Elsies River pleads for political intervention to halt deadly gang violence
Elsies River ward councillor said that the community had seen an increase in gang violence since lockdown level 3 came into effect, adding that the community was at its wit's end.
Boy (11) shot in Manenberg gang incident
Police said that there was stone-throwing between local gangs in the area on Sunday when a suspect randomly started shooting.
4 people expected in court for stoning policeman to death in Khayelitsha
They were arrested last Friday in connection with Constable Mzuvukile Hlahleni's murder at his home almost a month ago.
11-year-old boy shot, wounded in gang crossfire
An 11-year-old boy has been shot and wounded in a gang-related crossfire in Manenberg, in Cape Town.
Close to 50,000 COVID-19 recoveries recorded in Western Cape
The Western Cape government said the province had around 16,293 active cases.
Dagga worth R350k seized in Cape Town
Police found 180 kilogrammes of marijuana at a business in 7th Avenue last night.
100 days in lockdown SA records over 10k new infections – the highest jump yet
The total number of cumulative cases is nearing the 200,000 mark with the country currently sitting at 187, 977 infections.
Fatal shooting claims life of 18-year-old in Elsies River
Cape Town police say the teenager died shortly after he was shot in the head.
1 man dies, several dwellings destroyed in early morning fires
A man’s body was found in the debris of a home fire in Nomzamo, while no lives were lost in an earlier fire in Mandela Park on Sunday morning.
Off-duty officer stoned to death, suspects in court one month later
The suspects who are aged between 17 and 39 were arrested by the hawks on Friday – almost a month after constable Mzuvukile Hlahleni was killed at his home.
Mogoeng calls for tribunal to probe Goliath’s claims against Hlope
WC Judge President John Hlope is accused, by his deputy - Judge Patricia Goliath - of having assaulted another judge, the apparent use of abusive language towards her, and alleged abuse of power.
COVID-19: W Cape records 45 new deaths
As of 1pm on 4 July, the Western Cape had 15,957 active cases of COVID-19, with a total of 67,351 confirmed cases and 49,362 recoveries.
Hawks make breakthrough in CT cop’s murder case
Constable Mzuvukile Hlahleni was killed at his home almost a month ago.
WC remains COVID-19 epicentre as SA marks 100 days in lockdown
Since then, the country has moved from levels 5 and then 4, to level 3 lockdown regulations, which have slowly opened up more areas of the economy.
Oudtshoorn municipality's main offices closed after COVID-19 case
The greater Oudtshoorn area has also recorded its first two COVID-19 related deaths.
Gansbaai teen allegedly murdered by ex-boyfriend
Bridgenay Slingers, aged 18, was found dead in Blompark in Gansbaai on Saturday.
All pupils from Mount Frere school who contracted COVID-19 now cleared
The school had to be closed after 204 pupils and staff at the school tested positive for the coronavirus.
2 two men sentenced for running illegal abalone drying facility
The men were sentenced in the Hermanus Regional Court this week after they pleaded guilty in March.