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Three dead after North West bus crash

The death toll in the Brits bus accident has risen to three after another woman died in hospital, North West police said.

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‘Xenophobia behind rape charge’

A man, accused of kidnapping and raping a boy, told a court that he only arrived in town weeks after the alleged incident took place.

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Airport poo-flinging case postponed

The “interests of justice” saved the day for nine men who were to be sentenced for throwing human waste at the Cape Town International Airport.

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Street drug deals captured in pics
July 27 2015 at 07:51

Alleged drug dealers were caught apparently peddling their wares in the same street as a police station. [VIDEO]

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Parties stew over cops in Assembly
July 27 2015 at 12:57

An uproar is brewing over Parliament's decision to second policemen to the parliamentary protection services.

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Locals want ‘devil’s den’ destroyed
July 27 2015 at 13:27

Angry residents are threatening to tear down the derelict building in Strandfontein where at least four bodies have been dumped.

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Mido Macia case goes to trial
July 27 2015 at 13:12

The high court in Pretoria will hear evidence of how Mido Macia was dragged behind a cop van in February 2013.

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Woman shoots dead two intruders
July 27 2015 at 13:12

In a violent finale to a crime-riddled weekend across Gauteng, a woman shot dead two robbers who broke into her home.

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Lawyers to pay for defective applications
July 27 2015 at 12:43

Two lawyers, who claimed to be “helping the poor”, have been ordered to pay the costs for three defective applications.

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Hubby fights claim on half of his estate
July 27 2015 at 12:37

A pensioner is refusing to hand over half his estate to his wife because he was "not in his sober senses" at the time of the wedding.

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R7m claim after his nose ripped off
July 27 2015 at 12:38

A Mpuma man, whose nose was partially ripped off during a fight, is claiming R7m in damages from the police amongst others.

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Pupils’ tablet march ends in death
July 27 2015 at 12:16

Three young men were arrested after burning a bakkie belonging to a foreign businessman they accused of killing a teen.

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Vandals smash ANC activist’s tombstone
July 27 2015 at 12:14

The widow of the late struggle stalwart Christmas “Com T” Tinto is furious after vandals smashed his tombstone.

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MEC confirms pupil’s dagga expulsion
July 27 2015 at 12:05

The KZN Education MEC has confirmed the decision of Maritzburg College to expel a pupil caught twice with dagga.

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Sithole minor in court every two weeks
July 27 2015 at 12:11

A minor, one of four people accused of killing Mozambican hawker Emmanuel Sithole, must appear every 14 days.

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Makeshift drug lab uncovered in Bloem
July 27 2015 at 12:04

A 28-year-old foreign national has been arrested after cops discovered he was housing a makeshift drug lab.

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Suspect injured in mob attack
July 27 2015 at 11:28

A man has been injured in a mob justice attack in Soweto, barely two weeks after a similar incident.

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Cops hunt ‘dangerous’ KZN escapees
July 27 2015 at 11:22

The hunt is on for three men who escaped from a Durban holding cell by carving out a hole in the wall of the cell.

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Relatives suspect foul play after fire
July 27 2015 at 11:12

Mystery surrounds the horrific death of a Cape woman and her two children who are believed to have died in a fire.

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Syndicate outsmarted by an iPad app
July 27 2015 at 09:48

The tracking feature, "Find My iPad", has helped the police arrest an alleged luxury vehicle hijacking syndicate in Joburg.

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Driver crashes, steals ambulance
July 27 2015 at 07:51

A truck driver ploughed into an accident scene in Durban before stealing an ambulance and trying to get away.

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Police search for escaped prisoners
July 26 2015 at 20:09

Police in KwaZulu-Natal are searching for three dangerous criminals who escaped from police holding cells.

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Free State police arrest two constables
July 26 2015 at 12:37

Two offduty police constables have been arrested in Bloemfontein after they allegedly threatened a taxi driver at gunpoint and stole cash.

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