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Wounds still raw for families of Taegrin, Tibbetts

It will be a bleak festive season for Joburg families who have lost young sons to violent crime this year.

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Dagga worth R80 000 confiscated

A stash of dagga, with a street value of R80 000, has been found in a deserted shack at Skiet, Eastern Cape Police said.

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Innocents suffer as bungling continues

It was a dramatic day for the parents of two young boys who were stabbed multiple times in a robbery in their home in Soweto.

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Wounds still raw for families of Taegrin, Tibbetts
December 20 2014 at 15:33

It will be a bleak festive season for Joburg families who have lost young sons to violent crime this year.

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Dagga worth R80 000 confiscated
December 20 2014 at 14:19

A stash of dagga, with a street value of R80 000, has been found in a deserted shack at Skiet, Eastern Cape Police said.

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Innocents suffer as bungling continues
December 20 2014 at 14:13

It was a dramatic day for the parents of two young boys who were stabbed multiple times in a robbery in their home in Soweto.

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Du Preez released on parole
December 20 2014 at 12:46

Convicted killer Frikkie du Preez, one of the so-called “Waterkloof four”, was released on parole, correctional services said.

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Travel scam strands SA families
December 20 2014 at 12:41

Hundreds of South Africans have been caught in an e-ticketing scam that has left some stranded in the UK.

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Another Cape ‘serial killer’ victim found
December 20 2014 at 12:35

The body of a sixth woman was found in the vicinity of the Century City railway station.

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Fury as axe killer jailed
December 20 2014 at 11:01

After sentencing heated words were exchanged outside court between the families of the victims and Ntshongwana.

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Cop kills disabled son, self
December 19 2014 at 17:43

A Durban police officer shot and killed his 19-year-old disabled son before turning the gun on himself, police said.

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Cop shot dead by colleagues
December 19 2014 at 17:22

“A police officer was killed after he tried to shoot at colleagues in the police station where he worked.”

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How justice was served in 2014
December 19 2014 at 17:02

While the high court had the usual mixed bag of civil and criminal cases, cases regarding children took centre stage, writes Zelda Venter.

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Zuma appoints law reform commission members
December 19 2014 at 16:42

President Jacob Zuma has appointed two new members to the SA Law Reform Commission, the presidency said.

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EFF judgment on December 23
December 19 2014 at 16:35

A court will deliver judgment on the EFF's quest for an urgent interdict against sanctions implemented by Parliament against 20 of its MPs.

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Kraaifontein murder case postponed
December 19 2014 at 16:26

Seven men accused of killing six men whose bodies were found near Kraaifontein appeared in court, the NPA said.

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R97m Tshwane flats scam
December 19 2014 at 16:05

The City of Tshwane has launched a court action to nullify its own R97 million Schubart Park tender.

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Santa wallops ex dad-in-law
December 19 2014 at 15:33

The Santa Claus at an East London mall was sacked after he allegedly smacked his former father-in-law, a report said.

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Eleven flock fleecers nabbed
December 19 2014 at 15:26

Sheep and goats in the Northern Cape can bleat a little more blissfully after cops arrested 11 people for filching from flock.

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Joburg woman in Cape court for drugs
December 19 2014 at 15:11

A Soweto woman allegedly caught with 2kg of tik while hitch-hiking to Cape Town appeared in the Beaufort West Magistrate's Court.

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Mom loses battle to keep son in SA
December 19 2014 at 14:43

A Limpopo woman has decried a ruling by the high court in Pretoria to return her son to the UK, where his father lives.

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Axe murderer not remorseful, says judge
December 19 2014 at 14:29

"One is filled with a sense of revulsion and disbelief at this man's inhumanity. The victims posed no threat to the accused at all."

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Soweto stabbing suspect back in dock
December 19 2014 at 14:06

After claims that the man arrested in connection with the stabbing of a Soweto family had been released, he appeared in court.

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