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Five held for murder, hijacking, robbery

Four men and a woman were arrested in Katlehong in connection with a string of robberies, a murder and hijackings.

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SAPS, shopping centres in anti-crime talks

The SA Council of Shopping Centres would meet with police to discuss ways to fight organised crime targeting shopping centres in Gauteng.

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Teens in beheading case denied bail

A 17-year-old and a 16-year-old accused of stabbing and beheading a prostitute were denied bail in the Durban Magistrate's court.

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Man stabbed to death
September 20 2014 at 16:33

Three men were arrested after a man was stabbed to death next to a tavern in Jan Kempdorp, Northern Cape police said.

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Off-duty cop killed
September 20 2014 at 16:29

An off-duty police officer was assaulted, shot and killed in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police have said.

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Appeal setback for Merryweathers
September 20 2014 at 15:38

Joy Merryweather-Smith broke down and covered her face after hearing her paralysed son’s battle for damages was not over.

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Wanted fugitive arrested
September 20 2014 at 14:54

A wanted fugitive was arrested in Tokoza in the East Rand after being on the run for months, Ekurhuleni metro police said.

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Women ‘sleuths’ get rhino poachers nabbed
September 20 2014 at 14:19

Three Zululand women on a game drive in the Kruger National park stopped a gang of rhino poachers in their tracks.

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Creche owner innocent, judge rules
September 20 2014 at 14:03

Two judges spared a former creche owner from serving jail time, after they set aside convictions related to allegations she sedated children.

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Reeva’s parents may still sue Oscar
September 20 2014 at 09:21

Oscar Pistorius may have escaped a murder charge, but he could still have to face the music for taking Reeva's life.

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TUT shuts down campuses
September 20 2014 at 13:23

The Tshwane University of Technology has closed all of its campuses following a spate of violent protests, the institution said.

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Anni killer in new bid to go free
September 20 2014 at 13:01

Jailed hitman Xolile Mngeni can expect a visit from his lawyer to discuss steps aimed at getting him released on medical parole.

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18 cars torched at TUT
September 20 2014 at 12:06

Protesting students of the Tshwane University of Technology have set alight at least 18 cars belonging to the institution, police have said.

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Woman murdered on day crime statistics released
September 20 2014 at 12:03

While SA’s top cop was revealing crime stats, an 86-year-old woman was murdered in her home in Craighall Park.

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Beheading for muti shocks sex workers
September 20 2014 at 11:08

"We know it's a dangerous profession, but to just kill and decapitate another human being like that is really barbaric."

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North West rapist gets three life sentences
September 20 2014 at 10:41

A man was sentenced to three life sentences for rape in the Rustenburg Regional Court.

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Ex-cop sentenced for stock theft
September 20 2014 at 10:39

A former police officer was sentenced to eight years imprisonment for stock theft, North West police said.

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Six nabbed for illegal abortion clinic
September 20 2014 at 09:49

“During the raid one of the suspects was caught in action while performing an illegal abortion.”

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Crime figures a wake-up call – experts
September 20 2014 at 09:25

Alarming increases in serious violent crime should serve as a wake-up call for all South Africans, according to the ISS.

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Woman questioned over dumped baby
September 19 2014 at 21:35

A woman was questioned by Gauteng police after a newborn baby was found alive in the veld in Lenasia.

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Two held for MMC robbery
September 19 2014 at 21:11

Two men who allegedly assaulted and robbed City of Johannesburg mayoral committee member Ross Greeff have been arrested in Naledi, Soweto.

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N Cape dog smuggling case on hold
September 19 2014 at 20:05

The case of two Angolan men accused of smuggling dogs between SA and Angola has been postpned.

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Cape Town to appeal Sanral secreecy order
September 19 2014 at 18:35

The City of Cape Town will appeal a court order that effectively seals most documents ahead of a review hearing on the N.1/N2 Winelands Toll Highway project

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