Violence against women and kids on the rise

2017-05-21 05:52

Although they are unable to reveal by how much incidents of violence against women and children have increased countrywide, the police have warned that the numbers are on the rise.

EXCLUSIVE: Ntlemeza's daughter threatens to kill cop who opened case against father

2017-05-19 12:37

The daughter of former Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza has phoned a police officer, who was a complainant in a case against her father, and threatened to kill him.

SAPS to brief MPs on alleged IPID interference

2017-05-16 04:53

The IPID and the SAPS are expected to brief MPs about alleged interference with the police watchdog's investigations.

Racketeering accused Rondebosch businessman appears in court

2017-05-12 17:22

The gun-related case against a Rondebosch businessman and a Vereeniging arms dealer, has been postponed for four months.

Mandela, Mbeki and 'farce' mafioso probe discussed in court

2017-05-03 16:16

A former high-ranking policeman believes a cop appointed by Nelson Mandela to head up a special investigative unit instead protected mafioso Vito Palazzolo.

Govt must investigate alleged racism at Modimolle police station - Cosatu

2017-04-26 19:11

Cosatu has called on the government to investigate allegations of racism at the Modimolle police station in Limpopo.

IPID responds to top cop Phahlane with more financial revelations

2017-04-21 09:27

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has filed responding papers against acting police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane revealing shocking new information on alleged 'dubious transactions' in the purchasing of his house and vehicles.

Dlamini-Zuma – ordinary citizen, VIP protection

2017-04-16 06:01

Opposition parties have slammed the decision by the SA Police Service (SAPS) to offer presidential protection service to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

AS IT HAPPENED: Yolisa Matakata appointed as new acting Hawks boss

2017-04-13 10:37

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has announced Deputy Lt-Gen Yolisa Matakata as the new acting head of the Hawks, temporarily replacing Berning Ntlemeza as the boss of the priority crimes unit.

#SAunites LIVE: AS IT HAPPENED: South Africans thanked for peaceful marches

2017-04-07 05:43

Ministers holding a press briefing on nationwide protests said South Africans exercised their rights to march peacefully and thanked them for doing so. Police were also commended for protecting citizens.


‘Charge cop who stole my car’

2017-05-21 00:00

Convicted fraudster is taking legal action against prosecutors for failing to charge a police captain for theft.

IPID recommends that Phahlane be suspended

2017-05-16 11:21

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has told MPs that acting national police commissioner General Khomotso Phahlane should be suspended to prevent him interfering in IPID probes.

Mbalula must win back public’s trust in police

2017-05-14 09:30

Like a new broom, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is expected to sweep clean. And I have no doubt that he can carry out that task successfully. What Mbalula has to start with is the image of the SA Police Service.

UPDATE: Violent protests continue at hotspots across SA

2017-05-10 13:32

There has been an escalation in violent protests over the past few weeks and protests continue unabated over parts of South Africa. Angry residents have taken to the streets over a range of issues, including service delivery, housing and racial tension.

Top Cape cops paid me back in cash - businessman

2017-04-26 19:36

A financial investigator who claims that businessman Salim Dawjee helped high-ranking police officers with expenses would not have seen that they actually reimbursed him in cash, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

EXCLUSIVE: The 'truth' behind an apartheid-era printing press and counterfeit money

2017-04-26 15:02

A senior police officer has revealed how apartheid-era officials bombed a building in Johannesburg to allegedly cover up the theft of a 25-metre printing press, which they reassembled in police headquarters, and used to churn out counterfeit money.

Body of Mpumalanga policewoman dumped in bushes

2017-04-20 10:22

A man has been arrested after he led Mpumalanga police to a bushy area where the body of a female officer was found.

Dlamini Zuma continues to receive protection from Presidential Protection Unit - police

2017-04-14 15:36

Protection provided to Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is “informed by the outcome of a security assessment conducted and ongoing investigations in relation to threats directed at her person”, the police have said.

Hijacker killed in shootout with KZN police

2017-04-11 13:49

An alleged hijacker has been killed in a shootout with police in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

New police minister Mbalula has a mammoth task ahead

2017-03-31 05:34

From Razzmatazz to police blues, newly minted police minister Fikile Mbalula has a mammoth task ahead of him.

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