Pretoria North homeowner shoots at villains entering property

A man from Pretoria North was outnumbered three to one when he was ambushed by robbers when he visited a friend in Pretoria North.  Very shortly after the victim parked and before he could get out of his vehicle, three males quickly alighted from a sedan that unlawfully entered the property and stopped right behind […]

Illegal miners intimidate Free State farmer with reverse arrest scam

Firearms Guardian today issued another warning to all firearm owners to beware of an increasing number of reverse arrest scams – a trump card commonly used by criminals, trespassers and illegal miners, especially on farms. According to former Regional Court magistrate, adv. Henk Nolte, the scam entails that the perpetrators of a crime lays a […]

Durban man faces murder charge after shooting and killing suspected hijacker

A 44-year-old man from Durban is facing murder charges after he shot and killed asuspected hijacker around 2am on 21 June 2023 in Zazi Road, Ntuzuma. The driver was dropping off his girlfriend when they were approached by three armed men.The driver fired several shots, killing one of the hijackers while the others fled on foot. […]

Confusion in hunting trip nearly ends friendship in tragedy

In an instant, chaos erupted. The sound of gunshots echoed through the forest, startling birds into flight and sending animals scattering in all directions. Morné, who had just taken aim at his actual target, felt an intense pain in his leg as the bullet pierced his flesh. His shot went off. Christiaan, startled by the noise and sensing danger, dove behind a fallen tree trunk, narrowly avoiding Morné’s bullet.