Jaco Steyn sentence 'sends a message'

2012-09-19 19:00

The Commission for Gender Equality (GCE) has welcomed the sentencing of "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' gets five life sentences

2012-09-19 15:27

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been sentenced to five life terms in prison.

'Sunday Rapist' found guilty on 33 charges

2012-09-18 22:39

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been found guilty on 33 charges, including murder, in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in Alberton.

'Sunday Rapist' planned murder - State

2012-09-13 14:08

The alleged "Sunday Rapist's" use of a fire enhancer when he set alight schoolgirl Louise de Waal shows that he planned the murder, the State has contended.

Call alibi witnesses, 'Sunday Rapist' told

2012-08-29 21:02

A High Court judge has advised the alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn to find alibi witnesses, even though he insisted he did not want to force anyone to testify for him.

'Sunday Rapist' will not call witnesses

2012-08-29 15:31

The alleged "Sunday Rapist" will not call any alibi witnesses because they are "scared of the media", he says.

'Sunday Rapist' denies murder

2012-08-27 12:18

Alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has denied knowing murdered teenager Louise de Waal and said he was looking for a prostitute on the day of the murder.

'Sunday Rapist' evidence inadmissable

2012-08-21 16:08

Counselling sessions between Johannes Jacobus Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", and his employer have been ruled inadmissible evidence.

Cop: 'Sunday Rapist' had clear pattern

2012-08-20 20:33

There was a clear pattern in the attacks of the so-called "Sunday Rapist:", a policeman has testified.

'Sunday Rapist' trial postponed

2012-08-03 16:02

The trial of Jaco Steyn, dubbed the "Sunday Rapist", has been postponed in the High Court, sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court in Alberton.


Judge: 'Sunday Rapist' can't be rehabilitated

2012-09-19 17:25

Judge Sita Kolbe has said with all the evidence given, she did not believe 'Sunday Rapist' Jaco Steyn could be rehabilitated, as she sentenced him to five life terms and an additional 170 years in prison.

I hope you suffer - victim's mom

2012-09-19 13:15

In a letter to "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn, Louise de Waal's mother tells him he is "the most despicable, disgusting human being" and she hopes he suffers.

Judgment in 'Sunday Rapist' trial begins

2012-09-18 12:17

Judge Sita Kolbe started handing down her judgment to alleged "Sunday Rapist" Johannes Jacobus Steyn.

Alibi witness denies 'Sunday Rapist' sex

2012-08-31 11:42

An alibi for the alleged "Sunday Rapist" has testified that she did not have a sex with Jaco Steyn at an abandoned holiday resort in Maropeng, where murdered teenager Louise de Waal's body was found.

'Sunday Rapist' cries on stand

2012-08-29 19:37

The alleged "Sunday Rapist" has cried as he testified about his affairs with prostitutes.

Opposite sex is my weakness: Jaco Steyn

2012-08-27 14:04

Alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has testified that it is just a coincidence GPS co-ordinates on his phone put him in the vicinity where the girls were abducted.

Victim gives graphic account of attack

2012-08-21 22:18

The ninth alleged "Sunday Rapist" victim has given a graphic account of her attack.

Final Sunday Rapist victim testifies

2012-08-21 14:43

The ninth alleged "Sunday rapist" victim has given a graphic account in court of how she was kidnapped, blindfolded and sexually assaulted.

'Sunday Rapist almost took me'

2012-08-20 14:24

The eighth alleged victim of the "Sunday rapist" has spoken in court of how she was almost kidnapped by an armed man in a bakkie while walking with her brother and grandmother.

'Sunday Rapist' phones tell a story

2012-08-03 14:24

Cellphones belonging to the so-called 'Sunday rapist' were in use in the areas where teenager Lazanne Farmer was kidnapped and murdered, a Johannesburg court has heard.

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