WATCH | Profile of a killer: Who is murdering Tshwane's homeless?

2019-07-17 08:52

Five homeless men have been found dead in Tshwane and police are on the hunt for a suspect... before more bodies turn up.

'Reckless' taxi driver found with police gun

2019-07-15 19:03

A "drunk" taxi driver stopped in Tshepisong for skipping stop signs was allegedly found in possession of a police gun with its serial number filed off.

SANDF says Cele gave too much away - report

2019-07-13 21:30

"We can't make every movement known," SANDF spokesperson Brigadier General Mafi Mgobozi told Netwerk24.

Police hunt for people of interest in Philippi murders, multiple rewards offered

2019-07-13 14:47

A reward has been offered for information on people of interest in connection with the recent murder cases in Philippi East, in which 13 people were killed.

Crime summit to discuss solutions as SANDF gets ready to deploy in Cape Town

2019-07-13 09:39

As the SANDF prepares to deploy to support police efforts in the Western Cape's gang-infested areas, police top brass will be engaging a range of stakeholders on ways to fight crime in the province.

'I can't wait for them to get here' - some Cape Flats residents applaud deployment of SANDF

2019-07-12 15:25

Eighty-year-old Hanover Park resident Ebrahim Adams says he "can't wait" for soldiers to be deployed in the area

This is where the army will be deployed in Cape Town

2019-07-12 12:04

The South African National Defence Force will help the police contain gangsterism in the Western Cape's 10 police precincts with the highest attempted murder rates.

Politicking and accusations of hypocrisy cloud police's budget debate

2019-07-11 23:04

While the residents of the Cape Flats continue to live in fear as gang violence rages on, the debate on the police's budget vote descended into politicking and accusations of hypocrisy.

News Analysis | SAPS wars: Battle for Cape Town's police chief post intensifies in midst of turmoil

2019-07-11 06:41

Major General Andre Lincoln is a contender to take over as Western Cape police chief. He currently leads the unit tackling gangsterism, but Lincoln's complicated history could see him ruled out for the top job.

Doornkop residents block R558 as protest over electricity rages on

2019-07-09 13:18

Residents of Doornkop in Soweto are continuing with their protest over a lack of electricity in the area.

 

13 new vehicles for Port Elizabeth police as gangsterism fight revs up

2019-07-16 16:26

Thirteen new vehicles were handed over to the police in Port Elizabeth as Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane follows through on his promise to ensure the safety of residents in the province.

Troops will be deployed 'in about two days' - Cele to Philippi East residents

2019-07-14 12:33

Minister of Police Bheki Cele conducted a walkabout through the streets of Philippi East in Cape Town where he engaged with residents, telling them that the army would be deployed in the next coming days after troops have completed orientation.

Concerns about civilians' safety ahead of army deployment in Cape Town - reports

2019-07-13 16:23

Several organisations have raised concerns about the safety of citizens as the police's Operation Lockdown gets under way in Cape Town's crime-ridden suburbs.

SANDF troops undergo 'mission readiness training' ahead of deployment in Cape Town

2019-07-13 12:02

SA National Defence Force troops in Cape Town are receiving 'mission readiness training' ahead of their deployment in the city's gang-infested areas, where they will be offering support to local police efforts in combating crime.

Rogue cops nabbed over cash bribes

2019-07-12 15:42

An anti-corruption investigation unit has arrested five police officers in the North West on charges of corruption.

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Police patrol the gang-ridden streets of Philippi ahead of South African National Defence Force's deployment to help clamp down on Cape Town's gang infested areas.

Police patrol the gang-ridden streets of Philippi ahead of South African National Defence Force's deployment to help clamp down on Cape Town's gang infested areas.

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They have 'finally heard' our calls - City of Cape Town welcomes army deployment

2019-07-12 11:45

The City of Cape Town has welcomed the deployment of the SA National Defence Force to gang-infested areas, but said it should have been done before 'hundreds and hundreds of unnecessary deaths'.

Police officer killed while tracing rape suspect in Pretoria

2019-07-11 17:27

A task team has been set up to find the suspects responsible for the murder of a police officer who was gunned down in Shoshanguve, Pretoria, on Monday night

'I will bring in soldiers if necessary', Cele tells Cape Town community who wants bad cops booted out

2019-07-09 15:14

The community of Philippi East is demanding that Minister of Police Bheki Cele deploys more police to the area.

SITA to approach Constitutional Court over critical police IT system

2019-07-04 12:46

The State Information Technology Agency says it will be approaching the Constitutional Court in a matter involving the use of a critical IT system owned by embattled police supplier Forensic Data Analysts.

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