WATCH | Wife, colleagues pay tribute to metro cop killed by taxi

2019-01-21 11:41

A Durban metro police officer, who was run over and killed while on duty outside the Galleria Mall in Amanzimtoti, is to be laid to rest. Watch.

Security company had 'no authority' at Clifton - Plato declares Cape Town beaches 'open to all'

2018-12-28 15:01

Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato says everyone is welcome on the city's beaches and has slammed those using the Clifton Beach saga to drive a 'politicised' and 'racial' agenda.

Police seek info after baby boy found floating in packet off Cape Town beach

2018-12-18 20:16

Western Cape police have appealed for information on how a baby boy came to be floating in a plastic bag in the waves at Muizenberg.

How to stay safe this holiday season - Tips from the country's top cop

2018-12-14 14:55

South Africa's top cop wants all citizens to be safe this festive season and is appealing to everyone to be considerate, responsible and vigilant to ensure their personal safety and that of others.

Picture of three young police officers sparks cheeky online comments

2018-12-13 12:12

A photograph of three young female patrol officers captures the attention of cheeky fans online.

Seven killed as car, bakkie crash in KZN

2018-12-08 11:49

Seven people have been killed following a crash on the R614 near Appelsbosch in KwaZulu-Natal, paramedic services have said.

Magistrate who detained AWOL cop cleared of wrongdoing

2018-11-26 16:55

A senior Durban magistrate – who put a police officer behind bars for three hours because he was not at court when he was supposed to testify – has been cleared of any wrongdoing.

These police stations haven’t seen any murders in the last 10 years

2018-11-11 07:31

But three other local police stations saw more murders than the whole of England and Wales.

Violent tactics undermine public trust in police

2018-11-04 18:00

The TRC was South Africa's internationally lauded form of transitional justice. But within the borders of our state many citizens view our transformation steps as half-baked, writes Kimal Harvey.

Cops without cars for months as around 300 vehicles wait for repairs

2018-10-30 16:39

Around 300 unrepaired police vehicles litter the police garage in Oribi, with some standing idle while waiting months for a simple car service or a small part.


Farmer shoots neighbour and cop on Koffiefontein farm before being shot himself

2019-01-11 16:07

A police officer and two others have been killed in a bloody shootout at Dassiekop Farm in Koffiefontein in the Free State.

IPID, police face off in court over classified documents in corruption cases

2018-12-21 13:17

National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole is refusing to declassify documents needed by IPID for three corruption cases, citing that the documents contain information that might compromise national security.

SJC on victory in police resources allocation case - It's been a long time coming

2018-12-14 17:05

A judgment recognising the unfair allocation of police resources on the basis of race and poverty has been a long time coming, the Social Justice Coalition says.

Hawks nab one of Johannesburg's 'biggest drug dealers'

2018-12-13 17:44

The Hawks in Gauteng have arrested a man who they describe as one of the biggest drug dealers in Johannesburg.

Police team up with people on social media to bring us this heartfelt story of a fallen engagement ring

2018-12-11 13:08

This tragedy had a happy ending for a young British couple all thanks to the New York Police Department.

HIV-positive children dream big

2018-12-01 11:30

A camp, facilitated by the Department of Social Development, brought 52 children born with HIV together to educate them about positive living, treatment adherence and positive prevention.

EMPD pounces on several suspect drug dealers

2018-11-17 18:03

Four people are expected to appear in court after the the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department arrested them on drug charges following three separate raids.

SAPS still facing challenges in dealing with violence against women – report

2018-11-06 13:52

The Commission for Gender Equality says the South African Police Service still faces challenges in combating the scourge of violence against women.

Gauteng police call on communities to blow whistle on cop killers

2018-10-31 16:58

Gauteng police leaders have called on communities to expose "cop killers" in their midst, following the deaths of 11 officers in the province, between April 2017 and March 2018.

National Conservative Party tells two very different tales of 'genocide'

2018-10-29 23:07

Contradicting herself and her party, a leader of the National Conservative Party says farm murders affect people of all races.

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