Crime & Courts

2 days ago | May 24, 2019

Faithful prisoners foil pair’s escape bid

A group of faithful prisoners from Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison assisted a prison officer in chasing after and ...

‘Five activists have a case to answer’

Harare magistrate Mr Hosea Mujaya yesterday ruled that the five members of shadowy anti-Government organisations who ...

3 days ago | May 23, 2019

JUST IN: Zim woman denied bail after R2 million drug bust

A 38-year-old Zimbabwean woman who was arrested by South African police last week in connection with the smuggling of ...

Council labour row spills into High Court

Former Chitungwiza chamber secretary Ms Priscilla Vengesai’s bid to register with the High Court a more than $330 000 ...

Crime rate declines 8pc

Police recorded an 8 percent drop in crime in Kadoma District in the first quarter of this year compared to the past two ...

Top lawyer up for $230 000 fraud

The trial of prominent Harare lawyer Puwai Chiutsi (50), who is facing fraud allegations after allegedly selling land ...

Five ‘plotters’ up for subversion

Five members of shadowy anti-Government organisations who allegedly received training in Maldives with intent to roll ...

Fingerprints charges unchanged: Police

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) says charges for fingerprints for vetting at the Criminal Investigations Department ...

4 days ago | May 22, 2019

Three jailed for 17 years

Three Chitungwiza men were yesterday jailed for a total of 17-and-a-half years for stealing property worth $15 000 and ...

Trio faces 14 counts of theft, attempted murder

A three-member gang that has been spraying victims with an unknown substance while they were sleeping and vanishing with ...

Suspected demo plotters nabbed

The Zimbabwe Republic Police on Monday arrested four people at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport believed to ...

5 days ago | May 21, 2019

3 cattle rustlers jailed 10 years each

Three men from Epworth and Chitungwiza, who were last week arrested for stealing a beast, have been sentenced to 10 ...

Chombo application thrown out

A bid by former Cabinet minister Ignatius Chombo to get his passport back to enable him to travel abroad, yesterday hit ...

Chombo application thrown out

Tendai Rupapa Senior Reporter A bid by former Cabinet minister Ignatius Chombo to get his passport back to enable him to ...

Chidhakwa, Gudyanga case further remanded

Former Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa and his former Permanent Secretary Francis Gudyanga were ...