Crime & Courts

2 weeks ago | January 15, 2021

Cop arrested over US$30 bribe

A CONSTABLE stationed at Dangamvura Police Station has been arrested on allegations of releasing a suspect he had nabbed ...

Married woman demands maintenance from ex

IN a rare maintenance case that stunned people at Mutare Civil Courts last week, a married Mutare woman applied for ...

Sticky-fingered student in hot soup

A STUDENT at one of the universities who stole a chainsaw and US$30 from his neighbour was recently jailed six months.

3 weeks ago | January 8, 2021

Refugees duped US$15k in ponzi scheme

OVER 100 refugees at Tongogara Refugee Camp in Chipinge are reported to have lost US$15 000 through a Harare-based ponzi ...

Gabaza trial: ZACC demands neutral officials

THE Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) has expressed strong reservations over the trial of former Rusape Town ...

3 weeks ago | January 7, 2021

Service stations blasting gang strikes again

FIVE robbers who were armed with shotguns and pistols pounced on a Mutare service station on Sunday night and robbed it ...

Nine years for possessing pangolins

A 30-YEAR-OLD Dangamvura man will spend the next nine years in jail after he was found in possession of two live ...

4 weeks ago | December 30, 2020

Villagers steal 17 donkeys

THE long arm of the law finally caught up with six Buhera villagers who early this year went on a rustling spree ...

Rusape drug peddlers nabbed

DETECTIVES from the drugs and narcotics department in Mutare last week swooped on two Rusape shop attendants who were ...

Buhera man (47) rapes nephew (8)

RAPING his eight-year-old nephew landed a Buhera man (47) in court.

1 month ago | December 24, 2020

$6 000 maintenance for unborn child

A SIX-MONTH-OLD pregnant woman shocked the court last week when she claimed to be starving and begged the court to order ...

Baby survives hours in pit latrine

A NEWLY-BORN baby survived hours in a Blair toilet pit after being dumped by her mother.

1 month ago | December 18, 2020

Inmate sodomised at Mutare Remand Prison

Liberty Dube Post Correspondent A 27-YEAR-OLD man has been arraigned before the courts for allegedly sodomising his ...

Must have been love

Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent A NEDZIWA sexagenarian stole the limelight at the Mutare Civil Courts on Monday ...

Good Samaritan steals from corpse

Tafadzwa Masamba Weekender Correspondent A ZIMUNYA man who was recently convicted of stealing from an accident scene ...