‘Get missing head’

2020-03-26 14:15

We won’t bury just the body.

Six people shot dead at Khayelitsha tavern, 6-year-old girl wounded in the 'ambush'

2020-03-08 12:29

Western Cape detectives have launched a manhunt for a group of armed men who ambushed and killed six people at a tavern in Khayelitsha on Saturday.

Facebook murder: Thabani Mzolo found guilty of killing ex-girlfriend Zolile Khumalo

2020-03-05 07:40

The KwaZulu-Natal man accused of shooting and killing a 21-year-old student has been found guilty in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban.

Lesotho PM yet to be formally charged over murder of estranged wife, despite court appearance

2020-02-24 15:30

Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has appeared in court over the murder of his estranged wife after a weekend in which he was said to be receiving emergency medical care in South Africa.

Brisbane community rocked by family murder-suicide

2020-02-20 16:06

In a case that has shocked Australia, a husband killed his wife and three kids by setting them alight in their car before stabbing himself to death next to it.

R5 000 bail for cop accused of murdering five family members, neighbour in Durban

2020-02-17 20:00

A police officer facing six charges of murder was on Monday released on bail in the Hammarsdale Magistrate's Court in Durban.

Twenty-four killed in Burkina Faso church attack

2020-02-17 14:19

Gunmen have killed 24 people and wounded 18 in an attack on a Protestant church in a village in northern Burkina Faso, officials said Monday.

Ex-magistrate killed in apparent hijacking in Cape Town

2020-02-13 19:09

A former Mitchells Plain magistrate, who was sentenced in 2004 for shooting a motorist to death, was shot dead himself in an apparent hijacking.

Man appears in court for rape and murder of his mother

2020-02-05 15:36

A 36-year-old Northern Cape man has appeared in the Modderriver Magistrate's Court on charges of raping and murdering his 51-year-old biological mother, police say.

Dad arrested for murdering his five infant children

2020-01-28 13:24

When a fisherman came across an infant’s remains in 2007, he had no idea his grisly discovery would unravel a murderous spree that spanned across nine years.


UPDATE | Sixth suspect arrested for drowning, burning body of grandmother accused of witchcraft

2020-03-22 10:56

A sixth suspect has been arrested for the brutal murder of an elderly woman who was accused of witchcraft in Sterkspruit in the Eastern Cape.

Woman confesses to killing husband

2020-03-05 15:09

Tired of being abused by her policeman husband, a South Coast woman took the law into her own hands and paid a traditional healer R2 000 to have him killed.

Mandy Wiener: How the criminal justice system failed Tazne

2020-02-25 06:02

It's evident that authorities released him into society before he should have been and that once he was released, they lost track of his whereabouts, writes Mandy Wiener.

OPINION | Tazne van Wyk: Poverty of our political system is what killed her in the end

2020-02-24 10:44

The reality is the politicians are the biggest beneficiaries of this system of poverty. Poverty is what keeps politicians in power, writes Wesley Fester

Body of missing Tazne van Wyk, 8, found in drain outside Worcester

2020-02-20 07:25

The body of Tazne van Wyk, 8, who went missing two weeks ago, has been found in a stormwater pipe outside Worcester, Western Cape police confirmed on Thursday morning.

Mother accused of strangling baby granted R1 000 bail

2020-02-17 18:42

A Durban woman who is accused of strangling what is believed to be a newborn baby, is granted bail in the Durban Magistrate's Court.

Police officer arrested over family massacre in KZN

2020-02-16 14:45

A police officer is the second person to be arrested in connection with an orchestrated hit that claimed the lives of a family of six in Mpumalanga, Hammarsdale, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Fochsville pupil stabbed, killed near school

2020-02-08 12:28

The child is the fifth Gauteng pupil to die this week.

Mom, pregnant friend gunned down in Cape Town double murder

2020-02-04 19:22

Leads are being chased in the investigation into a double murder of two women – one reportedly a mother of three and the other pregnant – shot dead in Cape Town.

Police team awarded for cracking Uyinene Mrwetyana case

2020-01-27 13:13

A police team has been recognised for cracking the investigation into the disappearance of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana and tracking down her rapist and killer, Luyanda Botha.

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