City of Joburg launches quick-reaction unit to combat crime in the CBD

2019-05-15 16:45

A quick response anti-crime unit has been launched to tackle Joburg's notorious CBD

City of Johannesburg to cough up for destroying possessions of homeless

2019-04-08 17:15

The Supreme Court of Appeal has ordered the City of Johannesburg to compensate 27 homeless people for unlawfully confiscating and destroying their property.

WATCH: Alexandra shutdown over service delivery

2019-04-03 10:52

One of the Johannesburg's oldest suburbs is under lockdown as people demand basic services from the DA-led municipality. WATCH

Fake jobs: Three people arrested for selling JMPD jobs for R300

2019-03-08 18:51

Three people accused of trying to sell "fake" jobs at the Johannesburg Metro Police Department have been arrested.

The night journalist Godknows Nare was killed: Court hears from neighbour

2019-01-30 20:28

A State witness has told the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg of the events that unfolded the night that journalist and fixer Godknows Nare was gunned down.

4 arrested for alleged fake JMPD jobs scam

2019-01-11 20:58

Four people have been arrested in connection with an alleged fake Johannesburg Metro Police Department jobs scam in Tembisa, in the east of Gauteng.

Bus knocks traffic police officer, killing him

2018-12-27 19:31

A Gauteng traffic police officer has been killed after he was knocked down by a bus during a law enforcement operation along the N1 north in Murray Hill, north of Tshwane.

Negligent drivers are being dealt with 'decisively' says JMPD

2018-12-08 22:22

The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) said that it is dealing "decisively" with negligent motorists this festive season after 82 drunk drivers have been arrested at roadblocks.

Joburg motorists to 'drive dry' or face prosecution this silly season

2018-12-04 08:01

With the festive season already in full swing and as the most dangerous month on South African roads commences, Drive Dry, in partnership with the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD), will be helping to keep roads safe from drunk drivers.

New Joburg traffic wardens given additional powers to stop vehicles, regulate traffic

2018-11-14 15:19

Newly appointed traffic wardens in the City of Johannesburg have been granted extra powers, meaning that they can now enforce by-laws and control traffic on the city’s roads.


About 1 000 shacks demolished in Johannesburg by JMPD, Red Ants

2019-05-01 13:34

The JMPD and an army of Red Ants — carrying crowbars, riot shields and rubber bullet guns — have demolished about 1 000 shacks on two properties in Rabie Ridge.

Rain might thwart Alex protests, but JMPD remains ready

2019-04-08 07:12

As heavy rains in Johannesburg continued on Monday morning, police remain prepared for the planned 'shutdown' of Sandton.

WATCH: Taxi drivers shoot into the air during cleansing ceremony near Eastgate

2019-03-27 20:21

Two Johannesburg Metro Police Department officers stood by and watched when trigger-happy taxi drivers fired a hail of bullets in the air scaring motorists near Eastgate, Johannesburg.

WATCH: Traffic around Cosmo City, surrounding areas disrupted over shutdown

2019-02-21 08:31

Traffic in nearby Weltevreden Park is backed up at the intersection of Without Avenue and Jim Fouché.

JMPD officer behind bars after allegedly accepting R10 'cooldrink bribe'

2019-01-15 11:25

A Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer has been arrested in Protea Glen, Soweto, after he allegedly accepted a R10 "cooldrink bribe".

6 JMPD officers arrested for corruption after allegedly demanding R20k bribe

2019-01-10 21:08

Six Johannesburg Metro Police Department officers have been arrested for allegedly soliciting a bribe of R20 000 from a shop owner in Johannesburg.

JMPD's new EBAT breathalyser is bad news drunk drivers

2018-12-22 17:18

The Johannesburg Metro Police Department has unveiled a new breathlyser device to be used on the city's roads.

WATCH: CCTV footage emerges of chaos as thugs target Global Citizen concert-goers

What was supposed to be an exciting ending to a day filled with international entertainment turned into a horrific ordeal for concert-goers outside the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. Watch.

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Charging people to protest doesn't infringe on their Constitutional rights - City of Joburg

2018-11-16 17:32

City of Johannesburg has denied that it is infringing on rights of marchers by charging them a fee to protest.

JMPD officer nabbed for demanding sexual favours from colleague

2018-11-03 08:54

A metro police officer in Johannesburg who allegedly wanted sexual favours from a colleague in exchange for training has been caught in a sting operation.

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