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Hawks arrest wanted ATM fraud suspect
Hawks arrest wanted ATM fraud suspect

The Hawks have arrested a 34-year-old fugitive wanted since 2014 in a Queenstown fraud case.

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20 years sentence for Cradock teen’s rapist
20 years sentence for Cradock teen’s rapist

A Cradock man was sentenced to an effective 20 year behind bars for raping a 13-year old girl.

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Outcry over textbook rape scenario
Outcry over textbook rape scenario

Teachers asked not to teach a page from a textbook that has been criticised for ‘reducing rape to sexual intercourse’ and encouraging victim-blaming.

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Gardener in dock for elderly woman's murder
Gardener in dock for elderly woman's murder

An autopsy report will determine whether the Bloemfontein man, accused of murdering an 86-year-old woman, will also be accused of rape.

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Headmaster ‘interfered’ with fraud probe
Headmaster ‘interfered’ with fraud probe

The former Glenwood High School headmaster charged with R5 million fraud may have interfered with the State’s investigation.

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Paedophile tutor found dead in his cell
Paedophile tutor found dead in his cell

Convicted paedophile Brian Shofer, who offered tutoring services to Cape Flats pupils, was found hanging in his cell at Lentegeur police station.

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Pikitup worker shot in Samwu clash
Pikitup worker shot in Samwu clash

A Pikitup worker was gunned down in central Joburg after Samwu members clashed with union officials’ bodyguards.

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Ballot boxes stolen in Diepkloof
Ballot boxes stolen in Diepkloof

Electoral Commission of SA ballot boxes for next week’s local government elections were stolen in Diepkloof, Soweto.

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Court clerk allegedly pocketed fines
Court clerk allegedly pocketed fines

A Vredenburg Magistrate’s Court clerk has allegedly been pocketing admission-of-guilt fines.

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DNA excludes Howick rape accused
DNA excludes Howick rape accused

The 25-year-old man charged with the rape and robbery of a woman who was jogging in Howick last year is a free man.

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Sizani fraud case dismissal fails
Sizani fraud case dismissal fails

An application made to have Portia Sizani discharged on the remainder of fraud and money laundering charges against her was dismissed.

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Shock after Hanover Park’s ‘most wanted’ man freed
Shock after Hanover Park’s ‘most wanted’ man freed

Hanover Park community members are upset that a notorious gang member, who allegedly killed a four-year-old, has been released from prison.

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Expats, prisoners will not vote next week
Expats, prisoners will not vote next week

Prisoners, expats and those admitted to hospitals will not be able to vote in the upcoming municipal elections.

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Court hears how Thulsie twins tried to join Islamic State
Court hears how Thulsie twins tried to join Islamic State

The State submitted an affidavit detailing what it said was proof that twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie planned to join the Islamist militants.

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Students hit by rubber bullets during protest
Students hit by rubber bullets during protest

Two students who were part of a group protesting against accommodation fees in Braamfontein sustained injuries after being hit by rubber bullets.