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Gauteng cop shootings condemned

Gauteng’s community safety MEC condemned the shooting of three police officers, which left two of them dead and one wounded.

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Cop killer jailed for life

The killer of an off-duty policeman who became involved in a domestic violence matter has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

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Security guard tells of attack by trio

Two alleged robbers were killed and another critically wounded by a security guard, who said the trio tried to rob him.

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Gauteng cop shootings condemned
March 30 2015 at 15:36

Gauteng’s community safety MEC condemned the shooting of three police officers, which left two of them dead and one wounded.

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Cop killer jailed for life
March 30 2015 at 15:06

The killer of an off-duty policeman who became involved in a domestic violence matter has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

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No bail for 'cruel' Overport murder
March 30 2015 at 14:46

A magistrate who denied bail to two of the accused in the murder of Kurtlee Pillay described his killing as cruel.

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Security guard tells of attack by trio
March 30 2015 at 14:48

Two alleged robbers were killed and another critically wounded by a security guard, who said the trio tried to rob him.

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Border poaching surges
March 30 2015 at 14:44

Rhino poachers are increasingly crossing into SA from neighbouring countries, according to Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife.

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Man killed in shoot-out with cops
March 30 2015 at 14:19

A man was killed in a shoot-out with police in Newlands, near Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

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Durban home petrol bombed
March 30 2015 at 13:29

A terrified family have been forced to flee after a petrol bomb was thrown at their home, allegedly by shack dwellers.

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Children report being coerced into sex
March 30 2015 at 13:26

Researchers say not only are kids having sex early on, but many reported their first sexual intercourse as forced.

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Man jailed for killing own grandfather
March 30 2015 at 13:27

A 25-year-old KZN man has been sentenced to 15 years for killing his 83-year-old grandfather, police said.

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SAPS forensic backlog drastically reduced
March 30 2015 at 13:07

The SA Police Service had managed to reduced its forensic backlog to a commendable level, it said.

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Bogus grant receivers outed
March 30 2015 at 13:06

The Social Development Department removed almost a million bogus social grant beneficiaries from the system.

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Cape school set alight after burglary
March 30 2015 at 13:06

A blaze broke out after suspected thieves burgled a primary school on the Cape Flats.

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Armed suspects nabbed minutes after robbery
March 30 2015 at 13:06

KZN cops said that the pursuit of a speedster led to the arrest of armed suspects who had allegedly committed a robbery.

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Drones fly through loophole
March 30 2015 at 13:03

The SA Civil Aviation Authority has referred two complaints of companies illegally operating drones to the police.

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Fed up residents evict home’s occupier
March 30 2015 at 12:20

Angry residents of Atteridgeville forcefully evicted a man from an RDP house they claimed was unlawfully occupied.

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AK-47 gang attack cops
March 30 2015 at 12:15

Gauteng police officers came under fire after discovering a group of men wielding AK-47s hiding in the back of a truck.

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No arrests yet in Jozi beggar blitz
March 30 2015 at 11:53

There has not been a single arrest in JMPD’s bid to rid Johannesburg intersections of beggars and window washers.

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Legal challenge to secrecy ruling
March 30 2015 at 11:54

Various organisations mounted a legal challenge to a ruling which they say will throw a “blanket of secrecy” over court records.

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Third cop in hospital after highway shooting
March 30 2015 at 11:35

A third policeman is still in hospital after he was shot and wounded by unknown suspects on the N3 south in Modderfontein.

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Gangsters stripped, led through streets
March 30 2015 at 09:36

Anger towards gangs boiled over in Galeshewe this weekend when eight young alleged gangsters were caught.

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