Robbers pose as Telkom workers


A domestic worker was held up by a gang of armed robbers, who were allegedly posing as Telkom workers in Hillcrest, on Sunday. Blue Security operations manager Brian Jackson said the men knocked on the door of an Inanda Road home and told the domestic worker that they were Telkom ...

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62 year old woman killed while crossing road


Pedestrian Killed: Mt. Edgecombe – KwaZulu Natal A 62 year old woman was killed after being knocked down on Old North Coast outside the Whitehouse Shopping Centre a short while ago. At approximately 15:18 members of Reaction Unit South Africa were dispatched to the scene after receiving several calls from ...

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ATM fraud on the rise


Over R500-million has been lost to card fraud in South Africa since January this year. This has been revealed by South Africa Banking Risk Information Centre. On Friday, a 29-year-old man was arrested for fraud in KwaDukuza, north of Durban – after stealing R5000 from a bank customer. The customer ...

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Truck driver found pinned in cabin after Howick crash


A 49-year-old man sustained serious injuries when he apparently lost control over a truck and veered down an embankment into trees along the Lions River Road in Howick. Shortly after 10am paramedics from ER24 arrived on the scene where they found the truck lying on its side between the trees. ...

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Security guard shot in Pinetown


A security guard was shot at a company in Westmead, Pinetown, earlier today. ER24 paramedics and other services attended to the scene. Upon assessment of the patient believed to be 46 years of age, it was found that he was shot in the right leg and chest. The man was ...

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Seventeen injured in overturned taxi


A total of 17 people were injured when a taxi overturned on North Coast Road today. The taxi was travelling northbound toward the N2 along North Coast (Chris Hani) Road when a tyre burst. “The rear right hand tire blew causing the vehicle to overturn,” said Kyle Van Reenen of Marshal ...

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16 Year old kidnapped and ra_ped


A 16 year old girl was kidnapped and ra_ped by four suspects during the early parts of this morning in Amouti – KZN. Members of Reaction Unit South Africa were dispatched to Redcliffe during the after receiving a call from a member of public requesting assistance for the teenager. Upon ...

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N2 crash leaves elderly female injured


This morning Netcare 911 paramedics responded to a collision on the N2 North under the Adams Road Bridge in Amanzimtoti. Reports from the scene indicate that both cars were travelling on the northbound carriageway when the one vehicle slammed into the rear of another vehicle. Paramedics arrived and after the ...

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Durban man pleads guilty over racist Diwali comments


A Durban man accused of making racist rants against the Hindu community during Diwali appeared briefly in the Durban Magistrates Court early on Monday. Dawie Kriel‚ who posted the alleged racist remarks to social media‚ was charged criminally by the African National Congress and Democratic Alliance. In the post‚ he ...

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