We've got news for you.

Register on DispatchLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Orrin Singh is a multimedia journalist based in KwaZulu-Natal. He has interests in crime, investigations and human interest stories. He previously worked as a radio news anchor and reporter and is constantly looking for ways to bridge the gap between print and digital.


BREAKING | Suspected drug kingpin shot dead near Durban hospital

A suspected drug kingpin has been shot dead in what is believed to have been a hit outside the main gate of Lenmed ...


IN PICS | Flood victims gatecrash provincial council meeting in Durban demanding houses

More than 100 disgruntled community members from Mayville and surrounding areas gatecrashed a provincial council ...


Cocaine worth more than R100m found on vessel in Durban harbour

A total of 265 bricks of cocaine, worth R111m, were discovered concealed in bags aboard a vessel ferrying trucks in the ...


‘Family are distraught,’ says neighbour of Durban cop who fatally shot son

The family of a 12-year-old Durban boy are distraught after his 39-year-old father, a police officer, is alleged to ...


Ipid investigating Durban cop who allegedly killed 10-year-old son

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating a case of murder after a Durban officer allegedly ...


LISTEN | Santaco distances itself from national shutdown as taxi fares set to increase

The SA National Taxi Council has distanced itself from having any involvement in the planning of a national shutdown on ...


Police and SANDF arrest 158 'illegal immigrants' near Lesotho border

Close to 160 alleged illegal immigrants were arrested by the police and the SA National Defence Force during a ...


Gauteng’s 'most wanted' criminal killed in KZN shoot-out with police

A Gauteng man linked to eight cases, including the murder of a police officer in October 2021, was killed in a ...


Body of missing former KZN mayor found riddled with bullets

The bloodied and bullet-riddled body of a former KwaZulu-Natal mayor turned farmer was discovered in a cane field in ...


MK vets refuse to leave Durban's Royal Hotel as floods counselling sessions cut short

Tensions escalated and metro police were called to a Durban hotel when a group of military vets refused to leave on ...