Frozen rock lobster, crayfish seized after Hout Bay shootout

58 minutes ago

Police say they discovered an unlicensed 12-gauge shotgun, 19 bags of frozen rock lobster and crayfish worth an estimated street value of about R80 000 in Hangberg after a shootout.

Lesufi calls for calm after mob justice attack on school premises

2018-08-17 17:57

Concerns have been raised about pupils at a Daveyton high school living in fear of gangster, after a group of angry residents tried to burn an alleged gangster to death.

Cele wants more female police officers to handle rape cases

2018-08-17 16:08

Minister of Police Bheki Cele says he wants more female officers to deal with rape cases.

Mark Minnie's suicide 'too much of a coincidence' - alleged Bird Island victim fears for his life

2018-08-17 14:57

Mr X, one of the alleged victims of an apartheid-era paedophile ring, which reportedly included government ministers, says he is living in fear for his life.

Siam Lee murder trial heading to KwaZulu-Natal High Court

2018-08-17 12:18

The man accused of murdering Durban North sex worker Siam Lee has appeared briefly in the Durban Magistrate's Court.

Teenager arrested for allegedly stabbing father to death over argument of horse saddle

2018-08-16 18:28

A 17-year-old boy is facing charges of murder after allegedly stabbing his father over a saddle and will appear in the Elliotdale Magistrate's Court.

WATCH: Farmer guilty of murder attempts suicide before sentencing

A Lutzville farmer, convicted of murdering a farmworker three years ago, has attempted suicide. Watch.

0 comments4718 Views

Mark Minnie's death was 'definitely not a suicide' - family member

2018-08-16 16:26

A relative of Mark Minnie says the family does not believe he committed suicide.

Police probing possible links between Vereeniging bomb suspect and KZN explosives

2018-08-16 13:09

Police are investigating whether a man arrested in connection with a suspected homemade explosive device at a Vereeniging mosque is linked to the explosive devices found recently in Durban.

Springs 'house of horror' father found guilty of rape, attempted murder

2018-08-16 11:32

The man dubbed the "Springs monster", who is accused of the decade-long abuse of his five children, has been was found guilty in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.


Soweto cash-in-transit heist: Court hears that accused is related to axed ANC employee

2018-08-17 18:48

One of the Dobsonville cash-in-transit heist accused is a family member of former ANC employee Errol Velile Present, who is also his co-accused.

Mooinooi murders: Alleged mastermind’s son, 2 others go free

2018-08-17 16:47

All charges against three of the accused in the Mooinooi rape and murder case of same-sex North West couple Joey and Anisha van Niekerk have been withdrawn.

WATCH: Gone in 50 seconds: Armed hijackers steal Durban man's Mercedes-Benz in a jiffy

A group of armed men have been caught on a CCTV camera robbing three victims outside a home in Asherville, Durban. The suspects made a quick getaway in just less than a minute. Watch.

0 comments3356 Views

2 convicts on the run after escaping through roof of moving police vehicle

2018-08-17 12:47

Two convicted criminals have escaped from police custody while being transported from Ellisras to Polokwane.

Lesufi to visit Benoni school after suspected gangster set alight

2018-08-16 19:45

Police are investigating an incident in which community members in Daveyton, Benoni allegedly set a suspected gangster alight in an area near to a high school.

WATCH: Gun-wielding hijackers outsmarted by fast-thinking driver

Tiaan Coetzer and his wife were nearly hijacked at their business premises in Johannesburg. There quick thinking allowed the couple to escape unharmed. Watch.

0 comments43636 Views

Businessman gets R500K for false arrests

2018-08-16 17:08

The office of the Minister of Police has again capitulated in what was a three-pronged legal attack by a Durban businessman, who was harassed and thrown into jail several times because of a"civil dispute" he had with racehorse owner Roy Moodley.

Man accused of rape, murder of Stacey Adams abandons bail application

2018-08-16 14:03

The man accused of the murder and rape of 6-year-old Cape Town girl Stacey Adams has opted to stay behind bars while the case continues.

Police ask for info on Zonnebloem child abduction allegations

2018-08-16 13:03

A social worker has sent an urgent notice to schools within the area in which she warns parents to ensure pupils are dropped off and picked up at the entrance of the school after "multiple" abduction cases were apparently reported to her.

Paramedics seen as 'soft targets, easy pickings' by criminals on Cape Flats

2018-08-16 05:15

Emergency service workers are seen as 'soft targets' and 'easy pickings' for criminals, according to a documentary film that takes the viewer through the streets of Mitchells Plain.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.