Man who 'fell and hit his head' while allegedly obstructing cops dies

2018-08-20 18:14

The City of Cape Town says it is "deeply perturbed" by allegations that the man was deliberately harmed by officers.

Two Cape Town cops killed in one night, firearms taken

2018-08-18 10:49

Police are searching for suspects behind the murder of two off-duty police constables who were shot and killed in separate incidents in Delft and Khayelitsha, Western Cape police have said.

SAPS social worker in court for allegedly raping Soweto primary school pupils

2018-08-17 18:42

A South African Police Service Forensic social worker officer has appeared in the Protea Magistrate's Court in connection with the alleged rape and sexual assault of two children, aged seven and eight, at a Soweto Primary School.

WATCH: Woman manhandled by police after 'assaulting' officer over poor service

The SAPS has confirmed that an altercation took place at Jeppe police station in Johannesburg after a woman allegedly assaulted a police officer. Watch.

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Pikoli's successor as Western Cape police ombudsman announced

2018-08-15 21:47

Advocate Vusi Pikoli's successor as Police Ombudsman for the Western Cape has been announced as career policeman Major General Johan Brand.

Marikana massacre: 'No evidence strikers fired on police at Scene 2' – ISS

2018-08-15 15:17

The Institute for Security Studies has presented new research to reconstruct what truly happened at the fatal Scene 2 of the Marikana massacre.

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.

Hawks deny convicted cop was due to start new job as head of serious organised crime unit

2018-08-06 20:46

The Hawks say internal disciplinary processes are underway against those who failed to deal with the officer's alleged misconduct.

Challenge to Phahlane-linked warrants fails

2018-08-04 09:02

A challenge to the validity of a search and seizure warrant related to an investigation into an alleged cars for tenders scam possibly implicating former acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane and police supplier Keith Keating, failed in the South Gauteng High Court.

Progress in investigating political killings as Cele brings in new 'project plan'

2018-08-03 15:21

Minister of Police Bheki Cele has overhauled the task team involved in investigating political killings in KwaZulu-Natal, saying he was unhappy with their progress.


Safety of police stations and cops to be scrutinised in Parliament

2018-08-19 16:34

National Police Commissioner General Kehla Sitole has been asked to brief Parliament on security measures at police stations and to protect officers, the Parliamentary Police Committee said.

Frozen rock lobster, crayfish seized after Hout Bay shootout

2018-08-17 20:23

Police say they discovered an unlicensed 12-gauge shotgun, 19 bags of frozen rock lobster and crayfish worth an estimated street value of about R80 000 in Hangberg after a shootout.

Cele wants more female police officers to handle rape cases

2018-08-17 16:08

Minister of Police Bheki Cele says he wants more female officers to deal with rape cases.

Police ask for info on Zonnebloem child abduction allegations

2018-08-16 13:03

A social worker has sent an urgent notice to schools within the area in which she warns parents to ensure pupils are dropped off and picked up at the entrance of the school after "multiple" abduction cases were apparently reported to her.

WC Community Safety Committee slams SAPS resource allocation report

2018-08-15 18:00

A report presented by the Public Service Commission on SAPS personnel shortages has come under fire.

Bloemfontein cop arrested for alleged rape of woman arrested for public drinking

2018-08-14 20:04

A Bloemfontein-based police officer has been arrested for rape, following a preliminary Independent Police Investigative Directorate investigation.

KZN top cop welcomes Woolies search policy

2018-08-09 22:16

KwaZulu-Natal's provincial commissioner has welcomed a new security policy that will be implemented in all Woolworths stores in the province.

Parliament raises concerns over SAPS safety plan in light of new attacks

2018-08-04 21:52

The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Francois Beukman, has expressed serious concern about the effectiveness of the safety strategy of the South African Police Services at station level following Saturday's attack at a police station in Kareedouw in the Eastern Cape.

Police on a mission to crack the illicit tobacco trade

2018-08-03 17:31

Trade of counterfeit cigarettes sold at a low price knocks off R7 billion from the country’s tax base.

Police minister engages with Tembisa community about crime

2018-08-02 21:25

Police Minister Bheki Cele has engaged with members of the Madelakufa informal settlement in Tembisa, near Johannesburg to find out what kind of impact crime has had on them.

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