IPID is a 'massive failure', Moerane Commission hears

2017-08-16 22:31

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is a "massive failure", according to its ethics manager Amar Maharaj.

Editorial: Marikana – a massive failure of justice

2017-08-13 06:07

The fifth anniversary of the Marikana massacre is going to pass us by without a single police officer in the dock for killing 34 striking mine workers and injuring at least 72 on August 10 2012.

IPID to investigate after man who pointed fake gun at metro cops is shot dead

2017-07-24 19:38

The death of a man who was shot after allegedly pointing a fake firearm at Metro Police officers has been referred to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, the City of Cape Town says.

IPID, KZN police must answer to Moerane commission - Parliament

2017-07-20 17:19

Parliament's police portfolio committee has instructed the SAPS and IPID in KwaZulu-Natal to respond to claims that police officers have been involved in politically-motivated killings.

Woman gang raped, allegedly by bogus Joburg metro cops

2017-07-12 19:40

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating a case of a woman who says she was pulled over and gang raped by bogus Johannesburg Metro Police officers.

Struggling IPID's budget less than Nkandla upgrades cost

2017-06-28 07:25

The investigative unit tasked with probing instances of police misconduct has a budget less than the cost of security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead.

Still no answers

2017-06-11 06:50

Family in the dark four years after a police official allegedly caused a fatal car accident 21-year-old woman’s death.

No evidence linking 2 cops to murders of mom, daughter - IPID

2017-06-06 17:01

There is no evidence linking two Shongweni K9 unit policemen to the brutal murders of a woman, 40, and her daughter, 13, who were found with multiple gunshot wounds at their home in KwaDabeka, IPID says.

'I agreed to step aside,' Phahlane says

2017-06-01 23:15

Former acting national police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane says he agreed to "step aside" from his position with immediate effect after constructive engagement with Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.

Phahlane must explain why he shouldn't be suspended - Mbalula

2017-06-01 20:02

Khomotso Phahlane must explain why he shouldn't be suspended, says police minister Fikile Mbalula.


SAPS members getting away with murder in KZN - commission hears

2017-08-16 21:46

SAPS members in KwaZulu-Natal are literally getting away with murder, torture and assault, the Moerane Commission of Inquiry into political killings hears.

IPID, inspector-general agree to work together to fight corruption

2017-07-27 23:00

The inspector general of intelligence and police watchdog IPID have agreed on how to work together to better fight corruption.

Ipid probe Uber hijacking after woman shot and killed in Cape Town

2017-07-21 14:13

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has confirmed it is investigating the death of a woman allegedly involved in the hijacking of an Uber car in Diep River.

‘Man killed by Cyril’s bodyguard’

2017-07-16 06:05

A VIP protection unit member is being investigated by Ipid after a quarrel and shoot-out at a nightclub that led to the death of a civilian.

Ipid awaiting outcome of post mortem after Hout Bay protester dies

2017-07-05 19:34

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate says it is awaiting the outcome of a post mortem to determine whether it would be probing the death of a man involved in the Hout Bay protests.

Farlam strikes back at Phiyega

2017-06-18 06:01

Former police commissioner’s accusations regarding inquiry ‘baseless and a gratuitous attack on me’, says head of Marikana commission.

O'Sullivan to sue senior police officials for R100m

2017-06-09 13:29

Private forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan has said that he will lay criminal charges and institute a civil claim of R100m against senior police officials instrumental in his 'kidnapping'.

‘Fraudsters get away’

2017-06-04 06:01

Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts (Scopa) has expressed shock at learning that the majority of convicted civil servants received only a slap on the wrist in the form of fines and suspended sentences despite defrauding the state of millions of rands.

SAPU welcomes new SAPS acting commissioner

2017-06-01 22:42

The SA Police Union has welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s decision to appoint Lieutenant General Lesetja Mothiba as new acting national police commissioner.

Reports on 'planned raid' at IPID offices 'outrageous' - Phahlane

2017-05-31 20:20

Acting national commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane has described as “outrageous” reports that he had instructed the National Intervention Unit to raid the IPID’s offices.

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