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.

Could a raid on IPID's offices be imminent?

2017-05-31 17:49

Police watchdog IPID is expecting the police’s national Intervention Unit to raid their offices as part of what they believe is a counter attack to their ongoing investigation into Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane.

EXCLUSIVE: IPID orders police boss to stay away from investigations

2017-05-24 14:17

Police watchdog IPID has demanded that the acting police commissioner stay away from any investigation involving its officers.

McBride vs Phahlane: Mudslinging match in Parliament

2017-05-16 16:49

IPID head Robert McBride and acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane have been at each other's throats over alleged interference in the watchdog’s probes, during a meeting at Parliament.

SAPS to brief MPs on alleged IPID interference

2017-05-16 04:53

The IPID and the SAPS are expected to brief MPs about alleged interference with the police watchdog's investigations.

Nhleko, McBride relationship was difficult to resolve - Ramaphosa

2017-05-11 19:31

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has admitted he struggled to get former Police Minister Nathi Nhleko and Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride to restore relations.


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.

IPID launches urgent application against police chief

2017-05-26 12:47

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has launched an urgent High Court application against the acting police commissioner, in a bid to stop any SAPS members with a personal interest in cases from investigating the police watchdog’s members.

IPID, SAPS stand off 'worrisome' - Mbalula

2017-05-23 22:42

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has admitted the relationship breakdown between the Independent Police Investigative Directorate and the police, which was on display in Parliament is "worrisome".

IPID recommends that Phahlane be suspended

2017-05-16 11:21

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has told MPs that acting national police commissioner General Khomotso Phahlane should be suspended to prevent him interfering in IPID probes.

Mbalula must win back public’s trust in police

2017-05-14 09:30

Like a new broom, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is expected to sweep clean. And I have no doubt that he can carry out that task successfully. What Mbalula has to start with is the image of the SA Police Service.

Cash-strapped IPID struggling to stay afloat - McBride

2017-05-04 17:18

Independent Police Investigate Directorate head Robert McBride has told Parliament the unit's budget is not enough to support future projects.

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