Western Cape school robberies: Sadtu concerned, dept offers reward

2018-06-19 19:22

The SA Democratic Teachers' Union is "deeply concerned" about a spate of robberies at schools in Cape Town where five schools have been targeted since May 16.

Hunt for Meyiwa's killer continues - Cele

2018-06-11 12:27

Police minister Bheki Cele says the hunt for the murderer of late Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa is continuing in 'full force'.

CIT heist criminals 'must get ready to fight the war', says Cele after 13 arrested in last 24 hours

2018-06-06 18:33

Police Minister Bheki Cele has thrown down the gauntlet to criminals behind cash-in-transit heists, after 13 suspects connected to recent heists were arrested in the last 24 hours.

Police Minister Bheki Cele outlines plan to reduce crime

2018-06-04 15:54

The plan includes high density and visibility of police officers supported by the police's air wing, regular cordon and search operations, roadblocks and relentless searches for suspects.

South Africans will soon be safe – Police Minister Bheki Cele

2018-06-01 13:16

"We want to give our utmost assurance that the gigantic footsteps of the [police] will be felt from all corners of this country," Minister of Police Bheki Cele has assured the country.

'No it's not a prank' - Bheki Cele tells callers at 10111 call centre

2018-05-30 16:10

Abandoning his position at the helm of the country's police force, Minister of Police Bheki Cele answers calls from members of the public at the police's 10111 call centre.

KZN political killings: Witness intimidation part of 'enormous challenges' encountered in probe

2018-05-21 21:09

The inter-ministerial committee of ministers in the security cluster, set up by President Cyril Ramphosa, says "enormous challenges" have been encountered in the investigation of political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.

Cele brings thunder to the Western Cape

2018-05-15 22:18

Police Minister Bheki Cele has announced the launch of Operation Thunder, through which members from specialised units from other provinces will be brought in to deal with crime in the Western Cape.

Panel will review SA's intelligence structures, Ramaphosa announces

2018-05-08 18:26

A panel will be appointed to review the functioning, effectiveness and structure of South Africa's intelligence bodies, President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced in the National Assembly.

Farm attacks and murders: This is SA's most deadly province for farmers

2018-05-05 16:47

Police Minister Bheki Cele has released statistics on farm attacks and murders dating back to 2012, which show that while attacks have increased, the number of murders reported have decreased year-on-year.


Cash-in-transit heists could lead to losses of R470m, Parliament hears

2018-06-13 22:00

Among some of the losses suffered by the industry are 49 vehicles at a cost of R64m.

SAPS stuck in vicious cycle of crackdown policing

2018-06-11 08:57

If the status quo remains, SAPS will find themselves locked into a vicious cycle of continually bombarding crime hotspots with high-density operations in order to suppress criminal offending, writes Guy Lamb.

G4S targeted 5 times in 1 day

2018-06-05 16:15

The company says security guards were attacked in four separate incidents while performing cash collection services and that one of their armoured vehicles was targeted in another attack.

Cele targets high-profile murders

2018-06-03 12:00

In a dramatic announcement, Police Minister Bheki Cele has ordered the reopening of investigations into high-profile murders, including those of Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, North West businessman Wandile Bozwana and Rustenburg whistle-blower Moss Phakoe.

Only a matter of time before final suspect in Sadia Sukhraj killing is caught – Cele

2018-05-31 18:00

The final assailant on the run, following the killing of Sadia Sukhraj, is a hardened criminal who will be caught, Police Minister Bheki Cele has promised.

27 Crime Intelligence officers have criminal records and some are serious

2018-05-28 16:51

While 20 members' criminal records relate to contraventions of the Road Traffic Act, seven are of a serious nature, Police Minister Bheki Cele has said in a response to a written Parliamentary question from DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard

Cele wants Gauteng cop killers arrested by the weekend

2018-05-17 22:52

The provincial commissioner has been asked to ensure that a task team comprising senior experienced detectives and the Hawks' serious crime investigators be established to solve the murder.

We'll root out Cape Flats criminals, vows Bheki Cele

2018-05-15 16:09

Police Minister Bheki Cele has "declared war" on criminals across the Cape Flats, announcing that extra officers will be deployed for the next 90 days to "squeeze" any bad elements.

Slain KZN politician was a humble and honest man – family

2018-05-08 16:28

The family of slain ANC Lower South Coast region politician Sifiso Cele says he did not deserve to die violently.

Cele's police engagement continues at Ngcobo

2018-04-21 21:03

Police minister Bheki Cele embarked on a ministerial engagement at Ngcobo on Saturday, as part of a follow up with the community who were affected by the massacre at the police station in the town.

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