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.”.

Police suspect Golf in Duzi was dumped after theft

2016-06-21 11:11

A green VW Golf found in the Duzi River on Monday may have been a stolen vehicle that resurfaced due to the low levels of water in the current drought, police have said.

WATCH: Driver uses 'James Bond' tactics to escape cops

Dash-cam footage from a Lithuanian police vehicle shows a local 'James Bond' in a Volvo XC90 trying to shake off the chasing cop car by using smoke screens and caltrops.

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Zondi disbands top cops team

2016-06-09 10:29

Pietermaritzburg’s elite cluster team was disbanded earlier this week after three officers were arrested recently on charges of bribery and corruption.

AA: Effective policing key to curbing road carnage in SA

2016-06-07 08:37

'Too many motorists simply ignore the rules,' says Automobile Association, calling for more effective traffic policing as an urgent step to addressing road carnage in South Africa.

Dubai's bad-guy busting beauties: 15 exotic crime-fighting cars

2016-05-27 09:28

Bugatti Veyron, Lamborghini Aventador, BMW I8.... Police in Dubai have built up a crime-fighting arsenal of luxury cars and SUVs over the years to complement their fleet of patrol cruisers.

New top job for ‘Boxer’

2016-05-05 11:00

An emotional inauguration was held for seasoned crime-fighter Pregasen “Boxer” Pillay at a ceremony on Wednesday celebrating his new role as Mountain Rise police’s station commander.

Shorter training for cops

2016-04-20 09:50

The police have announced a new approach to training, which will cut the current two-year police course to eight months.

'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.

‘uMgungundlovu is in safe and capable hands’

2016-06-20 11:44

Umgungundlovu South police have a new sheriff in town who plans to work closely with the community to crack the whip on crime.

KZN top cop Ngobeni pleads with court to lift suspension

2016-06-14 23:00

In a bid to have her suspension lifted, suspended KwaZulu-Natal police commissioner Lieutenant General Mmamonnye Ngobeni has appeared at the Durban High Court to state reasons why she should be allowed to go back to work.

Police, security firm track down suspected burglars

2016-06-07 10:28

A joint operation between Richmond police and Magma Security saw the arrest of six men believed to have been involved in several farm burglaries in the Richmond area.

Hijackers shot after stealing police officers’ Corolla

2016-06-06 09:45

A dramatic shootout between police and three men on the N3 near Market Road ended in the arrest of the trio on Friday night.

'If you walk alone at night in Khayelitsha you're a target'

Almost two years since a major report on policing in Khayelitsha was filed the Social Justice Coalition (SJC) is still calling for foot patrols and more resources to keep residents safe.

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WATCH: Oz cops pull risky move to chase driver

Dash-cam footage captures an Australian policeman perform a risky manoeuvre on a busy road in an attempt to catch up with an errant motorist. Watch what happens...

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Police service delivery ‘crisis’

2016-04-15 13:00

The KwaZulu-Natal government has slated the state of service delivery by the police in the province, but lay the blame for the situation on personnel shortages.

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