JPSA: Protector report vindicated us

2014-12-23 05:00

Justice Project SA says it has been vindicated by the public protector's finding that the Johannesburg metro police acted improperly when it sent fines by ordinary post instead of registered mail.

Traffic officer job ads are bogus - RTMC

2014-08-12 07:19

The Road Traffic Management Corporation says an advertisement for traffic officer positions is bogus.

Only brown socks for 21st century speed cops - RTMC

2014-04-01 21:13

A specific and detailed dress code for traffic officers has been outlined in the Draft National Road Traffic Law Enforcement Code gazetted.

RTMC to probe Shongweni crash

2014-03-01 21:08

A team of investigators has been assigned to probe an accident in Shongweni, near Durban in which two girls were killed and 72 people injured, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

Alcohol a major cause of road deaths

2014-01-05 10:46

A Medical Research Council survey has found that alcohol remains a leading cause of death on South African roads, according to a report.

December road deaths mount

2013-12-31 18:38

A total of 1184 people were killed in 987 road accidents nationwide from 1 to 30 December, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

High volume of cars on major routes

2013-12-21 16:08

Many of the traffic corridors around the country are experiencing high volumes of cars as people head to their holiday destinations.

5 held at testing station for fraud

2013-10-24 07:16

Five people have been arrested at the Clayville Testing Station in Isando, Kempton Park, for fraud and corruption, says the Road Traffic Management Corporation.

Johannesburg buses and taxis impounded

2013-09-22 13:40

A huge number of minibus taxis and buses have been impounded for vehicle violations in Johannesburg, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

Minister's plea to road users after crash

2013-07-01 16:50

Transport Minister Ben Martin has lamented the death of 15 people in an accident in Sandfontein in North West.


Should child car seats be made compulsory?

2014-09-03 16:47

As the Western Cape government proposes new laws to force parents to install child car seats in their cars, News24 finds out why parents need policing.

Peters to brief media on Easter road campaign

2014-04-23 07:11

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is expected to brief the media in Pretoria about the Easter road safety campaign. At least 103 people died at the long weekend.

Transport dept to probe Kokstad crash

2014-03-21 08:34

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters and the RTMC plan to investigate the cause of the collision that killed seven people on the N2-Nolangeni near Kokstad.

Road death stats dubious - analyst

2014-01-09 16:16

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters's announcement that 1 376 people were killed on South Africa's roads during the festive season was not credible says an analyst.

December road deaths may reach 2007 level

2014-01-02 20:48

As the number of road deaths in December looks set to rise to the highest recorded since 2007, officials have called for a collective effort to reduce road accidents.

855 killed so far on roads this festive season

2013-12-24 19:34

Since the start of December, 855 people have been killed in more than 700 fatal crashes countrywide, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

Madonsela probing Peters

2013-12-02 14:41

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is reportedly investigating Transport Minister Dipuo Peters for alleged improper conduct involving more than R500m in traffic fines and licence renewal fees.

Mobile traffic courts mooted

2013-09-25 22:14

A new way to swiftly prosecute motorists breaking traffic laws is being considered, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

RTMC CEO recalled

2013-08-07 14:48

The Road Traffic Management Corporation's acting CEO Collins Letsoalo has been recalled to his previous position at the department of transport.

RTMC probes Ismail fines fiasco

2013-05-12 10:15

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has launched a probe into the acquisition of records of vehicles belonging to spokesperson Ashref Ismail.

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