Hawks welcome Block sentencing

25 minutes ago

The Hawks have welcomed the sentencing of former Northern Cape ANC provincial chairman John Block for his role in a multi-million-rand corruption scandal.

Ntlemeza talks tough on slaying of KZN chief

2016-12-07 16:17

Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza has assembled a task team to investigate the murder of Sundumbili chief Linda Mathonsi.

5 gunmen killed in Port Shepstone shootout with Hawks

2016-12-06 16:03

Five alleged robbers have been killed in a dramatic shootout with members of the Hawks on the N2 near Port Shepstone.

Cape Town Hawks still working in unsafe, cockroach-infested offices

2016-12-01 17:04

Hawks officers in Cape Town are working in a building that has been declared unsafe by the health department, and which has no approved security system, and is infested with cockroaches.

Traffic official arrested for alleged licensing scam

2016-11-30 20:52

An alleged vehicle licensing scam seems to be unravelling after the arrest of a senior traffic official, the Hawks said.

State of capture report referred to NPA and Hawks – Mmusi Maimane

2016-11-27 20:42

DA leader Mmusi Miamane says public protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has confirmed to him she had referred the state of capture report to the NPA and Hawks.

2 Cape Town businessmen arrested over R100m VAT scam

2016-11-25 11:26

Two businessmen are facing several charges for their alleged involvement in a R100m SARS VAT scam, the Hawks say.

How Hawks employees stole crime exhibits from investigators' offices

2016-11-24 08:37

Hawks employees allegedly used spare keys to get into colleagues' offices in Cape Town to steal exhibits from investigators probing priority crimes, documents have revealed.

Hawks head should stop interfering - McBride

2016-11-18 18:36

Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza has no business telling NDPP Shaun Abrahams who he should or should not prosecute, Ipid head Robert McBride says.

Court papers reveal heated exchange between Abrahams, Ntlemeza

2016-11-15 18:39

Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza has accused NDPP Shaun Abrahams of not acting in good faith by withdrawing the fraud charges against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, according to e-mails the two exchanged.


Go back to the beginning to appoint Hawks head - lobby groups

2016-12-07 18:59

The Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law have asked the court to refer the appointment of Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza back to the selection panel for a new candidate to be chosen.

Committee that appointed Hawks boss was 'ill-equipped', court hears

2016-12-07 16:17

The committee that recommended Berning Ntlemeza for the job of Hawks head did not have the full findings by two judges who found him biased, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Brave police lions being lead by corrupt donkeys - Paul O'Sullivan

2016-12-01 20:05

There are still many brave lions in the police service, but they are being led by corrupt donkeys, private investigator Paul O’Sullivan says.

KZN prosecutor, home affairs official arrested for corruption - Hawks

2016-12-01 11:35

A public prosecutor from the Ixopo Magistrate’s Court has been arrested for corruption, say the Hawks.

Hawks officer shot dead by two 'rogue' cops

2016-11-28 20:17

A Hawks officer was shot dead, allegedly by his own colleagues, a spokesperson for the crime-fighting unit said on Monday.

State capture probes to continue

2016-11-27 06:06

The Hawks’ investigation into state capture is continuing, despite President Jacob Zuma’s decision to launch a court challenge of the remedial action recommended by former public protector Thuli Madonsela in her report on the subject.

Motshekga to decide if leaked exam paper matrics can rewrite

2016-11-24 11:15

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga is expected to decide whether pupils who benefited from a leaked matric exam paper will be eligible to rewrite the test.

Hawks to investigate Zuma's role in 'state capture' - Maimane

2016-11-22 19:25

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has revealed that the Hawks have agreed to investigate charges he laid against President Jacob Zuma.

Ntlemeza should be next to be fired - DA

2016-11-16 14:11

Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza's head should be next on the chopping block, the Democratic Alliance says.

Cops hope for more arrests after R5m seized in alleged licencing scheme

2016-11-15 16:52

More arrests in connection with the seizure of more than R5m in cash in an alleged money laundering, corruption and racketeering bust may be on the cards, the Hawks have said.

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