1 May – Christo Viljoen (47) was shot through his neck in Bultfontein by 3 black men.
1 May – Babs Roos (70) was attacked in her home in Klerksdorp. She was assaulted, robbed and murdered.
1 May – Heleen Robbertse (74) was attacked, tied up, bitten and robbed in her home in Sonlandpark. Her leg was severely injured and she has to receive ARV’s because one of the attackers bit her in order to remove her jewelry from her fingers.
2 May – Rudy Zwarts was attacked at his home and left unconscious after being beaten on the side of his head with a brick.
2 May – A 60-year old lady was attacked and murdered in her Greenhills home. Her 89-year-old mother-in-law was severely assaulted by 3 black men.
3 May – Alex Walkinshaw, his partner Lindie and 11 year old daughter Jayden were attacked and severely assaulted in their Pretoria home by 5 black men.
4 May – Elderly Roux-couple, 74 & 71, were attacked on their Piet Retief farm by a gang of black men wielding pangas.
5 May – Two young girls were attacked with pangas by 3 black men while visiting the Lowveld Botanicaal Gardens.
5 May – Janine van Rensburg (38) was murdered in Oudshoorn.
5 May – Sampie van Aardt was severely injured during a botched highjacking. He was beaten up and stabbed with a screwdriver by a gang of black men near Brits.
6 May – Ryan McCrae (24) was attacked an assaulted near his parents home in Bloemfontein. His attackers attempted to strangle him before robbing him en fleeing.
6 May – Martin Coetsee (67) was attacked on his farm in Makwassie by a gang of black men. He was severely injured, beaten and dragged around his house by his ears. He is still in intensive care.
6 May – Juliette Rutte (62) was attacked and beaten in her home in Northclliff, Johannesburg.
7 May – Peter Hackland (61) was murdered on his farm in Ixopo in Natal. His daughter and mother were also hurt during the attack.
8 May – Daan and Erka Rosseau were murdered in their home in Wellington. They suffocated to death when their attackers put plastic bags over their heads.
9 May – Gerald Carey was attacked and severely beaten with a baseball bat by 2 police officers because he refused to pay them a bribe.
9 May – Clive and Vicky were attacked and severely injured on their Small holding in Kraaifontein in die Western Cape.
9 May – A man was held up in Vredekloof by 2 attackers. He was badly beaten and his jaw and cheekbone were shattered.
10 May – A 22-year old woman was beaten and raped by 4 black men in police uniform and vehicle near Kempton Park. Police are denying any responsibility and claims it is a gang they have now dubbed “The blue light gang”.
10 May – A man and his disabled son were attacked by 3 black men in their Centurion home. They were both brutally assaulted and the 35-year old son was shot in his face.
10 May – Nick Reynders (59) and his son, Dawid (38) were highjacked at their home in Witbank. They were taken away in different directions by the group. Nick was severely assaulted and escaped by pretending to be dead. His son was dragged behind the vehicle and stabbed 12 times. He is in hospital.
11 May – Vernon Grant (95) was attacked, tied up and robbed in his Port Elizabeth home by 3 black men.
11 May – Gerhard du Preez (71) was attacked and hit in his face with a block of cement by a black man he had just offered a job. He is still in hospital in a very serious condition.
11 May – Gus Silber (56), his wife and two daughters were attacked, tied up, held up with guns and robbed in Northcliff.
12 May – Hein van der Merwe (22) cyclist was pushed off the road and assaulted by 3 black men in suits and a diplomatic vehicle.
12 May – At and Winifred Janse van Rensburg were attacked on their farm in Buffelspoort by a gang of black men who ambushed them when they returned home. They were severely injured. Winifred is still in intensive care and suffered a fractured scull and has bleading on the brain.
13 May – Tom Pieterse was attacked in his home in the town of Makswassie.
14 May – Rui Moutinho (37) was brutally murdered in his home in Nigel. His body was only discovered 2 days later.
14 May – Cathy Stander was attacked at her Blanco home while her husband was out jogging. She was held up with a knife and robbed of a laptop.
14 May – Fred van den Bergh (58) and his wife, Cosette (55) were attacked in their Faerie Glen home. Fred was shot dead and his wife badly beaten.
15 May – 20-year-old girl raped during an attack at her parents’ home in Glenvista.
16 May – Farm attack on Kobus Bester on his farm Steekbokfontein in Koster.
16 May – Frank de Bie (67) was attacked in his home in Boksburg. His was stabbed in his shoulder and arm. Hit over the head and tied up. His dog was shot and he was robbed.
17 May – Johnny Nelson and his wife attacked on their farm in Broedersput. Johnny badly injured and in hospital.
17 May – William Sharman was shot and killed by 4 black attackers in New Germany for his lunch box…
17 May – Les and Gale Adlam attacked on their farm on Balmoral road. Both badly injured. Les still unconscious.
17 May – Pieter and Lena Theunissen were attacked, badly injured and robbed in Sabie.
17 May – Ferdie Richards was Highjacked near Bronkhorstspruit by 4 black males. He was severely injured, tied up and dumped in the veld.
17 May – Ben Pieterse found 3 black men in his daughter’s house on their farm near Rustenburg. When he surprised them he was shot in his leg but managed to take the weapon and shoot one of the attackers.
18 May – A farmer and his family were attacked in their home by 2 black men while having supper. They managed to overpower their attackers. 1 Fled, but the other is in hospital.
19 May – Francois le Grange (51) was murdered in his home in Les Marias, Pretoria. His was beaten to death with a stone and his car was stolen.
19 May – Karen Daley (43), her son Matthew (13), husband Mark (47) and Mother Elly (72) were attacked in their home in Glen Hills. They were held at gun point, Karen was groped and het mother kicked in the stomach while being robbed.
19 May – Leslie Rabie, the manager of a guesthouse in Alberton, was assaulted by 15 black men who were reportedly drunk after returning from a wedding, making a noise and damaging property. When she ask them to be quiet, she was beaten with a knobkierie. The police found the incident funny and asked her to refund the guests for their stay. None of the men were arrested.
19 May – A young white male in his 20’s was walking home after visiting a friend in Queenswood, Pretoria, when he was attacked, beaten and raped by a black man.
20 May – A 57-year-old white man was attacked in his home in Dorothy Road, Heuningklip, by 4 black attackers. He was shot through the neck. His current condition is not known.
21 May – Gerhard Coetzee and his wife were attacked on their farm near Sudwala. Gerhard was severely injured and taken to hospital. The 5 attackers fled with 2 hunting rifles and a 9mm pistol.
21 May – PJ Hassard was attacked on his farm in Hluhluwe in KZN by 5 black men. He was shot and is currently in hospital.
21 May – Lizelle Webster, her husband and daughter where attacked and robbed in their home in Kayalami. They were held at gunpoint and the attackers threatened to rape them. Her husband was severely beaten and taken to hospital.
22 May – Kobus Larrem was shot and killed by a highjacker who demanded is car keys as he left home for work in Eastvale, Springs.
23 May – Wilhelm en Marina Burger were attacked on their Stellenbosch farm at 3 am in the morning. They were robbed of weapons, cellphones and jewelry.
23 May – Jenny Lachenicht, who was attacked and beaten with a garden shovel on 28 April, died in ICU today. She never regained consciousness after the attack.
23 May – Morne Nel (32) was shot and killed during an attack on him, his girlfriend and 2 children at their Muldersdrift home.
23 May – Salmon Ferreira (79) and his wife Rentia (78) were attacked, assaulted and robbed in the Oranjehof Retirement home in Bonaero Park.
23 May – Odette Scrooby-Joubert (ex miss SA) was attacked, hit over the head and robbed at gunpoint in her Bryanston home.
24 May – An 82-year old woman was attacked, assaulted and robbed in her Summerstrand home in Port Elizabeth.
24 May – An 80-year old woman was attacked, raped and robbed in Walmer in Port Elizabeth.
24 May – Gerrie Putter was attacked by 4 black men on his smallholding in Haakdoornboom in Pretoria. He was shot in his back.
24 May – Annebe Lategan was raped, murdered and dumped in the veld near Elsburg. She was naked when found and her throat was slit.
24 May – Dave Maratos (65) was attacked and stabbed to death on a farm in the Greytown district.
24 May – Traudel Kretschmer (76) was murdered by 3 attackers in her home near Piketberg at 7pm. Her body was discovered the next day. She was bound, beaten over the head and strangled. They stole a cellphone and necklace.
25 May – A white woman was attacked and gang raped in Allanridge at a Gold Laboratory by a gang of 7 black attackers who also tortured and brutally assaulted her colleagues for 4 hours.
25 May – Johan Janse van Rensburg and his wife were attacked by a gang of black men in their home in Safarituine, Rustenburg. Johan was shot to death and his wife was shot and brutally assaulted. She is in hospital.
26 May – A 65-year old White man was shot execution style during a robbery in Durbanville. He died on the scene.
27 May – Carmen Manthe (37) died today after being in a coma for a week. She, and her Mom Denise, were attacked by 3 black men with axes and knives in Willowvale.
28 May – An elderly couple were attacked in their home in Nelspruit by 2 black males, one of whom was their gardener. The 61-year old man was shot twice but survived.
28 May – Deon Jardim (31), an off duty police officer, was shot in front of his house in the presence of his 2 daughters by 3 attackers. He was shot in the chest and the bullet narrowly missed his heart.
28 May – A young mother was attacked and raped in her home in Port Elizabeth by a black man with dreadlocks and a scar on his face.