A second-year Port Elizabeth university student was raped‚ beaten with a pole and left for dead in bushes near Schoenmakerskop in an incident that bears chilling similarities to the brutal kidnap‚ rape and attempted murder of Alison Botha 22 years … Read the rest
Police in the Eastern Cape have arrested seven suspects linked with the violent murders of 22 people during ongoing taxi violence in Libode, Mthatha and Port St Johns in the Transkei.
A spokesman for the police, Mzukisi Fatyela said the … Read the rest
A white paramedic was stabbed and assaulted by a black attacker on Saturday evening when they stopped at an accident to help in Pietermaritzburg.
“Shortly after 6pm on Saturday evening, paramedics from ER24 came across a motor vehicle collision on … Read the rest
Violent crime in South Africa over the course of the last year increased, according to 2015/16 annual crime survey released by the South African Police (SAPS).
The survey was presented to parliament during a presentation today. The figures were from … Read the rest
A 25-year-old black Zimbabwean man was arrested for allegedly hacking his girlfriend to death with an axe in Zeerust, North West police said on Tuesday.
Axe murders are quite common in South Africa.
Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said the man was … Read the rest
A daily occurence in South Africa: Abandoned black newborns. Hundreds of black mothers keep them just long enough to register their births so they may collect grants.
As soon as they are logged on the grant system, the mothers either … Read the rest
On Thursday morning a black armed gunman jumped over the back wall at a local high school and robbed students at gunpoint.
Learners and teachers from Grenswag High School were going about their normal morning routine on 26 May 2016. … Read the rest
Horrific failings by Britain’s social services were exposed on Tuesday as a mother and her lesbian partner were found guilty of murdering her two-year-old son.
Liam Fee died when his heart ruptured from blows to his chest – and a … Read the rest
Limpopo police have arrested a 42-year-old black farmworker suspected of killing two 5-year-old girls from Ribone village, in Gilead.
The two friends – Lekwelo Ennie Masola and Nthabiseng Motlaphema – went missing on Wednesday after they were last seen playing … Read the rest
A massive, migrant crime wave is surging across Germany according to figures buried in a new report released by the country’s Interior Ministry. The data reveals that without migrants considered, crime rates in Germany would have remained roughly static since … Read the rest
A US city councilman from Mobile, Alabama is in a stable condition after he was shot in the face in Johannesburg during a robbery over the weekend.
US news outlets report CJ Small was shot on Saturday when a tour … Read the rest
A 15-year-old boy was left brain dead after he was shot in his head in a drive-by shooting.
Keegan Smith died at around 2pm on Sunday when doctors at Groote Schuur Hospital switched off the machines that were keeping him … Read the rest
Whereas most observers have now become conscious of the extreme, sadistic nature of the daily killings and rapes in South Africa, not many are ready to acknowledge the frequently ethnic aspect of such crimes. A few days ago another Afrikaans … Read the rest
Sexual violence remains prevalent, especially among black South Africans, and was the invisible hand in the vicious crimes committed in households, particularly against women, said Statistician-General Pali Lehohla.
“The way we see crime in South Africa says a lot about … Read the rest