All security systems go - Mnisi

2013-12-10 09:04

All security plans are in place as SA gets ready to host a memorial service in honour of global icon Nelson Mandela, the police ministry says.

Key points must stay secret - ministry

2013-03-11 22:33

Disclosing the country's national key points is a security risk, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa's office says.

Mthethwa appoints Marikana lawyer

2012-11-08 19:52

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has appointed his own lawyer to represent him at the Farlam commission of inquiry, his spokesperson says.

Ministry, DA at odds over strike violence

2012-10-09 20:27

Continued violence during a strike by truck drivers is proof of Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa's shortcomings, the Democratic Alliance says, but the ministry claims her criticism is unsubstantiated.

What were we supposed to do, police ask

2012-08-16 23:00

Police did their best to disperse striking Marikana mineworkers peacefully, but "faced people who were armed to the teeth", says a police ministry spokesperson.

Police ministry, DA at odds over choppers

2012-07-24 22:35

Nearly half of the SA Police Service's fleet of 37 helicopters are grounded, awaiting "routine" inspection, the DA claims, but the police ministry says the party is just politicising police operational matters.

Mthethwa's request for probe welcomed

2012-04-16 21:28

Cosatu has welcomed Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa's decision to refer allegations that he misused police intelligence funds to the auditor general.

Sheriff attaches Mthethwa's furniture

2012-01-19 16:45

Furniture worth almost R245 000 has been attached at Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa's Cape Town office to cover the costs of civil claims, the DA claims.


Mthethwa selects heads of firearm inquiry

2013-05-23 21:36

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has appointed the people who will head an inquiry into firearms, his department says.

Farm attacks: Mthethwa's 'silence' slammed

2013-01-15 20:47

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa remains silent on farm attacks to an extent that borders on collusion, Afriforum says.

Police to challenge Cape commission

2012-10-31 22:18

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has vowed to challenge a commission of inquiry into allegations of police inefficiency in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Watchdog to probe Marikana brutality claims

2012-08-24 20:00

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa says he has asked the Independent Police Investigative Directorate to investigate claims of police brutality at Lonmin's Marikana mine.

Derby-Lewis wins against police minister

2012-08-04 14:11

Gaye Derby-Lewis, who was arrested for possession of illegal firearms and ammunition but acquitted of all charges in 2003, has won her R1.3 m lawsuit against the police ministry, a report says.

Mthethwa's ignorance 'hard to believe'

2012-07-13 22:34

It is "hard to believe" that Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa was ignorant about the origins of the funds used to build a security wall around his home, the DA says.

Negligent cops - dept taps into pensions

2012-02-07 22:09

Any police officer whose negligent actions cost the state money in civil claims will be expected to pay part of the claim from their own pocket, even from their pensions.

Police lease debacle gets new spin

2011-12-04 21:30

The basis of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s findings on the controversial R500m police headquarters lease has been repudiated.

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