Surveillance of former Western Cape top cop under spotlight in court

2017-10-16 17:09

Secret surveillance used in the investigation against former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer, has been put under the spotlight in the Western Cape High Court.

Mbalula's call for help from the army means cops are failing - union

2017-10-13 18:05

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula's call for the army to help crack down on violent crimes in the Western Cape and Gauteng means cops are failing in these provinces, says the SA Police Union.

63 police firearms have gone missing since April 2016 - Mbalula

2017-10-13 15:08

A total of 63 Saps firearms have gone missing or have been reported stolen since the beginning of the 2016/17 financial year, a parliamentary reply has revealed.

Mbalula got it dead wrong: Cape Town shooting suspects innocent

2017-10-13 10:07

The highly publicised arrest of a group of people suspected of being involved the shooting of 11 people in the Marikana settlement has turned out to be a dud, with six of them being family members transporting a coffin for burial.

Gloves off in Lamoer trial as State accused of dodgy methods

2017-10-11 21:05

The State's team probing and prosecuting former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer has been accused of using dodgy processes to bring him to court, the defence has claimed in court.

Race to catch up on 19 lost days for Vuwani pupils

2017-10-10 20:14

The department of basic education is in a race against the clock to ensure pupils affected by protests that have shut down Vuwani can complete their examinations before the end of the school year.

Trail of death: The spine-chilling case of Rameez Patel

2017-10-08 00:06

Patel on trial for wife’s and mother’s murders, suspicion over father’s death, fearful brother flees to UK.

KZN police foil armed robbery

2017-10-06 18:21

Preemptive intelligence work by police in KwaZulu-Natal has resulted in the arrest of three would-be robbers.

WATCH: Police incompetence exposed, prompting #MyPoliceStation

South African police services have been trending this week, and all for the wrong reasons. Watch.

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Hundreds to march in Cape Town over 11 killed in Philippi

2017-10-05 06:12

Hundreds of people are expected to march in Cape Town in solidarity with the families of the 11 people who were killed during a shooting in the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East.


'I'll take my chances with the army. There is a war, and they are bloody soldiers' - Manenberg mom

2017-10-13 18:52

A Manenberg mother of two says her children would rather be a "little rattled" by soldiers walking through the streets than running from gang bullets for one more day.

Dead man in coffin was a suspect in Cape Town killings - Mbalula

2017-10-13 15:51

There was nothing wrong about arresting of a group of men for the Marikana settlement massacre while they were transporting a body to the Eastern Cape for a funeral, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has said.

45 councillors killed since 2009 - Mbalula

2017-10-13 12:28

A total of 45 councillors have been killed since 2009, a parliamentary reply from the police minister has revealed.

#News24 ICYMI: More worry for drought-hit Cape Town; KZN storm declared a provincial disaster and the Boks are back!

2017-10-12 18:10

The City of Cape Town begs residents to not give money or food directly to the less fortunate, the KwaZulu-Natal provincial cabinet has declared Tuesday's storm a provincial disaster and water cannons and riot police were out in force at the start of an operation to clear illegal street vendors from Harare.

Corruption-accused cops' case sidetracked by arguments over cellphone records

2017-10-10 21:18

The corruption case against former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and four others has deviated into arguments over documents.

SA needs a permanent police commissioner - Parliament

2017-10-09 20:36

The portfolio committee on police says South Africa needs to have a new national police commissioner appointed as soon as possible to fix operational problems in the SAPS.

Police officers injured in Cape Town shooting

2017-10-07 20:03

Three South African Police Service officers have been severely injured during gang cross fire in Hanover Park, Cape Town, say Western Cape Police.

SAPS shake-up: Mbalula to crack down on 'top-heavy' police, crime intelligence overspending

2017-10-06 15:47

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has announced several drastic shake-ups which he says will tighten policing operations in the country.

WATCH: Cop caught sleeping on the job in for rude awakening

2017-10-06 09:31

A police officer from Mpumalanga is in hot water after he was caught on video sleeping on duty at the KwaMhlanga police station.

WATCH: Cop too busy with DStv accounts to help the public

2017-10-04 12:27

A police officer who prioritised sorting out her DStv accounts instead of helping a member of the public might have landed herself in trouble.

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