Dept: Pollsmoor warder attacks not due to negligence
Over the weekend, five warders were attacked in two separate incidents at the facility.
'Overcrowding, under-staffing fuel prison violence'
On Sunday prison visits were suspended at Pollsmoor Prison after four warders were ambushed with modified padlocks, a fifth warder was attacked on Monday.
2 Pollsmoor inmates charged with attempted murder
Four officials were attacked on Sunday after they tried to stop the assault of an inmate.
5 Pollsmoor wardens in hospital after attacks
It is believed that the officials were trying to stop an assault on an inmate when they themselves were beaten.
Child rights group commends rape survivor for coming forward after 4 decades
Earlier this week, a Kraaifontein pastor was sentenced to 10 years for two counts of rape committed 47 years ago.
Pastor sentenced to 10 years in prison for child rape
In January, 78-year-old Carl Baron was found guilty of two counts of rape for crimes he committed in 1970.
Woohoo! 'The Simpsons' celebrate 30th birthday
The cartoon series made its debut as a part of 'The Tracey Ullman Show' in April 1987.
Over 550 CT families start rebuilding following shack fires
The Cape Town fire and rescue service has responded to 10 major fire incidents since the start of the Easter holiday period.
Public Protector set to consider DA request to probe Dlamini-Zuma VIP security
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has confirmed that Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is still receiving high-level protection following an apparent security threat.
Suspects in Camps Bay club shooting due in court
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a shooting that left two Caprice club patrons wounded.
Cops nab 3 in connection with Camps Bay nightclub shooting
Two patrons were wounded in a shooting at Caprice this morning.
Gangster’s mom urges Worcester community to take stand against gangsterism
The woman turned her son over to authorities last week after he confessed to killing a rival gang member.
Cops maintain strong presence in Worcester amid gang violence
On Monday, nine homes of alleged gangsters and their families were torched.
‘SA runs risk of paying lip service to societal ills’
The Nelson Mandela Foundation says more needs to be done to apply the Constitution and ensure its promises are delivered.
Cops appeal to Worcester community to help fight gangsterism
Last night two people died in shootings in Avian Park, bringing to five the number of gang-related murders in the area in a week.
Zwelethu Mthethwa found guilty of murder
Artist Zwelethu Mthethwa has been on trial in connection with the murder of sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo.
Malema: Amend Consitution to fast track land expropriation
Speaking in the National Assembly on Tuesday afternoon, Malema says the land issue should not be used as a politicking tactic.
Mugabe praises Trump, calls on the world to 'give him time'
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe praised US President Donald Trump, saying that he agrees with Trump’s isolationist position.