Oscar – Roux's rants against the media

2014-10-20 12:21

According to CyberShrink, Barry Roux, like Oscar Pistorius, prefers to blame others for anything that goes wrong and maintains that the charge of premeditated murder has in itself damaged Oscar.

Is it worth sending Oscar to jail?

2014-10-17 14:52

South African prisons are rife with drugs, sexual violence and murder, is this where Oscar deserves to go?

Is it worth sending Oscar to jail?

2014-09-10 13:56

South African prisons are rife with drugs, sexual violence and murder, is this where Oscar deserves to go?

Bullied kids more likely to go to prison

2013-08-02 14:17

Adults who were bullied as children are much more likely to go to prison than those who weren't, a new study finds.

Zulu (killer and liar) set free

2013-02-26 11:31

Durban businessman Sifiso Zulu has been released from prison after serving only nine months of his three-year sentence. Is this justice for the two people he killed?


50+ injured in prison fire

2013-01-08 08:41

At least nine warders and 50 prisoners were injured when inmates torched a section of the Groenpunt prison in the Free State.

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C-Max opens doors for minister

2010-01-26 21:25

Awaiting trial prisoners at C-Max Prison stared at Correctional Services Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula with a mix of confusion and interest as she paid the prison a visit.

Inmates list grievances

2009-08-13 21:01

A small group of inmates at the Mangaung prison have been urged to give officials time to address their grievances.


Is it worth sending Oscar to jail?

2014-10-20 08:53

South African prisons are rife with drugs, sexual violence and murder, is this where Oscar deserves to go?

Who’s on trial, Oscar or SA's prisons?

2014-10-17 12:27

The general state of South Africa’s prisons may be deplorable, but according to CyberShrink, for the purpose of this phase of the trial, the fact is completely irrelevant.

Prison education stops re-offending

2013-08-22 08:23

Research shows that inmates who receive education while in prison are less likely to break the law after being released and are also more likely to be employed.


A new program allows inmates in South African prisons to express themselves through art. Watch a video about their gallery.

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Ex- prisoner with TB wins case

2013-01-17 11:25

The Constitutional Court’s recently found in favour of a former inmate who contracted tuberculosis (TB) while in prison.

Wesley Snipes enters prison

2010-12-10 08:06

Wesley Snipes has entered the Federal Correctional Institution McKean in Pennsylvania to begin serving a three-year sentence for tax-related offences.

Prison to accommodate moms

2009-09-19 14:08

Single cells will be provided to accommodate mothers and their new-born babies in prisons around the country, the SABC has reported.

Prisoners saw out of cells

2009-06-03 12:30

Port St Johns police are scouring the region's forests for five escaped prisoners, who sawed their way out of their cells.

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