Chicago police arrest 14-year-old in rape on Facebook Live

2017-04-02 15:04

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed live on Facebook, according to Chicago police.

Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes online

2017-03-23 09:45

The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks.

Free State woman's alleged rapist was out on parole

2017-02-28 12:35

The suspected rapist of Alice Maree had been released on parole just three days before allegedly attacking her.

East Rand child rapist to be sentenced

2017-02-13 08:01

An East Rand car salesman convicted on over 800 charges including child rape, exploitation, sexual assault and child pornography will be sentenced in the High Court in Johannesburg.

Murdered teen’s corpse hidden in killer’s home for 3 days

2017-02-07 13:01

A man found guilty of raping and murdering a teen has admitted that he smoked dagga with his friends and went to work as usual for three days while the body of the victim was hidden in his shack in Moeggesukkel.

Boy, 10, raped by 5 men

2017-01-30 16:03

Police say a 10-year-old boy from Thabong, Welkom, who was playing with friends in a dam was raped by five unknown men.

Woman, 27, 'kidnapped, held captive, repeatedly raped by ex-boyfriend'

2017-01-25 12:00

A 27-year-old Zimbabwean woman reportedly went through "a tormenting period" after her ex-boyfriend kidnapped and kept her captive for seven days in his home in Bulawayo.

Serial rapist sentenced to 45 years in jail

2016-12-23 14:13

A man who stalked and assaulted women in Mpumalanga for six years and kidnapped others to rob and rape them has been sentenced to 45 years in jail.

To love who we want is the most basic right

2016-12-14 08:14

As many as 10 women per week are raped because of their sexual orientation. Yet, these crimes and the rights of the LGBTI community are still not taken seriously, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

ZCC pastor arrested for raping teen girl

2016-12-09 22:51

A Zionist Christian Church pastor has been arrested for allegedly raping a sickly 18-year-old girl he was tasked with healing, say Eastern Cape police.


Police hot on the heels of Johannesburg taxi gang

2017-03-24 12:29

The Gauteng government says police are close to making a breakthrough in their investigation of the gang rapes and robberies of several women in minibus taxis in Johannesburg.

Rapist model agency boss' sentencing postponed

2017-03-08 12:00

The sentencing of convicted rapist and model agency boss Dawie de Villiers has been postponed in the High Court in Johannesburg.

Paedophile's ex-girlfriends: 'Cry for help' nothing but a joke

2017-02-13 14:59

A convicted paedophile’s cry for help is nothing but a joke, his two ex-girlfriends have insisted.

Man arrested after woman is raped in Eastern Cape

2017-02-11 22:48

A man who allegedly raped a woman is expected to appear in the Willowvale Magistrate's Court next week, Eastern Cape police say.

2 KZN child rapists get 20 years in jail in separate cases

2017-01-31 10:14

Two KwaZulu-Natal men have each been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment for separate rape cases, according to local police.

My wife used muthi on me - taxi boss accused of raping daughters

2017-01-26 18:07

The Tembisa taxi boss who allegedly raped his two daughters and niece has told the court that his wife was using muthi to make him fall in love with her.

Trial of taxi boss accused of raping daughters, niece postponed

2017-01-23 18:07

The trial of a Tembisa taxi boss who is accused of raping his two daughters and niece has been postponed.

Limpopo teen raped repeatedly in abandoned house

2016-12-15 06:05

A 15-year-old girl was abducted and held for four days,during which she was repeatedly raped, Limpopo police have said.

Find Rhodes Park accused guilty - State

2016-12-13 20:24

The three men accused of attacking two couples in Rhodes Park, Kensington, should all be found guilty of murder and rape, the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge has heard.

Police were paid bonuses for my arrest - Rhodes Park accused

2016-12-09 18:03

One of the Rhodes Park murder and rape accused has told the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge that the DNA used to link him to one of the victims was fabricated, and police were paid bonuses for his arrest.

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