Four of Braamfontein 9 are students: police

2016-10-15 14:35

Four students are among the nine people arrested after a spate of looting and arson near Wits University in Braamfontein on Friday night.

Cops 'filling their bellies' at R100k a day

2016-10-12 09:40

The SAPS spent just under R40m on catering during the last financial year, amounting to around R100 000 a day, a report has shown.

Daily arrests from KZN’s top cop team

2016-10-11 11:28

With 384 arrests and a high conviction rate, the six men making up the police service’s Tracing Unit in Pietermaritzburg is a crime-fighting force to be reckoned with.

Media should stop exacerbating an already volatile situation - Phahlane

2016-10-10 20:00

Media reports on the #FeesMustFall student protests have been criticised by acting national Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane who cautioned journalists against sensationalism.

25 students arrested, 2 cops injured as student protests reach new heights

2016-10-10 18:47

At least 25 students have been arrested while two police officers have been injured during nationwide student protests, says acting national Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane.

We can't guarantee that lives won't be lost in protests - police commissioner

2016-10-10 17:31

Police cannot guarantee there won't be loss of life during the ongoing protests at various universities, acting national Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says.

Magashula wants answers

2016-10-09 06:00

Former tax boss is on a crusade to find out who ratted him out, leading to his losing his job.

WATCH: Students march to bar Wits from opening classes

Students marched at the University of Witswatersand on Tuesday morning, when lectures were set to resume.

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SAPS VIP expenditure upped to R1.2bn

2016-10-02 17:05

An 18% expenditure increase for the SAPS VIP Protection Services could have gone a long way to addressing the “woeful state of affairs” at station level, DA Shadow Minister of Police Zakhele Mbhele said on Sunday.

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.


Nine arrested during Braamfontein mayhem

2016-10-15 09:30

Nine people were arrested during looting and arson in Braamfontein, Johannesburg's Metro Police said.

Police's financial report not up to scratch - Auditor General

2016-10-11 21:12

The South African Police Service's financial report for the last financial year is not up to scratch compared to previous years, the Auditor General says,

Cop accused of raping girl at police station granted bail

2016-10-10 20:00

A Montagu police officer accused of raping a minor at the local police station has been granted bail of R3 000.

Zille compares #FeesMustFall to apartheid, calls it a 'threat to the future'

2016-10-10 19:10

The Fees Must Fall protests gripping the country are no longer about fees but about power and control, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has said.

We are far from a state of emergency - Phahlane on student protests

2016-10-10 18:47

The country is far from declaring a state of emergency, acting national Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says.

Man of the Province

2016-10-10 12:17

Pietermaritzburg's link between the police and the community has been hailed as the police’s Man of the Province for 2016.

State opposes bail for cop charged with bashing baby’s skull

2016-10-04 18:24

A police officer allegedly beat his ex-girlfriend's 10-month-old baby so badly she suffered skull fractures and swelling on the brain, the Blue Downs Magistrate’s Court has heard.

Police, NGO team up to fight human trafficking

2016-10-04 08:06

Limpopo police and an NGO have teamed up in a bid to combat an increase in human trafficking in the province, they have announced.

Police divers continue search for missing trainee officer

2016-10-02 16:24

A police trainee officer who was swept off the rocks at the Oubaai Golf Resort near Herolds Bay is presumed to have drowned.

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.

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