Promise Marupeng is a news and crime reporter for the Sowetan

Jilted lover kills girlfriend, injures sister-in-law Jilted lover kills girlfriend, injures sister-in-law

A bitter break-up led to a man killing his girlfriend and wounding her elder sister in Tembisa,  Ekurhuleni, at the ...

NPA to decide whether to appeal in sunflower murder case NPA to decide whether to appeal in sunflower murder case

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is expected to make a decision on whether to appeal against the acquittal of ...

Coligny marchers call on NPA to appeal acquittal Coligny marchers call on NPA to appeal acquittal

Dozens of community members have gathered in Tlhabologang township in Coligny to march to the local police station and ...

Headless man found in body dumping ground Headless man found in body dumping ground

The community of Putfontein plots near Crystal Park in Benoni, on the East Rand, has expressed shock and fear after the ...

'Killer dad' sentenced to life for baby's 'ritual' killing 'Killer dad' sentenced to life for baby's 'ritual' killing

Ivan Mahlangu, the man dubbed 'the Killer dad', has been sentenced to life imprisonment for killing his three month old ...

Prosecutions boss appeals municipal speaker bail Prosecutions boss appeals municipal speaker bail

The director of public prosecutions in Mpumalanga has filed a notice to appeal to revoke the bail granted Victor Khanye ...

'My narrow escape from truck arsonists' 'My narrow escape from truck arsonists'

On an early morning drive to Middleburg  from Johannesburg, a 33-year-old driver escaped death when he was attacked by ...

'Killer dad' found guilty of baby's 'ritual' murder 'Killer dad' found guilty of baby's 'ritual' murder

A 27-year-old man dubbed "killer dad" has been found guilty of the assault and murder of his three-month-old baby, ...

Fugitive mom (17), boyfriend arrested for death of 'raped' ... Fugitive mom (17), boyfriend arrested for death of 'raped' daughter (3)

Police have arrested a 17-year-old mother and his 30-year-old boyfriend who were on the run after the death of a ...

Killer nanny gets 30 years in jail Killer nanny gets 30 years in jail

The Benoni magistrate’s court yesterday dismissed the testimony of Manana Celina Tsabane as a lie and convicted and ...

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