Four Joburg shop owners arrested after allegedly offering cops R100 000 bribe

2019-11-09 19:34

Gauteng police say they have arrested four people, believed to be Pakistani nationals, for offering police officers R100 000 to prevent them searching their premises.

WATCH | JMPD officer wrestled to ground as bystanders watch

2019-10-26 10:09

The JMPD has spoken out against an apparent attack on one of its members, following a video of man wrestling an officer to the ground.

Woman facing culpable homicide charges after allegedly knocking down Joburg metro cop

2019-10-17 18:49

A woman is in police custody after driving into and killing a Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer who was directing traffic .

Off-duty JMPD officer arrested for murder of motorist

2019-10-04 11:27

An off-duty Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer has been arrested for allegedly killing a motorist after an altercation.

Two killed in Noordgesig mob justice, cars pelted with rocks

2019-09-19 07:14

Two men were killed by an angry mob in Noordgesig, Johannesburg, on Wednesday night.

WATCH | Police raid goods worth more than R10m in Joburg's Dragon City

2019-09-11 21:28

More than 15 people were arrested during a joint operation raid by SA Police, Johannesburg Metro Police and SARS in Dragon City, Fordsburg.

Woman disputes City of Joburg's version of events about brother's death

2019-08-21 16:54

The sister of a motorist, who died after Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department officials arrested him, doesn't believe the City's version about what happened to him.

'At that moment the baby stopped crying': JMPD officers rescue abandoned baby

2019-08-16 22:55

Two quick-thinking Johannesburg Metro Police Department officers saved the life of a baby who had been abandoned on a street corner in the city.

Government condemns mob attack on police in Johannesburg

2019-08-02 22:27

The justice, crime prevention and security cluster has condemned the acts of violence and criminality witnessed in Johannesburg on Thursday, allegedly by a group of foreigners who attacked the police.

JMPD confirms it is moving the homeless off the streets into shelters, insists it is not fining them

2019-07-25 22:10

JMPD spokesperson Chief Superintendent Wayne Minaar told News24 that over the past two days, it had taken 12 people off the streets and placed them in shelters, where they were given accommodation and food.


JMPD wrestle mania: Officers to undertake combat, self-defence training

2019-10-29 21:19

Officers from the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) are expected to undergo combat and restraining techniques training to defend themselves from physical attacks.

WATCH | Angry mob attacks female metro cops outside Joburg mall

2019-10-22 11:41

A metro police officer has sustained injuries to her face and body after an angry crowd of people attacked her outside a mall in Johannesburg. Watch.

Off-duty JMPD officer among three patrons shot dead at Joburg tavern

2019-10-13 17:29

An off-duty Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer has been killed along with two others in a shooting at a tavern in Vlakfontein, Johannesburg.

JMPD officer hailed for helping motorist change tyre on busy Joburg freeway

2019-10-03 15:51

A Twitter user has shared photographs of a Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer on his knees, helping a motorist to change a tyre.

WATCH | Man arrested for giving Joburg metro cop 'the middle finger'

2019-09-18 14:22

A man has been arrested for allegedly disrespecting a Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer in Midrand. Watch.

JUST IN: 4 dead, 15 injured as bus, taxi and multiple vehicles crash on M1 north in Joburg

2019-08-22 10:25

Four people have died and 15 more injured in two separate collisions on the M1 north near the Xavier off-ramp in Ormonde, Johannesburg.

UPDATE: Death toll climbs to 10 in N1 minibus crash

2019-08-18 17:58

The death toll in the N1 minibus crash near Midrand, Johannesburg, has risen to double digits after the Road Traffic Management Corporation confirmed that 10 people had died.

Off-duty JMPD officer shot dead in Vlakfontein, service pistol stolen

2019-08-12 09:44

Two people, one an off-duty Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer, have been shot dead in Vlakfontein, the JMPD says.

City of Joburg finds that officers who restrained drunk driver in viral video were 'acting within their scope'

2019-07-28 14:49

The City of Joburg has found that officials who were captured forcefully restrained a drunk driver to obtain blood tests in a viral video were "acting within the course and scope of their duties".

Mashaba calls for SAPS back-up, as Joburg metro cops battle to cope with Lenasia South clashes

2019-07-22 17:59

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has called on the police to urgently intervene in Lenasia South and surrounding areas, where there have been tense stand-offs between residents and people who have occupied vacant land.

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