15 gunmen and 71 AK-47 cartridges: Gang escapes without cash in failed Mpumalanga heist

2020-03-27 13:35

Seventy-one AK47 cartridges have been recovered following a failed cash-in-transit heist in Mpumalanga.

Three men killed in Germiston shooting at traffic light

2020-03-06 15:16

Three men have been killed in a shooting in Germiston.

Cash-in-transit guard shot in head, firearms stolen but no money taken

2020-02-13 14:42

A security guard has been critically wounded following a cash-in-transit heist on the N3 Highway near the Leondale Road turnoff in Spruitview, Gauteng.

Two more suspects arrested for murder of Diepsloot police captain

2020-01-22 11:48

Two men believed to be involved in the killing of a Diepsloot police officer have been arrested.

Alexandra residents call on police to arrest officer after bystander killed during shootout with hijackers

2020-01-17 12:01

Alexandra residents are demanding the arrest of a SAPS officer after a woman was killed and a man injured during a shootout between police and hijackers.

Baby among five people gunned down in separate shootings in 24 hours in Durban

2020-01-16 12:04

Five people, including a baby, have been shot and killed in 24 hours in separate incidents in KwaZulu-Natal.

School principal gunned down while on the phone next to Golden Highway

2020-01-10 19:29

The principal of a school in Orange Farm, Gauteng, has been gunned down mere kilometres from his school after he stopped on the side of the road.

Newtown shooting: MEC to investigate why police left designated posts unmanned - report

2020-01-05 14:46

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Faith Mazibuko will investigate why metro police were not at designated posts, which could have prevented the Newtown shootings on New Year's Eve, according to reports.

Night vigil for Melville shooting: 'We are not going to hide behind high walls'

2020-01-02 13:05

Negatives attitudes and fear around a deadly shooting at popular Melville restaurant Poppy's have inspired two psychologists to organise a night vigil for the local community.

Poppy's restaurant owner expresses shock over fatal drive-by shooting in Melville

2020-01-01 13:36

The owner of Melville restaurant Poppy's has expressed shock at the fatal drive-by shooting which occurred outside her premises in the early hours of New Year's Day.


Arrest made in connection with Khayelitsha mass shooting

2020-03-09 15:24

A 32-year-old suspect has been arrested in connection with the killing of seven people in Khayelitsha, according to police.

WATCH | At least 9 killed in Germany shisha bar shootings

2020-02-20 09:36

At least nine people have been killed in shootings targeting shisha bars in Germany that sparked a huge manhunt overnight before the suspected gunman was found dead in his home.

Thai mall shooting survivors tracked killer via CCTV

2020-02-10 10:52

In a fourth-floor toilet of the Terminal 21 mall, shoppers jammed cubicle doors against the entrance to keep out a Thai soldier on a shooting spree, tracing his movements through fragments of CCTV passed on by friends on the outside.

Man accused of shooting his wife and son while in hospital

2020-01-21 17:02

A 51-year-old man is facing two attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting his wife and son in the casualty ward of St Rita's Hospital in Limpopo.

Specialised detective unit assigned to investigate New Year's shootings in Melville, Newtown

2020-01-17 11:35

A specialised detective unit of the South African Police Service, the Organised Crime Component, has been assigned to investigate the Melville and Newtown New Year's shootings.

Gunmen kill 3 KZN minibus taxi passengers, including schoolgirl in uniform and baby

2020-01-16 12:02

Three passengers, including a schoolgirl and a baby, have been killed and four others were injured after a group of armed men opened fire on a minibus taxi on the MR423 in Craiglea, KwaZulu-Natal.

Man arrested for shooting at cops during murder investigation

2020-01-06 16:50

A 33-year-old man has been arrested for shooting at police officials while they were investigating a murder in Plessislaer, KwaZulu-Natal.

Inside the Melville shooting: What we know so far

2020-01-05 07:32

A deadly shooting just an hour into the new year in Melville, Johannesburg has left residents rattled.

E-hailing taxi driver attacked, shot by hijackers in Durban

2020-01-01 20:20

An e-hailing taxi driver has been shot and injured after he was attacked by a gang of hijackers in Durban, according to KwaZulu-Natal police.

11 people wounded in New Year's Day shooting at Mary Fitzgerald Square

2020-01-01 11:57

Eleven people have been wounded in a shooting incident at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, just two hours after a separate shooting incident in which two people were killed in Melville, Johannesburg.

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