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WATCH: Woman uses small child to steal cellphone in supermarket

CCTV footage has emerged of a young girl pick-pocketing cellphones at two supermarkets in Cape Town, seemingly egged on by at least one adult woman. Watch.

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WATCH: Joburg woman fights off armed assailants

This woman bravely fought off three assailants in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, on Monday afternoon.

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PICS: Car stolen in 1979, set to be reunited with owner 38 years later

2017-09-01 19:49

A blue Peugeot 104 stolen in 1979 is being reunited with its owner 38 years later. French police pulled it, in surprisingly good shape from a murky swamp.

WATCH: Thief tries to steal dollhouse, gives up after it won't fit into her car's boot

2017-08-07 11:47

CCTV captured a woman attempting to steal a dollhouse, worth the equivalent of R13 000, at a rental warehouse in Kingsport. Fortunately, the thief misjudged her boot space...

GTA: Police race to close stolen supercar pipeline

2017-06-22 07:45

Dozens of supercars including Lamborghinis, Porsches and BMWs have been stolen from the streets of Britain and shipped to Thailand in a complex scam.

SA Victims of Crime survey: How hijackers, car thieves operate

2017-02-17 09:31

A survey of around 30 000 South Africans provides details of how thieves break into cars, steal vehicles and what time they hit their victims, reports Stats SA.

Naked 'hijack doll' in road - real version in SA?

2017-02-14 12:07

Road safety group Arrive Alive tweeted an image of a naked woman attempting to distract a truck driver on the N17 in Gauteng as part of a new hijacking tactic.

Half of online theft victims get money back - research

2017-01-30 11:16

Only half of the victims of online financial cybercrimes are likely to retrieve their money back, according to latest research by global security company Kaspersky Lab.

Suspect arrested in JPMorgan, Dow Jones data theft case

2016-12-16 15:10

A 32-year-old American has been arrested in connection with a massive theft of customer data from JP Morgan Chase and Dow Jones.

AU diplomat robbed, left stranded in Kenya

2016-08-31 14:47

A senior official with the African Union is stranded in Kenya after his travel documents and confidential files went missing in Nairobi during the just ended international conference, a report says.

 

10 red flags of employee theft in a company

2017-10-04 04:30

Whether it’s money, time, or goods, theft by employees can cripple a company. Here are the signs that managers should pay attention to.

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Most corruption complaints in SA come from schools - Corruption Trends Report

Corruption Watch recently released the 2017 Analysis of Corruption Trends Report in South Africa. The number of complaints about corruption has risen to 2 744 - a significant 9.5% increase from the 2016 report. Watch for more.

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Fiery Aston Martin Vulcan, 'Baby Driver'... 5 car clips you shouldn't miss

2017-08-08 07:42

From a ferocious Aston Martin Vulcan, to sideways action in a Nissan GT-R, here are some car clips you shouldn't miss.

Boy, 10, caught 4 times in 6 weeks for stealing cars

2017-07-22 18:00

A 10-year-old Florida boy described by police as "flashy" cut off his ankle monitor the day after being charged with stealing a car and stole another vehicle...

Phone app nabs Coachella festival cell phone thief

2017-04-19 12:08

A thief who made off with cell phones belonging to more than 100 people at the Coachella music festival in California may want to consider a new line of work.

Naked woman 'may have been involved in another hijacking' - Arrive Alive

2017-02-16 12:42

Remember the 'naked hijacker'? Arrive Alive reveals that she has since been identified and 'worked together with others in an attempt to hijack a truck'.

Turk gets 8 years in jail in $55m theft in ATM hacks

2017-02-13 11:27

A Turkish computer hacker who helped steal $55m from ATM machines in dozens of countries using data from credit card issuers has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

Woman nearly carjacked after stopping for 'hijack doll' in road

2017-01-26 07:46

A sheriff's office says a woman narrowly escaped being carjacked after spotting what she thought was a child sitting in the middle of a road. A similar tactic is employed by criminals in SA...

Hijacking hotspots in SA: Joburg, Pretoria, Cape Town & Durban

2016-11-22 17:36

The National Hijack Prevention Academy has released a list of hijacking-hotspots in some major SA cities. Do you have any carjacking hotspots in your area?

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WATCH: Thief stashes phone in the seat of her pants

Thief slips cell phone into her pants at a Nelspruit business, returns days later.

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