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Armed robbers attack police officer

Three suspects have been arrested for robbing a policewoman and a shop nearby, Western Cape police said.

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Corruption ‘making officers easy prey’

The fight against corruption is costing police lives, according to Deputy National Police Commissioner Khehla Sithole.

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‘Oscar all over again’

Outrage on social media over three-year sentence for Kings Park killer.

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Mob torches home of ‘suspect’
August 28 2015 at 11:16

Enraged Soshanguve residents have torched the home of a person they accused of killing taxi driver Michael Phaleng.

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Teen killed protecting mom, sister
August 28 2015 at 09:55

A 17-year-old who was shot and killed during a house robbery, is believed to have died trying to protect his mother and sister.

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Cop poses as drug mule in sting
August 28 2015 at 09:41

A Nigerian man was arrested after he handed an undercover cop 2kg of cocaine to transport to Mauritius.

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Blind woman sues hospital for R10m
August 28 2015 at 09:22

A woman is suing the KZN Health Department after hospital staff failed to diagnose and treat a brain tumour.

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Lamoer set for pre-trial conference
August 28 2015 at 07:07

Arno Lamoer and five co-accused - charged with corruption, fraud and racketeering - are due to appear in a high court.

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10 cops in court for murder
August 28 2015 at 07:07

Ten police officers from the Tactical Response Team have been charged with the torture and murder of a civilian.

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ConCourt land ruling welcomed
August 27 2015 at 21:59

The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela Traditional Authority has welcomed a ruling confirming its ownership of restituted land it lost under apartheid.

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Bust nets crayfish, erectile enhancers
August 27 2015 at 20:13

Cape Town police have arrested three suspects for possession of crayfish, erectile enhancers and stolen property.

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Taxi bribe cops jailed
August 27 2015 at 19:55

Two police officers were sentenced to two years in prison for taking a bribe from a taxi driver who crashed into their patrol vehicle.

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Tense night for Kings Park attacker
August 27 2015 at 18:33

Blayne Shepard, who was involved in a fatal fight with a Royal Marine, faces a tense night as he prepares to hear his fate.

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Women try to leave SA in stolen 4x4
August 27 2015 at 19:02

Three women were arrested at the Botswana border, en route to Zambia, in a Range Rover which was reported stolen in Sandton.

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Scam suspect nabbed at attorney’s office
August 27 2015 at 18:24

An alleged bank scammer was arrested at an attorney’s office, for allegedly filing false documents with an application for a bond.

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Somali shopkeepers nabbed with guns
August 27 2015 at 17:39

Four Somalians have been arrested in Khayelitsha for the possession of unlicenced firearms and ammunition.

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Suspected rhino poachers nabbed
August 27 2015 at 17:32

Three suspected rhino poachers were arrested in Pienaarsrivier in Limpopo, the Hawks said

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Creche teacher guilty of beating boy
August 27 2015 at 15:58

A student teacher narrowly escaped jail for hitting a five-year-old boy with a paint brush, leaving a gash on his leg.

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Gang picks wrong business to rob
August 27 2015 at 15:20

The odds were stacked against an armed gang that robbed a betting agent across the road from a police station.

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Wits polls to continue without EFF
August 27 2015 at 15:58

The High Court in Joburg ruled that the on-going SRC elections at the Wits University should continue.

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Weapon matched to slain doc’s body
August 27 2015 at 15:06

The gun found in possession of Mfaniseni Nxumalo matched the bullet retrieved from murdered doctor, Bhavish Sewram, the court heard.

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Murdered loner’s true identity revealed
August 27 2015 at 15:02

The woman known as Molly who was found dead in her Umbilo flat, was actually Marie Thorpe, an award-winning author.

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KZN ‘serial rapist’ appears in court
August 27 2015 at 14:58

An alleged serial rapist, facing three counts of rape, has appeared in the Empangeni Magistrate’s Court, police said.

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