George Claassen asks if it was unfair to name Mallett at all in a case of alleged misconduct that clearly has no relevance to him?
Despite admitting that there were "a few cases" in Gauteng where the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) didn't do proper investigations before cases were closed, the police watchdog questioned the whistleblower's credibility before the Portfolio Committee on Police.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is expecting a report on the premature closure of cases to manipulate performance statistics.
Allegations that the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has been closing cases without proper investigation is no surprise says Dr Johan Burger, a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies.
Viewfinder’s debut investigation exposes how underfunding, state capture and statistical manipulation at the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has failed crime victims and helped violent criminals in the police service escape accountability.
IPID investigator Innocent Khuba was informed that he would be dismissed if he continued to participate with the disciplinary process over the infamous Zimbabwe rendition saga, the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture has heard.
Former Independent Police Investigative Directorate boss Robert McBride has accused Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recent report into allegations of maladministration against him as an "erosion of IPID's independence".
Former police minister Nathi Nhleko and former Independent Police Investigative Directorate boss Robert McBride butted heads over the police watchdog's contradictory reports into the infamous Zimbabwe rendition matter, the state capture commission of inquiry has heard.
SAPS watchdog, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID), is investigating the deaths of nine alleged armed robbers who were killed during a shootout with police in Durban on Saturday.
A Cape Town family has questioned the force that police officers allegedly used when storming their home, which resulted in their two pitbulls being shot and injured.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is at the forefront of fighting corruption in the country and therefore, without adequate funding, the fight against crime "will be seriously undermined", its acting executive director, Victor Senna, told the portfolio committee on police.
Former Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) boss Robert McBride has criticised an exposé by Viewfinder, which found that the police watchdog had failed victims of police brutality by allegedly closing cases to improve statistics.
Former Independent Police Investigative Directorate head Robert McBride and other senior officials say Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on the police watchdog should be overturned on at least 18 grounds, according to a report.
The DA wants the acting head of the Independent Police Investigating Directorate (IPID), Victor Senna, and the former head Robert McBride to be summoned to Parliament to explain allegations that the police watchdog prematurely completed or closed cases to manipulate performance statistics.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has launched an investigation into the shooting of two KwaZulu-Natal police officers who have been accused of robbing a post office.
Innocent Khuba, the Limpopo head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID), is expected to continue his testimony at the state capture commission of inquiry on Friday. Watch live.
The National Prosecuting Authority was allegedly reluctant to deal with Independent Police Investigative Directorate investigations that involved high-ranking police officials, the commission of inquiry into state capture has heard.
National head of investigation in the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) Matthews Sesoko and Limpopo provincial head of IPID Innocent Khuba are expected to testify at the judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating an incident in Franschhoek, Western Cape after an off-duty anti-gang unit member was shot and killed.
Nearly four years after being convicted and sent to prison, Czech crime boss Radovan Krejcir and his co-accused are on the offensive, claiming the case against them was an elaborate set up by police and politicians.
The family of a well-known Nelspruit man have accused the police of executing him while he was lying on the ground. The police, however, claim that the man was waving toy gun around when he was shot.
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