With festive season approaching, SAPS urges citizens to be vigilant at all times
Crimes including card fraud, the targeting of stokvel and savings clubs and attacks on courier and delivery vehicles usually spike at around this time of year, resulting in calls for caution.
CT municipal officials praised for rescuing baby from house fire
Last week, eight members from the Pinelands sewer depot, attached to the City of Cape Town's Water and Sanitation Department rescued six people, including a baby, from a house fire in Heideveld.
Fourth suspect in Loyiso Nkohla murder case appearing in transit in EC court
The 41-year-old man was arrested in Cofimvaba in the Eastern Cape on Monday, while he was appearing in court for an unrelated matter.
Loyiso Nkohla murder: Hawks detectives nab fourth suspect
The 41-year-old was apprehended in Eastern Cape by Hawks detectives when he appeared in court, in connection with an unrelated matter.
Spike in Table Mountain attacks frustrates users including hikers, cyclists
The spate of robberies on Table Mountain has become a cause for concern ahead of the busy festive season.
GBV must be a focus 365 days of the year - Ubuntu Rural Women and Youth Movement
The Ubuntu Rural Women and Youth Movement's Wendy Pekeur said that the organisation's GBV champions were active on the ground within communities.
SAPS were enforcing flags, banner ban at Festive Lights Switch-On event - COCT
There's been concern that the action targeted Palestinian flags, with many saying they were not allowed to display their black, white, red and green coloured flags.
SA’s exorbitant crime stats indicate GBV deserves full-time focus: NPO
The organisation, Ubuntu Rural Women and Youth Movement, said during the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children, the fight against gender-based violence must be intensified.
Black Friday: Takealot sales boom with 24-hour shopping marathon launch
TV sets, Playstations, toilet paper and brandy are some of the bestselling items on the online platform this Black Friday.
Safety measures to be put in place for Festive Lights Switch-On event - COCT
Cassper Nyovest and Amapiano artist, Focalistict, will lead an exciting line-up of entertainers on the Grand Parade on Sunday.
Lutzville pitbull attacks claim one life, another person injured
Police said in the first incident on Sunday morning, a man walked past premises where a gate was open and was attacked by a number of dogs, and in the second attack, less than an hour later, the victim didn't survive.
Man (27) arrested in connection with murder of Parow Valley elderly couple
The victims – both in their seventies - were found dead after police were called on the scene on Monday morning.
Police make arrest after elderly couple murdered in Parow Valley
The police's Joseph Swartbooi said that they found bodies of the 70-year-olds on Monday morning.
Loyiso Nkohla's widow angry that people he cared for allegedly murdered him
A heartbroken Nyameka Mabandla says she can't begin to describe the hurt, betrayal and anger she feels at learning that people her husband cared and made sacrifices for, would allegedly be the ones to murder him.
Fire crews keeping watchful eye on Cape Winelands fire in De Wet
Officials say the fire currently burning in the high and inaccessible peaks and gullies of the mountains above farms is being fuelled by a combination of strong winds and aged veld.
Fisheries Department concerned about 'increasing harassment' of Cape fur seals
Seals are listed as a protected species and harassing them is dangerous to both humans, and the animals. Moreover, the behaviour is prohibited and classified as a criminal offence.
Loyiso Nkohla murder: Third suspect to appear in court
Politician and activist Loyiso Nkohla was assassinated in April, in Cape Town’s Philippi, while meeting with community members living along the railway tracks near the Philippi train station.