Ladysmith robbers sentenced to more than a decade behind bars for R600

Proving the old saying, "crime does not pay", six Ladysmith thieves have received hefty sentences for stealing a…

Will Glencoe murder accused farmer, Garth Simpson, walk free?

Nearly a year later, the legal proceedings against the farmer accused of murder are finally coming…

KZN home transformed into a gut-wrenching crime scene

The lives of a 35-year-old woman, her 65-year-old mother, and her seven-year-old daughter were horrifically snuffed…

Couple who stole from the KZN Blind and Deaf Society tells how

Couple, Ruvanya Ramiah and Ayush Rambally, have pleaded guilty to fraud and theft in the Durban Specialised…

SAPS Brigadier updates on cannabis rules and what you should know

Despite cannabis being decriminalised in South Africa, many cannabis users are still finding themselves handcuffed and charged for…

KZN Teacher’s assistant feels overworked and pressured, has principal murdered

Sibonelo Prince Sikhakhane, a former teacher’s assistant, prepares to face 25 years imprisonment for his role…

Local woman opens 11 funeral policies on husband’s name, before hiring hitmen

A KwaZulu-Natal woman will now spend many years in a tiny jail cell, after employing two…

4 years later, trio goes to trial for murdering and kidnapping Saunders couple

The trial of Sayefundeen Aslam Del Vecchio, Bibi Fatima Patel and Mussa Ahmed Jackson has been…

Murder suspects abandon bail application in Cllr Ndima’s murder case

In the early hours of Saturday morning, 29 January 2022, Cllr Reginald Ndima was brutally gunned down outside his…

Couple who stole R12m from KZN Deaf and Blind Society, denied bail

The duo was arrested in Estcourt on 14 April 2022, after spending four years on the run, evading…

132-hectare Ingogo farm seized after being used as large drug lab

However, according to a recent report from the NPA, a rather large drug lab was being…

Ballito mother drowns four-year-old daughter in a bucket of water

A 45-year-old Ballito mother, Madelein Ackerman, is being charged with murder, after killing her four-year-old daughter.

KZN Organised Crime: 3 arrested and vehicle seized in Vryheid

Organised crime in Vryheid has come under the spotlight, with the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) determined to bring perpetrators to…

Update: Bail application continues in Dundee’s Mercisha Tedpaul’s case

Manoj Madhan, his wife Sarika, and their son Sanjoth initially appeared in court on 7 March 2022,…

Couple steals R12m from KZN Blind and Deaf Society—arrested in Estcourt

Ramiah worked as the finance officer and her husband, Rambally, accepted financial pay-outs into his bank…

Operation Dudula member in court for voice note and KZN protest loom

This follows a member of Operation Dudula appearing in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, 6 April…

Update on Dundee’s Mercisha Tedpaul’s horrific murder case

The savage murder of Dundee resident Mercisha Tedpaul continues to send shockwaves throughout Northern KwaZulu-Natal and the country.

Estcourt father caught for raping his daughter over years

The Estcourt Regional Court has sentenced a man to two terms of life imprisonment for the…

Dundee couple and son murder young mother

A Dundee family's life changed forever after 24-year-old Mercisha Tedpaul was reported missing on 1 March 2022.

No headway made in Cllr Reginald Ndima’s murder case

Newcastle made headlines in January 2022, with the Amajuba District Municipality Speaker, Cllr Reginald Ndima, gunned down…

The Rapist Dundee teacher has victim’s family member crack his skull

This was the accused's third appearance in court, with his previous appearance being on Monday, 28 February 2022.

Father gives son cellphone to play with, while he rapes 10-year-old daughter

A 32-year-old faces life imprisonment for the rape of his 10-year-old daughter after the Verulam Regional…

Update on person who stole R3 million from Newcastle Municipality

Around two years ago, the Newcastle Municipality dealt with an employee who defrauded the entity out of millions,…

Dundee High School teacher remains behind bars as court proceedings continue

For his bail application, the accused teacher was meant to appear before the Dundee Magistrate's Court on…

Chaos after Dundee School teacher charged for raping a 14-year-old girl

It is alleged that on 18 February 2022 at 10:30am, the victim was at school premises in Dundee…

Glencoe farmer, Garth Simpson, remains imprisoned

The court saga involving Glencoe-based farmer Garth Simpson continued on Tuesday, 15 February 2022 in the Estcourt Court.

Two appear in Newcastle Court for the murder of Cllr Ndima

The assassination of Cllr Reginald Ndima, the Speaker of the Amajuba District Municipality, sent shockwaves throughout the…

Man murders older woman with an axe near Dundee

Dundee Regional Court has sentenced axe murderer Xolani Sithole to life imprisonment following the brutal killing…

Transnet dealing with low security and high theft

"Transnet Freight Rail is facing severe security issues. Theft and vandalism of copper cable, tracks, and…

Murder accused Glencoe farmer to remain behind bars, as court proceedings continue

"Glencoe farmer, Garth Simpson, is set to remain behind bars this festive season, following yet another…

Follow up on the man who beheaded the 6-year-old girl

"Newcastillians were shocked by the beheading of a 6-year-old girl, whose needless death can only be…

Newcastle’s former mayor sentenced two years

"In July, the former mayor was initially brought to court, facing a string of charges, including…

KZN Serial rapist, Lindokuhle Zungu, gets over 142 years in prison

"Serial rapist Lindokuhle Zungu was sentenced to six terms of life imprisonment and 142 years by the Mtunzini…

62-year-old rape victim shares feelings, following rapist’s sentencing

"The 34-year-old culprit was recently condemned to life in prison by the Madadeni Regional Court for…

Ramaphosa vows to protect whistleblowers following Babita Deokaran’s murder

"We South Africans are no strangers to political violence—holding a rich history over both the old…

KZN douchebag sentenced seven years for child pornography

"On Friday, 20 August 2021, the Ntuzuma Regional Court sentenced 22-year-old Tayib Galdari to an effective seven…

Ladysmith Mayor appears in court alongside his daughter

"The Mayor of the Alfred Duma Municipality in Ladysmith, Vincent Mayiboyi Madlala, appeared in the Ezakheni…

Former Newcastle Municipal Manager court case gets interesting

"The court debacle involving former Newcastle Municipal Manager Kebone Masange has noted further developments following him…

DA to lay criminal charges against Zuma’s children and Malema for inciting violence

"The Democratic Alliance will be laying criminal charges against Jacob Zuma's children Dudu Zuma-Sambudla, Edward Zuma,…

Durban High Court sentences man to 20 years for killing pregnant girlfriend

"The Durban High Court has sentenced 28-year-old Lungani Gqwaru to 20 years imprisonment after he pleaded…