Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
A case of murder is under investigation following the discovery of a man in his 50s at his home in Kenton-on-Sea.
Several cases were finalised last month, which saw heavy sentences being metered out by the different courts in the province.
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.
Smashed glass on the pavement and rubbish bags acting as temporary covers for car windows are common sights in central Cape Town, which remains the precinct worst hit by theft out of or from motor vehicles around the country.
Three parallel investigations appear to be under way into Gavin Watson's death but there are still gaping holes into what really happened.
A new police station in Moeka Village ,north of Pretoria, is standing empty while the community struggles with crime.
Men suspected of planning assassinations in their native India were traced to South Africa in 2016 - but where are they now and where are the police?
Twenty-seven-year-old Djamena Manjenje, who disappeared on her way to fetch her mother at Cape Town International Airport, is safe, Western Cape police say.
A South African Police Service helicopter has crashed alongside a runway at Virginia Airport in KwaZulu-Natal.
A gang of five alleged robbers have been arrested for a heist of a clothing store in Bela-Bela has been linked to a range of robberies in various provinces, Limpopo police have confirmed.
Captain Simon Motolla was attending a wedding more than 300km away when he drove back to the capital city to help capture a wanted murder suspect who had been on the run for over a year.
IPID's presentation of its annual report to Parliament will be overshadowed by revelations that it has a long track record of closing and completing cases prematurely to clear cases from the workload and inflate performance statistics.
Residents of two areas in Cape Town, where the number of recorded murders is among the highest in the country, still don't have permanent police stations.
An Alexandra resident, Melissa Mzizi, says the police are doing little to help her get her family's RDP house back after a group of 40 people allegedly attacked her husband and occupied their home.
A letter written by former Crime Intelligence boss Richard Mdluli shows that Crime Intelligence officials were involved in party politics and ANC conferences, a Hawks detective has told the state capture commission of inquiry.
Community Policing Forums have suggested several ways in which the SANDF can best take advantage of their deployment to the Cape Flats, after their stay was extended for six more months.
A policeman has been killed and another is in hospital in a critical condition after they were shot outside a tavern in Cape Town.
The Constitutional Court has ordered the Minister of Police to pay R300 000 in damages plus costs in a wrongful arrest case that dates back to 2012.
A detective who in recent years solved three of Stellenbosch's most high-profile murders has found himself in the dock of the Franschhoek Magistrate’s Court, charged with culpable homicide.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she is only accountable to Parliament after anti-corruption group Accountability Now laid a complaint against her, with her own office.
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