'Prison is the result of something way deeper'

We speak to Preston Jongbloed from Message Trust South Africa, an organisation that dedicates themselves to transforming ex-convicted criminals and finding them meaningful employment. Watch.

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Eye gouged out, face carved in mob justice - ex-convict turns his life around

We speak to Hani, 29, an ex-convict who was a victim of mob justice in his community. Watch.

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PMB cops fear for their lives

2016-05-10 08:45

Police say they are working around the clock to bring to justice the gang members responsible for threatening the lives of seasoned Pietermaritzburg officers.

‘Brazen gang’ in custody

2016-01-22 11:00

Alleged to be implicated in almost a dozen violent robberies, men who allegedly formed a brazen gang of armed robbers terrorising valley residents surrounding Camperdown have been nabbed.

Five-minute theft spike

2016-01-11 11:00

With the festive season now drawn to a close as most people return to work, security companies are tallying up the incident rate for December.

3 killed in shoot-out with police were members of notorious gang

2015-11-30 09:42

Three more gunmen involved in a brazen shoot-out with police in Greytown, and allegedly responsible for a spate of police killings and robberies, have been shot dead.

A lack of positive role models lead this man to commit robbery and murder

We speak to Sibusiso Banda, 33, who was sentenced to 33 years in prison for armed robbery and murder. Hear his powerful story of how he ended up committing violent crimes.

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Police close ranks on gang threats

2016-05-11 12:30

Pietermaritzburg police are putting up a united front against the threats on the lives of their colleagues by the infamous Williams Gang.

Gang besieges city suburb

2016-03-22 13:35

A crew of burglars with the same modus operandi as the infamous “Five-Minute Gang” is confounding police and striking fear into the hearts of residents in suburbs around Hayfields.

Hunt on for gang of armed robbers terrorising Killarney Valley

2016-01-12 10:30

Police are on the hunt for a brazen gang of armed robbers terrorising Killarney Valley residents.

Rural gang behind bars

2015-12-29 10:36

A seven-man gang responsible for a series of housebreakings and farm attacks spent Christmas behind bars after police hiked 16 km through bush and forest to nab them.

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