Petros gets R10m to find 3 stolen laptops

2014-07-20 09:46

Former Gauteng police commissioner Mzwandile Petros has been awarded a R10m contract by the State Information and Technology Agency to track down three laptops.

Murder-accused had meeting with Petros, court hears

2013-09-18 20:32

A soldier charged with the murder of Major General Tirhani Maswanganyi has insisted he had had a meeting with outgoing Gauteng police chief Mzwandile Petros.

Phiyega incompetent - DA

2013-09-03 23:18

The DA intends writing to President Jacob Zuma to ask him to institute a board of inquiry into Riah Phiyega’s fitness and capability to head the police.

New Gauteng top cop appointed

2013-08-31 12:41

Lieutenant General Bethuel Zuma has been appointed Gauteng provincial police commissioner, national commissioner Riah Phiyega says.

DA seeks answers on Petros

2013-08-12 23:04

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane should give clarity on the future of provincial police commissioner Mzwandile Petros, the DA says.

Top cop's son granted rape appeal

2013-06-25 18:20

The son of Gauteng police chief Mzwandile Petros has been granted leave to appeal against an 18-year jail term for rape.

Enough is enough - Mthethwa

2013-06-18 22:25

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa was saddened by the death of Major General Tirhani Maswanganyi, whose body was found north of Pretoria, his office says.

Sapu wants justice for top cop killing

2013-06-18 18:44

The SA Policing Union has expressed sadness over the murder of Major General Tirhani Simon Maswanganyi, whose body was found in a field near Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria.

Mokonyane details 'lolly lounge' plan

2013-05-22 12:05

Arrests have been made and several programmes are to be implemented to combat 'lolly lounges' in Eldorado Park, Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

Uproar over top cop's 'sexist' remarks

2013-05-10 22:13

The SA Policing Union has demanded an apology from Gauteng police chief Lieutenant General Mzwandile Petros for purported sexist remarks.


Rapists walk free, commission hears

2014-01-30 08:00

Scores of rapists go scot-free each month as a result of a severely overloaded justice system, the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has heard.

8 EFF members protest at SAPS Gauteng HQ

2013-09-06 14:33

Eight members of the Economic Freedom Fighters held a brief picket outside the Gauteng police headquarters in Johannesburg.

Petros may become new Hawks boss

2013-09-01 11:52

Former Gauteng provincial police commissioner Lieutenant-General Mzwandile Petros is tipped to become the new boss of the Hawks

Petros discusses contract with Phiyega

2013-08-14 11:35

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega has held discussions with Gauteng commissioner Mzwandile Petros regarding his employment contract, which ends this month.

Petros in talks about his future

2013-08-01 15:17

Police have denied that controversial Gauteng provincial police commissioner Lieutenant General Mzwandile Petros has quit.

Reward for info on top cop's death

2013-06-19 13:59

Police are offering a reward of up to R100 000 for information about Johannesburg cluster commander Major General Tirhani Maswanganyi's death.

Premier condemns cop killing

2013-06-18 21:38

The death of Major General Tirhani Maswanganyi is a senseless blow to Gauteng's war against crime, Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

1 000 cops arrested since 2010

2013-06-13 16:30

One thousand police officials have been arrested for crime in the past three years, Gauteng police commissioner Mzwandile Petros says.

Protests diverting police resources

2013-05-13 14:10

Protests in Gauteng are diverting police resources away from fighting crime, provincial police commissioner Lieutenant General Mzwandile Petros says.

Petros: Dedicated cops needed

2013-04-11 18:30

South Africa needs police officers who are completely dedicated to the Constitution and human rights, Gauteng police commissioner Lieutenant General Mzwandile Petros says.

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