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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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Boland family in axe murder horror
January 28 2015 at 07:29

A blood-spattered axe was found in the golf estate home where three members of the Van Breda family were killed.

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Kings Park murder trial postponed
January 28 2015 at 12:51

The case against a man accused of fatally beating former Royal Marine Brett Williams has been postponed.

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Blue-light driver jailed for 5 years
January 28 2015 at 12:15

Joseph Semitjie was sentenced to five years after "destroying" teenager Thomas Ferreira's life.

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Somalis in Soweto recall days of terror
January 28 2015 at 11:59

Some Somalis say well-stocked shelves were what saved their lives when mobs stormed their shops in Soweto.

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New bid to shut down KZN school
January 28 2015 at 11:55

The KwaDukuza Municipality has had another go at shutting down a new private school in Ballito.

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Victims angry at rapist’s lack of remorse
January 28 2015 at 11:56

Hoping to hear an apology from the man who ruined their lives, Albert Morake’s victims were left fuming at his lack of remorse.

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Garage shooting victim faced charges
January 28 2015 at 08:43

Toufiq Joseph was out on bail in a criminal case and had four knives in his car when he was shot dead.

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‘R700bn lost to corruption in 20 years’
January 28 2015 at 11:02

South Africa has lost R700 billion to corruption over the last 20 years, the Institute of Internal Auditors has said.

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Ex-security boss guilty of farm murders
January 28 2015 at 10:57

Rudolph Struwig, who facilitated the murder of two Midlands farmworkers on the instructions of farmers, has been found guilty.

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Women sought after man raped at gunpoint
January 28 2015 at 10:46

Police are still hunting for three women who allegedly raped a 21-year-old Diepsloot man at gunpoint.

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Who will replace SIU head?
January 28 2015 at 10:40

It will be business as usual at the SIU as President Zuma deals with finding an interim replacement for Vas Soni.

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Man in dock for setting mom-in-law alight
January 28 2015 at 09:25

"I hate him," says the wife of a man who is set to plead guilty to murdering his invalid mother-in-law.

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Toddler threat: Police officers held
January 28 2015 at 07:29

Tshwane metro cops who allegedly threatened to shoot a three-year-old have been arrested. [UPDATED}

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Two held for Langlaagte looting
January 28 2015 at 08:04

Two men have been arrested in connection with the looting of a Somalian-owned shop in Langlaagte, Gauteng police said.

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Tshwane probes child threat cop
January 27 2015 at 21:09

The Tshwane metro police are investigating a report about an officer who allegedly threatened to shoot a three-year-old.

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Bum deal for robbers injured in shoot-out
January 27 2015 at 20:19

One robber was shot in the leg and another in the buttocks when they exchanged gunfire with police in Randburg Square.

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Journo threatened over tender story
January 27 2015 at 20:01

Within hours of sending questions to a company that won a R52 million tender, a Sapa journalist received a threatening phone call.

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Six held for diamond mine robbery
January 27 2015 at 19:35

Six people have been arrested following the theft of diamonds from a mine near Prieska, Northern Cape.

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‘Cop robbers’ behind bars
January 27 2015 at 19:35

Three Roodepan police officers were arrested following a robbery of a tuck-shop owned by a foreign national.

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DA welcomes ruling on health proclamation
January 27 2015 at 19:27

DA welcomes ConCourt's decision to set aside a proclamation which effectively criminalised the provision of health services without a certain certificate

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