Khayelitsha woman not killed because she was lesbian - deputy minister

2016-12-08 16:16

Khayelitsha resident Noluvuyo Swelindawo was not killed because she was a lesbian, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

Sotyu's anger over Sinoxolo/Franziska murder cases misdirected - Zille

2016-03-22 17:42

Police Deputy Minister Maggie Sotyu's attempt to address the imbalances between the handling of two Cape Town murders did more harm than good, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says.

Bleak picture of police officers' wellness

2016-02-17 16:44

A high number of police officers are suffering from depression or are on ARVs, MPs have heard.

Most illicit cigarettes now made in SA - Sotyu

2015-11-10 21:13

Most illicit cigarettes are no longer smuggled into the country, but are produced by manufacturers in South Africa, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

New police station planned for Masiphumelele - deputy minister

2015-09-09 20:00

A satellite police station has been earmarked and is being prioritised for Masiphumelele, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu has told a public meeting in Cape Town.

We will get you, deputy police minister warns cop killers

2015-08-07 16:48

Killing a police officer must be regarded as one of the most serious crimes, deputy police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

Minister’s daughter scores top job

2015-07-12 06:44

The daughter of a deputy minister has landed herself a top job at the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, apparently without having the required qualifications and experience.

Crime stats set to be released

2014-09-15 18:41

The 2013/2014 annual crime statistics are due to be released, it has been announced.


Vuwani kids have to sneak to school WATCH

2016-05-06 17:47

Some children in Vuwani, Limpopo, have stopped wearing their uniforms to prevent their schools from being burnt down during protests.

'When will it be Sinoxolo's turn for justice?' - deputy minister

2016-03-10 21:15

When is it going to be Sinoxolo’s turn for justice, deputy police minister Maggie Sotyu has asked.

MPs want police commissioners to face inquiry over Phiyega support

2015-11-11 15:32

Parliament's police committee wants a board of inquiry to be established to look into the actions of provincial and divisional commissioners, who openly declared their support for suspended head Riah Phiyega.

Nyanga to get boost in police numbers - Sotyu

2015-10-27 17:59

The Nyanga police cluster will get over 100 new officers and satellite police stations in a bid to curb the high crime rate in the area, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

Deal harshly with cop killers - Popcru

2015-08-07 18:09

People who kill police officers need to be dealt with harshly, the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union says.

Most police killings in Western Cape, Gauteng - Sotyu

2015-07-31 17:00

Most of the police killings committed in the country this year have taken place in the Western Cape and Gauteng, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu says.

SA media in firing line for xenophobia coverage

2015-04-24 21:02

Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu has launched a scathing attack on local media houses for the way they covered the recent violent xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals across the country.

Cops splash out on 'business meet'

2014-02-09 10:31

Despite a recent edict by National Treasury to cut down on spending, police management have blown millions of rands on a three-day jaunt to Durban for 1 500 senior police officers.

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