https://www.news24.com/news24/southafrica/news/in-numbers-murder-and-rape-on-the-rise-sas-quarterly-crime-statistics-20210820

  5 760 people were murdered in South Africa between April 2021 to end of June 2021. 10 006 cases of rape were registered during the same period. 487 of the rape cases were domestic violence related, while 164 murders were linked to domestic violence.

 https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2021-06-22-gupta-money-was-channelled-along-terrorist-network-and-paid-for-zumas-legal-fees/

Ihn a bombshell day of testimony at the Zondo Commission, it was revealed that money from the Gupta enterprise paid Jacob Zuma’s Arms Deal legal fees – even while the state was ostensibly footing the legal bill. It has also emerged that the Guptas made use of an international money laundering framework used to finance terrorism and drug cartels.

Whose Money Is It Anyway? Gauteng treasury admits to R2... (dailymaverick.co.za)

The Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development (GDID) and the Gauteng provincial treasury have admitted they misreported expenditure by a quarter of a billion rand R250 000 000, and no one noticed —

. How deep really is the rot in public finances and their oversight?

Vrou erg beseer na 4 skote in hoewe-aanval Maandag 15 Maart "Ek Corlene van Wyk ( dit is die dame in die foto) was vanoggend teater toe en is veilig terug,

ek het ongelooflik seer Dokter was nou by my.

Ek word Maandag weer geopereer.

 https://www.news24.com/news24/southafrica/news/350-dairy-cows-starved-to-death-at-r43m-state-funded-eastern-cape-farming-project-20210323

The Mantusini Dairy Farm in rural Port St Johns is so broke it cannot pay its debts or buy medicine to keep its cows healthy.Despite making a staggering R13m profit in milk sales during its prime between 2016 and 2019.

Seven additional men and one woman deemed to be instrumental to the three-year looting spree at VBS Mutual Bank were arrested on Thursday.

https://ewn.co.za/2021/02/08/unwell-ex-crime-intelligence-boss-richard-mdluli-no-show-in-court/amp

 

JOHANNESBURG - Former Crime Intelligence boss Richard Mdluli has again failed to appear in court on Monday to face fraud and corruption charges. The Independent Police Investigative

A joint police investigation has led to the arrest of an East London senior public prosecutor in connection with the disappearance of multiple case dockets

The 50-year-old was arrested by a team of officers from the Anti-Corruption Unit, who were working in conjunction with Crime Intelligence and a special task team.

https://maroelamedia.co.za/nuus/sa-nuus/kaper-doodgeskiet-toe-hy-porsche-probeer-vat/

 

https://ewn.co.za/2020/12/24/khayelitsha-cop-facing-charges-of-drunk-driving-after-crashing-police-car/amp?__twitter_impression=true

CAPE TOWN - A Khayelitsha police officer is facing charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and negligent driving after he was involved in an accident and fought with a taxi driver.

https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2020-12-02-vbs-scandal-a-sordid-tale-of-flash-cars-and-a-dream-defrauded-leaving-a-carcass-of-corruption/amp/ VBS scandal:

A sordid tale of flash cars and a dream defrauded, leaving a carcass of corruption.

The political hurricane that is the Zondo Commission also threatens to engulf Joburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo, who has been accused of personally benefiting, while the city’s finance head, from deals struck between a company he controlled, a third-party and the city. He may find it difficult to retain his position in the 2021 local government elections as Nelson Mandela Bay-type chaos looms.

https://businesstech.co.za/news/trending/449353/massive-spike-in-these-2-types-of-crimes-in-gauteng/

 

Acting Provincial Commissioner of the SAPS in Gauteng, major general Patricia Rampota, presented provincial crime stats on Tuesday for the second quarter – July to September 2020.

The police department’s lead for Gauteng pointed to a spike in cash-in-transit crimes, and truck jacking over the reporting period. CIT robberies increased 107.7% which is 14 cases higher than previously; while truck jacking increased 52.1%, which is 85 cases higher.

 https://find-it.co.za/2020/11/11/plaasmoord-een-boer-dood-verdagte-vlug-te-voet/

ODENDAALSRUS. – Mark Regal is ‘n paar minute gelede op Thelma-plaas, ‘n wildsplaas in die Vrystaat, doodgeskiet.

Rudie van Vuuren, veiligheidskoördineerder van Odendaalsrus, het die voorval bevestig.

Volgens Van Vuuren is Regal tyden die voorval doodgeskiet. Hy sê een verdagte is na bewering op die toneel geskiet en ‘n ander een het glo gevlug.

Boere in die omgewing is gevra om na die wildsplaas te gaan sodat hulle die ander verdagte kan help soek. Boere op die toneel sê hulle is besig om die wildsplaas af te skort. Polisie- en nooddienste is op die toneel.

Die honde-eenheid is ook ontbied.

Nóg 'n plaasaanval in VS: Pa doodgeskiet, seun kritiek* Deur Alet van der Walt 06 November 2020 09:24 ’n Plaaswerker van Hennenman in die Vrystaat het huilend vertel hoe sy op haar werkgewer se lyk in sy plaashuis afgekom het.

A January 2020 internal SAPS record of communication with regard to the personal security of Anti-Gang Unit Section Head, Charl Kinnear, details grave concern for his personal safety, so much so that he was transferred out of the unit back to his ‘station of origin’ in Sea Point.

Viljoenskroon - Dave Wessels #FarmMurder Sunday 25 Oct 2020.

The neighbor noticed that the burglar bars were broken and that there were blood stains in the room and on the wall, he immediately contacted the police who found Wessels body covered with bed linen in the room.

He had been tied with electrical wire and had suffered severe trauma and stab wounds to his body and head.

There is a #lookout for the farmers vehicle that was robbed, a white Toyota Hilux Club Cab with registration FZC 861 FS.

The vehicle was captured on camera on the morning of 25 October 2020, travelling towards Khuma and then in Vermaasdrift in the direction of Stilfontein.

South Africa today https://southafricatoday.net/south-africa-news/mpumalanga/farm-murder-body-of-man-65-found-with-hands-tied-behind-his-back-witbank/

A farm murder took place on 22 October 2020, on a smallholding, near the R555 road, outside Witbank in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa.

The body of a man (65), who is reported to be the caretaker of the property, was found early on Thursday morning. He was found with his hands tied behind his back and severe injuries to his face and head.

We need to be very aware of our surroundings when we park or enter any building