Prosecutors urged to act in apartheid-era death of Ahmed Timol

2018-01-18 18:42

The family of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, who was tortured and killed by police in 1971, is pushing state prosecutors to act against three former police officers linked to the murder.

Compensation Fund frustrates Hawks investigation

2018-01-14 06:03

The labour department’s Compensation Fund is being accused of allegedly frustrating a R12.1m fraud case against a doctor in North West by failing to commission a forensic investigation in the past eight years.

3 arrested for spate of armed robberies in Joburg

2017-12-28 12:01

Three men have been arrested for a spate of armed robberies in Gauteng, in which they allegedly followed people from banks and accosted them at gunpoint, the Hawks have said.

Two Hawks officers, cop arrested for robbery

2017-12-20 09:49

The Hawks have arrested two of its own officers in Johannesburg following the theft of R1m in September.

Mbalula postpones Hawks head briefing

2017-12-15 07:12

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has postponed the briefing intended to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the Hawks.

Gauteng accountant arrested for R460m fraud

2017-12-14 15:26

A 43-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly defrauding a medical equipment company out of more than R460m, the Gauteng Hawks say.

Sanef concerned over threats to arrest News24 journalist and Pauw

2017-12-06 19:50

The South African National Editor’s Forum has condemned a report that the police are looking into investigative journalists Jacques Pauw and Pieter-Louis Myburgh.

IPID, Hawks raid 7 properties in case against Phahlane, SAPS contractor

2017-12-06 14:35

The net appears to be closing in on former acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane and SAPS contractor Keith Keating.

Investigations into classified information leak used in Jacques Pauw book continue

2017-12-02 15:45

The Hawks have confirmed that they are still investigating the leak of classified information that ended up being published in Jacques Pauw's book, The President's Keepers.

Plot thickens in 'underworld' gun case

2017-11-29 17:40

A security company director who is facing charges relating to a seized firearm says the weapon is registered under the name of another business and he is, therefore, not guilty of any offence.


Richard Mdluli relieved of all his duties, says Mbalula - AS IT HAPPENED

2018-01-17 14:00

Suspended crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli has been relieved of his duties in a mutual agreement, says Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.

Two men nabbed after Hawks discover 23 bags of dagga worth R1m

2018-01-12 18:13

Two suspects appeared in court after 825kg of dagga, with an estimated street value of R1.1m, were discovered in their vehicle, according to the Hawks.

Minister calls on Hawks to investigate fake social media accounts

2017-12-20 15:21

Minister of Home Affairs Ayanda Dlodlo says she had approached the Hawks to investigate a suspected criminal syndicate operating on SA social networks.

Woman arrested by Hawks for allegedly stealing R460m lived life of excess

2017-12-15 13:54

A 43-year-old woman from Boksburg, arrested by the Hawks for allegedly defrauding a medical equipment company to the tune of over R460m, was seemingly living a life of luxury before she was nabbed.

Moyane wants FIC report implicating Makwakwa out of public eye

2017-12-14 17:46

SARS commissioner Tom Moyane has again attempted to keep damaging information implicating Jonas Makwakwa on alleged financial misconduct out of the public eye, claiming that making it public violates the FIC Act.

A docket has been opened against Jacques Pauw - NPA

2017-12-08 17:01

While the National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed to News24 that it has a docket in the case against Jacques Pauw, there is apparent confusion over who currently has it.

Police go after News24 journalist and Jacques Pauw

2017-12-06 15:26

Police are looking into investigative journalists Jacques Pauw and Pieter-Louis Myburgh, who have both written about alleged corrupt relationships involving President Jacob Zuma.

Makwakwa reinstated amid probes by SARS and Hawks, Parliament hears

2017-12-05 17:18

High ranking South African Revenue Service official Jonas Makwakwa returned to his post from a suspension while being investigated for tax irregularities by SARS itself, as well as the Hawks.

#News24 ICYMI: Mugabe regalia to go to orphanages; Eskom gets a thumbs down from Moody’s and Black Mambazo gets two nods for Grammy Awards

2017-11-29 18:28

Ladysmith Black Mambazo receives two nods for the 2018 Grammy Awards; ANC Free State elective conference can't go ahead – court; and a Bosnian war criminal dies after 'taking poison' in UN court drama.

Underworld investigation - Hawks zoom in on grenades and ammunition

2017-11-29 15:46

The origin of and the intended purpose for four grenades and 3 000 rounds of ammunition, found at a location linked to a suspect in the murder of international steroid smuggler Brian Wainstein, is the subject of a Hawks investigation.

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