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Prisons to get full-body scanners – Lamola

The minister expresses concern about several videos that have gone viral depicting prisoners engaging in illegal acts while behind bars. Full-body scanners are to be...

Another failed multimillion rand project in Free State under spotlight

Investigations into the Free State’s Old Ramkraal Prison in Bloemfontein is set to come under the spotlight tomorrow (Thursday) in the Provincial Legislature. This, as...

Former ANC top dog John Block heading for prison after final...

On Monday, the Constitutional Court dismissed former Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block and businessman Christo Scholtz’s application for leave to appeal their conviction and...

Today, in 1960, Robert Sobukwe was sentenced to 3 years’ imprisonment

Founding member and president of the Pan Africanist Congress, Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe, was sentenced to three years' imprisonment for incitement of Blacks to urge...

Hospital Park murder suspect is arrested by Park Road police

Police have closed the net on a wanted suspect in connection with the brutal murder of the 40-year-old domestic worker. The woman was found...

Wrong turn for wanted suspect

The police officer from Harrismith was driving in his private vehicle in town when he spotted a suspicious looking suspect and his wife carrying...

Ladybrand man sent to jail for assaulting his mother

THANDI XABA A 29-year-old man from Old Platberg in Ladybrand in the Eastern Free State has been sentenced to three years’ imprisonment for domestic violence. Modise...

Zubeida Jaffer shares her view on 25years since Mandela’s release

Zubeida Jaffer Pic: womenswordsafricanworlds.wordpress.com

Constable appears in court for alleged rape in cells – Heidedal

A 36 year old Constable appeared in court on 17 December 2014 for the alleged rape of a 26 year old woman in police...

Department of Correctional Services launches Correction Week 2014

Free State commissioner of correctional services Subashini Moodley

Six Klerksdorp escapees rearrested

North West police have managed to recapture six of the eight suspects who escaped from the Klerksdorp holding cells on Monday night.

Six Klerksdorp escapees rearrested

North West police have managed to recapture six of the eight suspects who escaped from the Klerksdorp holding cells on Monday night.

Commission finds prisoner’s rights were violated

The SA Human Rights Commission says prisons also have the right to be treated with human dignity. Picture: photobucket.com

Qunu man shares Madiba stories

The oldest man in Qunu says Madiba took him with for a flight in a helicopter after he came out of prison. Picture: Supplied.