Stolen items retrieved at the Park View informal settlement after raid by Sector 4 policing forum.
Murder accused Thobelani Khuzwayo is adamant that the shots he fired in a road-rage incident did not cause the death of Kavlin Naidoo in 2014, instead blaming the hospital’s alleged failure to adequately treat Naidoo.
Quick thinking and a keen eye for danger was all it took for local director of KTT Security, Bevil Carey, to nab an ATM card thief before he could get away last Thursday at a Manchester Road shopping centre.
For most residents, finding refuge near a police station means safety but for 49-year-old Copesville cab driver, Siva Pillay, this was not the case when he was attacked by four armed men last Friday at around 9 pm.
Alleged drug dealer, Moses Mncwabe, will remain in custody after his bail application in the Pietermaritzburg court was adjourned on Wednesday.
The owner of a well-known fruit and vegetable shop is counting his blessings this week after an armed robbery at his recently opened store in Chota Motala road.
Pietermaritzburg community activist and businessman Suniel Beharie was once again hauled to court today for trying to apprehend suspected criminals.
Mountain Rise Police have urged residents from the Mountain Rise, Bishopstowe and Prestbury areas to view recovered stolen items amounting to R1 million. These items were recovered in a raid on Saturday.
Police have cautioned local residents to be more cautious when hiring help off the street.
A Pietermaritzburg con-woman who preyed on pensioners offering them healing through massage therapy and then ransacking their houses has been sent to jail for 15 years.
A video of a brazen thief stealing a car battery in a busy parking lot in broad daylight has surfaced and is being circulated to serve as a warning for car-owners to be vigilant when parking their cars.