2 KZN cops charged with murder after shooting 'wrong man'

2019-01-16 17:35

Two KwaZulu-Natal police constables have been charged with murder after they allegedly shot and killed the "wrong man" in Ladysmith, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has confirmed.

IPID, police face off in court over classified documents in corruption cases

2018-12-21 13:17

National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole is refusing to declassify documents needed by IPID for three corruption cases, citing that the documents contain information that might compromise national security.

WATCH: IPID probes case of police brutality after woman's arrest

2018-11-20 18:08

IPID is investigating a case of police brutality after a Pretoria West woman was pulled by her hair and violently shoved into a police van. In a video of the incident which occurred two weeks ago, two female police officers can be seen arresting a woman. Watch.

IPID investigating Soshanguve police station for street hawker's death

2018-11-03 12:07

IPID investigators have been deployed to the Soshanguve police station to investigate the death of a 30-year-old hawker.

IPID nabs alleged 'shooter' and 'commanding officer' for TUT student's murder

2018-10-22 17:43

Two police officers, arrested for the murder of Tshwane University of Technology student Katlego Monareng during SRC elections in August, allegedly played different roles in the shooting, News24 has learnt.

It's time to start rebuilding the criminal justice system

2018-10-11 15:14

Over the past fortnight, it has seemed as though the pendulum within the criminal justice system has begun to swing back, writes Mandy Wiener.

Popcru to defend cops arrested for murder

2018-10-07 18:04

Popcru says that it would provide legal assistance to eight police officers who have been arrested for murder and torture of a 25-year-old man last year.

McBride off the hook after IPID investigator resigns, agrees to withdraw complaints

2018-09-21 15:17

Police watchdog head Robert McBride is off the hook after an Independent Police Investigative Directorate investigator agreed to withdraw complaints lodged against him.

IPID preparing to make submission to Zondo commission

2018-09-12 19:23

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is preparing a submission for the state capture commission of inquiry, it says.

IPID to investigate whether police killed student at TUT protest

2018-08-24 13:03

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating whether a man at the Tshwane University of Technology, who is believed to be a student, was killed by police.


TUT shooting: Cops had expired firearm competency certificates - report

2019-01-16 10:52

The disciplinary hearing of the two officers linked to the shooting of a Tshwane University of Technology student has found that their firearm competency certificates had expired at the time of the incident, says a report.

Police officer arrested for demanding R3 000 bribe, another escapes

2018-11-21 13:01

A Johannesburg police constable has been arrested on charges of corruption.

Blue-light brigade tender fraud - Former Gauteng top cop, three others granted bail

2018-11-07 17:22

Former Gauteng provincial police commissioner Deliwe de Lange has appeared in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court along with four co-accused for fraud and corruption. The four accused were released on bail.

TUT students plan to march after cops granted bail

2018-10-23 16:12

Students have cried foul after the two police officers charged with the murder of Tshwane University of Technology student Katlego Monareng were granted bail.

2 cops arrested over TUT student's death during SRC election dispute

2018-10-22 10:57

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has arrested two police officers in connection with the death of a Tshwane University of Technology student.

Vanderbijlpark cops could face another charge after 8 officers appear in court for murder of Nigerian national

2018-10-09 19:59

The IPID is investigating an attempted murder after a man was severely assaulted, allegedly by police, following the murder of his countryman, in which the police are also accused.

IPID ready to fight state capture along with Zondo commission

2018-10-04 22:14

IPID executive director Robert McBride says the directorate has already started investigations into police officers suspected for undermining investigations into allegations of state capture.

IPID probing alleged police assault of Cape Town teens

2018-09-14 11:20

A case has been opened against six police officers caught on CCTV allegedly assaulting a 15-year-old boy and three others.

Greater independence for IPID closer as amendment bill approved

2018-09-04 22:20

The bill's approval follows a 2016 Constitutional Court ruling gave the National Assembly 24 months to rectify a defect in the IPID Act, a law that gives the minister of police powers to fire the IPID executive director.

Correctional Services to probe Krejcir's telephonic interview

2018-08-10 16:18

The Department of Correctional Services says it has appointed a special investigative team to probe a telephonic interview between Eyewitness News and convicted Czech drug dealer Radovan Krejcir.

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