It's been a long, hard and expensive slog, but next week former president Jacob Zuma will finally get what he's always wanted: his day in court.
Nathi Mthethwa, who benefitted handsomely from Zuma's "nine wasted years", may not welcome the prospect of being publicly implicated in corruption. But a defamation lawsuit aginst Naidoo and other potential witnesses is patently absurd, writes Tebogo Khaas.
The teenager gunned down in a shooting that also claimed the lives of three children at a house in Elsies River was allegedly affiliated to a gang, Western Cape Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz has said.
Here are 6 stories delving into the national crime trends based on the latest statistics released by Police Minister Bheki Cele.
Even though contact crimes increased for another year, heads will not roll among the police's top brass as Police Minister Bheki Cele wants police to reverse the trend.
The number of women murdered in the 2018/19 financial year in South African decreased, but the number of children murdered increased, Police Minister Bheki Cele has told MPs.
One of the police officers who was shot and wounded when he and a colleague came under attack outside a tavern in Cape Town says the incident will not stop him from doing what he loves.
Veteran IFP MP Mangosuthu Buthelezi used a debate on the wave of violence to defend himself and his party against Police Minister Bheki Cele's criticism that they contributed to Sunday's violence in Johannesburg.
The meeting will take place after a week during which stores and other small businesses owned and run by foreign nationals were looted in what has been slammed as xenophobic violence.
The Institute of Race Relations says the current wave of attacks in parts of Gauteng are akin to the 2008 xenophobia "crisis", warning that comments made by senior government officials are adding fuel to the fire.
Angry protesters heckle Police Minister Bheki Cele outside Parliament. Watch.
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has grilled Crime Intelligence whistleblower Colonel Dhanajaya Naidoo over evidence he gave the commission of inquiry into state capture which was based on an assumption, and not facts.
Any form of a budget cut will affect the performance of the police, Police Minister Bheki Cele has told MPs.
MPs want the police to have a relook at their crime-fighting strategy as statistics for April 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019, revealed yet another rise in crime.
Nyanga remains the murder capital of South Africa, even though there has been a 6.2% decrease in the number of cases in 2018/19, according to the latest South African police crime statistics.
Experts warn that the much-hyped annual release of the crime statistics is merely "a show" and that not much will change if the statistics are not properly categorised and priority crimes effectively policed.
South African business confidence slumped to the lowest level since disinvestment from the country over its apartheid policies started gaining momentum a quarter century ago.
South African authorities are cracking down on the perpetrators of a series of xenophobic attacks that left at least 12 people dead, Police Minister Bheki Cele said.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has asked how society can sustain the levels of civic activism currently being seen in response to recent high profile murders of women in parts of the country.
South African women's safety is taken very seriously, Police Minister Bheki Cele said in the National Assembly.
Thousands of university students and high school pupils boo Police Minister Bheki Cele outside Parliament to protest after the murder of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana.
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