Police hunt for man who defrauded drought-stricken farmers

2020-03-07 10:46

The suspect allegedly defrauded farmers by pretended to be selling lucerne bales to those experiencing drought on their farms, but disappeared after the deposits has been paid.

WATCH | Eastern Cape mayor filmed in physical altercation with family

2020-01-07 20:47

The family of Alfred Nzo District Executive Mayor Sixolile Mehlomakhulu has accused him of vandalising their family home and physically attacking family members, however, the mayor has opened a case of his own.

We were tortured by prison officials, prisoner tells Gauteng High Court

2019-11-14 17:46

Dragged into an office, beaten and given shocks. According to Mthokozisi Sithole this is what prison officials allegedly did to him at Leeuwkop Maximum Correctional Centre because they suspected he had a mobile phone in his cell.

Legendary actress, musician Abigail Khubeka allegedly assaulted by taxi driver

2019-10-24 20:09

Gauteng police are searching for a taxi driver who allegedly assaulted multiple award-winning actress and musician Abigail Khubeka.

WATCH | He is innocent until proven guilty - SAHRC receives more allegations but is not pushing for Etzebeth's return

2019-10-04 20:44

The South African Human Rights Commission says it has received further allegations about Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth and his relatives but maintained a position that he was innocent until proven guilty.

Shopper assaults duo

2019-09-13 16:26

A Pietermaritzburg woman and her 21-year-old son are nursing their injuries after they were brazenly assaulted in a “queue rage” incident while grocery shopping.

'It's disgusting' - co-accused of nurse who allegedly forced woman to eat faeces deny involvement

2019-08-14 16:29

Two women, who appeared in court with a Cape Town nurse for allegedly forcing a woman to eat dog faeces, have denied any involvement in the "disgusting" incident.

SANDF to probe video of soldier allegedly punching man during Cape Flats op

2019-08-06 16:27

The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) has launched an investigation after one its soldiers allegedly assaulted a civilian during an operation in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain, Cape Town, last week.

Assault shocks client

2019-07-12 14:21

A woman was horrified when a manager at the local Builders Express store allegedly punched a man who had approached her in the store asking for help.

WATCH: Elderly woman injured after care worker pushes her to the ground

2019-05-30 19:27

A care home worker is expected to appear in court after allegedly pushing a 79-year-old woman to the floor, leaving her with multiple injuries. Watch.


'They are exactly where they deserve to be' - Maties graduate attackers lose appeal

2020-02-27 10:46

Two men, who were sentenced to life in jail for fatally assaulting Stellenbosch University graduate Carl Schoombie in 2015, have failed to convince an appeal court that they deserve a lighter sentence.

Woman set alight, alleged attacker assaulted by public in Vanderbijlpark

2019-11-19 08:48

A woman has been set alight in an alleged domestic dispute and her suspected attacker seriously assaulted by members of the public at a block of flats in Vanderbijlpark.

EFF cap assault: Pastor reaches R100K settlement with accused

2019-10-31 15:21

A Johannesburg-based church pastor who was attacked and called the k-word for wearing an EFF cap at a petrol station, has reached a R100 000 settlement with the man arrested for the attack.

Police probe assault charges as Grey High hostel 'whacking' practices unravel

2019-10-17 17:51

Seven Grade 12 pupils were hauled before a disciplinary hearing at the beginning of the month for meting out "whacks" to Grade 8 pupils at one of its boarding houses.

'Langebaan Four' seek compensation of over R1m from Etzebeth after alleged assault, racial abuse

2019-10-04 19:00

Two men who allege they were pistol whipped and along with two others who were allegedly racially abused by Springbok Eben Etzebeth are seeking compensation totalling more than R1m. They also want the rugby star to undergo anger management as well as an unconditional apology to all coloured people and South Africans.

One of the KFC assault accused may have been 'erroneously' arrested

2019-08-15 17:30

One of the five men accused of assaulting a couple at a KFC drive-through section in Montana, Pretoria in 2017, may have been 'erroneously' arrested.

'Dog poo' accused allegedly threatened to let dogs bite love rival's vagina

2019-08-07 19:26

A Tygerberg Hospital theatre nurse accused of forcing a woman to eat dog faeces also allegedly threatened to set dogs on her to bite her vagina, the Goodwood Magistrate's Court has heard.

Family angry that farmers remain free after beating

2019-08-02 15:00

The relatives of two farm workers who were brutally beaten by their employers at a farm in Vryheid are seething with anger after police have “refused” to arrest the suspects.

WATCH: 'Guys, stop!' staff yell as man beaten up in casualty ward at Joburg hospital

2019-07-01 20:10

Gauteng police are waiting for the man who was beaten up inside the casualty ward of South Rand Hospital in Johannesburg to recover so that they can obtain a statement from him and begin the hunt for the perpetrators.

Case opened after assault on UK man at Hilton pub

2019-05-26 16:15

A man from the United Kingdom suffered severe concussion and permanent facial scarring after he was assaulted at Hilton’s Pot and Barrel pub recently allegedly by a bouncer and two patrons.

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