Hero cop awarded for saving four people from drowning in one day

2015-11-30 09:45

For a Khayelitsha cop, the day he breathed life into his own baby daughter felt as good as saving the lives of four men in one day.

Bank employee implicated in KZN cop's murder

2015-11-27 13:06

An Empangeni bank employee has been arrested for his alleged role in an armed robbery which led to the death of a police officer two weeks ago.

Hawks can't confirm or deny move to suspend top cop

2015-11-25 20:05

Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi says he can't confirm or deny whether deputy police commissioner Lieutenant General Nobubele Mbekela has been served with a notice of intention to suspend her.

It's just my job, says hero cop who pulled woman from river

2015-11-25 11:06

A Port Elizabeth policeman has described how he went back to where a woman was presumed drowned after apparently jumping off a bridge, hoping that she was still alive.

Prayers for slain Durban cop

2015-11-24 15:41

Veteran Durban police officer Ashok Ramsakkan, who was shot and wounded by AK47-wielding gunmen in KwaMashu last week, has died.

Terms of reference for Phiyega inquiry not amended - presidency

2015-11-21 09:14

President Jacob Zuma has not amended the terms of reference of the board of inquiry into allegations of misconduct by national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the presidency says.

'Spy cop' believes search warrant was for ulterior purposes

2015-11-20 16:57

Western Cape crime intelligence police officer Paul Scheepers believes that a search warrant used to seize equipment from his police office and private business in May was for “ulterior purposes”.

I do not need someone to speak for me - acting police commissioner

2015-11-18 16:36

Acting national police commissioner Johannes Khomotso Phahlane does not need anyone to speak on his behalf, he has told Parliament.

Acting police commissioner proposes a management shakeup

2015-11-18 14:30

Just over a month since he was appointed, the acting police commissioner is putting his mark on the department with a proposed restructuring of management to improve services.

SAPU plans to appeal Krugersdorp cops judgment

2015-11-17 21:07

The SA Police Union says it is to lodge court papers for leave to appeal the bail judgment of three Krugersdorp policemen.


No word yet from top cops linked to Phiyega on intent to suspend them

2015-11-27 13:29

Senior police managers Lieutenant Generals Solomon Makgale and Nobulele Mbekela have not responded to notices of intentions to suspend them, acting national commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says.

Nhleko won't 'get involved' in KZN cop corruption claims

2015-11-26 15:40

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has distanced himself from a damning draft forensic report that identifies high ranking KwaZulu-Natal police officers as having been allegedly bought off by businessman Thoshan Panday in exchange for millions in contracts and tenders.

Police spokesperson faces suspension

2015-11-25 11:48

Police spokesperson Lieutenant General Solomon Makgale is facing suspension.

He always came home – family of slain Durban policeman

2015-11-24 16:56

"He's my hero and he always will be," says daughter of slain Durban policeman Ashok Ramsakken.

Hero cop braves icy water to rescue bridge plunge woman

2015-11-23 17:35

An Eastern Cape policeman has been hailed a hero after he leaped into a river to save a woman, who had plunged 40m off a bridge, in an apparent suicide attempt.

Police minister evades media questions on police killings

2015-11-20 20:16

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has evaded media questions about police killings and the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union march against the continued attacks, saying: "Are you really asking me about people who are marching?"

Use the guns on your hips - Popcru

2015-11-18 19:00

Popcru deputy president Nkosinathi Mabhida has encouraged police to use the guns on their hips when faced with criminals.

Booysen suspension set aside - again

2015-11-18 14:30

The Durban High Court has set aside the suspension of embattled KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Johan Booysen.

Popcru to march against police killings

2015-11-18 05:50

Popcru members are expected to march against police killings ahead of their national strike on Friday.

I'm attending police funerals every weekend - top cop

2015-11-17 17:47

Police Major General Deliwe De Lange has not gone one weekend in the past six months without attending the funeral of a police officer.

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