Bishop Lavis News

Cape Town hardware salesman accused of killing ex-girlfriend, appeals bail refusal

A Bishop Lavis magistrate last year denied Lawrence bail, and the court's findings included that he seemed to have a propensity for violence.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

De Lille threatens legal action against ‘racist’ DA

Michael Anthony from Bishop Lavis said he hoped De Lille would “keep her promises and won’t be another politician who get elected and then nothing comes of it”.

IOL , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

Three people shot during #LoadShedding in Bonteheuwel

Bishop Lavis SAPS said they are investigating a shooting in which three people were injured during load shedding in Bonteheuwel on Tuesday evening.

IOL , South Africa Feb 14, 2019

‘SA’s Got Talent’ winner calls on police to 'step up' after family killed

The murder occurred before 6am at the family home in Inkblom Street in Kalksteenfontein, Bishop Lavis.

IOL , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

8 people shot and killed in CT this past week

8 people shot and killed in CT this past week A woman is the latest to have died, when she was gunned down at her Bishop Lavis home on Saturday.

EWN , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

Two arrested after Cape nurse found lying in a pool of blood

According to Ricardo, who lives in Bishop Lavis, it looks like his brother knew his killers.

IOL , South Africa Feb 8, 2019

Woman killed in shooting outside Bishop Lavis Court

CAPE TOWN - A 24-year-old woman has been caught in the crossfire outside Bishop Lavis Magistrates Court in Cape Town.

EWN , South Africa Feb 7, 2019

Two suspects arrested after shooting in Bishop Lavis

Two suspects arrested after shooting in Bishop Lavis One of the alleged gunmen is a wanted suspect in a murder that occurred in the area last week.

EWN , South Africa Feb 3, 2019

Anti-Gang Unit members arrest 4 suspects, seize firearms, drugs in Bishop Lavis

Bishop Lavis, as well its neighbouring communities Valhalla Park and Bonteheuwel, has seen a spike in gang-related shootings since December.

EWN , South Africa Jan 31, 2019

Rape suspect who claims he was seduced by 7-year-old denied bail

“(In his bail application) the accused noted that he has an alternative address in Bishop Lavis.

IOL , South Africa Jan 29, 2019