Police hunt for killer of toddler in PE

2017-11-19 12:59

A manhunt has been launched to track down an apparent gang member who killed a 2-year-old boy in Helenvale, police said on Sunday.

Nzimande: SACP wants inquiry into Hani's murder

2017-11-18 21:34

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has called for an official inquest into the circumstances surrounding the murder of former leader Chris Hani.

Mbalula vows to end gang rule in Nelson Mandela Bay

2017-11-18 13:43

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has met with the community leaders of Helenvale, Port Elizabeth, an area engulfed by drugs and gangster violence.

Mother killed, son airlifted after home invasion in Brakpan

2017-11-18 10:32

Police have launched a manhunt for at least three armed robbers who allegedly shot a mother and her son in Brakpan during a house robbery.

Robbery at Durban home of Consul-General of India

2017-11-17 17:29

Police are investigating a case of robbery after the house of the Consul-General of India in Durban had been ransacked by eight armed suspects, police say.

KZN farmer, 65, fights off bush knife-wielding attacker

2017-11-17 14:44

A 65-year-old farmer who fought off a bush knife-wielding attacker is nursing his wounds in hospital following a farm attack on his farm in Paddock, south of KwaZulu-Natal, say police.

Jayde Panayiotou's murderers don't deserve the peacefulness of death - sister

2017-11-17 13:29

In an emotional address in court, Jayde Panayiotou's sister Toni Inggs has described how the family’s world had fallen apart, and how she would never be able to forgive Christopher Panayiotou.

Trump breaks sexual assault silence to slam Democrat accused of groping

2017-11-17 11:02

After days of silence about a series of sexual misconduct scandals roiling the United States, President Donald Trump has weighed in, bashing a leading Democrat now under investigation.

Drug lords must face harsher punishments

2017-11-17 11:01

I have witnessed families torn apart by drug addiction, living in fear of rabid family members in need of their next fix. This is why I aggressively support increasing penalties for drug dealers, writes Herman Mashaba.

2 convicted of murder for Vryheid farm attack

2017-11-17 09:41

Two men have been convicted of murder, kidnapping and robbery with aggravating circumstances following a farm attack earlier this month in Eensgevonden in Vryheid, say police.


Man shot dead in front of wife and son during robbery

2017-11-18 22:38

A 55-year-old man was gunned down in front of his wife and son in Douglasdale in Fourways, Sandton.

KZN cops hunt for kidnapped 7-year-old girl

2017-11-18 15:50

The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit are searching for a seven-year-old child who was allegedly kidnapped in the Umbilo area.

Heavily armed men gun down five people in shopping complex

2017-11-18 11:29

A group of heavily armed gunmen shot and killed five people and injured two more when they stormed the Vulindlela shopping complex in KwaDlangezwa near Empangeni, police say.

Corpse and robbers: 5 in court for stealing from mortuary

2017-11-17 20:13

Four men and a woman have appeared in the Welkom Magistrate's Court for robbing a mortuary in Thabong, Free State police say.

Security guards assaulted with rifles in botched cash-in-transit heist

2017-11-17 14:44

Two security guards have been seriously injured in a botched cash-in-transit heist on the N4 between Nelspruit and Matsulu in Mpumalanga on Friday morning.

Teenager set alight in Edendale

2017-11-17 13:59

A 19-year-old from Edendale was left fighting for his life after he was allegedly doused with a flammable liquid — believed to be petrol — and set alight.

'Red Zone' declared after attempted robbery of ambulance crew

2017-11-17 11:30

Ambulances entering the Mfuleni area in Cape Town are being escorted by police, after it was declared a "red zone" following an attempted armed robbery of a crew as they entered the local day hospital.

Police officer killed, 2 others wounded in KZN

2017-11-17 11:02

Two police officers have been shot and wounded in Inanda, while another was killed in Eshowe, say KwaZulu-Natal police.

AS IT HAPPENED: No parole for Chris Hani killer Janusz Walus

2017-11-17 10:30

Justice Minister Michael Masutha has announced his decision to deny Chris Hani's killer Janusz Walus parole, saying his application 'was not approved'.

Suspected car thieves arrested after Pretoria shootout

2017-11-16 22:25

Three men have been arrested following a shootout that ensued after they allegedly tried to steal a car from a church in Waterkloof, Pretoria, say police.

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