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South Africa - Crime Victims: 2014 - 2015

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  • John Miyambo (1979 - 2014)
    John Miyambo (1979 – 2014) Brief overview: John (35), was lured to the Xiphuraphuleni settlement at Malamulele with the promise of a job where he was killed, and his body parts harvested- two hands ...
  • Mbali Innocent Masango (1997 - 2014)
    Mbali Innocent Masango (1997 – 2014) Brief overview: Mbali (17), a student at Wordsworth High School in Benoni, was found murdered in her home in Etwatwa by a friend on 16th September 2014. Benoni S...
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    Ernest Roelof le Roux (1967 - 2014)
    Ernest le Roux (1967 – 2014) Brief overview: Ernest (47), who went missing on 22nd September 2014, was discovered the following day in the water of the Kleinfontein Dam, at the Danie Taljaard Park. ...
  • Neville Tebogo Pule (1977 - 2015)
    Neville Tebogo Pule (1977 – 2015) Brief overview: Neville (38), a junior Pastor, was shot dead in his vehicle which was parked in his driveway, in Chief Albert Luthuli Park, Daveyton, shortly after ...
  • Kurtlee Ownhouse Pillay (1994 - 2014)
    Kurtlee Ownhouse Pillay (1994 – 2014) Brief overview: Kurtlee (20), a fine arts student in Morningside, Durban, died after an alleged botched hijacking, in West Riding Row Street, Sherwood Durban, o...

“Robbery Related and Non-Social Fabric Murders” 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015


There are 208 Victims remembered in this project

Suburban and other category Attacks - 145

Farm Attacks - 63

  • This figure includes 5 couples killed during a suburban home invasion/Hijacking between 13/08/2014 - 26/02/2015
  • This figure includes 5 farming couples killed between 20/04/2014 - 12/01/2015

2014 April

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

Business Attacks

  • [Nishen Maharaj] () 01/04/2017 Saverite Mayitapele on Noodsberg Rd, Upper Tongaat, KZN (shot during a pension cash heist, multiple murder) media link
  • [Maureen Maharaj] () 01/04/2017 Saverite Mayitapele on Noodsberg Rd, Upper Tongaat, KZN (shot during a pension cash heist, multiple murder) media link
  • Steven Britz (44) 16/04/2014 Klapmuts, WC (shot dead execution style) media link, media link
  • Eldred Schultz (74) 29/04/2014 East London, EC (shot dead) media link

Outdoor Attacks

May

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

June

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

July

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

August

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Attacks

  • Male Victim (52) 14/08/2014 Marlboro Gardens, Johannesburg, GP (shot and killed in an attempted hijacking) media link, media link

Outdoor Attacks

  • [Cuburne van Wyk] (3) 06/08/2014 Reiger Park, Boksburg, GP (kidnapped, strangled and burnt) media link, media link
  • [Female Victim] () 29/08/2014 Benoni, GP (abducted after drawing cash at a bank 28/08, forced to drink rat poison, died in hospital) media link

September

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Attacks

October

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking attacks

Outdoor Attacks

November

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Hijackings / Road attacks

December

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attack

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

2015 January

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor

February

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Vehicle / Hijacking Attacks

  • Neville Tebogo Pule (38) 11/05/2015 Chief Albert Luthuli Park, Daveyton, Benoni, GP (shot dead) media link
  • [Female Victim] (40s) 13/02/2015 Nelson Str, Georginia, Florida, GP (shot in the arm and the bullet entered her chest.) media link

March

Urban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Vehicle Attacks

Victims who do fit in the strict categories above (usually GBV or social fabric crimes)

Further information sought. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated

  • Aletta Conwright (f) (75) 04/2014 Gordons Bay, WC (strangled)
  • Anthony Tessendorf (27) 04/2014 East London, EC (stabbed to death)
  • Rico Steenkamp (22) 16/05/2014 Alberton, GP (security guard, shot dead)
  • George Stracchan (64) 06/2014 Robertson (stabbed to death)
  • Marco Jones (60) 07/2014 Stellenbosch, WC (strangled to death)
  • Johan Viljoen (38) 07/2014 Vanderbijlpark, GP (stabbed to death)
  • Koos Prinsloo (65) 08/2014 Ermelo (murdered)
  • Male Victim (52) 14/08/2014 Marlborough Gardens, GP (shot dead, son hospitalised) media link
  • Male Victim (81) 29/08/2014 Lena St, Linmeyer, Johannesburg, GP (attacked in his home, passed away on Wednesday evening September 10) media link, media link, media link
  • Male Victim (52) 14/08/2014 Marlboro Gardens, Johannesburg, GP (shot and killed in an attempted hijacking) media link, media link
  • de Freitas (88) 09/2014 Linmeyer, Johannesburg, GP (bludgeoned to death)
  • George Michau (40) 09/2014 Henley on Klip, GP (shot dead)
  • Shaun Pienaar (25) 09/2014 Johannesburg, GP (shot dead)
  • Kobus Scholtz 09/2014 Stella, NW (bludgeoned to death)
  • Piet Olivier (75) 09/2014 Morgenzon, MP (Bludgeoned to death)
  • Egbert Roux (32) 09/2014 Pretoria, GP (Shot dead)
  • De Wet Roos (50) 10/2014 Modimolle (Nylstroom), LP (Murdered)
  • Alwyn du Preez (42) 11/2014 Alberton, GP (Bludgeoned to death)
  • Mara Lewis (80) Ottosdal, NW (Raped and murdered)
  • Robert Pienaar (60) Boksburg, GP (Bludgeoned to death)
  • [Male Victim] (58) 25/12/2014 Somerset West, WC (shot twice in head, died in hospital) media link media link
  • Rudie van Vuuren (46) Randfontein, GP (shot dead)
  • Charles du Plessis (70) Elsburg, Germiston, GP (shot dead)
  • Christo du Plessis (73) Elsburg, Germiston, GP (shot dead)
  • [Female Victim] (40s) 13/02/2015 Nelson Str, Georginia, Florida, GP (shot in the arm and the bullet entered her chest.) media link