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.

Two killed, six injured in drive-by shooting in Melville

2020-01-01 08:14

Gauteng police have launched a manhunt after two women were killed and six people were injured in a drive-by shooting in Melville, Johannesburg in the early hours of New Year's Day.

ANCYL leader from KwaZulu-Natal killed in alleged domestic violence attack

2019-12-17 14:02

The ANC Youth League in KwaZulu-Natal is reeling after one of its provincial executive members was shot and killed by her boyfriend in the Thokozani area in Cramond.

Man arrested after fatal Pretoria shopping centre shooting

2019-12-02 15:03

Police have arrested a man for allegedly killing a person at the Menlyn Maine shopping centre in Pretoria.

UPDATE | Man in custody following alleged 'road rage' shooting in Bryanston

2019-11-26 09:39

Police have confirmed they are investigating a case of attempted murder following a shooting in Bryanston Drive in Randburg.


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.

From #AmINext to xenophobia, the stories that rocked SA in 2019

2020-01-01 07:21

From ongoing attacks on women and children, to the apparent targeting of foreign nationals and the deployment of the army to the Cape Flats – violence grabbed the major headlines in South Africa in 2019.

KZN police foil robbery, arrest 10 after shootout

2019-12-17 13:58

A group of armed men who robbed a supermarket in Harding, KwaZulu-Natal, have been arrested following a gunfight with police.

Advocate shot dead at petrol station in Cape Town

2019-12-02 10:37

A Cape Town lawyer has been shot dead in an apparent hit at a petrol station in Mitchells Plain.

Businessman shot dead outside his home in Port Elizabeth

2019-11-12 13:33

An Eastern Cape businessman and a woman were gunned down outside his house in Port Elizabeth in the early hours of Monday, according to police.

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