Fort Hare student who witnessed friend's murder also stabbed to death - reports

2020-02-24 10:58

A second student at the University of Fort Hare in Alice, Eastern Cape, has been stabbed to death.

Limpopo dad arrested for allegedly killing his four children

2020-02-19 07:35

Police have traced and arrested a 52-year-old man who is believed to have murdered his four children to Ga-Pasha, Selatole village near Burgersfort in Limpopo.

Samantha Mathane-Radebe was killed by police bullet - IPID

2020-02-17 09:44

The bullet that killed Samantha Mathane-Radebe during a shootout in Alexandra came from a police gun, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has announced.

Two boys drown in water-filled holes at Makwassie construction site

2020-02-13 08:29

Two boys have drowned after going for a swim with some friends in water-filled holes at a construction site near Makwassie, North West, on Tuesday.

Grade 9 pupil stabbed to death in Mpumalanga, suspect allegedly killed by mob

2020-02-12 08:28

According to the police, the 17-year-old boy was as on his way to school on Monday when he was suddenly attacked and stabbed by a 24-year-old man.

Seventh suspect arrested for murder of police officer in Coffee Bay

2020-02-09 13:05

A seventh suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of a police constable who was gunned downed in Coffee Bay in December 2019.

Hazyview dad in court for allegedly raping his teen daughters

2020-02-07 08:00

A 43-year-old Mpumalanga man has been arrested for allegedly raping two of his teenage daughters.

Policewoman injured as angry residents attack Olievenhoutbosch police station

2020-01-30 09:32

A policewoman has been injured in a protest residents held outside the Olievenhoutbosch police station, near Centurion in Gauteng.

Police team awarded for cracking Uyinene Mrwetyana case

2020-01-27 13:13

A police team has been recognised for cracking the investigation into the disappearance of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana and tracking down her rapist and killer, Luyanda Botha.

Police rescue Grade 9 girl forced into marriage in rural Eastern Cape

2020-01-22 10:40

A 16-year-old Grade 9 girl who was reportedly forced into marriage in the remote rural area of Ngxangxasini, Mpindweni, in Ngcobo has been rescued and taken to a place of safety in an undisclosed location.


Mpumalanga cop loses finger as chainsaw-wielding protester aims for his belly

2020-02-19 10:11

A police officer monitoring a protest at the Boschfontein Periodical Court in Mpumalanga, has lost a finger while trying to fight off a protester who allegedly used a chainsaw to attack him.

Farmer in court for shooting 16-year-old boy who allegedly wanted to steal mielies

2020-02-18 10:14

A 21-year-old farmer from Viljoenskroon in the Free State has appeared in court for the attempted murder of a teenage boy who allegedly wanted to steal mielies.

Limpopo boy, 12, allegedly stabbed to death by older brother

2020-02-14 10:08

A scuffle over a house key ensued between the two brothers and the suspect allegedly stabbed his younger brother, killing him instantly

'Farewell, brave colleague' - emotional Eastern Cape cops say goodbye to hero dog

2020-02-12 08:28

An Eastern Cape police dog who had apprehended almost 50 suspects and helped recover stolen goods worth more than R1m has lost its battle with cancer.

Police arrest two suspected Orkney 'cop killers'

2020-02-11 07:41

Two suspects are in police custody for allegedly killing a police officer and wounding another in Orkney in North West.

Police launch manhunt for suspects after police officer gun downed in Free State

2020-02-09 12:07

Free State police have launched a manhunt for at least three suspects following the murder of a Vierfontein police officer and the wounding of his colleague while tailing a suspicious vehicle.

Northern Cape man arrested for rape and murder of his mother

2020-02-05 08:34

A 36-year-old man from Rietvale in Modder River in the Northern Cape has been arrested for the rape and murder of his biological mother.

Tracker disputes Public Protector's finding on 'improper' 21-year tender with SAPS

2020-01-30 07:24

Tracker disputes the Public Protector's finding that agreements between Trackers SA and SAPS for the provision of the vehicle-tracking system in vehicles belonging to SAPS, were improper.

15 Durban prisoners escape, only 2 rearrested - reports

2020-01-22 10:49

Two of the 15 awaiting-trial prisoners who escaped while being transported to prison from court in Durban on Monday have been rearrested, while the remaining 13 are still on the run.

Can scratching your head or looking suspicious land you in cuffs? Court questions cop's search method

2020-01-22 05:31

A low-key case of alleged possession of tik has been heard in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court and had the accused's lawyer and the magistrate questioning how the police decide what warrants a stop-and-search.

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