Was the Krejcir case a stitch up? NPA, cops deny conspiracy as IPID probes Czech crime boss's claims

2019-07-24 07:41

Nearly four years after being convicted and sent to prison, Czech crime boss Radovan Krejcir and his co-accused are on the offensive, claiming the case against them was an elaborate set up by police and politicians.

SAPS Wars Part 2: It ain't over till the fat Czech sings

2019-03-07 08:16

Part 1 outlined a spat between Western Cape cops and how it overlays divisions in the provincial underworld. In Part 2, claims by Radovan Krejcir lift this murky mix onto a national stage.

Convicted drug dealer Krejcir and co back in court for murder

2017-05-09 05:18

The trial of convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir and three others for the murder of Lebanese national Sam Issa is expected to continue.

Krejcir handed extradition documents

2017-01-24 17:01

Convicted criminal Radovan Krejcir was handed documents relating to the Czech Republic’s bid to have him extradited to his home country.

What are Radovan Krejcir's links to the criminal underworld?

2015-04-08 18:34

As Czech fugitive and businessman Radovan Krejcir faces fresh claims that he murdered SA's ‘King of Sleaze' Lolly Jackson’, News24 looks at Krejcir’s links to the criminal underworld.

Krejir in fourth bid for bail

2014-04-01 09:07

Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir has applied for bail for a fourth time in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court, The Star reports.


Outside Krejcir's courtroom

2013-12-02 09:56
Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir will appear in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court for his bail application. See pictures from outside court.

Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir will appear in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court for his bail application. See pictures from outside court.

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Serbian murders: 'Faraway' SA has become a refuge for criminals from the Balkans

2019-06-11 18:26

Johannesburg has seemingly become a refuge for a number of Serbian gangsters, with a series of hits over the past couple of years forcing the police to now put together a team to investigate them. South Africa, it seems, is a good place for business.

EXCLUSIVE: Krejcir implicates top cops, politician in new affidavit

2018-08-06 08:50

Explosive new claims by fugitive Czech mobster Radovan Krejcir have triggered an investigation by South Africa’s police watchdog, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, that could implicate a senior ANC politician.

Issa murder case postponed due to Krejcir's poor health

2017-04-20 15:19

The case against convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir, and three others accused of killing Lebanese national Sam Issa, has been postponed.

'The cripple, the loose-mouthed Serb and the drug deal gone wrong' - Extract from Krejcir, the book

2016-12-06 16:34

Angelique Serrao's Krejcir delves into several killings and intricate ties in the criminal underworld. Here is an extract from a chapter titled The cripple, the loose-mouthed Serb and the drug deal gone wrong from her book Krejcir: Business as Usual.

Robber forgot to cover his face, court hears

2014-08-04 20:53

Owen Basimane Serero, charged with several offences, apparently forgot to cover his face with a balaclava during a robbery in Boksburg, the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court has heard.

Gauteng no gangster's paradise - Mthethwa

2013-12-20 20:07

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa says the perception that Gauteng is a "gangster's paradise" where lawlessness rules, is bad for business.

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