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Suspected robber killed after victim opens fire on gang in Johannesburg

A man who was allegedly attacked by three robbers at an ATM near Oriental Plaza in Mayfair‚ Johannesburg‚ opened fire on his attackers‚ killing one of them on Sunday‚ said police. Captain Mavela Masondo said the man had just put his card into the ATM machine and was yet to put in his pin when […]

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Cape Town Police Discover Human Remains At Mnandi Beach

CAPE TOWN – The City of Cape Town’s Metro Police Department has discovered the remains of a human skeleton at Mnandi beach. The discovery was made while officers were on patrol this week. The city’s Wayne Dyason said, “The remains will be sent for tests and the area has become infamous as a dumping ground […]

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5 people, including 5-year-old boy, injured in Cape shooting

Cape Town – Five people, including a five-year-old boy, were injured on Friday, in a shooting outside a shop in the Steenberg area in the Western Cape, paramedics said. ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said that paramedics, the metro police and Life Healthcare, were called to a nearby residence on Choir Street. “Paramedics assessed the patients […]

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Durban police captain shot dead on his way to work

DURBAN – A police captain has been killed in a shooting on Tuesday morning. The officer, 43, said police in a statement, had been stationed at the Umbumbulu Detective Branch, and was on his way to work, travelling on the R603 between Folweni and Umbumbulu when the incident took place. “It is alleged that a […]

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Verdict on mother accused of her two-month-old’s rape expected Tuesday

A 29-year-old Soweto woman‚ accused of raping her two-month-old baby‚ will hear her fate in the Johannesburg High Court on Tuesday. Judgment is expected to be handed down on the four counts with which the woman was charged: rape‚ her role in facilitating a rape‚ child abuse and obstructing justice. On the morning of November […]

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Hijackers shoots and injure 2 in Durban, gets killed in police shootout

Three alleged robbers killed in shootout with KZN police

Three armed robbery suspects were killed in a shootout with police in KwaZulu-Natal on Monday morning. The three men allegedly held up their victim outside a bank in Dalton‚ near Greytown. A fourth suspect managed to evade arrest. Loading… Police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane said the victim went to deposit money at the bank‚ but […]

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Durban boy, 15, ‘drugged and abused’

Durban – A 15 -year-old Merebank boy who went drinking with his older friend “for fun”, has spoken of his traumatic ordeal of allegedly being drugged by a group of men and sexually abused. The Grade 8 pupil drank some vodka, neat, while sitting in an alleyway with his 17-year-old friend shortly before his nightmare […]

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Killer boyfriend hands himself over to cops

Cape Town – The man who allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend and Cape Town businesswoman Unathi Sabsana in front of her family has handed himself over to police, Western Cape police said on Sunday. The 27-year-old man handed himself over at the Gugulethu police station in Cape Town on Saturday “when he realised police […]

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Hijackers shoots and injure 2 in Durban, gets killed in police shootout

Limpopo farm attack suspects arrested after shootout with farmer

The Police in Bela-Bela have arrested three suspects who were involved in the farm attack which occurred in the Roodekuil area on Sunday afternoon at about 16:00. It is alleged that eight armed suspects traveling with two cars entered the house, tied up the three victims and robbed them of several items including firearms, money, […]

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Real Black Friday for Pistorius and Panayiotou in court

While the nation struggled to contain the Black Friday sales hype, Oscar Pistorius and Christopher Panayiotou had a really black Friday in court when Pistorius’ sentence was increased and Panayiotou was sentenced to life behind bars. They murdered their partners The two men have been in the news in recent years after they murdered their […]

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SAA finalises internal procedure in woman’s drug smuggling case

A Durban woman being held in Australia on drug-related charges is nearing her fourth month behind bars. SAA flight attendant Priya Govender was arrested at Perth Airport on the 18th of August, shortly after landing on a flight from Johannesburg. Border Force officials allegedly found 6kg cocaine, concealed in hollowed-out books in her luggage. Loading… […]

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suspect shot near Oriental Mall in Johannesburg

Suspected robber killed after victim opens fire on gang in Johannesburg

A man who was allegedly attacked by three robbers at an ATM near Oriental Plaza in Mayfair‚ Johannesburg‚ opened fire on his attackers‚ killing one of them on Sunday‚ said police. Captain Mavela Masondo said the man had just put his card into the ATM machine and was yet to put in his pin when […]

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SANDF helicopter crash in Worcester

SANDF chopper crashes on N1 near Worcester

Cape Town – Eight people were injured after an SANDF helicopter Oryx crashed near the N1 at the Huguenot tunnel outside Cape Town on Sunday. Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa confirmed that the chopper went down just outside the Huguenot tunnel on the Worcester side. “We will be closing the Du Toitskloof Pass due […]

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thunderstorms in SA

Severe thunderstorms hit central SA – SA Weather Service

Cape Town – It’s going to be a wet start to the week across the central parts of the country, as the South Africa Weather Service has issued a watch for severe thunderstorms. Severe thunderstorms are expected in the north-western and western KwaZulu-Natal, the north-eastern Free State and southern highveld of Mpumalanga for Sunday evening […]

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Potchefstroom accident

Six injured following head-on collision near Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom – Six people were left injured Friday afternoon, one critically, following a head-on collision between a light motor vehicle and bakkie on the N12, approximately 18km outside of Potchefstroom. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find the light motor vehicle in the centre median while the bakkie was found […]

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Mnandi beach

Cape Town Police Discover Human Remains At Mnandi Beach

CAPE TOWN – The City of Cape Town’s Metro Police Department has discovered the remains of a human skeleton at Mnandi beach. The discovery was made while officers were on patrol this week. The city’s Wayne Dyason said, “The remains will be sent for tests and the area has become infamous as a dumping ground […]

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boys shot in Steenberg

5 people, including 5-year-old boy, injured in Cape shooting

Cape Town – Five people, including a five-year-old boy, were injured on Friday, in a shooting outside a shop in the Steenberg area in the Western Cape, paramedics said. ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said that paramedics, the metro police and Life Healthcare, were called to a nearby residence on Choir Street. “Paramedics assessed the patients […]

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Western Cape police constable shot and wounded

Cape Town – A 37-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday night after he allegedly shot and wounded a police officer, Western Cape police said on Wednesday. The 22-year-old constable was shot while on duty on Tuesday night in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain, Lieutenant-Colonel Andrè Traut said He was rushed to hospital in a serious condition. He […]

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Pietermaritzburg shooting incident leaves one dead

A man, believed to be in his 30s, was killed this morning following a shooting incident at the corners of Church and Flatter Road in Pietermaritzburg CBD. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 07h05 to find the body of a man lying on the sidewalk. Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had […]

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Durban police captain shot dead on his way to work

DURBAN – A police captain has been killed in a shooting on Tuesday morning. The officer, 43, said police in a statement, had been stationed at the Umbumbulu Detective Branch, and was on his way to work, travelling on the R603 between Folweni and Umbumbulu when the incident took place. “It is alleged that a […]

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