Mbalula vows to end gang rule in Nelson Mandela Bay

2017-11-18 13:43

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has met with the community leaders of Helenvale, Port Elizabeth, an area engulfed by drugs and gangster violence.

Four nabbed for mass murder in Cape Town

2017-11-15 17:35

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has confirmed that four of five suspects linked to the Marikana mass murders in Cape Town are behind bars.

Mbalula condemns 'barbaric' ambulance attack resulting in boy's death

2017-11-10 17:21

Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula has condemned the 'barbaric' attack on emergency medical service personnel which led to the death of an eight-year-old boy.

Mbalula says rogue intelligence elements are trying to discredit him

2017-11-07 21:44

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says rogue elements within crime intelligence are behind a concerted campaign to discredit him and added that he knows who is leaking classified information.

#News24 ICYMI: Ramaphosa reprimanded by ANC; Wayde up for top IAAF award; and Cubana issued with R200k booze fine

2017-11-06 18:32

A secret photograph of Police Minister Fikile Mbalula posing with a group of men, who some sources insist are crime intelligence operatives allocated to specifically work for him, has surfaced and WhatsApp messages between Jason Rohde and his mistress are revealed in court.

Keep politics out of policing says Mbalula

2017-11-05 22:46

Police officers must stay out of politics and focus on combating crime, which is ''out of hand'', Police Minister Fikile Mbalula said in Tshwane.

SANDF will 'donner' and won't take 'nonsense' in fighting gang violence

2017-11-01 17:35

South African Defence Force Chief General Solly Shoke has warned that the consequences of deploying soldiers must be accepted, saying that "we donner" (hit).

Mbaks to charge top cop

2017-10-29 05:49

Lesetja Mothiba allegedly ordered that no action be taken against senior officers facing criminal charges and defied Mbalula’s order not to promote crime intelligence staff with criminal records.

SA's 'murder capital' to get a dedicated Tactical Response Team - Mbalula

2017-10-26 20:57

Samora Machel informal settlement is to receive a brand new police station and Nyanga a dedicated Tactical Response Team in an effort to curb crime in the areas, police minister Fikile Mbalula has said.

#CrimeStats: 57 business robberies per day

2017-10-24 20:12

More than 20 000 South African businesses recorded armed robberies over the past year, which amounts to 57 attacks per day, the latest crime statistics have revealed.


Army to be deployed to gang-ridden areas by Christmas - Mbalula

2017-11-15 19:02

By Christmas, the army will be deployed to areas worst affected by gang activity, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has promised.

Still no police station at Glebelands, despite Mbalula's promise

2017-11-10 20:46

The notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi is still without a police station, despite promises from Police Minister Fikile Mbalula that one would be set up.

Rogue cops, rifts and 'dark forces' - the state of SA's policing

2017-11-08 15:44

South Africa's police and security players seem hell-bent on tripping each other up, but a bigger picture is emerging, writes Caryn Dolley.

AS IT HAPPENED: Fikile Mbalula: I'm not here to fight journalists, I'm here to fight crime

2017-11-07 13:46

Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula says his department is set to reduce crime by 2% a year up to 2030, adding that he isn't a "mere observer" or "ceremonial character", while hitting out at the media for being used by "rogue" forces.

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked photo makes Mbalula crime intelligence matter murkier

2017-11-06 14:41

A secret photograph of Police Minister Fikile Mbalula posing with a group of men, who some sources insist are crime intelligence operatives allocated to specifically work for him, has surfaced.

How police guns have been fueling KZN's taxi and political killings and CT's gang wars

2017-11-02 13:30

Stolen police firearms - some pilfered several years ago, but which are still in circulation - are being used in politically-motivated shootings, gang hits and taxi violence.

'All murders' condemned in Parliament

2017-10-31 22:18

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has told MPs during a debate in the National Assembly on the "scourge of murders" that all murders deserve attention.

Money for police forensic services diverted to Home Affairs

2017-10-27 08:38

R264m will be taken away from an already inadequate detective services programme in SAPS and transferred to the department of Home Affairs for upgrades.

Crime Stats: Political interference in police is the cause of poor leadership - ISS

2017-10-25 08:28

There is large-scale inappropriate political interference in the police, which leads to a poor selection of leaders, according to the Institute for Security Studies.

Crime stats don't reflect 'epidemic' scale of sexual assaults on children - expert

2017-10-24 19:22

The latest crime statistics are not a true reflection of the magnitude of the child rape scourge in South Africa, says the director of Women and Men against Child Abuse.

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