Perjury-accused cop's case postponed

2016-06-28 23:00

The trial of a Western Cape policeman accused of perjury and defeating the ends of justice while allegedly moonlighting as a private investigator was postponed in the Bellville Commercial Crime Court.

Police not looting in Tshwane - security cluster

2016-06-22 20:05

Photos on social media purporting to show police officers taking part in looting in Tshwane have been misconstrued, the justice, crime prevention and security cluster said on Wednesday.

Cop killer gets 3 life sentences

2016-06-21 15:52

A man responsible for the death of two police officers has received three life sentences, say the Hawks.

Call for probe into cop van escape viral video

2016-06-11 17:45

A call for a full investigation into the video footage showing suspects allegedly escaping from a police van in Pinetown was made by KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport and Community Safety Mxolisi Kaunda on Saturday.

Criminals target isolated farms - top cop

2016-06-09 19:40

Criminals attacking farmers and people who live in smallholdings have changed their approach and are now going for those that are more isolated, says the country's acting national police commissioner.

Police will defend themselves if attacked – KZN Acting Provincial Commissioner

2016-06-07 14:46

Police will defend themselves if attacked by criminals, KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner Bhekinkosi Langa said on Tuesday.

'Unroadworthy' mobile police station removed from Masiphumelele

2016-05-20 20:12

Masiphumelele residents who need to go to a police station now have to pay taxi fare or walk more than 4km to Ocean View, after their local mobile station was removed because it is unroadworthy.

Rapist sentenced to 100 years in prison

2016-05-14 13:01

The Durban High Court has sentenced the man behind the Tongaat Hullett Estates rapes to 100 years in prison.

Lamoer corruption case postponed

2016-05-06 14:31

The case of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and five other others on 109 charges of corruption and racketeering has been postponed in the Western Cape High Court.

40% of sexual assaults take place in the home

A survey released by the Statistician General has found that 4 out of 10 sexual assaults take place in the home.

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Retired policeman kills daughter, self

2016-06-28 16:28

A retired police officer has shot and killed his daughter before turning the gun on himself in Boksburg.

2 killed, 40 arrested during Tshwane violence

2016-06-22 19:45

Two people have been killed and 40 arrested since violence broke out in Tshwane, say Gauteng police.

South Africans must make distinctions between SADF and apartheid police - SACC

2016-06-11 22:15

South Africans must make a distinction between the Apartheid army and its police, South African Council of Churches president Bishop Malusi Mpumlwana says.

WATCH: Suspects escape from back of police vehicle in Pinetown

A video has emerged showing two suspects escape out of the back of a parked SAPS vehicle, allegedly in Pinetown, KZN on Thursday. Watch.

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Cape Town cops bust 2 men with R25 000 trolley-load of cricket gear

2016-06-08 14:41

Police have found a R25 000 haul of cricket equipment in a trolley two men were pushing through the streets of Grassy Park, Cape Town.

2 suspects shot after Maritzburg cop hijacked

2016-06-04 14:27

Two suspects have been wounded in a shoot-out with police after they allegedly robbed a policeman of his vehicle in Pietermaritzburg, police say.

Police raid KZN hostels in crime prevention drive

2016-05-14 13:01

Law enforcement agencies have carried out an operation at the notorious Glebelands and KwaMashu hostels in a bid to rid the two areas of criminal elements.

'If you walk alone at night in Khayelitsha you're a target'

Almost two years since a major report on policing in Khayelitsha was filed the Social Justice Coalition (SJC) is still calling for foot patrols and more resources to keep residents safe.

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The majority of murders are committed by 15-34 year olds

A survey released by the Statistician General has found that 57.8% of murders are committed by people between the ages of 15 and 34.

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Anger is the biggest driver of assaults in South Africa

A survey released by the Statistician General has found that the majority of assault incidents are driven by anger.

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