Traffic cops taking bribes in SA: Readers share their stories

2016-12-06 08:25

A recent altercation at a roadblock between Carte Blanche's Tony Beamish and a JMPD police officer shows alleged corruption. Readers share their SA traffic cop stories.

Hijacking hotspots in SA: Joburg, Pretoria, Cape Town & Durban

2016-11-22 17:36

The National Hijack Prevention Academy has released a list of hijacking-hotspots in some major SA cities. Do you have any carjacking hotspots in your area?

WATCH: Policeman's upbeat tune goes viral

WATCH: Warrant Officer Dawie Williams has South Africans tapping their feet to this heartfelt rendition of gospel song Count Your Blessings.

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Stop shooting students, ANC tells cops

2016-10-20 17:54

The police must stop shooting students with rubber bullets, the ANC says.

'Please shut up now!' This Durban policewoman takes no nonsense

2016-10-18 08:01

If you're driving an unlicenced, unroadworthy vehicle in SA it's best not to argue with the police. Watch as this driver films an altercation with a policewoman in Durban.

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.

SA CRIME STATS: Contact crimes up 1%

According to the recently released crime statistics, South Africa is experiencing a decrease in crime in "broad categories", except for contact crimes. Watch.

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Cape Town sinkhole, R18 000 speed fine... 6 crazy stories this week

2016-08-23 13:45

From a sinkhole in Cape Town to an R18 000 speed fine in Durban... this week has already seen several crazy stories in South Africa.

Where is Aarto? Justice Project SA, AA responds

2016-07-11 10:35

'No 'pilot' of anything should have taken eight years to still not find a way to a national rollout' says the Justice Project of South Africa as it asks 'When will Aarto be rolled out in SA?'

Police union in march for change

2016-07-01 11:30

“The police are in the bush, doing whatever they like.”.


NYPD to expand fleet of crime-busting Smart cars

2016-12-05 07:14

The New York City Police Department has announced plans to expand its fleet of Smart cars to replace the three-wheeled scooters that officers utilised for decades

Hawks head should stop interfering - McBride

2016-11-18 18:36

Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza has no business telling NDPP Shaun Abrahams who he should or should not prosecute, Ipid head Robert McBride says.

McBride to probe alleged dodgy dealings at Ipid

2016-10-20 21:17

Ipid head Robert McBride wants to return the police watchdog to stability, he has said in a letter to staff.

Ryk Neethling's Ferrari 'give-away', Durban police taunted... top 11 SA motoring stories

2016-10-18 13:47

From a Durban policewoman standing her ground on camera, to the cheapest vehicles to service or repair locally... check out these top 11 SA motoring stories.

Don't let go! Reckless driver carries policeman on bonnet for 2km!

2016-10-14 08:49

If you're planning to outrun the police, it's best not to take an officer along for the ride as a bizarre clip in China shows. Watch as this dedicated officer clings to the bonnet of fleeing criminal's car for 2km!

Suspect accuses cop of rape while in custody

2016-09-30 06:52

A Mitchells Plain police officer is being investigated by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate after a woman claimed to have been raped while in custody.

Our male colleagues know that women are here to stay - female officers

2016-09-02 09:07

Women who have forged their way into law enforcement and have made their mark in the sector have taken to the streets of Johannesburg to acknowledge the struggles women still face today.

'Don't play and drive' - How to play Pokémon GO safely

Following a series of crashes caused by drivers playing Pokémon GO behind the wheel, a US police department posted this road safety guide. WARNING: It's cheesy in the extreme.

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Hilton precinct policeman killed as vehicle crashes into tree

2016-07-08 09:47

A police constable from the Hilton precinct was killed when his car crashed into a tree on Old Howick Road early on Thursday morning.

Hard work pays off for PMB police

2016-06-30 11:34

Thorough investigations by Pietermaritzburg police officers recently secured the successful convictions of three men for separate crimes of murder, rape and robbery.

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