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22 Feb '16, 7:56pm
558 Days: Yolande Korkie’s story
558 Days: Yolande Korkie’s story

Yolande Korkie, who was held captive by al-Qaeda in Yemen along with her husband Pierre but later realeased alone, has written ...

15 Feb '16, 7:31pm
Pupil stabs school girl 14 times
Pupil stabs school girl 14 times
Crime & Courts

Free State police arrested a 21-year-old pupil after he allegedly stabbed an 18-year-old female pupil 14 times on the school grounds.

11 Feb '16, 2:28pm
Senior cop held for fatal farm beatings
Senior cop held for fatal farm beatings
Crime & Courts

A police captain faces murder charges for allegedly helping four farmers beat two suspected thieves to death in Parys.

09 Feb '16, 7:43pm
Cops intensify hunt for Welkom farm killers
Cops intensify hunt for Welkom farm killers
Crime & Courts

Police have mounted an “intensive manhunt” for suspects who shot a farming couple, killing the husband, before making off ...

08 Feb '16, 1:52pm
Man, 34, shot dead in informal settlement
Man, 34, shot dead in informal settlement
Crime & Courts

A 34-year-old man was shot dead in the Thabong informal settlement near Welkom, said Free State police.

08 Feb '16, 09:06am
Hawks nab four fake cigarette kingpins
Hawks nab four fake cigarette kingpins
Crime & Courts

The Hawks arrested four kingpins allegedly involved in the illegal cigarette trade who had more than R1.5 m worth of stock.

05 Feb '16, 4:27pm
Suspected cigarette kingpins nabbed
Suspected cigarette kingpins nabbed
Crime & Courts

Four appeared in court in connection with dealing in illegal cigarettes worth more than R1.5 million, Hawks says.

02 Feb '16, 03:03am
Bus overturns near Bloemfontein
Bus overturns near Bloemfontein

More than 40 passengers were injured when a bus overturned on the N8 near Bloemfontein, according to paramedics.

01 Feb '16, 11:08am
Nurses face becoming extinct
Nurses face becoming extinct

“Patients Google treatment and tell you how you could have treated them. As a nurse, how do we use Google to counter that?”.

26 Jan '16, 5:55pm
Child porn suspect faces 935 charges
Child porn suspect faces 935 charges
Crime & Courts

A Joburg man arrested on charges of possession, manufacturing and distribution of child pornography will face 935 charges.

26 Jan '16, 3:38pm
Zama zamas’ biltong seized
Zama zamas’ biltong seized
Crime & Courts

Law enforcement officers in Welkom seized R28 000 worth of biltong they believed was destined for illegal miners underground.

25 Jan '16, 4:46pm
Sangoma jailed for raping ‘tokoloshe’
Sangoma jailed for raping ‘tokoloshe’
Crime & Courts

A traditional healer has been jailed for 10 years for raping a 16-year-old girl who he claimed was posssessed by an evil spirit.

25 Jan '16, 3:36pm
Dad jailed for beating daughter to death
Dad jailed for beating daughter to death
Crime & Courts

A man was sentenced to 44 years imprisonment for beating his then 7-year-old daughter to death and burying her in their backyard.

25 Jan '16, 1:24pm
Man jailed for trying to rape sister
Man jailed for trying to rape sister
Crime & Courts

A man has been sentenced to ten years imprisonment after attempting to rape his sister, police say.

25 Jan '16, 1:02pm
Cop’s wife arrested for his murder
Cop’s wife arrested for his murder
Crime & Courts

The wife of Welkom constable Mbuyisela James Concoshi has been arrested in connection with his murder, the Hawks said.