"crime" tag

Eastern Cape cop kills wife, then self

A POLICEMAN shot dead his wife at their home in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, police said today.

Court and Handcuffs

Six men held for Eastern Cape teen’s murder

SIX men were arrested for allegedly stabbing a teenager to death in Bongweni, Mthatha, Eastern Cape police said earlier today.

Court and Handcuffs

Wife of “Springs Monster” barred from seeing children

The wife of the “Springs Monster” is not allowed to see her children the Springs Magistrate’s Court ruled today.


Conman walks off with son’s bail cash

A KWELERA woman was conned out of R500 at the East London Magistrate’s Court when an unidentified man said her son would be released on bail if she gave him the money. He disappeared with the cash.


‘Killer pastor’ still at large after boy stabbed to death

A PASTOR who allegedly attacked and killed a five-year-old boy with a spear during Easter is still on the run from police almost two months after the incident.

Oscar Pistorius Is Tried For The Murder Of His Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

‘Bloodcurdling’ screams relived

CLUTCHING a friend, June Steenkamp stared at the man who killed her daughter, flinching as she forced herself to listen to a witness describe her daughter’s “blood curdling” screams for help.


Thugs guilty of brutal spree

A SHORT but brutal reign of terror on homeowners and residents in Abbotsford, Nahoon Valley Park and Vincent has had a sequel with the conviction of three thugs for attempted murder, housebreaking and robbery.

LITTLE PROTECTION: Suspects pulled off a daring robbery by ramming a bakkie into Jet Mart’s doors on Saturday

Robbers smash into store with bakkie and shoot at guards

FIVE robbers launched a daring raid when they crashed their bakkie into a security gate to force it open at a store near the East London city centre taxi rank on Saturday night.

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