi Wallace (47), originally from Sebokeng in Gauteng, is facing a murder charge after allegedly attacking her Dutch ex-boyfriend with acid.

Poignant last call to daddy

2016-10-10 12:17

“I said I loved him and had finally learnt his cellphone number, but now he has gone to God.”

Five charged in Madagascar over murder of French pair

2016-09-05 21:00

Five people were charged and remanded in custody over the murder in August of two young French volunteers on an island off Madagascar, a police official has said.

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