Ashburton family robbed at gunpoint

2016-01-06 07:58

An Ashburton father watched as his wife and children were pulled to another room by armed robbers at their home on Monday night.

Medics robbed in hoax

2015-12-23 10:21

The KwaZulu-Natal Health Department is reeling with shock after a hoax call for an ambulance resulted in the crew being robbed at gunpoint and the vehicle set alight and burned to a crisp on Monday night.

Local radio presenter Gina robbed at knifepoint

2015-12-16 09:40

A prominent Pietermaritzburg radio presenter was lucky to escape unscathed when he was robbed at knifepoint near his home.

Thieves also hit legislature

2015-07-06 11:44

THE men suspected of being behind the brazen theft of a car from The Witness’s offices last week, are believed to have staged a similar theft at the provincial legislature building earlier this month.

‘Friend behind robbery’

2015-06-23 11:12

A Pietermaritzburg woman who was attacked by robbers and abducted along with her husband believes her friend sold her out to criminals.

Fired after armed robbery in US - but what about SA?

2015-05-17 17:18

A US manager was fired when she wouldn't pay back money stolen by robbers. But would she have suffered the same fate in SA? An expert puts it in legal context.

It's not classified: Ads go bad

2013-09-24 07:06

Take care when responding to online auto classifieds, says DAVE FALL, you could lose more than your cash.

Women: Staying safe in your car

2013-03-16 08:18

We women often take safety for granted, says Wheels24's JANINE-LEE GORDON. We're thinking about too many things - so here's five items and 50 tips about fighting back.

Video: Ducati robbery foiled

2012-09-11 13:04

A group of six criminals attempted to steal bikes from a Ducati dealership. Fortunately the dealership's staff managed to foil the robbery. Watch the video!


Guard put in boot as six rob store

2016-01-05 09:00

A Richmond Mall security guard was thrown into the boot of a car while six men robbed the Richmond Jet Mart stores on New Year’s Day.

High-speed chase, two arrests after elderly couple robbed in CBD

2015-12-16 10:16

The hunt is on for one of three men who robbed an elderly couple in broad daylight in the CBD on Tuesday.

Underberg farm, foreign guests robbed

2015-07-28 09:49

A COUPLE at an Underberg farm were woken up in the dead of night by criminals who assaulted and robbed them and then robbed their foreign guests.

‘Takkie gang’: no bail

2015-07-02 08:07

BAIL has been denied to four alleged members of a gang said to be responsible for “terrorising” Copesville residents, and who are charged with murdering a man for just a pair of takkies worth R60.

Robbers hit PMB betting centre

2015-06-09 09:41

ABOUT R100 000 was stolen from the safe at a Pietermaritzburg Tab Gold betting centre during the early hours of yesterday morning.

"Poor Mandisa": the plight of the soccer widow

2014-11-17 14:15

Paballo Molahlehi weighs in on fallen soccer star's love triangle.

Dizzy thief flees in stolen car

2013-04-02 11:36

A stolen car was used in Australia to help a bag-snatcher get away after running through a glass door, not something you're likely to see in SA. Watch the video.

SA Chrysler CEO shot in Gauteng

2013-02-13 09:42

Chrysler South Africa CEO Trent Barcroft, is in a critical condition after being shot during an armed robbery in Waterfall Park in Midrand.

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