1. LazyLion

    Robber Shot Dead on East Rand

    A house robber has been killed in a shoot-out with police in Actonville, on the East Rand, police said on Monday. A police patrol saw a group of men trying to break into a house in the Benoni area early on Sunday morning, said Lt-Col Lungelo Dlamini. One of them pointed a firearm at the...
  2. LazyLion

    US Police Arrest Larcenous 'Hermit' lost since 1986

    Police in the far north-eastern state of Maine have arrested a loner who vanished from sight in 1986 and survived by stealing supplies from area camps, local media reported Thursday. Christopher Knight, the 47 year-old man locals called the "North Pond Hermit," was arrested last week and...
  3. LazyLion

    Safe Stolen from Alberton Police Station

    A safe has been stolen from the exhibit room of the Alberton police station, Gauteng police said on Friday. Lt-Col Lungelo Dlamini said the theft was discovered when the exhibit clerk reported for duty on Friday morning. It was either stolen on Thursday night, or early on Friday morning...
  4. J

    Buying a house next to the N1

    I am currently in the market for my first house and found the perfect house that suites my needs. The only problem with this house is that it is located right next to the N1. I guess one gets used to the noise factor and can put up extra fencing to try and prevent the possible break-ins from...
  5. Lycanthrope

    Neighbour's brave intervention saves family

    Source: IOL Cruddy situation with a happy ending :)
  6. M

    Break-in suspects found asleep on stolen goods