Koffiefontein farmer used his dad's firearms to shoot neighbour and cop - police

2019-01-16 09:11

The farmer who shot and killed his neighbour and a policeman on a farm near Koffiefontein used his father's weapons to carry out the attack.

2 men get life sentences for murder of elderly KZN farmer

2018-11-28 15:21

Two men have been sentenced to life in prison for the 2016 murder of a 77-year-old farmer in Paulpietersburg, KwaZulu-Natal.

'Why would you marry a dead man?' - attacker to shooting victim's fiancée

2018-11-26 07:23

Police are on the hunt for four gunmen who shot a Lanseria farmer eight times in an armed robbery at his chicken farm.

Farm robbers get life sentences after accomplice is shot dead by farmer

2018-11-06 18:51

Two men have been sentenced to life imprisonment for their involvement in a farm robbery that went horribly wrong in Limpopo two years ago.

Police search for 5 gunmen after family robbed on West Rand farm

2018-10-09 14:26

West Rand police have launched a manhunt for five armed men who robbed a family of three on their farm in Waterpan.

Ramaphosa's 'killings of white farmers' comment: What the president meant

2018-09-27 13:32

President Cyril Ramaphosa told Bloomberg on Wednesday that there were "no killings of...white farmers in South Africa". He has been criticised for his remarks, most notably by farmers' union AgriSA. Did he lie?

KZN farm murder suspect arrested

2018-09-13 13:25

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on charges of murder and robbery committed at a Creighton farm in KwaZulu-Natal, according to police.

Elderly farmer attacked and robbed in Limpopo

2018-07-28 13:46

An 81-year-old farmer has been attacked and robbed by three men at Rooiboskloof in Groblersdal, Limpopo police say.

Murdered Stellenbosch farmer 'was a good man'

2018-06-26 05:35

Jeffrey Zetler's devastated workers have had a hard time getting back to work after hearing that the man some of them have worked for for decades had been murdered in what is believed to be a botched robbery.

Man involved in Limpopo farm attack arrested

2018-06-02 14:47

Police from Vaalwater, outside Lephalale have made a major breakthrough after arresting a 33-year-old man for his involvement in a farm attack in the area.


'Every attack on a farm is an attack on our country' – ANC Western Cape condemns farm attacks

2018-12-17 14:21

The ANC in the Western Cape has spoken out against the spate of farm attacks in the province, after three recent murders.

Threatening slogans painted on farmhouse 6 weeks before violent attack

2018-11-27 11:36

About six weeks before a violent farm attack in Porterville, graffiti containing threatening phrases were spray-painted on the front door of the farmhouse.

Police committee to discuss rural safety this week

2018-11-12 05:42

The hot button topic of rural safety will be discussed when Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Police holds a public hearing on the police's current rural safety strategy.

Two men sentenced for farm attack in Eastern Cape

2018-11-03 14:08

Eastern Cape provincial police commissioner has welcomed the life sentences handed down to two men who murdered farmer Riaan Scheepers.

Western Cape farm owner, wife recovering in hospital following attack

2018-10-08 14:07

Western Cape police have confirmed that a farm owner and his wife were injured during an attack on their farm near Wellington.

Saving grace: Bullet meant for 82-year-old lodges in her Bible

2018-09-18 09:17

An elderly woman escaped death during a farm attack after a bullet missed her and got lodged in her Bible.

WATCH: The far right's myth of South African 'white genocide'

2018-09-07 14:21

Farm attacks are part of a greater violent crime problem in SA and there's no reliable data to suggest that white farmers are targeted more than any other racial group, the government has said.

Police and AgriSA wrong about decline in farm murders - AfriForum

2018-06-28 17:04

While the police and agricultural body AgriSA have found that farm murders have decreased to their lowest level in 20 years, lobby group AfriForum's deputy CEO Ernst Roets maintains that there has been a significant increase this year.

'I am the boer' – Agriculture DG says 'kill the boer' chant targets farmers of all races

2018-06-15 07:08

Farm murders are not a race-based problem as farmers of all races are targeted by criminals, says the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries director general Mike Mlengana.

Decline in farm killings

2018-06-01 16:00

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