Durban cop survives hail of gunfire at jewellery heist

2016-05-30 12:23

A Phoenix police officer who came under a hail of gunfire after he inadvertently interrupted a jewellery store heist at Phoenix Plaza in Durban has luckily been left unhurt.

Policewoman commits suicide in Gingindlovu

2016-05-26 21:16

A policewoman has shot and killed herself in her car near the farm KwaMafutha, Gingindlovu, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

'Insufficient' police for hotspots ahead of elections

2016-05-25 16:24

Not enough police have been deployed to hotspots around the country ahead of the local government elections, Parliament has heard.

Police minister slams SACP for Ntlemeza attack

2016-05-24 15:31

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has slammed the South African Communist Party for its "attack" on Hawks head Lieutenant-General Berning Ntlemeza following reports that the Hawks wanted Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan charged over a "rogue unit" at Sars.

Police spend R8m on luxury cars for Zuma wives

2016-05-24 14:17

The SAPS has spent more than R8m on eleven cars for President Jacob Zuma’s wives over the last five years.

Ngobeni should face criminal charges - McBride

2016-05-20 09:28

Suspended Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride says now is the time to criminally charge suspended KZN police commissioner Mmamonnye Ngobeni.

KZN's top cop suspended

2016-05-19 13:56

KwaZulu-Natal police commissioner Lieutenant General Mmamonnye Ngobeni has been served with a letter of suspension, she has confirmed.

Riot police at Parliament after EFF thrown out

2016-05-17 15:19

Riot police have arrived at Parliament after EFF MPs fought tooth and nail as protection officers forced them out of the National Assembly chamber.

WATCH: Police, fire staff probe cause of UJ fire

What prompted a fire that razed the interior of the Standard Bank Auditorium at the University of Johannesburg is under investigation.

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'Death Squad' fight continues in court

2016-05-13 14:50

Embattled KZN Hawks head Johan Booysen and members of the so-called "Cato Manor death squad" have launched a fresh bid to have racketeering charges against them set aside.


Fleeing burglars kill Limpopo cop

2016-05-28 10:44

A 52-year-old police officer was shot and killed while attending to a burglary in Ritavi in the early hours of the morning, Limpopo police have said.

More crowd control lessons for rookie cops

2016-05-25 21:16

Crowd control training for rookie police officers has been increased from a few days to three weeks in response to changing times, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has said in the National Assembly.

Shot cop fights off criminals, drives himself to hospital

2016-05-25 13:10

The Hawks have confirmed that a policeman assigned to the VIP Protection Unit in Cape Town managed to drive himself to hospital after he was shot and injured in Delft.

Visible policing to continue in Hammanskraal

2016-05-24 15:31

The police will continue monitoring the situation in Hammanskraal, acting national police commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane says.

IFP welcomes Ngobeni suspension

2016-05-20 11:48

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has welcomed the suspension of embattled provincial police commissioner Mmamonnye Ngobeni, calling for her "swift removal".

Residents unwilling to testify, court hears in Sinoxolo case

2016-05-19 19:00

Western Cape police have blamed their lack of formal statements in their investigation into the rape and murder of Sinoxolo Mafevuka on the unwillingness of locals to testify, the Khayelitsha Magistrate's Court has heard.

Cape cop, his dog, Molly, escape accident with minor injuries

2016-05-17 20:24

A police officer and his K9 Unit dog, Molly, have been treated for minor injuries after the car they were travelling in overturned in Cape Town.

Cops, NPA, correctional services pass buck over missing murderer

2016-05-16 15:45

The whereabouts of convicted murderer Rajiv Narandas remain unknown, while the police, the Department of Correctional Services and the National Prosecuting Authority pass the buck over who is responsible for his detention.

WATCH: Protests hit Nelson Mandela Bay metro cop launch

2016-05-13 20:17

A group of Nelson Mandela Bay employees - including traffic officials - have protested at the launch of the municipality's Metro Police Service, saying negotiations around their inclusion have not been concluded.

Disorganised police search at Gugulethu school leaves MEC disillusioned

2016-05-12 16:02

A surprise search for weapons and drugs at a Gugulethu school has fallen flat after no sniffer dogs pitched up, cops claimed they weren’t told about the operation, and two minors were placed in a police van.

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