Underworld crackdown - several more cases headed to court

2017-12-18 17:13

A series of police investigations into underworld activities, which have been developing over months, are to result in court action over the next few months.

Heavy police presence as underworld figure Modack, co-accused appear in dock

2017-12-18 13:32

Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack, and six others linked to the underworld and nightclub security takeover, are set to spend Christmas behind bars.

WATCH: CCTV footage shows brutal robbery at Johannesburg home

2017-12-18 11:15

No suspects have been apprehended and police are still investigating the incident.

Don't shoot, says law

2017-12-18 10:10

It's the middle of the night and you’re half asleep until the sound of broken glass leaves you wide awake and wondering who is in your house and how you can stop them.

Gauteng police placed on 'high alert' ahead of ANC election results

2017-12-17 22:31

The Gauteng police commissioner has said that police will be placed on "high alert" pending the outcome of the ANC election results.

Best of City Press: ANC day of reckoning, Zuma dodges prosecution, and Afrikaner privilege

2017-12-17 19:22

In case you missed it, here are some of the most popular stories from City Press this Sunday.

Three alleged hijackers shot dead in KZN

2017-12-17 15:31

Three alleged hijackers have been shot dead in two separate incidents, while three others remain on the run, Kwazulu-Natal police say.

ANALYSIS: Zuma's 'legacy of failures' as ANC presidency

2017-12-16 16:55

The liberation movement is at an all-time low, with some practically begging for an end to the Zuma chapter, writes Tshidi Madia.

Duo who ambushed cop at bus stop sentenced

2017-12-15 21:13

A man who robbed killed a policeman at a bus stop while he waited for his transport to get to work earlier this year has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

Woman arrested by Hawks for allegedly stealing R460m lived life of excess

2017-12-15 13:54

A 43-year-old woman from Boksburg, arrested by the Hawks for allegedly defrauding a medical equipment company to the tune of over R460m, was seemingly living a life of luxury before she was nabbed.


WATCH: 2 shot in house robbery in Florida, Johannesburg

2017-12-18 14:08

A man has been seriously injured after he was shot during a house robbery in Florida, west of Johannesburg, Gauteng paramedics say.

Man arrested after raping woman, 72

2017-12-18 11:39

Police have arrested a 36-year-old man in Willowvale, north of East London, after he allegedly raped a 72-year-old woman.

6 men arrested outside ANC conference for possession of stolen firearm

2017-12-18 10:44

Police have arrested six men in the parking area outside Nasrec in Johannesburg, where the ANC's national conference is being held.

McBride due back in court

2017-12-18 05:11

Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court for allegedly assaulting his daughter.

One dead after alleged copper thieves' car crash

2017-12-17 20:53

One person has died after a vehicle containing apparently stolen copper cables crashed in the Karoo, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa says.

City Power contractors arrested after alleged bribery attempt

2017-12-17 18:20

Two City Power contractors have been arrested for allegedly attempting to solicit a R2000 bribe from a resident in Auckland Park in Johannesburg.

Man arrested after murder at Eastern Cape traditional ceremony

2017-12-17 15:31

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a murder at a traditional ceremony in Butterworth, Eastern Cape police say.

Domestic worker arrested after couple found dead in Klerksdorp home

2017-12-15 21:52

The domestic worker of an Alabama, Klerksdorp, couple has been arrested after a neighbour found the man and woman dead in their home.

Underworld nightclub extortion case: 7 arrests and recorded calls with cops

2017-12-15 18:08

Calls between police officers and underworld figures are set to surface in a nightclub security extortion case, which has seen seven key underworld figures arrested in Cape Town.

BREAKING: 7 key underworld figures arrested in major Cape Town crackdown

2017-12-15 12:59

Seven key underworld figures have been arrested in Cape Town in connection with nightclub security.

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