Tag: Pietermaritzburg


KZN residents take their safety in their own hands

PIETERMARITZBURG is joining a broader KZN citizen drive in a fight back against crime. While suburbs in the highway and Durban areas have opted for a slew of newly fixed guard houses, upmarket suburbs in Pietermaritzburg have chosen a variety […]


Iron-torture accused in court

TWO men appeared briefly in the magistrate’s court in Pietermaritzburg on Friday in connection with charges of housebreaking and robbery of Thornville widow Lena Maria Jackson (62) on August 30. Jackson was allegedly tortured by being burnt with a hot […]


Men who tortured widow arrested

Pietermaritzburg – Two men suspected to have been involved in the torture of a 62-year-old widow in Thornville two months ago have been arrested. The men were nabbed in the early hours of Thursday morning by police members from Thornville, […]


N3 murder suspects arrested

TWO suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of Abdul Munaf Moosa and the rape of a woman who was his passenger in December last year. The men, aged 26 and 39, were arrested in Pietermaritzburg and Umlazi, […]