Crime & Courts

2 weeks ago | July 10, 2019

Man in the dock for raping stepdaughter

A-53-YEAR-OLD Vumba man, who allegedly raped his teenage stepdaughter on three separate occasions, has appeared in court.

Misconduct-accused lawyer seeks High Court appointment

A Kadoma-based lawyer, who is facing three charges of misconduct, is seeking appointment to the High Court bench, ...

Gudyanga ready to expose ‘State secrets’

FORMER Mines and Mining Development secretary Francis Gudyanga on Monday told the court that he had dropped his ...

Truck driver charged with 19 counts of culpable homicide

The driver of a haulage truck that recently collided head-on with a commuter omnibus at Ngezi Bridge in Featherstone ...

2 weeks ago | July 9, 2019

614 foreigners arrested

The Department of Immigration has in the first half of this year arrested 614 foreigners for illegally staying in the ...

Witness cornered in Mangoma case

THE second witness in the trial of former Energy Minister Elton Mangoma was yesterday taken to task by the accused’s ...

Battery thefts surge

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has warned members of the public to be wary of criminals who are targeting car ...

2 weeks ago | July 8, 2019

FEATHERSTONE ACCIDENT LATEST: haulage driver faces 19 counts of ...

The driver of the haulage truck that recently encroached  into the center lane and collided head-on with a commuter ...

Tomana eyes comeback

Former Prosecutor-General Johannes Tomana’s return to private practice hangs in the balance two years after his sacking, ...

New justice delivery system for child offenders

Government intends to raise criminal responsibility of children from seven years up to 10 as well as prevent young ...

Nyanga motorist loses US$1 200 to robbers

A Nyanga man last week lost US$1 200 to three armed robbers he had offered a ride to town.

Police raise red flag over upsurge in crime

Police have expressed concern over soaring crime in Masvingo province, with the number of reported criminal cases ...

2 weeks ago | July 6, 2019

Tycoon Buyanga faces jail over debt

Herald Reporter BUSINESSMAN Frank Buyanga faces civil imprisonment over a US$172 000 debt. He has been taken to the High ...

7 lawyers de-registered, misconduct cited

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter The Law Society of Zimbabwe (LSZ) has struck off the roll, seven lawyers with a ...

11 000 touts, forex dealers arrested

Crime Reporter Nearly 11 000 foreign currency dealers, touts and pirate taxi operators have been arrested since January ...