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JUSTICE

Justice has been served as the gang member has been sentenced to life in prison

A 28-year-old gang member has been sentenced to life in prison in the Blue Downs Regional Court after he was found guilty of murder and attempted murder. Police spokesperson, Joseph Swartbooi, says Lance Olivier was arrested following a shootout between rival gangs in Kraaifontein that claimed the life of a 19-year-old man.

  5 days ago ago
Justice has been served as the gang member has been sentenced to life in prison

SOCIETY

Wife Injured Husband killed After Being Attacked By Neighbour With Pangas

Cape Town - A family from Mfuleni is struggling to make sense of the death of their 52-year-old father, Sithembele Soka, who was allegedly ambushed and killed with a panga by his neighbour over the weekend. Soka and his wife, Nomfundo Soka, 40, were enjoying themselves at home when they were allegedly attacked by their 49-year-old neighbour after they asked him to leave because they wanted to sleep and it was already late for visitors.

  8 days ago ago
Wife Injured Husband killed After Being Attacked By Neighbour With Pangas

SOCIETY

BEWARE|| If You See These Men Please Call The Police Immediately. Here's What They Did

Three unknown armed suspects robbed a retail store on the corner of 4th Avenue and 4th Street in Kensington on Thursday, November 24. WESTERN CAPE police are looking for them. The armed individuals pretended to be customers, according to Warrant Officer Joseph Swartbooi. The suspects forced the clients to sit on the floor, after which they robbed the business of an undisclosed sum of cash and belongings.

  6 days ago ago
BEWARE|| If You See These Men Please Call The Police Immediately. Here's What They Did

SOCIETY

Mfuleni: Man Kills His Neighbor with a Panga

A man from Mfuleni has been arrested after he butchered and killed his neighbor with a Panga. The suspect also injured the deceased's wiife during the ordeal. According to a witnesses account, the 49 year old was told by the victim that it was too late for him to be visiting his house and he must leave.

  8 days ago ago
Mfuleni: Man Kills His Neighbor with a Panga

SOCIETY

She was stabbed to death by ex boyfriend laying next to her 2 year old

On Wednesday night, September 29, a young Cape Town mother was allegedly murdered by her ex-boyfriend in Kraaifontein. The assassination of Rhucian-Kay Lawak shocked the Kraaifontein community. One suspect has subsequently been arrested, according to the South African Police Service (SAPS). LAWAK WAS STABBED TO DEATH, ACCORDING TO THE POLICE.

  2 months ago ago
She was stabbed to death by ex boyfriend laying next to her 2 year old

SOCIETY

R4.5 million drug bust

The Worcester K9 unit's routine stop and search operations resulted in a big cocaine bust involving a truck on the N1 highway near Cape Town. Before detaining two individuals aged 25 and 54 on Sunday, officers uncovered a consignment of methamphetamine (tik) with an estimated street worth of R4.5 million.

  15 days ago ago
R4.5 million drug bust

SOCIETY

Dead man found floating in a dam

The Silvermine Dam in Cape Town's Table Mountain National Park was temporarily closed to visitors after the body of an unknown man was discovered floating on Saturday. The man drowned on Saturday, according to a statement released by SANParks. "Once the information is available, Table Mountain National Park will continue to provide updates on progress.

  10 days ago ago
Dead man found floating in a dam

SOCIETY

Young people developed 6 and 10 fail miserably after vehicle hits streetlight in Cape Town

A minor collision took on Sunday evening near Kommetjie Road. A minor accident took on Sunday night near Kommetjie Road. Given Western Cape police are concentrating on an accountable wrongdoing case after two youths kicked the container in a disaster near Kommetjie Road on Sunday. Paramedics displayed at the scene and found that nine people were locked in with the setback.

  2 months ago ago
Young people developed 6 and 10 fail miserably after vehicle hits streetlight in Cape Town

SOCIETY

In Shock| Police Are In Search Of Suspects Who Robbed An Elderly Couple At Gunpoint

Western Cape police have called on members of the public to come forward with information that may assist their investigation after an elderly couple was attacked and robbed at gunpoint on a farm in Betty's Bay in the Overberg area. Police spokesperson, Joseph Swartbooi, says the victims were held at gunpoint and shoved into the house.

  1 month ago ago
In Shock| Police Are In Search Of Suspects Who Robbed An Elderly Couple At Gunpoint

SOCIETY

RIP| Two Year Old Boy Dies After Something Terrible Happened - Khayelitsha

People are extremely infuriated after hearing about a dusturbing incident which occurred. A two-year-old boy has died after falling into an open drain in Khayelitsha. Police spokesperson, Joseph Swartbooi, says the boy was declared dead by paramedics when they arrived on the scene. Swartbooi says an inquest has been opened to determine the circumstances around the boy's death.

  3 months ago ago
RIP| Two Year Old Boy Dies After Something Terrible Happened - Khayelitsha

SOCIETY

Horde kills individual for 'taking' R200

https://www.iol.co.za/capetimes/news/mob-kills-man-for-stealing-r200-d349ac0e-7fad-4e02-9631-40d09edf64cc?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1634022897 CAPE TOWN - The group of a 41-year-old Nyanga man are battling to grapple with his passing over the supposed burglary of R200. It is accepted that Thobekile April was blamed for taking cash and killed in the early long stretches of Saturday.

  1 month ago ago
Horde kills individual for 'taking' R200

SOCIETY

PATRICK MGOQI| SABC staff member shot dead trying to defend a woman at a car wash

SABC workforce participants are in surprise after one in every of their colleagues, Patrick Mgoqi, become murdered. Mgoqi, who turned into an electrical/mechanical technician and manager, became shot and killed at a vehicle wash in Khayelitsha on Sunday night, the SABC reported. It's believed the 47-year-antique Mgoqi, who grew up in Queenstown, Eastern Cape, turned into looking to guard a younger female from being assaulted while he turned into killed.

  1 month ago ago
PATRICK MGOQI| SABC staff member shot dead trying to defend a woman at a car wash

SOCIETY

Foreign Shop Owner Dead And Two Wounded In Separate Shootings

An unfamiliar businessperson is the furthest down the line individual to be killed during a spate of shootings in Belhar lately which left a 17-year-old kid and a three year old dead. The shootings are accepted to be connected to battles about an area. Two different men were injured in a different shooting in Delft purportedly by an individual known to them.

  2 months ago ago
Foreign Shop Owner Dead And Two Wounded In Separate Shootings

SOCIETY

Murder suspect has been released in a Capetown murder investigation.

Western Cape police have announced that a man detained for questioning in connection with the death of a young Cape Town lady whose body was discovered in an open field in Atlantis has been freed. Last Thursday, Lamees Dilman, 21, was discovered dead. A 35-year-old man was taken in for interrogation on Friday, a day after her body was discovered, according to police spokesperson Warrant Officer Joseph Swartbooi.

  2 months ago ago
Murder suspect has been released in a Capetown murder investigation.

SOCIETY

The Police have seized abalone worth Million Rand in Overberg.

Police have seized abalone really worth -factor-four-million-rand near Stanford in the Overberg. Spokesperson, Joseph Swartbooi, says they received a tip that illegal shipment changed into being transported from Buffeljags. He says a vehicle chase then ensued. Source (1) Facebook " When the riding pressure of the suspicious car transporting the burden have become aware of the presence of the police people, he attempted to escape and steer clear of an arrest.

  2 months ago ago
The Police have seized abalone worth Million Rand in Overberg.

SOCIETY

In Shock| Police Vehicle Overturned While They Were Giving Chase - See What Happened

Crime is becoming a norm and it is increasing as a day goes by. A lot of perpetrators are now armed which makes it difficult for them to be easily caught, they fight back in most instances but some law enforcers do not give up and they are highly trained.

  2 months ago ago
In Shock| Police Vehicle Overturned While They Were Giving Chase - See What Happened

SOCIETY

Western Cape police seize abalone worth R2.4m after car chase

Western Cape police held onto abalone worth R2.4m this week.We ought to see what will happen in the next coming days. Commonplace police representative Warrant Officer Joseph Swartbooi said cops reacted to a clue on Thursday evening. "Police individuals from the Overberg bunch were occupied with wrongdoing counteraction when they got data about a vehicle going from Buffeljags, toward Stanford," said Swartbooi.

  2 months ago ago
Western Cape police seize abalone worth R2.4m after car chase

SOCIETY

Police are investigating a case of murder after an ANC member that recently campaigned was shot dead

Police are investigating a case of murder after an ANC member that recently campaigned to be a councillor was shot dead. Residents said they heard gunshots and when they went outside they saw the body of Phumeza Nomazizi on the road outside her home in Harare, Khayelitsha with blood flowing from it.

  3 months ago ago
Police are investigating a case of murder after an ANC member that recently campaigned was shot dead

JUSTICE

Sea Point anti-vaxx protest: Police to open criminal case over illegal march

The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Cape Town supposedly said a criminal case would be opened, after the "immunization identification" fight at the Sea Point Promenade pool on Saturday morning, 18 September. Ocean POINT PROTESTORS IN HOT WATER A Cape Town police representative, Warrant Officer Joseph Swartbooi, said around 600 people went to the dissent.

  2 months ago ago
Sea Point anti-vaxx protest: Police to open criminal case over illegal march

SOCIETY

Possible suspect questioned in CT hijacking & kidnapping case

CAPE TOWN - Police are testing a seizing in Observatory, in Cape Town, in which a seven-month-old child was captured. The kid was brought together with his mom hours after the episode on Monday morning. A robber drove off with the child actually lashed in a vehicle seat.

  2 months ago ago
Possible suspect questioned in CT hijacking & kidnapping case