ARTICLES RELATING TO THEFT

Hijacking hotspots in SA: Joburg, Pretoria, Cape Town & Durban

2016-11-22 17:36

The National Hijack Prevention Academy has released a list of hijacking-hotspots in some major SA cities. Do you have any carjacking hotspots in your area?

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WATCH: Thief stashes phone in the seat of her pants

Thief slips cell phone into her pants at a Nelspruit business, returns days later.

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Magistrate forced to defer ex-attorney’s multimillion-rand theft trial

2016-07-26 10:34

The commencement of the multimillion-rand theft trial of ex-attorney Sundeep Singh was delayed on Monday because he fired his legal team earlier this month.

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WATCH: Casual thief strolls over to car at petrol garage

Watch as a thief casually strolls over to a car jammed at a petrol garage.

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Thieves desecrate temple

2016-05-03 09:39

Burglars smashed down the wall of a local temple and stripped the building of copper pipes, kitchen items and significant brass Hindu idols at the weekend.

Brazen burglary leaves Wartburg resident furious

2016-03-23 09:04

It took burglars who targeted a Wartburg home less than 20 minutes to ransack the house and steal two cars.

Alert guards nab thief

2016-03-18 12:30

After being free for only four days, a Pietermaritzburg thief was hauled back into custody after dedicated work by Red Alert staff.

KZN attorney struck off roll for theft

2016-03-01 10:18

A Durban attorney has been struck off the roll after she was accused of stealing money from a homeless man.

Have you ever forgotten to pay for something?

2016-02-17 12:55

Cape Town mom is arrested for forgetting to pay for items.

Pinetown school burgled

2016-02-16 11:14

A Pinetown primary school is the latest target in a string of thefts of computers and school equipment believed to be the work of the “Gadget Gang”.

 

AU diplomat robbed, left stranded in Kenya

2016-08-31 14:47

A senior official with the African Union is stranded in Kenya after his travel documents and confidential files went missing in Nairobi during the just ended international conference, a report says.

Hustlers hit hospitals

2016-08-16 12:30

Two women, dubbed the “Hospital Hustlers”, have allegedly been stealing from vulnerable and ill patients at hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal.

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WATCH: Robbers hit the bottles at Edenvale liquor store

Robbers, one of whom was armed, clear the shelves of a liquor store in Edenvale.

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Magistrate hunts thief

2016-06-13 11:56

A local magistrate, who has asked not to be named, and his brave neighbour went beyond the call of duty to hunt down a thief plaguing their neighbourhood at the weekend.

Businessman ordered to repay ‘stolen’ cash

2016-04-12 09:45

Pietermaritzburg businessman Mthokozisi Phungula (29) was given a wholly suspended three-year sentence yesterday and ordered to repay R29 206,20 he admittedly stole from the KZN Education Department (DoE).

Power theft: Jika Joe man killed

2016-03-23 09:04

Another man has died at the Jika Joe informal settlement while trying to connect electricity wires illegally there.

Northern Park Primary robbed

2016-03-04 10:02

It is believed that the infamous “Gadget Gang” has struck again, this time at Northern Park Primary School.

Watch: Stolen TV gets stuck on thief's head thanks to a witch-doctor

2016-02-25 11:40

A suspected thief shocked residents of Busia town near the Kenya-Uganda border after a television set he had stolen from a Ugandan businessman allegedly got stuck on his head, a report says.

Alleged car thieves nabbed in Camperdown

2016-02-16 12:00

Two men suspected of being car thieves were arrested on Monday after they unwittingly abandoned a stolen vehicle under the watch of a CCTV camera.

‘Gadget Gang’ suspected in hit at Pinetown school

2016-02-11 10:00

The police are still searching for a gang responsible for a string of burglaries at schools in and around Pietermaritzburg.

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