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Griquatown killer’s appeal to be moved

The appeal of Don Steenkamp, jailed for killing his parents and sister, would be referred to the Supreme Court of Appeal.

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Farm murders down but farmers sceptical

The national police commissioner believes safety plans are working after their statistics reportedly showed a 30% drop in farm murders since 2010.

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Teen dies as cops open fire at drag race

A trip to buy painkillers turned to tragedy when Siphokuhle Sikhakhane was allegedly shot and killed by police.

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Nkandla builder wants charges withdrawn
February 27 2015 at 14:55

Thandeka Nene, the Nkandla contractor, and two others will apply for fraud charges against them to be withdrawn.

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Judgment reserved in rugby injury case
February 27 2015 at 15:00

An injured during a school rugby match in March 2002 has made it all the way to the Constitutional Court.

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Mom happy with boot camp murder verdict
February 27 2015 at 14:47

Mother of 15-year-old boy who died after being abused at a camp happy that both accused found guilty of murder

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Police hunt three escapees in KZN
February 27 2015 at 14:40

Police are on the trail of three awaiting trial detainees who have escaped from the Dundee correctional unit.

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R15m insurance scamsters trapped
February 27 2015 at 14:40

Three suspects allegedly involved in trying to swindle insurance companies out of a total of R15m, have been arrested.

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Burgersfort calm after protests
February 27 2015 at 14:06

Most of Burgersfort was quiet following an evening of protests on Thursday, Limpopo police said.

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Stolen Zephany: ‘mom’ in court
February 27 2015 at 13:24

The woman charged with kidnapping baby Zephany Nurse 17 years ago clutched her hands nervously in the dock this morning.

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Police minister to probe Hawks saga
February 27 2015 at 13:05

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko will investigate how the Ipid issued two different reports on the illegal rendition of Zimbabweans.

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Plans passed in error, says municipality
February 27 2015 at 13:02

Oops. We messed up. These are the official words from an eThekwini Municipality after the Umhlanga penthouse debacle.

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Cops move in to stem Lenasia mayhem
February 27 2015 at 13:03

The police standoff with Thembelihle residents went on for hours, after a shooting incident reignited the violence.

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Hospital negligence: Widow gets R450 000
February 27 2015 at 13:02

An Emalahleni widow is set to receive R450 000 for loss and support after her husband died in Steve Biko Hospital.

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Teacher who punched pupil off the hook
February 27 2015 at 12:28

A Pietermaritzburg teacher who punched and kicked a 13-year-old pupil, has been given a suspended sentence.

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Shoe colour switch to cost cops R9m
February 27 2015 at 12:28

The DA is annoyed over a decision to change Tshwane Metro Police’s ceremonial and bicycle units’ shoes and accessories.

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Death camp accused found guilty
February 27 2015 at 12:25

Alex de Koker and Michael Erasmus have been found guilty of killing 15-year-old Raymond Buys at a military-style camp.

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‘Houdini’ denies involvement in murder
February 27 2015 at 12:26

Denzil Adams, dubbed the “Houdini of Pollsmoor”, cannot explain how his blood came to be at the scene of a brutal murder.

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Bitter pills for Hlongwa from DA, EFF
February 27 2015 at 11:40

ANC chief whip Brian Hlongwa has broken his silence on the fraud and corruption charges levelled against him.

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Oribi Village murders spark panic
February 27 2015 at 11:28

The murder of an elderly couple in Pietermaritzburg’s Oribi Village has caused panic and fear among residents.

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MyCiTi roll out exposes bias - Cosatu
February 27 2015 at 11:16

Cosatu has taken its fight with the City of Cape Town over the roll out of MyCiTi buses to the Equality Court.

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Itireleng residents stone madressa
February 27 2015 at 11:10

Residents of Itireleng stoned a madressa after finding the mutilated body of an 8-year-old boy behind the building.

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Rightwinger loses unlawful arrest case
February 27 2015 at 10:50

Rightwinger Willem Ratte and four others lost their damages claim against the police for unlawful arrest and detention.

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