Cop gets 10 years in jail for murder of protesting schoolgirl

2018-01-15 17:53

A Durban police officer has begun serving a 10-year prison sentence for the murder of a young protester who was shot in the back of the head, apparently after turning around and ducking police bullets.

EOH sells off former subsidiaries for R385m

2018-01-04 14:03

EOH has finalised an agreement to unwind its acquisition of Grid Control Technologies, Forensic Data Analysts and Investigative Software Solutions, linked to controversial businessperson Keith Keating.

Police officer nabbed after releasing suspected thief

2017-12-23 22:34

A police officer has been arrested for defeating the ends of justice after he released a suspect who had been arrested for theft.

Cops' alleged involvement in underworld activities questioned in court

2017-12-21 18:20

The alleged involvement of "top" police generals in underworld activities has surfaced in a murder plot case in which a security company director is accused of having planned to have a club owner killed.

IPID, Hawks raid 7 properties in case against Phahlane, SAPS contractor

2017-12-06 14:35

The net appears to be closing in on former acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane and SAPS contractor Keith Keating.

Mbalula launches satellite station in troubled Glebelands

2017-12-01 20:50

Troubled Glebelands, where more than 90 murders have occurred, has a new satellite police station and police minister Fikile Mbalula is urging the community to co-operate.

'Untouchable' cop who allegedly got R50 000 from State Security Agency still in her job

2017-12-01 19:47

The "untouchable" police officer, who allegedly falsified security clearance certificates and has a payment of R50 000 from the State Security Agency in her bank account, is still in her job.

Policing system discriminates against black women, court told

2017-12-01 06:21

The current system of allocation of police resources discriminates against black women, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

Strategy to curb farm killings to be finalised, says Mbalula

2017-11-29 22:55

A rural safety strategy to address the wave of farm killings in South Africa will be finalised by the end of the year, says Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.

WATCH: General Sitole officially takes command of SAPS

Newly appointed national police commissioner General Khehla Sitole has vowed to serve the country with honour and courage.

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Soccer bosses to face probe by police

2018-01-14 06:03

As if the financial woes facing Platinum Stars are not enough, now the Premier Soccer League club’s bosses are facing a police probe for a litany of alleged financial irregularities.

Police commissioner urges 'responsible' New Year's Eve celebrations

2017-12-31 11:11

As new national police commissioner General Khehla John Sitole visited various police operations across five provinces, he has urged South Africans to celebrate New Year’s Eve sensibly.

Please don't die with your firearms, Police Commissioner tells new recruits

2017-12-22 16:01

National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole told 3 499 fresh-faced police officers that they should act within the law when combating crime and reminded them to also use the equipment and resources available them.

Manhandling of journo by apparent NDZ-supporting cop a 'misunderstanding'

2017-12-20 11:07

The South African Police Service has called the altercation between a police officer and a journalist outside Nasrec Expo Centre during the ANC elective conference the result of a "misunderstanding".

New police commissioner appoints two deputies

2017-12-01 21:10

Newly-appointed national police commissioner General Khehla Sitole has appointed two deputy commissioners.

Bodies of cop and his wife found in Free State

2017-12-01 20:29

A Free State policeman has allegedly fatally shot his wife before turning his service pistol on himself in F-Section, Botshabelo.

Senior crime intelligence officials without top secret clearance

2017-12-01 09:14

Twenty-two of the most senior crime officers, in charge of counter, security intelligence and national security, do not have valid security clearance certificates.

Scopa instructs SITA to end 'corrupt' R900m deal

2017-11-30 21:26

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts has instructed the SAPS and the State Information Technology Agency to terminate multimillion-rand contracts with service provider and supplier Forensic Data Analysis.

Black communities have inferior police services, court hears

2017-11-29 16:00

The Equality Court, sitting in the Western Cape High Court is hearing an application, lodged by civil society organisations for an order declaring that the allocation of police resources in the Western Cape unfairly discriminates against black and poor people.

SA's new top cop vows to serve with honour, courage

2017-11-27 14:36

Newly appointed national police commissioner General Khehla Sitole has vowed to serve the country with honour and courage.

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