Tankiso Makhetha is a news and crime reporter for the Sowetan

Policeman's bid for bail in Nateniel Julies murder case continues Policeman's bid for bail in Nateniel Julies murder case continues

The third policeman implicated in the murder of Nateniel Julies says he should be released on bail because he played no ...

Protest march planned over Coligny acquittals Protest march planned over Coligny acquittals

The acquittal of two men initially convicted of killing Coligny teenager Matlhomola Mosweu has divided opinion and ...

Cleaner gets life sentence for 2012 schoolgirl rape Cleaner gets life sentence for 2012 schoolgirl rape

After an eight-year wait for justice the family of a girl whose rapist was let off the hook for violating her on the ...

Wounds reopen as Coligny murder convicts are released Wounds reopen as Coligny murder convicts are released

The mother of the late Coligny teenager, Matlhomola Mosweu, is a heartbroken woman whose life has been turned upside ...

Boy's family to sue dog owner after pit bull attack Boy's family to sue dog owner after pit bull attack

The family of a five-year-old boy who was mauled by a vicious pit bull has been left disappointed after the man who ...

Masilela accused turn against accomplice Masilela accused turn against accomplice

Four of the five men accused of murdering Rhythm City actor Dumisani Masilela have turned against one co-accused, ...

Family relieved as killer cops are sentenced to 28 years each Family relieved as killer cops are sentenced to 28 years each

The family of a man who was murdered by two police officers while in custody said the lengthy sentence handed down to ...

Ennerdale policemen to serve 18 years for torture and murder Ennerdale policemen to serve 18 years for torture and murder

The two Ennerdale police officers who were found guilty of torturing and murdering two men have been sentenced to 18 ...

Blue lights case lawyer stands accused Blue lights case lawyer stands accused

A lawyer representing one of the accused in the R191m “blue lights fraud” case in which a number of former high-ranking ...

Wheels grind slowly in Palesa Madiba's murder case Wheels grind slowly in Palesa Madiba's murder case

The matter against a man accused of murdering Palesa Madiba seems to be dragging on after his lawyer asked the court to ...

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