Cops urged to fight back

2015-11-16 14:23

The largest police union has encouraged its members to fight back after one policeman was killed and another seriously injured in KwaZulu-Natal this weekend.

Cops want Phiyega gone

2015-11-13 12:35

The South African Police Union’s provincial office wants national police Commissioner Riah Phiyega gone, in any way possible.

‘Cherry on top’ medals for city police officers

2015-11-12 11:30

More than 100 Pietermaritzburg police officers received medals, certificates and other accolades for their years of dedication to the fight against crime at the uMgungundlovu South police medal parade at the Royal Showgrounds on Wednesday.

Ombud asked to look at way cops treated protesters at Parliament

2015-10-22 21:18

The Western Cape Government has referred the police's treatment of student protesters outside Parliament to the Provincial Police Ombudsman for investigation, it says.

SAPS to be summonsed to court over 'illegal' Cape Town imbizo

2015-10-19 19:58

The City of Cape Town says it will serve police top brass with a notice to appear in court for breaching the Regulation of Gatherings Act.

Gauteng police colonel in court for corruption

2015-10-13 17:01

Sophiatown top cop Colonel Mohale Masia has appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on charges of corruption and defeating the ends of justice, the Hawks say.

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.


Boy turns mother in for drunk driving

2015-11-14 09:17

A young Canadian boy called police to alert them that his mother was driving under the influence.

Officer tells court of ‘unexplained’ arrest and mistreatment

2015-11-13 11:12

Police Captain Paul Williams, who is suing the minister of Police, says members of the Public Order Police Unit gave no reason for arresting him in Scottsville.

Nyanga to get boost in police numbers - Sotyu

2015-10-27 17:59

The Nyanga police cluster will get over 100 new officers and satellite police stations in a bid to curb the high crime rate in the area, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

Nene rejects Public Order Police budget request

2015-10-20 14:22

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has turned down a request from now suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega for an extra R3bn for the Public Order Police,

Mother who allegedly tried to sell baby to stay in custody

2015-10-17 08:59

The woman allegedly caught red-handed trying to sell her 19-month-old baby has been remanded in custody.

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.

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