Alex Patrick is a Sunday Times and TimesLIVE reporter with a keen interest in crime, environmental and socioeconomic issues.

Cop accused of punching store manager allegedly 'under ... Cop accused of punching store manager allegedly 'under influence', court hears

The cop famously captured on CCTV assaulting a Pick n Pay store manager was allegedly "under the influence" at the time.

WATCH | Ipid investigating punch-drunk cop after assault ... WATCH | Ipid investigating punch-drunk cop after assault captured on CCTV

A police officer will be appearing in the Boksburg magistrate's court on Thursday after allegedly assaulting a Pick n ...

Orange Farm residents out for revenge after child killings Orange Farm residents out for revenge after child killings

A Gauteng community is tearing itself apart as neighbours turn on neighbours and police flee from airborne stones.

Orange Farm residents hunt for missing child, fearing the worst Orange Farm residents hunt for missing child, fearing the worst

Residents launched a manhunt to find a man they believed had been spotted with a child reported missing from a school ...

Protest leading to hacking of horse has been simmering for months Protest leading to hacking of horse has been simmering for months

The International Racing Club has called the incident at the Fairview racecourse in Port Elizabeth a "low day in SA ...

Man gets life for rape and murder nine years after crimes Man gets life for rape and murder nine years after crimes

A family whose daughter was murdered nine years ago received the justice they hoped for on Monday when Chantelle ...

YANDISWA XHAKAZA | Parents impose identity crisis on kids by ... YANDISWA XHAKAZA | Parents impose identity crisis on kids by insisting they speak English ...

I have heard parents aspire for their children to only speak English or they at least prioritise the speaking of the ...

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