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No arrests in family axe murders

No one has been arrested in connection with an attack on a family in Stellenbosch in which three people were killed, police said.

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Cops shot dead at police station

A warrant officer and a constable were shot dead at the Joburg central police station by a man who resisted being searched.

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New plan to axe Hawks boss falters

A request by Police Minister Nathi Nhleko for Parliament to begin the process for firing Hawks boss Anwa Dramat has derailed.

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Axe attack: son in ‘reasonable condition’
January 29 2015 at 15:03

The son of a family brutally murdered inside their Stellenbosch home is in a “reasonable condition”, says the family lawyer.

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Cops hunt for clues in mall shooting
January 29 2015 at 17:38

Police have sealed off the Bedford Centre to collect evidence after seven people were shot and injured in the mall.

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Trial date set for graft accused cops
January 29 2015 at 17:34

Two Mitchell’s Plain police officials, charged with extortion, corruption and defeating the ends of justice, are to go on trial in April.

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NHBRC chair put on special leave
January 29 2015 at 17:01

Brenda Madumise was put on leave of absence following allegations that she received cash from Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir.

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Landlord murder trial delayed
January 29 2015 at 16:54

A landlord who allegedly opened fire on his tenants, but killed his mother instead, has delayed his murder trial claiming emotional distress.

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Suspended sentence for N1 tot’s mom
January 29 2015 at 15:39

The woman who left her toddler son on the N1 freeway has been sentenced to five years in prison, wholly suspended.

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Illicit diamond case could be scrapped
January 29 2015 at 15:50

One of SA’s biggest illicit diamond dealing cases will be scrapped from the court roll if the State does not get its house in order.

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Child sex: stepdad’s life term slashed
January 29 2015 at 15:32

Judge questions whether oral sex with 10-year-old step-daughter constitutes penetration which invokes maximum sentence

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Robbers among Bedfordview injured
January 29 2015 at 14:24

Police confirm that seven people, including two alleged robbers, were injured in the shopping centre shoot-out.

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Four hurt in Bedfordview shooting
January 29 2015 at 12:56

Three men and a woman were shot and wounded in Bedfordview, east of Johannesburg, paramedics said.

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Garage killing: accused denied bail
January 29 2015 at 10:23

The man arrested for allegedly shooting to death a Woodstock man at a filling station will remain in custody at Pollsmoor.

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Bitou busts 40 officials in sting
January 29 2015 at 11:20

More than 40 Bitou municipal officials face suspension after allegedly bypassing electricity meters.

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Nhleko asks Parly to fire Dramat
January 29 2015 at 11:50

Minister of Police Nkosinathi Nhleko has asked Parliament to fire Hawks chief Anwa Dramat.

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Cop helpless as wife is raped
January 29 2015 at 11:12

A police officer watched in terror as two robbers raped his wife at their Cape Town home.

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3 suspected hijackers arrested
January 29 2015 at 11:12

Three men who were about to hijack a truck transporting cigarettes were arrested in Freedom Park, Soweto.

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What does Oscar, Semitjie have in common?
January 29 2015 at 09:26

Annette Vergeer is again under the spotlight for her recommendations in VIP driver Joseph Semitjie case.

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Bigwig sues ADT after house robbery
January 29 2015 at 09:26

A former Sappi CEO is claiming R1.7m from ADT Security after a robbery at his luxury Hyde Park home.

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Toddler threat: one cop freed
January 29 2015 at 09:23

One of the two metro officers arrested for alleged armed robbery and threatening a toddler has been released.

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Toddler threat: metro cops in court
January 28 2015 at 21:18

Two metro police officers who allegedly threatened to shoot a three-year-old girl appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court.

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SAPS says cop crime study flawed
January 28 2015 at 19:17

Study about police involvement in serious and violent crimes based on flawed methodology, SAPS management says

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