I did not lie, I am not a criminal - Riah Phiyega

2016-02-03 14:12

Suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega vowed to leave no stone unturned to clear her name after the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) announced criminal charges against her.

DA welcomes charges against Phiyega, Mbombo

2016-02-02 17:43

The DA has welcomed an Independent Police Investigative Directorate decision to criminally lay charges against suspended national commissioner Riah Phiyega and former North West Police Commissioner Zukiswa Mbombo.

Man dies after Kempton Park drug arrest

2016-01-23 14:20

An angry crowd has reportedly thrown rocks and bottles at police after a man believed to be a Nigerian national died in a police van after being arrested for possession of drugs.

McBride's suspension unlawful - court

2015-12-04 11:30

The High Court in Johannesburg has ruled that Police Minister Nathi Nhleko acted unlawfully in suspending Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride.

Criminal charges laid against Phiyega

2015-11-30 15:37

A case of defeating the ends of justice has been registered against suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega.

IPID summoned to Parliament over Mpanza shooting

2015-11-03 18:31

IPID has been summoned to brief Parliament's portfolio committee on police on the shocking CCTV footage showing the close-range shooting of Khulekani Mpanza in Krugersdorp.

Suspended Gauteng Hawks head officially fired

2015-09-04 13:04

Suspended Gauteng Hawks head Major-General Shadrack Sibiya has been fired following a disciplinary inquiry into his role in the illegal deportation of five Zimbabweans.

10 cops due in court for murder, torture

2015-09-01 07:09

Ten police officers charged with the murder and torture of a man they were questioning for theft, are expected to apply for bail at the Tembisa Magistrate's Court.

Suspension unlawful, says McBride

2015-08-27 21:11

The untrammelled powers of the police minister to get rid of the head of IPID was unconstitutional and should be subjected to Parliamentary scrutiny, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Mogoeng, Zuma to meet over criticisms of judiciary

2015-08-04 21:06

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will meet President Jacob Zuma later this month to discuss the ANC’s recent criticism of the judiciary, the Presidency says.


Better strategies needed to tackle police corruption - MPs

2016-02-02 18:39

Better strategies are needed to deal with police corruption, members of Parliament have said after an Independent Police Investigative Directorate presentation.

Two post-mortems for Nigerian who died in cop van

2016-01-25 08:21

Nigerian nationals who accused Kempton Park police of killing one of their countrymen after an apparent drug-related arrest want their own post-mortem conducted on him, Ipid says.

Concourt the next stop in McBride's quest for re-instatement

2015-12-04 14:55

Although a court has ruled that Police Minister Nathi Nhleko acted unlawfully in suspending Ipid boss Robert McBride, the decision needs to be validated by the Constitutional Court.

Judgment expected in McBride's challenge on Nhleko's powers

2015-12-04 05:30

The High Court in Pretoria is expected to hand down a judgment on Robert McBride's constitutional challenge regarding Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's powers to suspend him.

Murder suspect killed self in holding cell - Ipid

2015-11-17 14:02

A man who was arrested for allegedly setting an occupied car alight in Gardens, Cape Town, killed himself in a police cell, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate says.

McBride letter: Phiyega protected 'corrupt' cops

2015-10-13 14:39

National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega should be placed on precautionary suspension for failing to take action against three KwaZulu-Natal officers allegedly implicated in corruption, a letter written by Robert McBride to the police minister says.

Ipid employees head to Labour Court to fight transfers and suspensions

2015-09-03 12:41

Three employees of police watchdog Ipid will apply this afternoon to the Johannesburg Labour Court for an order preventing acting head Israel Kgamanyane from suspending or transferring them.

McBride 'could be back in office tomorrow'

2015-08-28 19:36

Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride could be back in his office "tomorrow", without ever answering to the grave charges of misconduct against him, counsel for the police minister has argued in the High Court in Pretoria.

McBride to challenge Nhleko's powers

2015-08-27 05:59

Robert McBride is expected to start his constitutional challenge regarding Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's powers to suspend him in a case starting at the High Court in Pretoria.

No reason for Macia to be in cells, court hears

2015-07-31 13:20

There was no reason for Mido Macia, the Mozambican taxi driver dragged behind a police van, to be in the Daveyton police station cells, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

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