McBride’s disciplinary hearing postponed

2015-05-21 14:26

The disciplinary hearing of suspended Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride over a controversial report on the rendition of Zimbabweans has been postponed to July.

NPA boss Nxasana ‘wants R6m’ to leave

2015-05-17 15:21

Embattled NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana wants millions in a golden handshake and two of his rivals out of the prosecuting authority before he will agree to leave, NPA sources have revealed.

Police enforce curfew in riot-hit Baltimore

2015-04-29 05:53

US police have fired smoke bombs and pepper pellets at protesters who defied a citywide curfew that went into effect across riot-hit Baltimore.

State of emergency declared in Baltimore as riots erupt

2015-04-28 06:28

Rioters have plunged part of Baltimore in the US into chaos, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned a man who died while in police custody.

Sanef condemns continued harassment of journalists

2015-04-22 19:31

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega must instruct her officers not to harass journalists carrying out their duties in the field, Sanef says.

Top cop Lamoer, others face 109 charges

2015-04-17 10:19

Western Cape Police Commissioner Arno Lamoer and five others have appeared in the Goodwood Magistrate’s Court on 109 charges, including corruption, fraud, money laundering and defeating the ends of justice.

Satisfaction with justice system declining – Lehohla

2015-04-14 15:39

The level of public satisfaction with the criminal justice system is “not excellent”, statistician general Pali Lehohla says.

Dramat suspension legal - Nhleko

2015-01-29 14:11

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has insisted he had acted within the law when he suspended Hawks head Lieutenant Generak Anwa Dramat.


A police officer has been caught on camera asking for a R200 bribe from a driver who was pulled over for alleged drunken driving. Watch.

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In today's news headlines: Anni Hindocha’s family speaks about while defamatory comments made by Shrien Dewani’s brother are made public, tensions simmer in Mbizana, in the Eastern Cape, after police shot and killed two people and New Yorkers protest over a decision not to indict a police officer for choking a man to death. Watch.

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Top cop charged alongside Mdluli and Barnard

2015-05-20 12:03

Former police major general Solomon Lazarus has been charged with five counts of corruption and one of theft in a case that will be joined to that of former colleagues Richard Mdluli and Heine Barnard.


Baltimore is the latest US city roiled by unrest stoked by anger over police treatment of black people. View pics of the protest here.

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At least 15 policemen injured in Baltimore riot chaos

2015-04-28 08:53

At least 15 police officers have been injured in riots that have plunged the US city of Baltimore into chaos.

Cope wants Zuma to act against Cele

2015-04-25 12:03

The Congress of the People wants President Jacob Zuma to take action against Deputy Agriculture Minister Bheki Cele for comments he made about the national police commissioner.

Eastern Cape cops to learn Mandarin

2015-04-21 16:34

Eastern Cape police will be learning how to speak Mandarin, in an effort to bridge the communication divide experienced when policing Chinese communities.

SA women critical of justice system - survey

2015-04-14 15:40

Women are less satisfied with the way courts work than men, Statistician General Pali Lehohla says.


A detective has landed in hot water after being filmed having a raging rant against an Uber driver.

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Dramat can't return to work

2015-01-25 14:05

Hawks boss Anwa Dramat can’t return to work now that Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has filed to appeal a court's decision to overturn his suspension, the ministry says.

Suzman Foundation concerned over Dramat

2014-12-24 17:18

The suspension of Hawks head Anwa Dramat is troubling, the Helen Suzman Foundation says.

Cop arrested after hidden evidence found

2014-11-25 11:59

A Sandton police constable has been arrested after crime scene reports and evidence was found hidden in his room, police say.

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