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Young girl’s body retrieved from FS river

The body of a young girl, believed to be murdered, was found in Jacobsdal in the Free State almost two weeks after she went...

Service delivery protests rock FS

The residents of Bronville in Welkom, in the Free State, have embarked on a service delivery protest on Wednesday 12 February 2020 after they...

Free State increases ARV arrests

ARV drug syndicates are on the rise in the Free State. This, as the Free State police have arrested three more suspects aged between...

FS granny’s rape accused appears in court

The 34-year-old man accused of raping a 70-year-old woman three days ago is appearing in the Harrismith Magistrate’s Court today. Free State spokesperson, Motantsi Makhele,...

Welkom scholars up in arms over suspended principal

Groups of aggrieved high school learners nearly brought Thabong Township in Welkom to its knees on Tuesday 28 January, managing to damage several vehicles...

#ChildTragedies: Learners making headlines

The beginning of the 2020 school year has been marred by a series of tragic events in which minors countrywide have lost their lives...

Floods leave residents of Caleb Motshabi devastated

The floods that were reported on Friday 10 January 2020 at the informal settlements in Caleb Motshabi, Bloemfontein, left many residents without shelter, food...

Armed gang rob cash-in-transit van in FS

Yet another cash-in-transit heist has been reported just outside Bloemfontein in the Free State. Provincial police spokesperson, Thandi Mbambo, confirms a cash-in-transit vehicle owned by...

Woman (22) found murdered in Welkom

The police in the Free State are investigating a case of murder after the body of the 22-year-old Nthabiseng Rampai was found in her...

Suspects arrested for business robbery in Bloemfontein

Three men aged between 27 and 60 were arrested yesterday in connection with a business robbery that happened in Langhovenpark in Bloemfontein in the...

FS police search for missing toddler

The Free State Police in the Mangaung area, which includes Bloemfontein, are in search of a missing 3-year-old, Amogelang Ntsane. Police spokesperson, Motantsi Makhele, says...

FS police investigate culpable homicide

Free State police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following a collision between a light motor vehicle and a motorcycle in Raymond Mhlaba...

School rape incident reported in Koffiefontein

A rape of a school pupil has been reported in Koffiefontein in the Free State. Police spokesperson, Motantsi Makhele, tells OFM News that a 53-year-old...

Bfn after-care teacher arrested for rape of boy (13)

The Free State police are investigating a case of rape lodged against a female after-care teacher (28), involving a schoolboy (13) at the Brandwag...

#PrellerSquareShooting: Dismissal of accused police officials set aside

The dismissal of two of the police officials on trial in the Bloemfontein High Court for allegedly playing varying roles in the murder of...

Boy (13) drowns in FS dam

A thirteen-year-old boy drowned in a dam near Odendaalsrus in the Free State. The SAPS spokesperson Motantsi Makhele says on 11 November 2019 at...

FS woman faces culpable homicide charge

32-year-old Novelake Lisbet Smith, will appear in the Bloemfontein Magistrate Court today for a formal bail application. She faces a charge of culpable homicide following...

Death of UFS student causes shockwave on social media

Condolences and heartfelt messages poured in on social media after the body of a first-year student at the University of the Free State (UFS)...