Hawks compromised by political interference - DA

2016-02-03 16:00

The DA wants Police Minister Nathi Nhleko to reconsider the appointment of former NPA integrity management unit head Prince Mokotedi as head of the Hawks in Gauteng.

Mpuma Hawks boss fired for fraudulent travel claims

2016-02-03 09:17

The former Hawks boss in Mpumalanga, Major General Simon Mapyane, has been axed for submitting fraudulent travel claims.

EXCLUSIVE: Wanted 'SSA mastermind' battled to turn himself in, says lawyer

2016-01-24 08:33

The alleged mastermind behind the multi-million rand theft from the State Security Agency repeatedly tried to hand himself over to the Hawks, News24 can reveal.

PICS: 8 arrested in Mpumalanga drug bust

2016-01-22 13:56

Eight men have been arrested in Groblersdal and Marble Hall for alleged drug dealing and possession of unlicensed firearms, the Hawks say.

Hawks' bid to appeal Booysen decision denied

2016-01-20 13:10

An application by the Hawks for leave to appeal a court decision to lift the suspension of its KwaZulu-Natal head Johan Booysen, has been denied.

Ntlemeza to fight Booysen's Hawks re-instatement

2016-01-20 07:11

Lawyers for the Head of the Directorate of Priority Crime Investigation, Lieutenant General Berning Ntlemeza, will seek to obtain leave to appeal a ruling that quashed his decision to suspend KZN Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen.

Bozwana family suspects political interference in case

2016-01-11 06:29

The family of murdered North West businessman Wandile Bozwana believes the case was moved to the Hawks due to interference from politicians in order to protect some of them and derail the investigations.

Hawks probe theft from State Security Agency safe

2016-01-03 12:36

The Hawks are investigating the theft of a large amount of money from the State Security Agency's offices in Pretoria on December 26.

Promotion for Western Cape Hawks head

2015-12-14 22:35

Western Cape Hawks boss Maj-Gen Yolisa Matakata has been appointed as the new deputy national head.

SAA pilots won't be intimidated by sabotage claims

2015-12-07 08:47

The chairperson of the SAA Pilots Association says he refuses to be intimidated by allegations of sabotage against his black colleagues.


Mokotedi new Gauteng Hawks boss

2016-02-03 13:55

Former NPA integrity management unit head Prince Mokotedi, who was accused of leaking information to the media, has been appointed Hawks head in Gauteng.

DA calls on the Hawks to widen investigation into Prasa's money trail

2016-01-31 21:09

The DA has called on the Hawks to widen their investigation into the R80m paid to Angolan businesswoman who is close friends with President Jacob Zuma, and to a controversial lawyer who is the business partner of one of his sons.

Hawks to take Booysen matter to the SCA

2016-01-22 22:30

The Hawks will go to the Supreme Court of Appeal after the High Court in Durban dismissed its application for leave to appeal the decision to lift the suspension of its KwaZulu-Natal head Johan Booysen.

Booysen pleased with high court decision

2016-01-20 15:05

Embattled KwaZulu-Natal Hawks Head Johan Booysen has said he is “pleased” with the latest decision by the Durban High Court.

We are investigating SAA, not Myeni - Hawks boss

2016-01-20 07:29

Hawks boss Lieutenant-General Berning Ntlemeza says SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni is not being investigated by the Hawks, but is assisting in their investigation into the airline.

SSA employees to appear for R17m theft

2016-01-19 05:29

Two men employed at the State Security Agency are to appear in court after being arrested for allegedly stealing millions in foreign currency from a safe in the SSA's Pretoria offices.

SSA currency thieves 'knew exactly what they were doing' - Hawks

2016-01-06 14:00

The Hawks have said those behind the theft of millions in foreign currency from the State Security Agency in Pretoria knew exactly what they were doing.

Corrupt traffic officers will spend New Year in jail

2015-12-22 17:54

Traffic officers who solicited and accepted bribes from motorists will be met with the prospect of a New Year behind bars, the CEO of the Road Traffic Management Corporation has said.

EXCLUSIVE: The curious case of the Durban Hawks head and his missing gun

2015-12-09 07:20

Controversy shrouds the appointment of the head of the Hawks in Durban, despite a pending criminal case for allegedly losing his firearm at a shopping mall.

Hawks incapable of fulfilling their corruption-busting role - NPO

2015-11-27 18:31

The Hawks have become incapable of investigating the politically connected, according to non-profit organisation Accountability Now.

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