Investigating officer in Verulam girl’s rape case removed – KZN police

Durban in the News: Investigating officer in Verulam girl's rape case removed – KZN police: The investigating officer in the case of the 10-year-old Verulam girl, who was allegedly raped by her stepfather for the past five years, has been removed from the case due to negligence, KwaZulu-Natal police say. Retired KZN judge president awarded nearly R1m in damages claim: Retired KwaZulu-Natal Judge President Chiman Patel has been awarded damages of R900 000 in his claim against provincial Director of Public Prosecutions Moipone Noko for … [Read more...]

Prosecutor in Siam Lee case suggests she may have been killed at suspect’s home, court hears

Durban in the News: Prosecutor in Siam Lee case suggests she may have been killed at suspect's home, court hears: Prosecutor Surekha Marimuthu has told the court that Siam Lee was killed at a house on Controversy Road, Assagay, where her suspected killer lived and was arrested. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

State calls for couple to be barred from seeing child in KZN abuse case

Durban in the News: State calls for couple to be barred from seeing child in KZN abuse case: The National Prosecuting Authority has proposed that a couple accused of brutally beating a child not be allowed to contact or see the 4-year-old. Nkandla scandal hearings 'finalised and settled' – union: The 12 KwaZulu-Natal officials implicated in the Nkandla security upgrades scandal have "settled" their case with the Department of Public Works, says a union official. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal … [Read more...]

KZN woman arrested for opening indecent exposure case against dead man

Durban in the News: KZN woman arrested for opening indecent exposure case against dead man: A 25-year-old woman has been arrested for opening a false indecent exposure case against a dead man, according to KwaZulu-Natal police. Elderly woman shot dead, son-in-law wounded in Durban home robbery: An elderly woman has been shot dead while her son-in-law sustained gunshot wounds during a robbery at their home in Westville, Durban. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]