KZN Hawks head confirms special leave

2014-09-29 17:44

KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen has confirmed that he has been placed on one month's special leave.

Suspended Hawks head charges withdrawn

2014-09-19 07:42

Internal disciplinary charges against suspended Hawks head Major-General Johan Booysen have been withdrawn.

NPA abandons Cato Manor appeal

2014-03-27 21:55

The NPA has abandoned an attempt to overturn a High Court decision that set aside all charges against suspended KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen.

Cato Manor cop off hook on some charges

2014-02-26 16:18

Racketeering charges against suspended KZN Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen have been set aside, but other charges still remain.

Cato Manor cops get suspension notices

2012-08-31 17:30

The head of the Hawks police unit in KwaZulu-Natal and 23 members of the now disbanded Durban organised crime unit have received suspension notice.

Cato Manor cops face 100+ charges

2012-08-24 12:32

Thirty police officers from the Durban Organised Crime Unit appeared in the Durban Regional Court, where they face more than 100 charges.

Cato Manor cops granted bail

2012-08-23 11:50

The 12 members of the Durban organised crime unit, including KZN Hawks boss Major General Johan Booysen, have been granted bail after being arrested in connection with alleged hit squad activity.

Cato Manor: KZN Hawks boss arrested

2012-08-22 16:12

General Johan Booysen, head of the Hawks in KZN, has been arrested as investigators swoop on additional suspects in the Cato Manor hit squad investigation.

Hawks arrest 15 Cato Manor cops

2012-06-20 13:53

Fifteen members of the now disbanded Durban Organised Crime Unit have been arrested and face various charges, including murder, according to the Hawks.

Fraud accused linked to Cele hospitalised

2012-04-05 22:41

Fraud accused Thoshan Panday has been admitted to hospital after experiencing chest pains in the Durban Magistrate's Court.


Police mum on KZN Hawks head’s return

2014-09-22 10:18

Police would not confirm or deny that suspended KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Major-General Johan Booysen would return to work after an internal inquiry reportedly cleared him.

Charges against KZN Hawks head withdrawn

2014-03-31 12:17

All charges against suspended KZN Hawks head Major General Johan Booysen have been formally withdrawn in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court.

Jiba's charges unconstitutional, judge rules

2014-02-26 20:37

A KwaZulu-Natal High Court judge has set aside the racketeering charge against former Hawks head, saying the acting NDPP's charge was arbitrary and unconstitutional.

Case withdrawn against Durban businessman

2013-02-11 12:46

A case of bribery and corruption against businessman Toshan Panday and Colonel Navin Madhoe has been provisionally withdrawn in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court.

State: Cops killed to enrich themselves

2012-08-24 22:07

Thirty police officers, from the the Serious and Violent Crimes Unit in Cato Manor, were an organised crime enterprise that enriched itself by killing, according to the indictment against them.

Arrested cops plan to sue - report

2012-08-24 10:12

Two police officers have briefed a lawyer to sue the state following their arrest along with officers of the Durban Organised Crime Unit. Charges against them were later withdrawn.

Support for arrested KZN cops

2012-08-23 09:07

Visitors have streamed into the Durban North police station to offer support to the 12 Cato Manor police officers arrested on murder and racketeering charges.

Hawks swoop on more Cato Manor cops

2012-08-22 15:23

Hawks investigators have swooped on additional suspects in the Cato Manor hit squad investigation.

Top cops under fire in Parliament

2012-04-17 21:06

The chairperson of Parliament's portfolio committee on police has called into question the integrity of top police management, given the controversies involving Richard Mdluli and Johan Booysen.

Probe manipulated, says police colonel

2011-09-27 22:29

A policeman accused of trying to bribe the KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head claims the investigation against him is being manipulated.

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