SA police union welcomes the sentence of Lamoer and top cops 'with a heavy heart'

2018-05-11 07:46

The South African Police Union has welcomed the prison sentences imposed on former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and other senior police officers, albeit "with a heavy heart".

Police to lodge interdict against picketing 10111 employees to 'prevent unlawful conduct'

2017-08-11 12:41

Following a violent picket by employees at the Midrand 10111 call centre, the police are to bring an urgent application in the Labour Court 'to prevent unlawful conduct' by the striking workers.

10111 call centre strike resumes

2017-08-03 16:16

10111 call centre operators will again hang up their headsets, as the strike for higher salaries resumes with immediate effect, the South African Policing Union has announced.

Numsa calls on Saps to pay 10111 workers more

2017-07-22 16:12

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has called on Saps to ensure that 10 111 call centre workers were fairly remunerated.

On average, every worker supports 15 dependents - Police union

2017-07-20 20:10

Police union Sapu says every 10111 call centre employee supports on average 15 dependents and it wants their salaries increased by about R50 000 per annum.

Police personnel deployed to striking 10111 centres

2017-06-07 11:34

New interim-acting national police commissioner Lesetja Mothiba says the SAPS has decided to send police officers to manage the emergency 10111 units where staff are on strike.

I'm attending police funerals every weekend - top cop

2015-11-17 17:47

Police Major General Deliwe De Lange has not gone one weekend in the past six months without attending the funeral of a police officer.

Foul play suspected after Marikana cop stabbed to death

2015-04-04 15:58

The SA police Union suspects that foul play may have been involved in the murder of Gauteng public order policing head Colonel David Hlanganani Makhubela, who previously provided a statement to the Marikana commission of inquiry.

Specialised police units needed - Sapu

2014-09-22 17:25

The latest crime statistics show the SA Police Service should re-open its specialised units, the SA Police Union says.

Xhosa policy discriminatory - Sapu

2014-08-27 17:55

Deploying only police officers who speak Xhosa to Khayelitsha, Cape Town, is discriminatory and unconstitutional, the SA Policing Union says.


Our families are suffering - striking 10111 workers

2017-10-02 14:50

Emergency 10111 call centre workers, who have been on strike, say their families are suffering financially.

Don't test us, police warn as 10111 strike resumes

2017-08-04 11:02

National police have warned the public not to "test" the 10111 call centre, as operators started striking again.

Police union vows to intensify 10111 call centre strike

2017-07-28 13:18

Police union SAPU’s members have vowed to go on an intensified strike should negotiations over pay for their emergency call centre members prove fruitless.

Countrywide 10111 strike temporarily suspended

2017-07-21 19:34

The countrywide strike by 10111 call centre operators has temporarily been suspended, the South African Policing Union says.

Police officers deployed to 10111 centres due to strike

2017-07-18 21:51

The SAPS says 10111 emergency call centres will operate as normal when an estimated 5 000 call centre operators go on strike.

SAPU plans to appeal Krugersdorp cops judgment

2015-11-17 21:07

The SA Police Union says it is to lodge court papers for leave to appeal the bail judgment of three Krugersdorp policemen.

'Execution' officers feel hurt about their treatment - union

2015-11-03 19:42

The officers arrested in connection with the killing of Khulekani Mpanza feel hurt about the way they are being treated following the incident, the SA Policing Union says.

'Guptagate cop' part of SAPS reshuffle

2015-01-20 13:10

The SA Police Service plans to redeploy one of the officials accused in the Guptagate controversy - Gauteng's deputy police commissioner Major General Phumza Gela - to the Free State.

Sapu's Xhosa complaint premature - MEC

2014-08-28 05:00

Complaints over a recommendation that Cape Town police officers should speak Xhosa are premature, Western Cape community Safety MEC Dan Plato says.

Sapu: Suspend cop in court for fraud

2014-07-29 21:13

The Benoni police cluster commander accused of fraud should be suspended with immediate effect, the SA Police Union has said.

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