Mokonyane: Cable theft economic sabotage

2014-09-29 17:57

Water Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says copper cable theft must be classified as an economic crime following a water shortage that hit parts of Johannesburg.

Barclays frets over whistleblower claims

2014-02-09 14:29

Barclays says it has launched an investigation after a newspaper reported that the personal details of 27 000 customers had been stolen and sold.


A video showing a child allegedly stealing a cellphone from a patron of a busy restaurant in Joburg has gone viral. Watch.

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DA: White collar crime pays

2012-11-06 16:22

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik's fine of R1.5m, for the theft of R27m, proves white-collar crime pays, says the DA.

Robbers target bank clients

2011-08-18 22:22

South Africans who make large cash withdrawals are increasingly being hit by robberies, authorities say.

Coke employees arrested for theft

2011-03-30 06:40

Six Coca-Cola employees were caught allegedly making a private sale of beverages at a shop in Duduza which was not on an official delivery route, says police.

Lindsay Lohan: Banned!

2012-08-29 12:00

From being accused of jewellery theft to being tossed out of the famous Chateau Marmont Hotel, it seems that Lilo’s antics know no bounds.


International diamond thief nabbed

2014-09-13 07:00

A suspected jewellery thief accused of stealing diamonds worth millions of dollars has been arrested in Switzerland, Interpol says.

Ex-Absa man guilty of theft involving R15m

2013-10-29 07:54

A former Western Cape relationship manager at Barclays Wealth, a division of Absa, has been found guilty of 39 counts of theft involving R15m.

Eight arrested over Barclays e-theft

2013-09-20 12:39

British police say they have arrested eight men after a gang stole £1.3m from Barclays bank by taking control of a branch computer system.

Top brass helped Motala

2011-09-11 10:23

An estimated 600 liquidations were handed to Enver Motala, whose crime dossier of theft and fraud convictions came to light during the past week.

State security fraud probe completed

2011-06-02 14:49

An investigation into theft from the State Security Agency's group life scheme has been wrapped up, says the state security minister.

Lindsay Lohan: Banned!

2012-08-31 12:00

From being accused of jewellery theft to being tossed out of the famous Chateau Marmont Hotel, it seems that Lilo’s antics know no bounds.

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