More witnesses against Cato Manor cops

2012-06-26 22:34

More witnesses to the crimes allegedly committed by the Durban organised crime unit at Cato Manor have come forward, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate says.

CCTV catches cops beating man

2012-03-28 20:36

Three KwaZulu-Natal police officers have been arrested for allegedly assaulting a man with broom and mop handles.

Cop arrested after bystander shot dead

2012-03-28 10:22

A police constable has been arrested for murder after his rifle apparently went off while he was searching motor vehicles and a bystander was killed, Gauteng police say.

Cop jailed for killing her sister-in-law

2012-03-19 19:33

A former police station commander has been jailed for 20 years for killing her sister-in-law, the Independent Complaints Directorate has said.

Policing the police: ICD gets more power

2012-03-16 22:07

The Independent Complaints Directorate will be strengthened, and have more legislative powers to investigate corruption and human rights abuses within the police, the police ministry has said.

Cop suspended over brutal assault

2012-03-15 11:43

A Vaalwater policeman has appeared in court and faces a police disciplinary hearing after cellphone video footage showed him brutally kicking and assaulting a youth outside a tavern.

Durban cop held over daughter's death

2012-03-05 22:22

A Durban policeman has been arrested in connection with the rape and murder of his daughter, the independent complaints directorate says.

Suspected killer cop 'unstable'

2012-02-27 17:54

Student constable Sipho Mbatha, accused of shooting dead teenager Thato Mokoka in Bramfischerville, was unstable and therefore not allowed to carry a firearm, a court has heard.

ICD stops paying rent for contentious HQ

2012-02-21 22:43

Police watchdog, the ICD, has stopped paying rent for its ill-suited Pretoria headquarters, pending the outcome of a probe into the lease with businessman Roux Shabangu's affiliates.

Suspect 'handcuffed' when shot by cops

2012-02-20 09:51

A Springs man who was shot dead by police over the weekend was allegedly wearing handcuffs when he was killed.


ICD name changed, mandate extended

2012-04-02 18:26

The Independent Complaints Directorate has changed its name to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate.

Joburg cop in court over shooting bystander

2012-03-28 17:28

A police constable is due to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court for allegedly shooting dead a bystander during an arrest, says the ICD.

ICD probes 51 cases at disbanded cop unit

2012-03-22 22:39

The Independent Complaints Directorate is investigating 51 cases against the now disbanded Durban organised crime unit, spokesperson Moses Dlamini says.

ICD to probe swearing 10111 operator

2012-03-19 12:50

The Independent Complaints Directorate will investigate a complaint about a 10111 operator swearing at Primedia CEO Yusuf Abramjee.

DNA tests clear rape-accused cops

2012-03-16 18:01

Charges have been withdrawn against two Johannesburg policemen accused of raping two sisters in Sandton after DNA tests had excluded them as suspects.

Cop due in court over brutal assault

2012-03-14 10:21

A Vaalwater policeman is due to appear in court on a charge of assault, after cellphone video footage showed him brutally kicking and beating a man outside a tavern.

'Suicidal' cop may kill himself, court hears

2012-02-27 22:30

A student constable accused of the shooting death of a Braamfischerville teenager, had "suicidal tendencies", and was at risk of killing himself if granted bail, a senior investigator says.

ICD seeks Boksburg murder witnesses

2012-02-24 22:30

People who saw the killing of a Boksburg man, allegedly by a police sergeant, should come forward, the Independent Complaints Directorate says.

Cop held for man's death while in custody

2012-02-21 22:43

A police sergeant has been arrested for the death of a Boksburg man in police custody, the Independent Complaints Directorate says.

Man shot dead in police custody

2012-02-20 07:44

The Independent Complaints Directorate says it is investigating the death of a man who was apparently arrested during a nightclub raid and then shot dead while in police custody.

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