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polokwane shoprite

Polokwane man dares to jump off Shoprite roof after shooting girlfriend [video]

After he allegedly shot his girlfriend and child, this man attempted to take his own life by jumping off the rooftop of a Shoprite in Polokwane. Read More
pretoria shopkeeper

Pretoria shopkeeper robbery-murder footage leaks on social media [video]

This Pretoria shopkeeper befriended a pack fo wolves who were out for blood. Read More
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Watch: Lenasia jewellery store robbery caught on CCTV [video]

A jewellery store was robbed in Lenasia, JHB. Here is footage of the incident that was captured on CCTV. Read More
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Underworld crackdown: Anti-Gang officer charged with corruption

The Anti-Gang Unit member is alleged to have been the mole in the police’s efforts to combat gang violence in Cape Town. Read More
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Watch: Hillbrow blood-curdling murder caught on CCTV [video]

Multiple robberies and a blood-curdling murder-robbery — all caught on CCTV — made for a bloody weekend in Hillbrow, JHB. Read More
nafiz modack arrest

Watch: The moment police arrested Nafiz Modack [video]

Nafiz Modack and three others were cornered and nabbed in Centuy City, after a dramatic high-speed car chase. Read More
pietermaritzburg prison

Pietermaritzburg prison break: Police release fugitive mugshots

16 Pietermaritzburg fugitives are still at large and police have released their mugshots. Read More
atlantis mass shooting

Atlantis mass shooting: Eight struck in broad daylight ambush

At least eight people were struck in a broad daylight mass shooting in Atlantis, Western Cape, today. Read More
macassar cash in transit

Watch: Robbers take down cash truck in Macassar [video]

Onlookers watched on in horro as this money truck was taken down by armed robbers in Macassar this morning. Read More
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Greytown traditional healer gets life for rape

A traditional healer from Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal, will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping a patient. Read More
farouk meyer

Farouk Meyer: More details surface on his violent death

The gory details of how Farouk Meyer was murdered have been revealed. Read More
bethelsdorp dawn park

Pietermaritzburg prisoners escape after brazen ambush

At least 22 prisoners are still on the run in Pietermaritzburg after a correctional services bus was ambush by AK47-wielding gunmen. Here’s what we know: Read More
naadira vanker

Naadira Vanker: Body of kidnapped Lenasia teacher found

Naadira Vanker’s body was found in Phumla Mqashi, on Wednesday morning, six days after she was kidnapped from her home. Read More
farouk meyer

A score settled? – Farouk Meyer killed in violent ambush

Farouk Meyer was killed outside of his auto spares shop in Eldorado Park. His killers are still at large. Read More
lindani myeni hawaii

Lindani Myeni: Wife vows to pursue charges against Hawaii police

Lindani Myeni’s body has yet to be repatriated to South Africa. His wife, Lindsey, is taking Honolulu police to court for wrongful death. Read More
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Tshegofatso Pule: WhatsApp texts paint Ntuthuko Shoba as deadbeat

Ntuthuko Shoba wanted nothing to do with Tshegofatso Pule and her baby, according to WHatsApp texts revealed in court. Read More
khayelitsha hijacking

Watch: Khayelitsha driver escapes brazen hijacking attempt [video]

Three gun-wielding men from Khayelitsha tried to hijack this driver in broad daylight. Read More
nathaniel mbele

Death of Nathaniel Mbele exposes homophobia epidemic in SA

Nathaniel Mbele’s death is proof that South Africa is dealing with a deep-rooted homphobia epidemic. Read More
lufuno mavhunga

Lufuno Mavhunga bully charged with assault [video]

The teen who was seen beating up Lufuno Mavhunga in that viral clip has been arrested and charged with assault. Read More
andile lulu ntuthela

Andile ‘Lulu’ Ntuthela: Sordid details surface on brutal murder

Andile ‘Lulu’ Ntuthela was found in a shallow grave, butchered and torched. The motive? He chose to live his truth. Read More
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eNCA film crew robbed in Khayelitsha – Here’s what we know [video]

Reporter Monique Mortlock and her eNCA crew were robbed in broad daylight in Khayelitsha, shortly after a live televised broadcast. Read More
ram courier

Watch: RAM courier driver daringly escapes ambush [video]

This RAM courier driver used insane driving skills to escape an ambush in Randburg, Gauteng. Read More
dr tumi

Dr Tumi and wife slammed with R1.5m fraud charges

Dr Tumi, a righteous man of God, may have fallen to the allure of the cookie jar. Read More
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Kolonnade Centre evacuated following bomb threat

SAPS’ bomb suwad has cordoned off the area around Kolonnade Centre following a bomb threat. Read More
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Watch: Cash-in-transit van robbed in KZN [video]

This is video footage of the cash-in-transit heist that was reported in uMhlathuze, near Nkandla KZN. Read More
white river police

Watch: Mpumalanga farmer assaulted inside White River police station [video]

A Mpumalanga farmer was assaulted inside the White River Police Station and the officers watched on with their arms folded. Read More
njabulo khumalo

Njabulo Khumalo: FSCA raises red flags on alleged Forex fraudster

Multiple victims have come forward accusing Njabulo Khumalo and his Mega Wealth Capital of fraud. Read More
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Sharing clips of alleged Ekurhuleni serial rapist could land you in jail

You could receive a one-year prison sentence if you shared the viral clip of the alleged Ekurhuleni serial rapist on social media. Read More
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Alleged Ekurhuleni serial rapist finally captured [video]

A man believed to be the notorious Ekurhuleni serial rapist has been caught. It’s believed he is the scarface man who kidnapped Little Amahle. Read More
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SAPS officer faces attempted murder for allegedly shooting student

A SAPS officer has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting a student in the leg. Read More
vincenzo pietropaolo

Vincenzo Pietropaolo: Unmasking Bank of Athens’ family killer

The Gauteng High Court judge described Vincenzo Pietropaolo as a cold-hearted and pathological liar who has shown no remorse for killing his father and wife. Read More
eastern cape health fraud

Senior EC health official pleads guilty to fraud

Baxolile Ngoloyi pleaded guilty to defrauding the Eastern Cape’s Dept of Health of more than R350 000. Read More
ntuthuko shoba

DENIED: Court throws out Ntuthuko Shoba bail application

Ntuthuko Shoba will remain in custody until his trial begins. Read More
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Fake vaccine syndicate with SA links nabbed by Interpol

Fake vaccine doses are a reality law enforcement has to nip in the bud as soon as possible, Interpol warned. Read More
free state

Lyke Ikachuku: Bail hearing looms for alleged sex trafficker

Lyke Ikachuku’s status as a foreign national could pose him as a flight risk. Read More
nelspruit

Nelspruit police in search of man who escaped through hospital window

A 37-year-old notorious robbery suspect escaped police custody in hospital. Nelspruit police are probing the guards who were on duty on that Saturday morning. Read More
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Etwatwa serial rapist: More details surface on suspect

The suspect has struck three times in Crystal Park, in the last three weeks. Read More
honeydew hijacking

Watch: Honeydew Mustang hijacking caught on CCTV [video]

A Honeydew motorist was hijacked as he pulled into his driveway, on Sunday morning. Read More
bethelsdorp contact crimes south africa

Five teens struck in Mitchell’s Plain drive-by shooting

Tensions are high in Beacon Valley, Mitchell’s Plain, where five teens were gunned down in a drive-by shooting. Two died and three others were seriously injured. Read More
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Ekurhuleni serial rapist eludes police for nine years

A serial rapist is terrorising Ekurhuleni since 2012 and police are offering a cash reward for his capture. Read More
mpumlanga

Mpumalanga police ramp up search for missing woman

Tumelo Molapo has been missing since Monday. Read More
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Watch: Double assassination caught on CCTV [video]

In a split second, a regular night in the streets of Hillbrow, GP, turned into a bloody nightmare. Read More
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Selling San rock art is illegal – Hawks make an example

A 48-year-old from Port Shepstone was arrested for attempting to sell San rock art on social media. Read More
nkululeko shoba

Nkululeko Shoba: Alleged murder mastermind appears in court

Mkululeko Shoba’s case has been postponed to 1 March 2021. Read More
bushiri

Fugitive Bushiri fails attempt to flee Malawi

Shepherd Bushiri and his family tried to escape to Kenya in a private jet. Here’s what we know. Read More
bethelsdorp contact crimes south africa

Contact crimes in Q4:2020 – A picture of a deadly South Africa

October – December 2020 was the most violent year-on-year quarter in five years. Read More
zinhle mabena

Watch: CCTV footage of Zinhle Mabena alleged murder plot [video]

Isibaya actress Zinhle Mabena has been charged with masterminding the alleged murder attempt on her husband. Read More
bellville

Bellville triple murder: Police probe alleged taxi shooting

Police believe the triple murder was a result of a bubbling taxi war in Bellville. Read More
free state

A slap on the wrist for Free State fraudster

Lengoabala tricked victims into believing that he could provide them with a valid driver’s licence without the bureaucratic red tape. Read More
atteridgeville

Atteridgeville mom charged with brutal death of her kids

A 25-year-old woman from Atteridgeville is accused of burning her two daughters, aged 6 and 8, to death. Read More
lungile nxelelwa

Lungile Nxelelwa: Heartless rape-murderer gets life in jail

The face of pure evil: Lungile Nxelelwa has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the ruthless murder of his girlfriend, Keneilwe Pule. Read More
motherwell

Motherwell woman faces murder charges – Here’s what we know

A 23-year-old woman was arrested this morning for stabbing and killing a 45-year-old man from Motherwell, EC. Read More
cape town drug queen

Cape Town police arrest alleged drug queen

It took collaboration from the provincial integrated task team and national crime intelligence to build a case against the alleged drug queen. Read More
free state

Free State woman charged with boyfriend murder

A single stab wound to the chest is all it took to allegedly murder her boyfriend. The 22-year-old is due in court on Tuesday. Read More
or tambo rhino horn

OR Tambo customs intercept 63kg rhino horn destined for Malaysia

Rhino horn valued at R53.1 million was seized at OR Tambo Airport. Here’s what we know. Read More
durban theft

Kuruman teacher sentenced to six years for raping pupil

Allan Charles Reeds will spend four years in prison for raping a 12-year-old pupil. It could be less with good behaviour. Read More
insurance scam

KZN undertaker nabbed in disturbing insurance scam

The funeral parlour owner and his three accomplices will appear in a Durban court today. Read More
motherwell

Man burnt to death for stealing a cellphone

Second man in a month to be killed in mob justice in PE informal settlement. Read More
bethelsdorp contact crimes south africa

William ‘Red’ Stevens: Murder of Cape gang boss sparks fears of war

The murder of William ‘Red’ Stevens has sparked fears of an all-out gang war in Cape Town. Read More
baakens valley

PE police discover newborn dumped in Baakens Valley

Port Elizabeth police are in search of a woman who dumped a newborn baby in a black refuse bag, in Baakens Valley. Read More
mpumalanga

Mpumalanga prison break: Manhunt launched for two escapees

Mpumalanga residents are advised to take note of these two highly dangerous fugitives who broke out of custody on Tuesday. Read More
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Watch: Courier IT van robbed in Midrand [video]

If you were expecting a delivery from a Courier IT van in Midrand and surrounds, read this: Read More
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Cell C exec jailed for R64m tender scam

Mohamed Ismail Admajee allegedly robbed Cell C of R64 million in a seven-year span. Read More
komani doctor

Komani police arrest fake doctor

Komani police arrested a woman and her assistant lover for posing as a doctor for two years in Molteno. Read More
langlaagte

Langlaagte CIT heist: Police kill robbers in shootout [photo]

#Langlaagte update: Four suspects have been killed in a shootout with police. One other suspect has been arrested. Read More
woodburn mall

Watch: Woodburn Mall jewellery robbery caught on CCTV [video]

The jewellery store robbery inside Woodburn Mall was caught on CCTV. Read More
forest hill

MTN store at Forest Hill mall robbed: Two suspects arrested

Two suspects have been arrested. Three bags of cellphones and a security’s firearm was recovered. Read More
bethelsdorp contact crimes south africa

Vosloorus man charged with murder of girlfriend

A man from Vosloorus has been charged with murdering his girlfriend, who mothered their two-year-old child. Read More
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Cape Town police arrest illegal booze peddlers

Cape Town liquor traders lose R640 000 worth of alcohol and face criminal charges, police confirmed. Read More
ceres assault

Watch: Ceres police caught in viral assault clip [video]

Three Ceres officers are being probed after this assault video went viral. Read More
zenathi bekela

Motherwell family in search of missing teen

Motherwell police found Zenathi Bekela at a friend’s house, three days after she went missing. Read More
johannesburg

Johannesburg motorist kills alleged toy-gun robber

If the motorist contravened the Firearms Control Act, he might not get away with killing an alleged robber. Read More
kzn hitmen

Watch: KZN hitmen caught executing hit on CCTV [video]

Three gunmen were caught on CCTV as they dropped a hail of gunfire at a parked vehicle. Read More
gauteng

Gauteng Covid-19 efforts hampered by lockdown deviants

Gauteng police made more than 1 000 arrests this past weekend. Read More
limpopo naseem neshaam ahmed

Limpopo police in search of alleged family killer

The man, known as either Naseem or Neesham Ahmed, is wanted for allegedly killing his wife and newborn baby at a lodge in Limpopo. Read More
gateway mall

Watch: Gateway Mall jewellery store robbed [video]

A jewellery store has been robbed in Gateway Mall, Umhlanga DBN. Suspects are still at large. Read More
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KZN mom arrested for trafficking teen daughter

A 53-year-old woman will appear at the Ladysmith Magistrate’s Court for allegedly selling her daughter to a known man for R100. Read More
rape suspect

WC police release composite sketch of wanted rape suspect

This man allegedly raped a woman and is believed to be walking the streets of Cape Town’s northern suburbs. Read More
lebombo border

Lebombo border: Foreigners caught entering SA illegally [video]

More than 100 foreign nationals have been caught trying to enter South Africa illegally at the Lebombo border Read More
tembisa plaza

Watch: Tembisa Plaza armed robbery caught on CCTV

Two suspects entered a store at Tembisa Plaza and calmly grabbed every cellphone they could find. The robbery was caught on CCTV. Read More
durban theft

Durban man in court for brazen theft

A man from Durban was caught trying to steal a computer from a court office, in broad daylight. Read More
sea point

Sea Point rescuers discover a dead woman at the beach

The woman found at Sea Point Beach was wearing a pink bikini bra and black tights. Read More
mpumalanga

Royal murders: Mpumalanga police investigate two prince killings

Two princes, living 320km apart, in Mpumalanga were killed in the same manner. Read More
alcohol ban

Alcohol ban arrests: Suspects tried to bribe officers

Five suspects were arrested for breaking #AlcoholBan laws. One of them faces a further bribery charge. Read More
hloniphile baloyi

Hloniphile Baloyi: Etwatwa police still in search of missing woman

The search for Hloniphile Baloyi continues but, were Etwatwa police too late in taking on the case? Read More
cash-in-transit

Bram Fischer cash-in-transit: Suspects killed in shootout

Bram Fischer police say they plan on catching the other suspects who managed to escape, in 72 hours. Read More
klerksdorp alcohol

Klerksdorp man fined for selling booze in lockdown

The 49-year-old lost cases of alcohol worth R125 000 after the Meirngspark community tipped off police about his illegal activity. Read More
motherwell

Serial card scammer hit with more than 100 fraud charges

Wonder Mgude faces no less than 118 charges of fraud. Read More
hloniphile baloyi

Hloniphile Baloyi: Mzansi rallies behind search for missing woman

Hloniphile Baloyi has been missing for five days. Read More
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Police seize gold bars worth R61m at OR Tambo Airport

Hawks and Interpol are working in tandem to trace the origins of the gold bars confiscated at OR Tambo Airport. Read More
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Disorderly Khayelitsha cop charged with DUI [video]

This drunk Khayelitsha cop will be nursing one helluva hangover after the pummeling he received from a taxi driver. Read More
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Kuils River family seeks help finding six-year-old Zoe Snyders

Little Zoe Snyders was taken from a park near her home by an unknown couple. Here’s what we know about her disappearance. Read More
camps bay drug den

Police raid exposes drug den in Camps Bay

Two suspects were arrested and charged with running a drug operation in the opulent Camps Bay suburb. Read More
beer looters

Beer looters hit the big score with crashed liquor truck [video]

Early Christmas for looters who stumbled on a toppled beer truck at the Great Kei/ Near Kei Bridge, between Butterworth and East London. Read More
randburg intruder

Watch: Intruder caught inside Randburg property [video]

Thanks to Pierre’s home security system, the intruder was scared off. Read More
kzn murder

KZN woman faces murder for death of boyfriend

Hlalanathi Mbuyisa was found dead on the side of the N2 highway in Godlwayo, KZN. Read More
bushiri

Was Bushiri helped by SAPS? – Two officers have been arrested

A SAPS official and her husband allegedly accepted R500 000 from Bushiri. Read More
sassa

SASSA cardholders urged to be vigilant during festive season

SASSA cardholders are urged to be wary of fraudsters this festive season. Read More
crusaders

Crusaders right-wing duo gets eight years for terrorism

Two Crusaders brothers Eric and Erroll Abrahams were sentenced to eight years for attempting to overthrow the South African government. Read More
kgosi mampuru

Kgosi Mampuru: Two high-risk convicts have escaped

One of the Kgosi Mampuru convicts, Mozambican national Thabo Muyambo, was serving a life term for rape and kidnapping. Read More
kempton park

Watch: Aftermath of bloody Kempton Park shooting [video]

The Kempton Park shootout was captured on CCTV and images of the suspects, drowned in their own blood, have been released. Read More
khayelitsha mall

Cash van robbed at Khayelitsha Mall [video]

At least four victims were injured at a KFC in Khayelitsha Mall, including a teen. Read More
cit heists

Gauteng rocked by two CIT heists on Monday morning

Two CIT heists, 72km apart, were reported in the province this morning. Read More
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Border patrolmen find stolen bakkie hidden in brooms [video]

This insipid attempt at hiding an entire stolen bakkie under a load of traditional grass brooms is as South African as it gets. Read More
shepherd bushiri

Shepherd Bushiri extradition could take seven years

Shepherd Bushiri and his wife will hear the verdict on their application to have their arrest deemed constitutionally unlawful, on Monday, 14 December, at a Lilongwe high court. Read More
vereeniging

Watch: Instant karma for Vereeniging hijackers [video]

They tried to hijsck a motorist but Vereeniging police had other plans for them. Read More
germiston card scammer

Alleged Germiston card scammer attacked by mob [video]

This alleged card scammer from Germiston will be glad he was arrested. Read More
sikander kalla

Sikander Kalla kidnapped – Here’s what we know

No word has been heard from the alleged abductors of businessman Sikander Kalla. Read More
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SANDF arrest shop owner for selling army fatigue [video]

The SANDF has made it clear that army fatigue is out of fashion for the foreseeable future. Read More
cash-in-transit witkoppen

Intelligence unit launched to combat cash-in-transit heists

The specialised intelligence unit will start as early as this festive season, with plans in place to prevent money truck heists in key parts of SA. Read More
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Hartbeespoortdam hijacking syndicate taken down by police

Seven members of a Hartbeespoortdam hijacking syndicate were taken off the streets by a collaborative police effort. Read More
kwamashu

KwaMashu shop owner faces murder charges for killing looter

A KwaMashu shop owner is in court for allegedly using an illegal firearm to kill a suspected looter. Read More
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Nyanga mass shooting raises fears of an all-out taxi war

Nyanga was the scene of a mass shooting where five people linked to the taxi industry were killed and two others wounded. Read More
hawks

Hawks posers arrested for alleged fraud and corruption

Two fake Hawks members are due to appear in court for alleged fraud and corruption. Read More
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Bethelsdorp teen body found in bushes

Bethelsdorp police need your help identifying a teenage John Doe whose dead body was found in the area’s bushes. Read More
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Watch: Brakpan man stalked and robbed after ATM withdrawal [video]

This Brakpan man had no idea he was being followed, after he made a large ATM withdrawal. Read More
soweto atm

Watch: Soweto ATM guard watches on as victim is robbed [video]

This ATM guard could do nothing but watch on as a victim was robbed of his withdrawal. Read More
playschool academy

Exclusive: Playschool Academy robbed in broad daylight

Playschool Academy in Florida Park, Roodepoort, was robbed today. We spoke to the school principal and this is what she revealed: Read More
middelburg

Watch: CCTV catches Middelburg booster red-handed [video]

This booster was a little too casual in his attempt to steal at a hardware store in Middelburg, Mpumalanga. Read More
kwamashu

Free State cop investigated for shooting alleged house robbers

The officer was woken by two suspects attempting to steal his plasma TV. Read More
eastern cape

Eastern Cape pensioner lauded for biting off alleged rapist’s tongue

It didn’t take too long for Eastern Cape authorities to track down the tongueless rapist. Read More
bekkersdal

Bekkersdal CIT heist: Officer killed in encounter with robbers

Bekkersdal was hit by a brazen cash-in-transit heist where one security guard was shot and killed. Here’s what we know. Read More
limpopo

Limpopo man in court for alleged infant murder

A man from Giyani, Limpopo. is accused of hacking an infant to death with a pick handle. Read More
hawks

It’s the big one – Hawks nab four state officials

As promised, the Hawks have arrested four former state officials from Gauteng’s Health Dept. on tender fraud charges. Read More
eldorado park

Woman’s dead body found in Eldorado Park river

Eldorado Park police are looking for assistance in identifying this woman. She was found floating on a river stream. Read More
hawks

Hawks warn of ‘prominent’ arrest on Thursday

After snatching up Bushiri, his wife and another couple, the Hawks have their eyes set on an alleged Covid-19 fraudster. Read More
matthew charles dunn

Matthew Charles Dunn: Investment scammer out on bail

Matthew Charles Dunn was released on R20 000 bail. Read More
kimberley

Kimberley has a vicious rapist on the loose

Kimberley authorities fear this alleged rapist could strike again. Read More
missing children

SA police in search for these missing children

SA police are in search of these four children who’ve been missing since Thursday. Read More
sinesipho likhotsholo

Sinesipho Likhotsholo: EC woman’s dead body dumped in farm

Sinesipho Likhotsholo, a 24-year-old from Chalumna, is the latest victim of gender-based violence. Read More
forex

Bogus Forex trader gets 10 years for fraud

This bogus Forex trader milked more than R6 million from vulnerable investors. Here’s how he was caught. Read More
priscilla du toit

How Priscilla du Toit was failed by SA’s police system

Priscilla du Toit was viciously killed on this day last year. The South African police’s poor handling of her case is, in part, the reason why it remains unsolved. Read More
bethelsdorp dawn park

Dawn Park man arrested for raping his month-old baby

A father from Dawn Park, Boksburg, was caught by his wife allegedly raping his month-old baby. Read More
andre pienaar

Andre Pienaar: Senekal rioter denied bail

Andre Pienaar is said to be a danger to witnesses in his attempted murder case. This is why the Sekenal Magistrate’s Court has denied his bail application. Read More
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Stats SA manager, his daughters, killed in house fire

Gladwin Mboweni was a Stats SA District Manager, seperated from his wife for four years. So, what drove him to torch himself and his two daughters? Here’s what we know. Read More
free state farmer

Free State farmer survives horrific robbery

This Free State farmer was about to be torched alive but fortunately, he had a firearm to defend himself. Read More
hijacking attempt

Watch: Trucker survives violent hijacking attempt

This trucker’s facial expression said it all. Read More
cyril ramaphosa

SA president condemns farm murders

The president says the murder of Brendin Horner should “anger and upset every one of us.” Read More
mitchells plain

Worries mount after three Mitchells Plain girls go missing

The family of these three school pupils from Mitchells Plain are fearing the worst as the search for their whereabouts continues. Read More
fortuner

Watch: Hijacker crashes Fortuner in car chase [video]

JMPD officers forced this hicjacked Toyota Fortuner to crash. Here’s footage of the high-speed race. Read More
angry farmers

SA police minister slams angry farmers

Bheki Cele called for the arrest of every farmer/rioter responsible for the vandalism that took place outside Senekal Magistrate’s Court yesterday. Read More
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Watch: Angry farmers attack police outside Free State court [video]

Thousands of enraged farmers torched police vehicles and damaged court property in retaliation to the brutal murder of Brendin Horner. Read More
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John McAfee: Cybersecurity wiz jailed for tax evasion

John McAfee created the cybersecurity software we depend on everyday. Today, he is in jail facing tax evasion charges. In Belize, he’s wanted for murder. Read More
sandton woman

Woman robbed outside Sandton complex [video]

The woman was waiting to pull into a residential complex in Sandton, when two armed men accosted her and made off with her belongings. Read More
east rand burglary

Watch: Burglars hit up a house in East Rand [video]

The four suspects made off with a number of items, including a large LCD TV, in a white Toyota Corolla. Read More
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Watch: Fidelity guard bolts during money heist [video]

This Fidelity guard had no intentions of defending the case of cash, so he bolted! Read More
west rand car theft

Watch: West Rand car thieves caught red-handed [video]

In South Africa, a car parked on the side of a busy street, in broad daylight, is not immune to theft. Read More
hartbeesfontein prison break

Hartbeesfontein prison escapees include rapist, killer

Two of the four Hartbeesfontein prison escapees are facing charges of murder and rape. They are considered to be armed and dangerous. Read More
tzaneen

Tzaneen teen hit with perjury for faked kidnapping

The 14-year-old girl from Tzaneen faked her friend’s kidnapping. Why?… Here’s what we know. Read More
cash-in-transit witkoppen

Watch: Cash-in-transit robbery caught on CCTV [video]

The security guards of this Fidelity truck that was robbed yesterday had no chance. Read More
car chase

Watch this epic SAPS car chase [video]

This movie-like car chase is one way to add some adrenaline to your morning. Read More
hennopspark shootout

Hennopspark shootout: Police kill two suspects [video]

Hennopspark was the scene of a shootout between police and criminals. Here’s everything we know. Read More
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Baden Powell Drive is a dumping site for Cape Town murderers

In a span of three weeks, six bodies have been dug out of the bushy Baden Powell Drive. All these homicide cases remain unsolved. Read More
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Ocean Basket double murder: Two suspects finally caught

Polokwane authorities say more arrests are expected in the murder of Lizette Deacon and her mom. Read More
hermanus cyclist

Watch: Hermanus cyclist survives robbery [video]

This Hermanus cyclist was almost robbed by three suspects. Thanks to vigilant motorists, their plans were foiled. Read More
gordon's bay

Watch: Man executed at Gordon’s Bay eatery in broad daylight [video]

A 40-year-old man was executed at a Gordon’s Bay tavern, in broad daylight, on Thursday. Police are looking for this hitman. Read More
jurgen vanderkeere

Jurgen Vandekeere: Court finds rapist, murderer guilty

In April 2011, Jurgen Vandekeere raped and mutilated 20-year-old Chantelle Barnard in the Benoni property she rented from him. Read More
a heap of heroin powder

Hawks intercept truck loaded with R90m heroin – Here’s what we know

342.5kg of pure heroin were discovered in a truck that was on its way to KwaZulu-Natal. Read More
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Woman caught smuggling R700k drugs in Cape Town

The 31-year-old woman was carrying 13 500 mandrax tablets, worth R700 000 in Cape Town’s illicit drug trade. Read More
thandeka mdeliswa

Who killed Thandeka Mdeliswa? – Police launch manhunt for suspects

Police tracked down the suspects who killed Thandeka Mdeliswa but they slipped away. Read More
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Money truck crashes into garage – Here’s what we know

A money truck crashed into the garage of a residence in Welgelegen, Cape Town. One guard shot and wounded, here’s everything we know: Read More
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Boipelo Mesi could be abducted: Details on missing nine-year-old

Nine-year-old Boipelo Mesi was last seen talking to “a tall man with blue overalls”. Read More
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Kidnapping gangs are getting bolder in South Africa

A 76-year-old man is the latest kidnapping victim, a trend that has gripped Gauteng in fear. Read More
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These daredevil doughnut spinners are wanted by Limpopo police [video]

These guys had the gall to spin doughnuts around helpless police officers who did nothing to stop this dangerous stunt. Read More
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Boyfriend sought for allegedly hacking Limpopo girlfriend

It’s reported that Grace Mudau reported the abuse she allegedly suffered from her at-large boyfriend and nothing was done. On Saturday, she was found killed in his home. Read More
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Asemahle Mzimeli: PE police in search of missing Motherwell teen

Asemahle Mzimeli walked out to her backyard to use the toilet. She never returned. Have you seen this missing teen? Read More
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Eldorado Park locals clash with SAPS after death of teen [video]

Conflicting accounts on the tragic death of Nathaniel Julius have been reported. What exactly happened to this #EldoradoPark teen? Read More
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Port Elizabeth police need your help in finding these two missing girls

Two 14-year-old girls, #LeverneSeptember (left) and #AminaMbulo (right) have been missing for five days and PE authorities need your help in finding them Read More
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Watch: Convenience store robber gets pummelled by victim [video]

The victim was protecting a woman who was viciously slapped by the robber. Fortunately, he was not harmed. Read More
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Boschkop farm murder: Victim killed over two cellphones

A #farmmurder has been reported in Boschkop. The suspects allegedly gunned down the farmer and fled with two cellphones. Read More
kwasa lugalo

Kwasa Lugalo: Everything we know about the 19-year-old’s alleged killer

The man accused of killing #KwasaLugalo in front of her 10-year-old baby sister is in hospital, recovering from a suicide attempt. Read More
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Cape Town traffic: Delft protesters block off R300 highway

The situation in #Delft has intensified. Protesters blockaded the R300 highway with burning tyres and rubble. Motorists are warned to avoid the area. Read More
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Watch: Unsuspecting victim robbed at convenience store [video]

You can literally get robbed anywhere in South Africa. Read More
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Is there a serial killer preying on Mthwalume women? – Police find fifth body

The Mthwalume community firmly believes there is a serial killer prowling the area for unsuspecting women. Read More
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Stellenbosch protesters are determined to ‘unsettle white privilege’ [video]

#Stellenbosch is a ticking timebomb that will most likely erupt into chaos if Kayamandi protesters make it into the town’s CBD. Read More
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Dynah Rikhotso: Polokwane woman’s eerie disappearance raises concerns

#Limpopo authorities need your help in locating Dynah Rikhotso, an avid #OrlandoPirates fan. Read More
somerset mall

Somerset Mall robbery: SAPS swift action foils jewellery heist [video]

SAPS officials’ quick response foiled a diamond heist at #SomersetMall. Read More
nicolway centre

Nicolway Centre robbery: Armed perps take down jewellery store [video]

Bryanston Jewellers at Nicolway Centre was robbed this morning. Here’s footage of the suspects piling display jewellery into carrier bags. Read More
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Mpumalanga SAPS officer charged with sexually assaulting a teen

It’s alleged the 27-year-old #SAPS constable lured the teen to his residence and raped her. He’s scheduled to appear at the Standerton Magistrate’s Court this morning. Read More
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OR Tambo Int. Airport drug bust: Consignment worth R4.7m seized

This seismic drug seizure comes days after OR Tambo Int. Airport was raided by the Hawks. Read More
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Lawren Shernice Jonathan: PE family rocked by daughter’s brutal murder

A dark cloud hangs over #WomensDay2020 after the dead body of a 26-year-old woman was found in Schauderville, PE. Read More
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Gezina shootout: Nine suspects arrested after waging war on SAPS [video]

In a deadly shootout that took place in #Gezina, Tshwane, members of the #SAPS prevailed. Here’s everything we know. Read More
yolanda munorwei

Yolanda Munorwei: Worries grow as search for missing woman enters third day

#YolandaMunorwei has been missing for three days. The last person to have seen her alive was her boyfriend. Read More
fly inn murders

Fly Inn murders update: Police are treating case as robbery-turned-deadly

Wayne and Janique Giles were viciously attacked in their #FlyInn home. Here are the latest updates on the case. Read More
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Fly Inn murders: Family viciously attacked in brazen estate robbery

A family was attacked at the #FlyInn estate. The only member without any injuries was the son. Here’s everything we know: Read More
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Watch: Two cash-in-transit trucks bombed in one day [video]

A security guard was killed in two #cashintransit heist attempts, on Monday. No money was stolen. Read More
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Durban beachgoers caught breaking lockdown regulations [video]

The North Coast, in #Durban, was packed with beachgoers who flouted #lockdown regulations for a day out in the sun. Read More
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Shoprite staffers held hostage by robbers: Here’s what we know [video]

The Shoprite supermarket in #Westonaria is the scene of a hostage situation. This is what we can confirm at this time. Read More
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Watch: Gauteng police save alleged hijacker from angry mob [video]

If it was not for the swift reaction of police, this alleged hijacker would have died at the hands of the Riverlea community. Read More
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Be safe on the road: Five things you can do to survive a hijacking

Unfortunately, no amount of vigilance can prevent a #hijacking if you were at the wrong place, at the wrong time. Read More
mohamed zedan

Where is Mohamed Zedan? – CCTV shows how he was abducted [video]

#MohamedZedan was abducted at Mochachos, in Fordsburg, JHB. The whole ordeal was captured on video. Read More
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Watch: Mercedes driver’s quick reactions botches hijack attempt [video]

The Mercedes Benz motorist has his quick wit to thank for surviving this #hijack attempt. WATCH: Read More
hartswater farm

Hartswater farm murder: Family abducted, killed – Here’s what we know

A family from a farm in #Hartswater was brutally murdered on Monday evening. All four suspects have been arrested. Read More
mabopane sab truck

Watch: Mabopane motorists loot beer from SAB truck [video]

Parched motorists on #Mabopane highway wasted no time in getting their hands on trays of beer from an abandoned SAB truck. Read More
cash-in-transit

Watch: Cash-in-transit robbers blow up money truck [video]

Brits police officials have cordoned off an interchange near Lethlabile Mall, in the North West, after a cash-in-transit truck was robbed. Cash-in-transit heist in Brits: Here’s what we know The incident took place on Monday morning. Very few details are available at this time but we understand that an unknown number of suspects placed explosives… View Article Read More
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Cape Town shutdown: Live updates, Monday 27 July [video]

#CapeTownShutdown is still very much alive. Follow the latest #CTProtests updates here: Read More
east rand mall

Just in: East Rand Mall jewellery store hit by armed robbers

Shoppers are advised to avoid #EastRandMall after four armed suspects robbed a jewellery store. Read More
kuilsriver ok liquor store

Watch: Kuilsriver mob loots OK Liquor store [video]

Scenes in parts of Cape Town are intense. This was captured outside of a OK Liquor store in Kuilsriver #CTProtests. Read More
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Zim woman gets 10 years for smuggling R1.2 million explosives into SA

Linda Katiyo tried to make it into South Africa with a bag filled with explosives worth R1.2 million. Read More
sylvia nyandeni

Sylvia Nyandeni: Steve Tshwete Municipality staffer arrested for fraud

Sylvia Nyandeni allegedly took advantage of desperate RDP complainants and ran off with more than R700 000. Read More
sasol

Sasol defrauded of R279m: This is how the suspects allegedly did it

These six suspects allegedly used FNB as a ruse to defraud Sasol of R279 million. Read More
brits

Brits newborn kidnapped: Police release profile of alleged baby-snatcher

A six-week-old baby was kidnapped in Brits by a woman known only as Kedibone from Phase 3, Oukasie. Read More
khayelitsha

Khayelitsha rioters burn down community hall, stone vehicles [photo]

#Khayelitsha rioters burned down a community hall that was used to provide extended healthcare services to the community. Read More
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SA border security intercept tanker filled with boxes of cigarettes [photo]

This fuel tanker believed to be from #Zimbabwe was caught trying to smuggle #cigarettes into South Africa, Read More
limpopo mom

Limpopo mom arrested for giving toddler dagga and alcohol [video]

This #Limpopo mom was seen on these videos, giving her two-year-old dagga to smoke and Savanna Cider to drink. She’s since been arrested. Read More
absa banker

Absa banker nailed after allegedly milking taxpayers R25 million

This #Absa employee allegedly used his skills to siphon R25 million from the Limpopo government’s accounts. This is how he was caught: Read More
or tambo shooting

OR Tambo Airport: SAPS foil cargo heist, perps killed in shooting [video]

SAPS officials successfully foiled the heist attempt at #ORTambo. Two perps killed, seven others arrested. Read More
diesel tanker

Rustenburg diesel cronies arrested after botched bribery attempt

Two suspects tried to pay an investigator R30 000 to free their mates from prison, as well as a fuel tanker that held stolen diesel worth R480 000. Read More
gavin du plessis

Gavin du Plessis: PE lawyer faces jail time for defrauding deceased client

Gavin du Plessis took the deceased client’s entire estate money and didn’t leave a cent for the grieving family. Read More
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Watch: Durban delivery biker mowed by speeding taxi [video]

This was highly avoidable. Read More
nelspruit

Nelspruit man in court for attempting to burn teen girlfriend alive

A 35-year-old man from #Nelspruit allegedly poured paraffin over his sleeping teen girlfriend and set her alight. Read More
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Body of missing Harrismith teen recovered: Here’s what we know

Stefan Niewoudt (19) never made it to his friend’s house. His body was found with a gunshot wound to the head. Read More
bundu lodge

Owners of Bundu Lodge nailed for fraud, money laundering

The couple allegedly tried to siphon money from their business, axing out a third partner. This was their downfall. Read More
saps officer

Missing female SAPS officer found after surviving horrific ordeal

Constable Silowe accepted a lift from unsuspecting men and woke up the next day, bound with rope in a bushy area, hundreds of kilos away from #Lydenburg. Read More
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RAM couriers in Gauteng: Two vans robbed this morning

Two RAM courier vans were attacked in parts of Joburg, this morning – signs of a new syndicate on the rise. Read More
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Watch: Armed response security robbed at Garden City Engen [video]

An armed response security guard was shot and robbed of his firearm at #Engen this morning. Perps are still at large. Read More
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Covid-19 contamination forces closure of these police stations

These police stations in Mpumalanga and Free State have been temporarily closed due to #Covid19 exposure. Read More
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Philippi East ambush: Police arrest five in mass murder case

The task force investigating the mass murders in #PhilippiEast have made great progress in catching the seven suspects who ambushed a house in Block 4 and randomly killed five men. Read More
limpopo

Family murder-suicide leaves Limpopo village in shock

After raping his 16-year-old daughter, the man killed his partner and her niece before turning the gun on himself. Read More
durban

Durban woman faces 25-to-life for exacting ultimate revenge on her ex

This woman from #Durban kidnapped her ex-boyfriend and demanded a ransom of R400 000 from his brother. This is how she was caught. Read More
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Worcester SAPS officers arrested for extorting spaza shops

Instead of arresting the spaza shop owners for selling cigarettes illegally, the #SAPS officers allegedly demanded hush money. Read More
ennerdale ram courier

Watch: Ennerdale thugs takedown RAM courier in broad daylight [video]

Two armed suspects took down this RAM courier van in #Ennerdale this morning. Read More
tshepang phohole uif

How Tshepang Phohole allegedly blew R5.68m UIF money in five days

#TshepangPhohole allegedly ran through R3.2 million in a few days. The question that baffles everyone is: Where is the remaining R2.4 million? Read More
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Pietermaritzburg off-duty trucker attacked by foreign nationals [video]

The #WeStandWithSATruckDrivers hashtag was accelerated by this video of a local trucker being attacked by foreigners in Pietermaritzburg. Read More
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Watch: Boksburg daredevils doing doughnuts on N12 highway [video]

These guys from #Boksburg thought it would be smart to do doughnuts on the #N12 highway. Read More
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Railway thieves caught on CCTV stealing copper cables [photo]

In broad daylight, these copper cable thieves were caught removing wires on the railway tracks at Wadeville train station in #Germiston. Read More
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Deadly N12 off-ramp: Motorist found executed on Putfontein highway [photo]

More than 17 shell casings were found at the notorious N12 #Putfontein off-ramp where a motorist was murdered on Wednesday. Read More
delft

Delft police publish identikit of this wanted rape suspect

This man is linked to a rape incident in #Delft and has been on the run since February. Read More
philippi east

Philippi East war zone: Police probe six murders in one day

#PhilippiEast is a township gripped by rampant gun violence. Six people were killed in violent shootings on Tuesday alone. Read More
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Sandown creche security kills hijacker, saves mom [video]

This #Sandown creche security guard was outnumbered but he managed to kill a hijacker, scare off other armed suspects and save a woman’s life. Read More
kzn robbers

Watch: KZN robbers attack surgery patient in broad daylight [video]

These robbers tried it with the wrong guy. Read More
amahle quku

Amahle Quku: This is the face of Philippi teen’s alleged killer [photo]

#AmahleQuku was a teen with a bright future ahead of her. This is the man who is accused of raping and killing the 17-year-old from #Philippi. Read More
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Zanele Dikhudu: Here’s everything we know about this missing teen

#ZaneleDikhudu has been missing for nine months. She was last seen in #Ikageng on Sunday 1 September 2019. Read More
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Tshegofatso Pule latest: Malephane is hellbent on fighting the case

Alleged hitman #MuzikayiseMalephane ditched Legal Aid representation and opted for a private lawyer. #TshegofatsoPule Read More
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Where is Alakhe Gwambi? – Search for Motherwell boy enters Day 4

#AlakheGwambi was playing with friends one moment, then suddenly disappeared. His search has entered Day 4 with no trace of him. Read More
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Sanelisiwe Mfaba latest: Family reveals how violent the relationship was

The family of #SanelisiweMfaba has revealed that the she had filed attempted murder charges against Mashego in 2017. Read More
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Watch: Aftermath of KwaMashu taxi war leaves alleged hitmen dead [video]

A team of alleged hitmen from KwaMashu were killed in a drive-by shooting. These videos captured the aftermath. Read More
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Tshegofatso Pule latest: The faces of the suspects in her murder [photo]

At least three people know what happened to #TshegofatsoPule. This is everything we have gathered so far. Read More
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Tshegofatso Pule latest: Muzikayise Malephane was hired to kill mom-to-be

Tshegofatso Pule, according to Muzikayise Malephane, was marked for death months ago. Read More
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Daveyton horror: Two women’s bodies discovered on the same day

Silindile Ndlovu and Zandile Mbatha are the latest victims of gender-based violence and there stories have remained untold until now. Read More
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Tshegofatso Pule latest: Muzikayise Malephane charged with murder

The suspect in the #TshegofatsoPule murder case has been identified as Muzikayise Malephane. This is what we know about him. Read More
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Limpopo cocaine farm raided: Police seize drugs worth R10m

Police took down a farm in Limpopo that was manufacturing cocaine and other drugs in large quantities. Read More
sanelisiwe mfaba

Sanelisiwe Mfaba: Details surface on how killer tried to cover his tracks

Sanelisiwe Mfaba was picked up from a funeral service only to be killed a few hours later by a person she trusted #JusticeForSanelisiwe Read More
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Eersterust woman mutilated by boyfriend: Here’s what we know

It’s believed the man who allegedly killed Evelyn de Kock in #Eersterust, Clayton Andrews, is hiding in Geluksdal. Read More
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Signal Hill is not safe: Knife-wielding robber attacks hikers

Two hikers were attacked by a knife-wielding suspect but thanks to the police and Steve Jobs, the robber was nabbed in less than two hours. Read More
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Sanelisiwe Mfaba: Everything we know about her alleged killer

The man accused of killing Sanelisiwe Mfaba is a driver of the Witwatersrand Taxi Association. #JusticeForSanelisiwe Read More
siphamandla lucawa

Siphamandla Lucawa: Have you seen this missing UFS student?

#SiphamandaLucawa has been missing for four days. Here’s everything you need to know about her disappearance. Read More
dobsonville

Do you know Jane Doe? – This Dobsonville woman was found dead under a tree

Police believe Jane Doe was killed elsewhere and dumped near the Sasol petrol station on Friday morning #Dobsonville Read More
tshegofatso pule

Tshegofatso Pule murder case: Police have a suspect in their sights

Tshegofatso Pule was last seen at an apartment on Westlake Rd in Florida. Her body was found in a field not too far from her boyfriend’s place. Police have a suspect but who is he? #JusticeForTshego Read More
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Tzaneen scorned woman charged with killing her husband for cheating

A woman from Kuranta village in Tzaneen appeared in court for killing her husband who was caught in bed with another woman. Read More