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Drug den masquerading as a hair salon raided, Jeffrey’s Bay

Drug den masquerading as a hair salon raided, Jeffrey’s Bay

Operation Fiela closed a drug den masquerading as a hair salon and also seized 9 kilograms of dagga with a street value of over...
Business robbery, vehicle and firearms recovered, Durban

Business robbery, vehicle and firearms recovered, Durban

In the early hours of 22 October 2017, Durban Central K9 Unit members were conducting an operation at Umbilo area when a vehicle with...

Mining postponed in water-sensitive Mabola area

Civil society organisations have reached an agreement with government and mining company Atha-Africa Ventures that effectively postpones the commencement of mining activities in the Mabola...

Silent cry of the Boer

"Give me 20 divisions American soldiers and I will breach Europe. Give me 15 consisting of Englishmen, and I will advance to the borders...
Farm murders: 50 new crosses laid in memory. Photo: FNSA

Farm murders: 50 new crosses laid in memory

Fifty new white crosses in memory of those farmers slain in South Africa have been erected at the "White Cross Monument" on 1 September...

Safe cities in the world

In a study on which cities are the safest in the world, Johannesburg achieved 50th place and is the third most impoverished city compared...

Number of police in Western Cape declining

On Wednesday, Chairperson for the Standing Committee on Community Safety (COMSAFE) Mireille Wenger of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament visited the offices of the...

Julius Malema in court over calls to occupy land

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema will on Monday face charges relating to the alleged contravention of the “Riotous Assemblies Act read with...
Violence and destruction: EC taxi owners and drivers protests. Photo: SAPS

Violence and destruction: EC taxi owners and drivers protests

The South African Police Service strongly condemns the actions of the taxi owners/drivers who participated in the Provincial protest organised by SANTAGO in the...
Man tortured for hours on farm and killed

Man tortured for hours on farm and killed

On Saturday, a 57-year-old man was tortured for hours and stabbed to death on his farm situated in the Vryhied area, KwaZulu-Natal. Captain Nqobile Gwala,...
Manhunt for suspects in gruesome murder of man (61)

Manhunt for suspects in gruesome murder of man (61)

Police have launched a manhunt for suspect(s) following the gruesome murder of a 61 year old man, identified as Albert George Simelane. Simelane’s body was...
Terms of the Chinese loan to Eskom are a secret. Photo: Die Vryburger

Terms of the Chinese loan to Eskom are a secret

The terms of the $2.5 billion loan from China to Eskom's are still secret according to Cyril Ramaphosa, but Eskom will not be taken...
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