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3 June 2016, 1:42pm
Girl, 15, killed in motorcycle crash
Girl, 15, killed in motorcycle crash
Crime & Courts

A 15-year-old girl was killed when a motorcyclist crashed into her on the R70 Mamahabane, Ventersdorp.

30 May 2016, 3:36pm
Teen kills friend in fight about clothes
Teen kills friend in fight about clothes
Crime & Courts

An argument about clothes they borrowed from each other ended with a 16-year-old boy being arrested for the murder of his 17-year-old friend.

30 May 2016, 11:23am
Cops release identikit of alleged schoolgirl rapist
Cops release identikit of alleged schoolgirl rapist
Crime & Courts

Free State police are on the hunt for two suspects who raped a schoolgirl at knifepoint as she was walking home from school.

28 May 2016, 12:18pm
Job pledge turns into human trafficking horror
Job pledge turns into human trafficking horror

It has been a fortnight of hell for Mpoetsi Phutheho after the promise of a job turned into a nightmare.

20 May 2016, 09:39am
Malema eviction from Parly unlawful, SCA rules
Malema eviction from Parly unlawful, SCA rules
Crime & Courts

EFF leader Julius Malema was vindicated by the SCA when it confirmed that he had been unlawfully kicked out of Parliament in 2014.

17 May 2016, 08:11am
Jansen leaving UFS ‘without regrets’
Jansen leaving UFS ‘without regrets’

Professor Jonathan Jansen has resigned from the University of the Free State with “mixed emotions”.

16 May 2016, 09:12am
Jansen to step down as UFS rector
Jansen to step down as UFS rector

The University of the Free State Council announced that Professor Jonathan Jansen will step down from his position as vice-chancellor and rector.

14 May 2016, 07:28am
DA lays criminal charges against ANC
DA lays criminal charges against ANC

The Democratic Alliance has laid criminal charges against the African National Congress in the Free State for allegedly damaging DA election posters.

12 May 2016, 10:14am
Four held after Free State farm attack foiled
Four held after Free State farm attack foiled
Crime & Courts

Four armed men have been arrested after police found them hiding in a storeroom waiting to launch an attack on a Free State farmer and his family.

5 May 2016, 12:15pm
Two life sentences for raping stepdaughter
Two life sentences for raping stepdaughter
Crime & Courts

A 38-year-old Free State man was handed two life sentences for raping his nine-year-old stepdaughter at their home.

4 May 2016, 4:30pm
Man held after girlfriend’s body found under bed
Man held after girlfriend’s body found under bed
Crime & Courts

A 28-year-old Free State man was arrested after the body of his girlfriend was found under his bed in a shallow grave.

2 May 2016, 2:09pm
Eight injured in Ficksburg crash
Eight injured in Ficksburg crash

Eight people were injured in a crash involving a minibus taxi, a bakkie, and a car on the corner of Bloem and Church streets in Ficksburg.

26 April 2016, 07:39am
Man in court for beating girlfriend to death
Man in court for beating girlfriend to death
Crime & Courts

A Free State man is expected to appear in court for allegedly bludgeoning his girlfriend to death with an iron rod and a wooden pole.

25 April 2016, 2:13pm
Life term for mentally handicapped woman’s rapist
Life term for mentally handicapped woman’s rapist
Crime & Courts

A 38-year-old man has been sentenced to life behind bars for repeatedly raping a mentally disabled woman in 2014.

20 April 2016, 05:37am
ANC bus crash: Heartbroken families identify dead
ANC bus crash: Heartbroken families identify dead

The haunting cries of a woman filled the air in Germiston as a motorcade of bereaved families made their way to a local mortuary.