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Mystery statement from Oscar’s team

Oscar Pistorius’s family and legal team released a statement in an attempt to forestall a pending news report.

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Quarter of SA’s prisoners not sentenced

Well over a quarter of the people in prisons around the country have not yet been sentenced, according to Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha.

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Roadblocks for your own safety: JMPD

Johannesburg motorists and communities have been urged to bear with roadblocks in the cause of fighting crime, metro police said.

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High fives after attack on Marine
September 26 2014 at 20:33

What unfolded the night former British Royal Marine Brett Williams was attacked and killed was "like a kangaroo court", an eye witness testified.

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Ex-Bull knew what he was doing: judge
September 26 2014 at 16:15

Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana knew it was wrong when he killed his four victims with an axe, the court ruled.

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Co-operation needed to aid prisoners: Nicro
September 26 2014 at 16:10

Civil society must work with government departments to ensure criminals are successfully reintegrated into society, Nicro said.

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BLA welcomes signing of Legal Practice bill
September 26 2014 at 15:12

The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) has welcomed the signing into law of the Legal Practice Act (LPA).

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SAPS foils metro cop ‘vagrant dump’
September 26 2014 at 14:44

As the country celebrated Heritage Day, Durban's metro police "dumped" vagrants at a sugar cane plantation.

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Exam answers fraud exposed
September 26 2014 at 14:42

A syndicate in KZN is allegedly assisting adult matric candidates with examination answers.

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12 year rape appeal delay criticised
September 26 2014 at 14:46

The Supreme Court of Appeal decried prosecutors who delayed an appeal hearing in a rape case for 12 years.

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Respect prisoner rights: Masutha
September 26 2014 at 14:43

The human rights of prisoners must be respected, Justice and Correctional Services Minister Mike Masutha said.

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Samurai sword killer found guilty
September 26 2014 at 14:36

Jayendran Sewnath was found guilty in the Durban High Court of killing two people with a samurai sword.

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Nigerian nabbed in drug bust
September 26 2014 at 14:37

A Nigerian man was arrested at Cape Town Airport for allegedly smuggling a large amount of drugs into the city.

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Dad denies raping, abusing daughter
September 26 2014 at 14:35

A KZN man accused of raping his 17-year-old daughter and inserting a heated spear into her genitals is making a bid for bail.

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Cash heist at KwaMashu shopping mall
September 26 2014 at 14:33

A cash-in-transit heist at the KwaMashu Shopping Centre had early morning shoppers and patrons ducking for cover.

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Armed robber held after settlement raid
September 26 2014 at 14:32

One of the most wanted men in Eastern Cape is in custody after he was arrested at an informal settlement.

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Domestic worker’s k-word case in court
September 26 2014 at 14:04

A man accused of racial abuse and assault on a domestic worker will know next month whether he will pay damages of R100 000.

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Court rules against SANDF HIV policy
September 26 2014 at 12:49

The High Court in Pretoria has ruled in favour of two army recruits whose contracts were cancelled because of their HIV status.

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Contractor loses R1m security bid
September 26 2014 at 12:43

The contractor of the N2/ Umgeni Road interchange upgrades, lost a bid to get Sanral to pay R1m a month for security.

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Blue Bulls player guilty of axe murders
September 26 2014 at 12:39

Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana has been found guilty of killing four people with an axe and of kidnapping and rape.

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Call for prison drug treatment
September 26 2014 at 12:35

Providing drug treatment in prisons will benefit prisoners and society, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime said.

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Driver stabbed after hitting rock on N3
September 26 2014 at 12:09

A motorist was stabbed repeatedly when he stopped his car in Durban after hitting a rock on the N3.

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Petrol bomb attack puzzles family
September 26 2014 at 12:09

The barking of their dog may well have saved the lives of a family after two petrol bombs were hurled at their home.

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