Hawks told to keep Zim renditions secret - Nhleko

2015-01-29 19:22

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko says suspended Hawks head allegedly told members of his Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation to keep secret the illegal rendition of Zimbabwean nationals.

Dramat drama: Why our top cop’s job is on the line

2015-01-15 14:51

As the future of SA’s top cop hangs in the balance, News24 sums up all you need to know about the dramatic suspension of Hawk’s boss Anwa Dramat.

IPID must probe cop in assault investigation - DA

2014-11-24 17:55

The DA has asked IPID to investigate the alleged criminal conduct of a detective responsible for investigating the assault of a 52-year-old woman.

I'm not a criminal - Phiyega

2014-11-19 17:42

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega is at pains to point out to MPs that she is not involved in crime.

Stats of rape by police officers shock MPs

2014-11-12 19:51

The revelation by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate that it is investigating well over 60 rape cases involving police officers has shocked MPs.

Presidency: No probe into Phiyega

2014-09-29 14:28

President Jacob Zuma has not appointed a committee to investigate allegations against national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, his spokesperson Mac Maharaj says.

SAHRC rejects 2010 Hangberg unrest claims

2014-09-23 17:28

The SA Human Rights Commission has rejected claims it is delaying a probe into clashes between metro police and squatters in Hout Bay four years ago.

DA: McBride must brief parly on Phiyega recommendations

2014-09-14 16:28

Independent Police Investigative Directorate director Robert McBride must brief Parliament on the investigation into national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the DA has said.

Convicted cop jailed for 6 years

2014-08-06 22:59

A Free State policeman has been jailed for six years by the Kroonstad Magistrate's Court for murder, burglary and the discharge of a firearm.

Foreigner found dead after police raid

2014-08-05 11:10

A foreign man has been found dead in Rustenburg after he was allegedly assaulted by police during a drugs raid, North West police say.

NGO recalls Lwandle's brutal, violent eviction

2014-07-21 19:14

A young man committed suicide and a woman miscarried following the eviction of illegal shack dwellers in Lwandle, Cape Town, a non-governmental organisation says.

State to oppose bail of cop charged with rape

2014-07-11 17:13

The State will oppose a bail application to be launched later this month by a policeman charged with raping two teenage boys, the Blue Downs District Court has heard.

Cop appears for attempted murder

2014-07-09 02:30

A police constable accused of attempted murder has been granted bail of R1 000 by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Pretoria vendors demand answers

2014-06-17 17:06

Members of the Tshwane Barekisi Forum have demanded answers from the municipality after they handed over a memorandum of grievances in Pretoria.

Vendors bring Pretoria to a standstill

2014-06-17 14:33

Shops in central Pretoria have closed their doors as hundreds of hawkers protested in the city centre.

IPID to probe Cape Town airport shooting

2014-05-29 20:27

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate will investigate the shooting at Cape Town International Airport.

IPID called to probe KZN blue light crash

2014-05-15 21:50

Opposition parties have condemned Umgungundlovu District Mayor Yusuf Bhamjee's bodyguards after they allegedly killed a motorist on the N3.

Limpopo cop appears for rape

2014-04-14 13:22

The case of a Limpopo policeman accused of rape and corruption has been postponed in the Seshego Magistrate's Court.

Cop, accomplice arrested for raping teen

2014-04-02 12:31

A police constable and another man have been arrested for allegedly raping a teenager in Vosloorus, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate says.

Cops mum on Bekkersdal incident

2014-03-15 07:57

Police have declined to comment on reports that the ANC's VIP security fired live ammunition at Bekkersdal residents.

Cape cops arrested for brutal attack

2014-03-08 17:00

The two police officers who allegedly kicked and punched a naked man in Cape Town have been arrested.

Call for probe into baby's 'teargas' death

2014-03-02 09:44

The North West provincial government has called for an investigation into a baby's death, after the family alleged the baby may have died after inhaling teargas fired at protesters.

Plato: Probe police for detaining journo

2014-02-06 18:24

Western Cape community safety MEC Dan Plato has asked the Independent Police Investigative Directorate to probe police for reportedly detaining a journalist and threatening him.

Limpopo cops allegedly kill teen

2014-01-27 08:59

Limpopo police have allegedly shot dead a teenage boy during a protest in Bolobedu - the sixth person reported to be killed by police this year.


Presidency can't hide truth of Dramat suspension - Zille

2015-01-22 20:50

DA leader Helen Zille says the presidency cannot hide the truth behind the suspension of Hawks boss Anwa Dramat.

Alleged looters shot dead by police

2014-12-03 12:33

Two alleged looters have been shot dead and 10 others were wounded in a clash with police in Bizana in the Eastern Cape.

Man held for rape, kidnap

2014-11-20 20:35

A man has been arrested in North West for his alleged role in the murder of a 41-year old man and rape of a woman.

Suspended Cape cops not part of metro squad

2014-11-19 16:29

The three Cape Town officers suspended for doing nothing while Delft residents assaulted and killed a man are not part of the metro police.

Nhleko orders IPID probe into Grabouw crime

2014-10-22 21:00

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has been ordered to investigate crime in the Western Cape town of Grabouw, the police ministry says.

Zuma must consider firing Phiyega - DA

2014-09-29 05:00

The Democratic Alliance says it is time for President Jacob Zuma to consider "discharging" national police commissioner Riah Phiyega.

Ipid back decision not to prosecute Phiyega

2014-09-17 08:18

The Ipid has expressed support for the NPA following their decision not to prosecute national police commissioner, Riah Phiyega.

NPA won't charge Phiyega over 'tip-off'

2014-09-14 14:04

The NPA says it will not pursue complaints of defeating the ends of justice against national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, after she allegedly tipped off a top official that he was under investigation.

Limpopo police kill suspected serial rapist

2014-08-06 15:13

Limpopo police shot dead a suspected serial rapist in Mankweng, Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi says.

Cop in court for attempted murder

2014-08-04 20:54

A North West police officer accused of attempted murder has appeared in the Rustenburg Magistrate's Court.

Police accused of beating woman to death

2014-07-14 13:00

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating the death of a woman who was allegedly beaten by police while looking for information about her husband.

Cape Town cop in court for raping boys

2014-07-11 07:16

A Bellville, Cape Town, police officer accused of raping two 14-year-old boys over a four year period is expected to appear in the Blue Downs Magistrate’s Court.

Cop appears for alleged rape of teen boys

2014-07-04 13:08

A Cape Town police officer accused of raping two 14-year-old boys has appeared in the Blue Downs Magistrate's Court.

Cape cops held for alleged rape of teen boys

2014-07-03 14:03

A Cape Town police officer has been arrested for allegedly raping two 14-year-old boys.

Northern Cape cop held for murder

2014-06-17 16:41

A police officer has been arrested for allegedly killing a man and wounding two others in Warrenton, Northern Cape.

Probe into Phiyega completed

2014-06-17 12:02

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate says it has completed its investigation into reports that national police commissioner Riah Phiyega allegedly tipped off an officer about probes against him.

Cop appears for assaulting rape victim

2014-05-21 21:03

A KwaZulu-Natal policeman accused of assaulting a woman reporting a rape has appeared in the Umbumbulu Magistrate's Court.

Cape Town cop held for murder

2014-04-15 13:59

A constable has been arrested on a charge of shooting a man dead in Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town.

Phiyega probe ongoing - IPID

2014-04-03 05:30

Police watchdog IPID has dismissed a report stating that an investigation into national police commissioner Riah Phiyega had been completed.

Police brutality cause for concern - Mchunu

2014-03-27 20:19

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu says allegations of police brutality at the Glebelands Hostel, near Umlazi, south of Durban, are a matter of concern.

Cape cop held for attempted murder

2014-03-11 07:02

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has arrested a constable and a civilian for assaulting a man who was now in a coma.

Cape Town cops suspended over attack

2014-03-07 18:25

The police officers who allegedly kicked and punched a naked man in Cape Town will be suspended pending an investigation.

McBride appointed new IPID head

2014-02-28 16:55

Robert McBride has been appointed the new head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate.

MPs vote for Robert McBride as IPID head

2014-01-29 12:59

Parliament is all but certain to appoint Robert McBride as head of the watchdog Independent Police Investigative Directorate, after the portfolio committee on police backed his nomination for the post.

Metro cop expected in court on rape charge

2014-01-27 08:03

A Johannesburg metro police officer is expected to appear in the Protea Magistrate’s Court in Soweto for raping a woman last week.

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