[LISTEN] The life & times of Pik Botha
Mandy Wiener takes a look at Roelf Frederik 'Pik' Botha's life both as an apartheid-era minister and after democracy.
Cele meets top Crime Intelligence officers, identifies 4 priority crimes
During Police Minister Bheki Cele's visit to Crime Intelligence headquarters in Pretoria on Tuesday, he identified four priority crimes which need attention.
Widespread praise for new Hawks boss Godfrey Lebeya
The former deputy national police commissioner will take over from acting Hawks boss Yolisa Matakata.
New Hawks head has wealth of experience & qualifications to match it
Cabinet announced that Advocate Godfrey Lebeya will be the new permanent head of the directorate for priority crime investigation.
[EXCLUSIVE] Radovan Krejcir’s ex-bodyguard to appear in court following arrest
The man, whose name is known to Eyewitness News, was taken into custody on Thursday, along with three others, in a sting operation in Bryanston and Jukskei Park.
Serbian police studying CCTV footage in George Darmanovic murder
Darmanovic was shot twice in the back of the head in New Belgrade on Sunday by two men on a motorcycle.
SA authorities not commenting on George Darmanovich’s death
Darmanovich, a key figure in the local underworld, was shot by two men on a motorbike outside a court in New Belgrade on Sunday.
Local underworld figure George Darmanovich shot & killed in Serbia
state security contract agent George Darmanovich has been living in Serbia for the last four years but has been a key player in local underworld politics.
Charges against Nafiz Modack, co-accused withdrawn
CT security boss Nafiz Modack and his co-accused Jacques Cronje had been charged with intimidation & attempted extortion relating to an incident involving the grand nightclub in Rivonia.
[BOOK EXTRACT] Ministry of Crime: An Underworld Explored by Mandy Wiener
The new book from Mandy Wiener examines how organised crime, gangsters and powerful political figures have been able to capture the law enforcement authorities and agencies.
Police hunt suspects in M1 highway shooting
53-year-old Majeed Khan was shot eight times in a white Audi just after 5 pm on Wednesday.
M1 shooters ‘specifically targeted’ victim - witnesses
The man, of Pakistani or Indian descent, was gunned down in a white Audi by three shooters near Glenhove on Wednesday.
Fatal M1 shooting linked to money exchange scheme
Eyewitnesses say that three men walked through rush-hour traffic, specifically looking for the white Audi A4, shot out the tyres and then opened fire on the occupants several times.
[EXCLUSIVE] Gupta private jet lands at Lanseria Airport
The Guptas are currently appealing an interim court order which gave them 15 days to ensure the business jet be returned and held at Lanseria.
Radovan Krejcir sentenced to 15 years in his home country
The appeal court in the Czech Republic on Wednesday confirmed a jail term handed to him in absentia for plotting the murder of a customs official and stripping the assets of a state own oil company.
Lawyers for Thint say not informed if NPA will reinstate charges against it
During his announcement on Friday, NPA head Shaun Abrahams did not announce a decision relating to Thint but did refer to former President Jacob Zuma's co-accused.
Acting judge denies raping family friend's daughter
The senior advocate was arrested last week and appeared in court where he was charged with rape, sexual assault and grooming.
Hawks wanted to arrest key Gupta lieutenant in Bedfordview raid
The operation didn't last long and just after 9 am, Hawks vehicles could be seen driving down Van Buuren Road towards the highway.