Promotions on the cards for more than 60 000 police officers

2018-12-06 22:24

Police Minister Bheki Cele says more than 60 000 police officers are to be promoted, following concessions by the South African Police Service that there is a backlog in the promotion and grade progression of officers.

Westbury residents demand that Cele brings back amaberethe

2018-12-04 16:07

Residents of Westbury, in Johannesburg, are threatening more protests if Police Minister Bheki Cele does not reinstate the Tactical Response Team in the area.

More than 230 cash-in-transit heist suspects arrested since April - Cele

2018-11-06 11:37

Police are cracking down on cash-in-transit heists, Police Minister Bheki Cele says, adding that 237 suspects have been arrested since April this year.

Man hands himself in to police for killing of Gift of the Givers volunteer

2018-10-11 16:58

A 21-year-old man has handed himself in to police for the killing of Gift of the Givers' volunteer Amierodeen Noordien in Hanover Park.

Names, nationalities of accused in 'sensitive' Verulam mosque attack case censored

2018-10-08 19:48

The names and nationalities of the 19 people accused of the fatal KZN mosque attack, and the placement of several explosive devices at Durban shopping centres, are to remain secret for now.

In camera appearance for suspects in deadly KZN mosque attack

2018-10-08 15:13

Nineteen people arrested in connection with a fatal attack at a KwaZulu-Natal mosque and the placement of several explosive devices at various Durban shopping centres are currently appearing in camera in the Verulam Family Court.

3 suspects linked to KZN bomb scares and Verulam mosque attack arrested

2018-10-05 18:53

Three suspects linked to several bomb scares throughout KwaZulu-Natal involving incendiary devices planted in various malls have been arrested.

WATCH: Widower of Westbury woman hopes her death will not be in vain

2018-10-02 21:23

Reuben Petersen says he hopes the government will not let another family have to deal with what he and his family are going through.

Cele to visit protest-stricken Westbury

2018-10-02 05:42

Residents have been protesting, hoping to draw attention to gang violence in the suburb that claimed the life of a woman and left a child injured.

JP Smith slams Bheki Cele for 'moral cowardice' at Total Shutdown meeting

2018-09-27 17:02

Mayoral committee member for safety and security JP Smith says the manner in which he and Cape Town councillor Angus McKenzie were silenced at a meeting in Bonteheuwel was undemocratic.


Cele says chaos at garage after Global Citizen 'should not have happened'

2018-12-05 19:12

The "collapse" of a traffic plan and network signal problems contributed to people being "pushed" out of the security perimeter set up for the Global Citizen concert, Police Minister Bheki Cele has said.

Anti-gang unit makes 119 arrests, including 'high-flying gangsters' - Cele

2018-11-29 14:04

The Anti-Gang Unit is on a roll since its deployment in the Western Cape, Police Minister Bheki Cele has claimed.

WATCH: Ramaphosa responds to the call for an intervention in Cape Flats gangsterism

The police's anti-gang unit received about 50 new high-performance vehicles during its launch in Hanover Park, Cape Town. Watch.

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Zille's cabinet demands more cops in the Western Cape within 6 months

2018-10-10 20:39

The Western Cape government has demanded that Police Minister Bheki Cele deploy extra police officers and reservists to the province within six months to stop a wave of crime, gangsterism, and attacks on trains.

Anti-gang unit launch to be in Hanover Park where volunteer was gunned down

2018-10-08 18:45

A new anti-gang unit has started working in the Western Cape and is expected to be officially launched in Hanover Park, where Gift of the Givers volunteer Amierodeen Noordien was gunned down in gang crossfire.

Cele to attend funeral for Gift of the Givers volunteer

2018-10-08 05:18

Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to attend the funeral of the 17-year-old Gift of the Givers volunteer who was killed in gang crossfire in Hanover Park, Cape Town.

'Gangsters, here we come!' - police minister launches task team in Westbury

2018-10-04 12:46

"Gangsters, here we are, here we come!" Police Minister Bheki Cele has warned criminals in Westbury at the launch of a Tactical Response Team.

Cele promises to send in 'amaberethe' to deal with drug lords in Westbury

2018-10-02 17:48

Police Minister Bheki Cele has promised Westbury residents an "amaberethe" team to deal with drug lords, as well as an investigation into charges of police corruption, following days of protests.

8 arrested in volatile Westbury as residents await Cele's visit

2018-10-01 22:33

Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to visit Westbury after eight people have been arrested in volatile protests in the suburb.

Bheki Cele hints at re-establishment of a specialised gang unit in the Cape

2018-09-26 22:41

The Western Cape's disbanded specialised gang unit may be re-established, Police Minister Bheki Cele has told Total Shutdown protesters in Bonteheuwel.

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