Convicted cop killer 'sorry'

2016-09-29 05:44

A Cape Town man, 21, who has been convicted for the murder of a police officer will be sentenced at the Cape Town High Court on Friday.

Northern Cape cop to face disciplinary for shooting pupil in foot

2016-09-28 12:30

A police officer who shot and injured a 17-year-old Northern Cape school boy will face a disciplinary hearing, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has said in reply to a question in Parliament.

Most police stations not linked to 10111 centres

2016-09-21 22:07

Only 412 out of 1140 police stations around the country are linked to the 10111 call centre, Parliament heard on Wednesday.

Public hearings to be held over police shortages in Western Cape

2016-09-19 20:48

The Western Cape legislature has invited the public to attend hearings into "worrying" shortages at the province's police stations.

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.

WATCH: Mom robbed at gunpoint on school run in Centurion

CCTV footage shows two men accosting a mother as she dropped off two children on Monday.

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We treasure you, your service and your lives, Ramaphosa tells cops

2016-09-04 18:15

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has paid tribute to the 72 police officers who have lost their lives.

SA'S CRIME STATS: Reasons for the rape statistic decline

Acting Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane suggests why reported rape figures have decreased from last year.

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It´s not cool to be drunk - Nhleko

2016-09-02 11:55

It is not up to police to stop people from abusing alcohol and drugs, Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko told Parliament’s portfolio committee on police on Friday.

Decrease in crimes detected by police

2016-09-02 10:31

There has been a small decrease in the number of crimes detected as a result of police action, a police official has told Parliament during the presentation of 2015/16 crime statistics.


Police watchdog probes cell rape video

2016-09-28 20:19

A video of what appears to be a rape in a police cell is being investigated by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate after allegations that the suspect could be a Montagu warrant officer currently facing another rape charge.

Witnesses to slaying cry, 'Shoot him, bawa! Kill him.'

Witnesses to an attempted armed robbery in Lenasia shout out during a lethal shooting.

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Diplomats robbed after being followed from OR Tambo airport

2016-09-21 16:28

A Kenyan diplomat was followed from the OR Tambo International Airport and robbed outside of an upmarket estate in Centurion, says a security expert.

Story of a young drug dealer turned dead man

Journalist Paul McNally recalls the story of a 19-year-old drug dealer killed in West Johannesburg.

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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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Two teen gangsters killed, Nyanga families afraid to speak

Two teenagers were murdered on Nyanga's KTC streets in a matter of days, but their families are too afraid to speak out.

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Plea for standalone rape stats falls on deaf ears

2016-09-02 18:29

Civil society and NGOs have pleaded with police top brass for rape statistics to be reported as a separate crime category.

Police leadership stabilised - Phahlane

2016-09-02 13:44

The South African Police Service has brought its leadership crisis under control by ensuring permanent provincial commissioners and cluster commanders are in place, Parliament's portfolio committee on police has heard.

SA CRIME STATS: Contact crimes up 1%

According to the recently released crime statistics, South Africa is experiencing a decrease in crime in "broad categories", except for contact crimes. Watch.

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Carjacking, residential robbery on the up

2016-09-02 10:14

Carjacking has increased by 14.3%, a police official told Parliament during the presentation of the 2015/16 crime statistics on Friday.

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