Violent Crime On the Rise in Cape Young Offender Centres

[News24Wire] Crimes committed by minors at secure care centres were increasingly becoming more serious and violent, Social Development MEC Albert Fritz said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Crimes committed by minors at secure care centres were increasingly becoming more serious and violent, Social Development MEC Albert Fritz said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Three Arrested for Possession of Suspected Stolen Stock, Kinkelbos

[SAPS] Stock theft is one of the crimes that SAPS placed focus on due to regular incidence in the Eastern Cape. The Motherwell Cluster Stations, including Paterson, Kinkelbos and Swartkops have intensified stopping and searching delivery vehicles movin…

[SAPS] Stock theft is one of the crimes that SAPS placed focus on due to regular incidence in the Eastern Cape. The Motherwell Cluster Stations, including Paterson, Kinkelbos and Swartkops have intensified stopping and searching delivery vehicles moving on major roads through the area during late nights and early mornings in an attempt to clamp down on the transporting of stolen stock and meats. During the early morning hours this morning at about 03:00, three suspects were found in possession of suspected stolen

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Man, 30, Found Guilty of Raping Woman in Sugarcane Field

[News24Wire] A 30-year-old man was sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday for repeatedly raping and assaulting a woman in a sugarcane field in rural Ntumeni in December 2016, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

[News24Wire] A 30-year-old man was sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday for repeatedly raping and assaulting a woman in a sugarcane field in rural Ntumeni in December 2016, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Urges Relatives to Integrate Mental Patients

[The Herald] Relatives of mental health patients have been urged to integrate them into society after stabilisation, as they can live normally if they take their medication. This comes as some patients are stuck at psychiatric centres even after being …

[The Herald] Relatives of mental health patients have been urged to integrate them into society after stabilisation, as they can live normally if they take their medication. This comes as some patients are stuck at psychiatric centres even after being stabilised as relatives shun them. Chinhoyi Provincial Hospital has a female patient who was stabilised in 2004, but none of her relatives have come forward to take her home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Foot and Mouth Affects Cattle Exhibition

[The Herald] The foot and mouth disease outbreak in parts of Masvingo Province has affected the exhibition of cattle at this year’s Provincial Agricultural Show. The agricultural extravaganza roars into life today and ends on Sunday.

[The Herald] The foot and mouth disease outbreak in parts of Masvingo Province has affected the exhibition of cattle at this year's Provincial Agricultural Show. The agricultural extravaganza roars into life today and ends on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cricket – Proteas Face First Task Ahead of Bumper Home Season

[News24Wire] Faf du Plessis ‘ tenure as Proteas captain across all three formats comes to an anticipated start with the first Test match against Bangladesh starting at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Faf du Plessis ' tenure as Proteas captain across all three formats comes to an anticipated start with the first Test match against Bangladesh starting at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa