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State has DNA evidence linking Sibusiso Matshaya to string of rapes in Vereeninging

14 September 2020, 9:44 PM

The State says it has DNA evidence to link 23-year-old Sibusiso Matshaya to a string of rapes around Vereeniging in the south of Gauteng.

Tembisa family awaits DNA results to confirm if dead baby is theirs

25 August 2020, 6:56 PM

A family in Tembisa on Gauteng’s east rand is in limbo as they await DNA results to determine whether a baby that died at the Tembisa Hospital is theirs

Alexandra police station

Investigation into Radebe’s killing almost complete: IPID

17 February 2020, 7:01 AM

The investigation into the killing of Samantha Radebe a woman from Alexandra killed in a police shooting is in its final stages, according to police investigative directorate IPID.


Health department appeals to families to contact mortuaries for missing relatives

2 October 2019, 10:23 AM

The Gauteng Health Department is appealing to families who have missing loved ones to contact the provinces mortuaries to view unidentified bodies.

A German police officer takes a saliva sample from a man during a DNA mass screening of about 3000 men.

DNA profiling system to help with sexual offences

25 September 2019, 11:03 AM

The University of the Western Cape is launching a new DNA profiling system to help with sexual offences.The kit targets DNA that is only carried by men – the Y-Chromosome.



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