KZN ANCYL leader 'brutally assassinated in front of family'

2017-11-23 10:33

An ANC Youth League deputy secretary in KwaZulu-Natal's Moses Mabhida Region has been shot dead, the provincial ANCYL has said.

Ex-cop who shot unarmed black teen had history of aggression

2017-11-10 13:24

A white former suburban Dallas police officer fired and charged with murder after killing an unarmed black teen has a long history of hostile and aggressive behaviour, according to court records.

Girl, 15, survives being shot 9 times by burglars in Muldersdrift

2017-11-09 11:45

A 15-year-old girl has survived after she was attacked and shot nine times by a group of men at their home in Driefontein, in Muldersdrift, police have said.

Woman, 77, shot dead while asleep in her bedroom

2017-11-02 18:57

A 77-year-old woman has been shot dead while asleep in her bedroom in her home in Feni Village, Centane, police have said.

Gunman killed, police wounded in dramatic mall shootout

2017-10-31 12:18

Two policemen have been wounded, two suspects arrested and a third suspect killed in a dramatic shootout at Kyalami Corner in Midrand.

KZN family massacre accused appears in court

2017-10-17 15:10

A 24-year-old KwaZulu-Natal man has appeared in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court on charges relating to the massacre of a family of five in Marianhill.

Judgment reserved in bail hearing of alleged Lichtenburg gunman

2017-10-12 11:50

The Lichtenburg Magistrate's Court has reserved judgment in the case of Jaco du Plooy, who allegedly shot and killed 15-year-old Joseph Tshukudu.

Suspect in KZN family massacre shot dead during arrest attempt

2017-10-12 10:14

A man suspected to have been involved in the Mariannhill massacre, in which five relatives were shot dead last week, has been killed while police tried to arrest him.

Hotel worker warned of shooter before Las Vegas massacre

2017-10-12 05:19

A maintenance worker says he told hotel dispatchers to call police and report a gunman had opened fire inside Mandalay Bay before the shooter began firing from his high-rise suite into a crowd at a musical performance.

Man hands himself in after allegedly opening fire on Lichtenburg protesters, killing boy

2017-10-11 08:00

A 46-year-old man has handed himself over to police after he allegedly opened fire on a group of protesters, killing a 15-year-old boy in Lichtenburg in the North West.


3 dead, 6 wounded in rare shooting in China

2017-11-22 10:10

Three people have been shot dead and six others wounded in a rare episode of gun violence in China, police have said, adding they were hunting for a number of suspects.

Girl, 2, shot in mouth - latest child victim in Cape Town shootings

2017-11-10 11:14

Police say a toddler has been shot and a man has been killed in a shooting in Elsies River, a suburb east of Cape Town which has been the centre of recent gang wars.

Boy who was struck by hunter's stray bullet as newborn dies at age 3

2017-11-03 10:10

A 3-year-old Pennsylvania boy who was struck by a hunter's stray bullet as a newborn and was blinded and struggled with health issues afterward has died.

3 killed in Colorado Walmart shooting, suspect sought

2017-11-02 11:44

Two men and a woman have been killed in a shooting inside a suburban Denver Walmart that forced customers to either hide or flee.

10 killed after dramatic shootout, crash in KZN

2017-10-31 11:45

An apparent taxi-related assassination in KwaZulu-Natal that led to a car accident has claimed the lives of 10 people in the Ladysmith area, police have said.

Mom of 2 boys was one of Stellenbosch club shooting victims

2017-10-15 08:20

One of the victims caught in the crossfire of a Stellenbosch club shooting on Saturday was a mother of two from Kuils River, who was celebrating a friend's birthday party.

'I am innocent, not violent' - alleged Lichtenburg gunman

2017-10-12 11:30

The alleged gunman who handed himself over to police after he allegedly opened fire on a group of protesters, killing a 15-year-old Lichtenburg boy and wounding two others, has said he was only defending his life and believes he will be exonerated.

'I will never hear his voice again' - distraught mom of slain Lichtenburg boy

2017-10-12 06:34

The parents of a 15-year-old Lichtenburg boy who was shot dead during a protest have opened up about their son's killing.

Hotel questions revised timeline of Las Vegas massacre

2017-10-11 14:04

A day after authorities revised the timeline of events on the night of the Las Vegas mass shooting, the hotel where the gunman was staying is casting doubt on the changes

SAPS could make or break SA - here's why

2017-10-10 08:40

If we can’t turn the South African Police Service (SAPS) into a professional and clean crime-fighting and peace-keeping machine, our future will still be very dark, writes Max du Preez.

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