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Ipid backs NPA’s decision on Phiyega

The Ipid has expressed support for the NPA following their decision not to prosecute national police commissioner, Riah Phiyega.

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Livestock theft exceeds R500m

About R516 million worth of animals have been stolen on farms so far this year, AgriSA said.

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Trio in court for 5 ton abalone bust

Three men appeared in the Vosloorus District Court for allegedly being in possession of around five tons of perlemoen.

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Cape to set up Khayelitsha forums
September 15 2014 at 13:35

Task teams are to be set up in Khayelitsha to deal with youth gangs and unlicensed liquor outlets.

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He had R103m in his luggage... why?
September 15 2014 at 13:29

The Hawks are working with the Nigerian government after a man came in to SA by helicopter to buy weapons.

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ANC Youth League foes in gun war
September 15 2014 at 13:29

Police are searching for former ANCYL official Jacob Lebogo after Boy Mamabolo was shot at a party.

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Crime stats to be released this week
September 15 2014 at 13:18

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has announced that the crime stats are to be released on Thursday.

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'White people all look the same'
September 15 2014 at 13:00

A guard who could not identify those accused of killing Brett Williams, because "all white people look the same" to him.

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Somalis fear xenophobic syndicate
September 15 2014 at 12:00

Somalis fear a xenophobic syndicate is operating in the Cape, killing their nationals - 26 in a year to last month.

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Lamoer mum over corruption claims
September 15 2014 at 11:56

Cape police boss Arno Lamoer has refused to be drawn on reports that he and other top cops face corruption charges.

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Court escaper nailed
September 15 2014 at 11:51

One of the two suspects who shot their way out of the Pretoria Magistrate's Court, has been killed.

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Minors change plea in decapitation case
September 15 2014 at 11:45

Three minors, who were expected to plead guilty to their role in killing and decapitating a prostitute, informed a court that they intended pleading not guilty.

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Crisis at Durban police station
September 15 2014 at 11:31

An emergency meeting has been held at one of Durban’s biggest police stations over the spike of crime in the area.

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Lover killed, five injured in shooting
September 15 2014 at 11:31

Inflamed passions may have caused a man to open fire at at least six people, killing a woman instantly.

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She major-general turns out to be a he
September 15 2014 at 10:58

She almost fooled them all. Only "she" was actually a he. And, he wasn't the major-general from the SAPS either.

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Vaal man on child sex charges
September 15 2014 at 11:05

A man accused of molesting five teenaged boys is expected to appear in the Vanderbijlpark Magistrate's Court.

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Oscar book out of question... for now
September 15 2014 at 09:04

Oscar Pistorius is not planning to write a "tell-all" book. Well, not right now anyway, says his manager Peet van Zyl.

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ANCYL Limpopo leader shot
September 15 2014 at 08:16

ANCYL leader in Limpopo, Boy Mamabolo, was allegedly shot and wounded at the weekend.

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‘Oscar’s histrionics a grotesque pantomime’
September 15 2014 at 07:42

Adam Steenkamp, Reeva's brother, has branded Oscar Pistorius a killer who should have been found guilty of murder.

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Rapist falls asleep in victim’s home
September 14 2014 at 16:28

A 21-year-old man kicked in a woman’s door, ordered her to undress, raped her and then fell asleep.

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Outrage over Durban child porn case
September 14 2014 at 16:03

Durban drama teachers in an uproar after an unnamed drama teacher appeared in court on several charges of child pornography.

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Sars confiscates $9.3m at Lanseria
September 14 2014 at 15:49

The SA Revenue Service confiscated US9.3 million (about R100m) at Lanseria Airport from two Nigerians and an Israeli.

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Reeva could still be alive
September 14 2014 at 15:13

Reeva Steenkamp’s death could have been prevented had provisions in the Firearm Control Act been acted upon, say gun lobbies.

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