Ngcobo massacre: Four taken in for questioning

2018-02-23 12:43

Four people have been taken in for questioning in connection with the murder of five police officers and a former soldier in Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape.

5 cops, soldier killed in attack at Eastern Cape police station

2018-02-21 08:08

Five police officers and one off-duty soldier have been killed after a group of men attacked the Ngcobo police station between Mthatha and Queenstown in the Eastern Cape.

Fourteen killed in Brazil nightclub shootout

2018-01-27 20:42

At least 14 people have been killed in a shootout at a nightclub in Fortaleza, in northeastern Brazil, in a scene described as a 'brutal massacre.

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.


Ngcobo massacre: No rest for high-level task team as they search for the gunmen

2018-02-22 12:13

A high-level task team has been working through the night, looking for clues and analysing evidence that could lead them to the gunmen who killed five police officers and a former soldier in Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape.

9 suspected robbers killed in shootout with KZN police

2018-02-06 11:01

Nine alleged robbers have been killed in a shootout with police in Mpophomeni and on the N3 near the Mariannhill Toll Plaza, according to police.

Chicago police: Woman shot while streaming live on Facebook

2018-01-03 09:47

Chicago police say a 27-year-old woman was wounded in a shooting that occurred while she was streaming on Facebook Live.

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.

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