US synagogue massacre led to string of attack plots

2019-10-22 11:24

At least 12 white supremacists have been arrested on allegations of plotting, threatening or carrying out anti-Semitic attacks in the US since the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue nearly one year ago, a Jewish civil rights group reported.

Two arrested for murder of Burgersfort councillor who spoke out about VBS scandal

2019-10-21 12:17

Two people have been arrested for the murder of a Limpopo ward councillor who was shot dead in his car outside his restaurant in Tubatse, near Burgersfort, last year.

Port Elizabeth boy, 5, fights for his life after getting caught in crossfire

2019-10-08 13:53

A five-year-old boy is fighting for his life after a stray bullet hit him in the stomach in a shooting in Helenvale, Port Elizabeth, according to Eastern Cape police.

WATCH | Suspected 'Rolex gang' members involved in Sandton shootout, hijacking

2019-10-04 13:50

Police are on the hunt for three suspected 'Rolex gang' members after a shootout and hijacking in Sandton. Watch.

Police launch manhunt after PE girl, 6, shot in the head

2019-09-24 11:02

Police in Port Elizabeth have launched a manhunt for those involved in a shooting that left a six-year-old girl injured by a stray bullet.

IPID investigating incident after off-duty anti-gang unit member shot dead in Franschhoek

2019-08-18 12:11

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating an incident in Franschhoek, Western Cape after an off-duty anti-gang unit member was shot and killed.

Multiple dead after shooting at Walmart store in Texas: official

2019-08-03 22:10

A shooting at a shopping mall in the US state of Texas on Saturday caused up to 20 casualties, and three suspects were in custody, authorities said.

KZN councillor's child, 11, injured after apparent assassination attempt

2019-07-16 11:27

An 11-year-old child has been injured in the neck, apparently after four men attempted to assassinate her father on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.

SA pilot who flew for Qatar Airways dies in hospital after Cape Town shooting

2019-07-02 08:51

Condolences have been pouring in for a South African pilot who died in hospital over the weekend, following a shooting in Melkbosstrand in Cape Town in which he lost his leg.

Two men shot and killed minutes apart in Blackheath, Cape Town

2019-06-11 13:53

Two men have been shot dead within minutes of each other at separate locations in Blackheath in Cape Town.


EXCLUSIVE | Meyersdal 'hit': Dad of 'gentle giant' bodybuilder counted 11 bullet holes

2019-10-22 10:06

Johan Reed, 34, who died in an apparent hit while sitting in his car outside the Virgin Active in Meyersdal, had as many as 11 bullet holes in his body, his father says.

'I know my son didn’t do this' - mom of Elsies River massacre accused says son was at home

2019-10-18 15:03

The mother of one of two men accused of the bloodbath which led to the death of three children and a teenager in a shack in Elsies River last month, hopes new information will clear his name.

Police search for gunmen who shot man in head at popular Athlone nightclub

2019-10-08 09:10

Cape Town police are searching for gunmen who shot a patron at Club Galaxy in Athlone over the weekend.

Man suspected of killing Philippi cops dies in shootout

2019-09-24 16:59

A 29-year-old man suspected of being part of the killing of two law enforcement officers earlier this month in Philippi has been shot dead by members of the Special Task Force.

'He was always the protector' - wife mourns her detective husband, allegedly killed by partner

2019-08-22 16:25

When Sergeant David Hoffman died in front of his wife Ashley, she lost the man who had been her 'protector' since she was six years old.

A controversial video of Trump laughing at a proposal to 'shoot' migrants is resurfacing amid two shootings in the US

2019-08-05 05:49

Trump smirked and joked as a crowd member said "shoot them" in response to how Border Patrol are to control migrants without violence.

Two Johannesburg high school pupils in hospital after shooting in Lenasia

2019-07-16 12:00

Two high school pupils are in hospital after they were shot at outside MH Joosub Technical Secondary in Lenasia.

Police hunt for people of interest in Philippi murders, multiple rewards offered

2019-07-13 14:47

A reward has been offered for information on people of interest in connection with the recent murder cases in Philippi East, in which 13 people were killed.

Police shoot and kill man during attempted CIT heist, 9 suspects still on the run

2019-06-28 12:55

Mpumalanga police are searching for nine suspects following a foiled cash-in-transit heist in Boschfontein, in which one suspect was shot and killed.

4 killed in political gun battle in India

2019-06-09 18:07

A gun battle between supporters of India's ruling right-wing party and a regional rival has killed four people in West Bengal, police have said, as violence raged in the tinderbox state.

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