Phiyega to announce Lamoer's replacement 'soon'

2015-10-07 18:32

Candidates for the vacant position of Western Cape police commissioner have not been selected yet, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega's spokesperson says.

Major ‘Pipes’ retires

2015-10-01 10:51

With 41 years in the force and a string of solved high-profile cases under his belt, a Pietermaritzburg super-detective has announced his retirement.

Phiyega announces mass police promotions

2015-09-30 19:31

Police commissioner Riah Phiyega has announced mass promotions within the SA Police Service, with about 7 000 constables and sergeants set to benefit this year.

Bantham reveals strategy in fight against crime

2015-09-29 10:32

A police mission to mobilise the communities in 13 district policing precincts to help in the fight against crime was announced yesterday.

'Broken telephone' at Western Cape 10111 - DA

2015-09-22 15:29

The DA wants the Western Cape public to share their call centre experiences after an oversight visit apparently found a call scanner had been broken since 2013.

New Ipid boss: No phones, no laptops

2015-09-13 15:00

No cellphones or laptops in meetings. That’s the order from the new Independent Police Investigative Directorate boss in a bid to prevent media leaks.

Cape cops bust clothing shop selling 'police uniforms'

2015-09-09 17:58

A tip-off has led authorities to a Cape Town clothing shop selling police uniforms, Western Cape police say.

PMB is safe, say police

2015-09-04 10:06

PIETERMARITZBURG police have come out fighting in an attempt to reassure the public that the city is safe, as officers are making arrests in numbers.

Twitter reacts to viral SA traffic video

2015-09-02 08:00

A Johannesburg driver caused an uproar on social media by posting a video of an altercation with a metro cop. Check out public reaction in 10 funny tweets!

Would you bribe a traffic cop? More than 2000 would...

2015-08-27 11:20

Do you know what to do if you're arrested on the road? More than 7500 South Africans don't. Thousands said they'd 'bribe their way out'...


R50 000 reward for information on Western Cape cop killers

2015-10-04 14:05

The Department of Community Safety has offered a R50 000 reward in a bid to catch cop killers in the Western Cape.

Western Cape 10111 call scanner broken, police admit

2015-09-30 20:13

A scanner which tracks all emergency calls to the police’s 10111 call centre in the Western Cape has indeed not been working since 2013, police have confirmed.

Maybe Bheki Cele was right all along - SAIIR

2015-09-29 15:39

There could be a significant drop in crimes like home robberies and carjacking if police leadership followed the example of former police commissioner Bheki Cele, the SA Institute of Race Relations says.

Police officer caught on camera driving recklessly

2015-09-23 09:49

A POLICE officer driving recklessly in a state vehicle to jump traffic queues has been caught on camera by a Hayfields resident.

PMB now has two top cops

2015-09-22 12:29

A NATIONAL initiative has chopped and changed the uMgungundlovu policing clusters, with two new ­police bosses emerging in Pietermaritzburg and surrounding areas.

Tembisa cops' murder case postponed

2015-09-10 13:17

Nine of the 10 Tembisa police officers who have been charged with the murder of Khuthazile Mbedu, have decided to drop their lawyer appointed by the Office of the State Attorney.

Police dragnet for ‘killer’ cop

2015-09-07 10:36

A LOVE triangle murder rocked ­Mpophomeni yesterday when a young woman was gunned down, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend, a policeman from Msinga.

WATCH: Car, chopper chase culminates in roadside arrest

Footage uploaded to YouTube shows a fast-paced car and helicopter chase that ends in a roadside arrest. Watch.

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Ex-reservist nabbed for impersonating cop

2015-08-28 14:21

A former police reservist is to appear in the Bela-Bela Magistrate’s Court on charges of corruption and impersonating a police officer.

Policewomen send out a stern warning to criminals

2015-08-26 11:26

PIETERMARITZBURG policewomen had criminals running for cover during Operation Basadi, a special operation by female officers during Women’s Month.

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