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02/22/2018 09:32 AM
Lavender Hill teen stabbed to death
A Lavender Hill teenager’s naked body was found sprawled on a pavement on Wednesday morning.

02/22/2018 07:55 AM
UK terror threat warning after couple abducted in KZN
A South African-British couple reportedly abducted in northern KZN sparked a warning from the UK of a terrorist threat posed by Isis-linked extremists.

02/21/2018 08:30 PM
Marikana man was 'hacked with panga', brutally shot
Sabata Petros Chale died a horrible death in Marikana, the North West High Court heard, with a witness saying he was repeatedly hacked and then shot.

02/21/2018 07:27 PM
PICS: Missing search-and-rescue dog Olive found unharmed
Award-winning Eastern Cape police dog Olive, which went missing near Mthatha at the weekend, has been found.

02/21/2018 06:38 PM
Numsa to head to Concourt to defend rights of 'abused' members
Numsa said it would go to the Constitutional Court to defend the rights of workers it says are systematically abused by labour brokers.

02/21/2018 05:05 PM
Gauteng teen found with more than R40k in fake notes
A high school pupil in Ekurhuleni was found in possession of thousands of rands in fake bank notes, Gauteng police said.

02/21/2018 04:38 PM
Bribery case against Trollip to continue after accuser appoints attorney
A former DA activist, who accused Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip of offering her a bribe, has finally appointed an attorney.

02/21/2018 03:17 PM
Fatal attacks on #Ngcobo police a 'national tragedy'
The killing of six Ngcobo police officers in the Eastern Cape should be considered a national tragedy, said parliament’s police portfolio committee.

02/21/2018 02:20 PM
Businessman gunned down at home in Limpopo
Three armed men shot and killed a Polokwane businessman at his Flora Park home in front of his son, Limpopo police said on Wednesday.

02/21/2018 12:10 PM
Marikana men drank blood of their victim, court hears
"They dipped their fingers in his blood, some scooped it with their hand and drank it, they also put it in a bottle and left with it," an eyewitness told North West High Court.

02/21/2018 11:56 AM
I was whipped and sexually assaulted in rehab, says gay addict
A recovering drug addict claims he was sexually assaulted by two fellow clients at a Cape Flats rehabilitation centre to punish him for being gay.

02/21/2018 10:50 AM
Hunt those barbaric criminals, says Mbalula after Ngcobo cop killings
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula will visit the Ngcobo Police Station following the murders of five police officers and a retired soldier.

02/21/2018 10:30 AM
World champion Magwaca's career hangs in balance after shooting
Professional boxer Mzuvukile Magwaca, who was shot during a robbery at his home in Khayelitsha last month, is learning to walk again.

02/21/2018 10:00 AM
Dead teen's mom pursues case against Metrorail
The mother of a Steenberg teen who died after jumping out of a moving train has opened a case against Metrorail.

02/21/2018 10:00 AM
Cape Town's CCTV cameras result in 29 criminal cases a month
There are 577 cameras across the city being monitored by metro police, which record footage that aids SAPS officers in their investigations.

02/21/2018 09:35 AM
Winnie Rusts's murderer regrets killing 'second mom'
Convicted murderer Nigel Plaatjies regrets having a hand in the murder of Afrikaans author Winnie Rust, whom he viewed as his second mother.

02/21/2018 08:36 AM
Six cops gunned down
Police have launched a manhunt for a gang that killed five officers in the Eastern Cape and the killers of a Metro Policeman in Durban

02/20/2018 08:31 PM
Fourteen nabbed for licence fraud in North West
Fourteen people were arrested for alleged drivers' licence fraud in the North West, the Hawks said on Tuesday.

02/20/2018 07:59 PM
Activist was not at Marikana West when victim was attacked, court told
Forum 4 Service Delivery (F4SD) councillor Napoleon Webster was not at the crime scene when Sabata Petros Chale was killed.

02/20/2018 05:29 PM
Rape survivor Andy Kawa suing police for R5.8m
Almost eight years after a brutal attack that lasted 16 hours, rape survivor and Gauteng businesswoman Andy Kawa was back in Port Elizabeth.