I was shot in a targeted attack on students - ex-Wits SRC leader

2016-10-20 21:16

Police watchdog Ipid will investigate the shooting of former Wits SRC leader Shaeera Kalla who was shot 13 times in the back "at a very close range in a targeted attack on students".

567 Fees Must Fall protesters arrested since February

2016-10-17 21:23

A total of 567 people have been arrested during Fees Must Fall protests over the last eight months, acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane has revealed.

66 Gauteng cops fired for crimes, misconduct

2016-10-09 12:30

The SA police service in Gauteng has dismissed 66 officers involved in a range criminal offences including attempted murder, kidnapping, corruption, rape and aiding a prisoner’s escape.

Wits to close until Monday

2016-10-04 23:01

The University of the Witwatersrand will close until Monday to hold talks in a bid to try and end student protests.

2 KZN cops injured in shootout with robbers

2016-10-01 14:43

Two KZN police officers have been injured after a shootout with robbers in KwaDukuza, IPSS Medical Rescue says.

Police act with more restraint post-Marikana - Nhleko

2016-10-01 11:30

Police officers have acted with more restraint when covering protests in South Africa since the August 2012 Marikana tragedy, police minister Nathi Nhleko says.

Wrongful arrests cost SAPS

2016-09-23 19:41

Police have forked out almost R1bn for wrongful arrests and detention since 2009, the police ministry said in a written reply to Parliament.

Two Strand cops arrested for corruption

2016-09-22 12:26

Two policemen accused of corruption have been arrested in Strand, say Western Cape police.

Police, Sars won't lose power under new border control unit

2016-09-14 10:51

The South African Revenue Service and the police will not lose their constitutional functions at the country's borders with the setting up of a new border control authority, Parliament’s home affairs portfolio committee has said.

Two police officers in court over cash-in-transit heist

2016-09-10 09:00

Two police officers appeared in the Kriel Magistrate’s Court on Friday on charges of conspiracy to commit crash-in-transit heists, the Hawks said.


Nhleko, McBride work relationship 'irretrievably broken'

2016-10-19 14:36

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko believes the employment relationship between him and Ipid head Robert McBride “is irretrievably broken down”.

Police don't need outside help in Senzo case - Phahlane

2016-10-12 12:57

Police do not need help solving the murder of Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa, acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane has told Parliament.

Criminals have infiltrated student protests - police

2016-10-06 21:01

"Forces with agendas" have infiltrated student protests and want to ensure there are deaths during student protests, acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane has claimed.

Stone throwing, burning property not the solution - Phahlane tells #FeesMustFall protesters

2016-10-04 20:04

Gauteng police rejected claims they were bloodthirsty when they clashed with students during the #FeesMustFall protest at Wits University, Acting National Commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane says.

Man arrested for murder of Cape Town metro cop

2016-10-01 11:30

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Cape Town metro policeman, the SA Police Service has announced.

Moments before police, security detain News24 reporter

News24 reporter Kaveel Singh and a student were detained at UKZN.

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Cop among gang arrested for Cape Town business robbery

2016-09-22 18:41

A constable is among four alleged armed robbers arrested following a heist at a Bellville store, say Western Cape police.

WATCH: Blood-curdling screams as teens film street brawl

Teens witness street brawlers fighting, breaking a lamppost and running over a man.

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WATCH: Zama zamas trapped as Langlaagte rescue stalls

Illegal miners were trapped underground on Monday after a rescue operation was halted.

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Student raped in Stellenbosch residence

2016-09-09 14:04

A resident of the private Nassau Student Hostel in Stellenbosch has been raped after waking up to find a strange man on her bed.

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