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Gangsters stripped, led through streets
March 30 2015 at 09:36

Anger towards gangs boiled over in Galeshewe this weekend when eight young alleged gangsters were caught.

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Cops kill armed soldier
March 25 2015 at 10:04

A soldier attached to a SANDF base in Kimberley was shot and killed by police at his home following a violent domestic dispute .

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Child porn accused pleads guilty
March 24 2015 at 11:47

Rudolph Coetzee has pleaded guilty to 45 charges, including rape, sexual assault and the manufacturing of child porn.

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Suspected copper thieves arrested
March 22 2015 at 15:48

Two men were arrested with suspected copper valued at approximately R5 000 in Barkly West, Northern Cape police said.

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Man guilty of soccer murder
March 18 2015 at 16:44

A Northern Cape mas has been convicted of killing another man during an urgument about a soccer match on television.

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Freak storm rips homes apart
March 17 2015 at 12:38

Kimberley residents started picking up the pieces after a freak storm tore through several parts of the city, leaving a trail of destruction.

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Rapist who gave girl wine gets 18 years
March 16 2015 at 09:43

A Kimberley man who made a six-year-old girl drunk and then raped her has been sentenced to 18 years in jail.

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Three held for illegal cigarettes
March 15 2015 at 11:57

Three people have been arrested for being in possession of contraband cigarettes with an estimated street value of R100 000.

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Man gave girl, 6, wine then raped her
March 13 2015 at 11:43

Gabriel Lekwene has been found guilty of raping a six-year-old girl in his shanty after making her drink alcohol.

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Teen moms reject Zuma’s idea
March 12 2015 at 09:19

"Don't take my baby." This was the plea by teen moms, who are adamant that they are capable of looking after their babies.

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Girlfriend killer gets 20 years
March 11 2015 at 17:25

A Northern Cape man was sentenced to 20 years in jail for killing his girlfriend and dumping her body in a toilet drain.

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18 years' jail for man who torched ex
March 11 2015 at 16:52

A man has been jailed for in effect 18 years by the De Aar High Court for killing his former girlfriend and a 25-year-old man.

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Blue crane massacre: tests confirm poison
March 11 2015 at 09:40

Tests have confirmed that poison was responsible for the deaths of the more than 200 blue cranes in the Northern Cape.

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Steenkamp needs a lawyer for appeal
March 10 2015 at 12:26

A legal representative for Don Steenkamp still has to be appointed to challenge his sentence in the Supreme Court of Appeal.

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N Cape hostel rape: hearing to start
March 10 2015 at 11:11

Disciplinary proceedings against four pupils accused of raping and assaulting a fellow pupil, will begin this week.

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Suspected copper thief held
March 9 2015 at 19:56

A man was arrested in Lerato Park, Roodepan, for possession of suspected stolen copper valued around R50 000.

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Woman killed with assegai
March 9 2015 at 07:42

A woman was stabbed with an assegai after running into a stranger's home, apparently to hide from her ex-lover.

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Boys face disciplinary action after rape
March 8 2015 at 10:22

Four Northern Cape boys, accused of raping and assaulting a fellow pupil, will reportedly face a disciplinary hearing.

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Boys in dock for hostel rape
March 5 2015 at 19:15

Four Northern Cape schoolboys, accused of raping and assaulting a fellow pupil, appeared in the Jan Kempdorp Magistrate's Court.

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Wheelchair rapist gets 14 years
March 3 2015 at 10:45

Daniel Oliphant will remain behind bars for 14 years for the rape of his ex-girlfriend’s 10-year-old granddaughter.

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