Deputy minister, MEC to address Alexandra residents after woman killed in shootout between hijackers and cops

2020-02-16 09:51

Deputy Police Minister Cassel Mathale and Gauteng Community Safety MEC Faith Mazibuko are expected to address Alexandra residents, following the death of Samantha Mathane-Radebe who was allegedly killed by a local policeman.

SONA | Only Parliamentary security will be in the House, not police - Bheki Cele

2020-02-13 14:42

Police Minister Bheki Cele says only Parliamentary security, not police, will be inside the National Assembly chamber when President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers his fourth State of the Nation Address.

Neil Aggett inquest: A marked Aggett and a failed treason trial

2020-02-08 08:51

The arrests of several anti-apartheid activists in the years surrounding Dr Neil Aggett's detention were seemingly without reason but these comrades would soon find out that the apartheid Security Branch were gunning for another treason trial.

15-year sentence for cop who killed TUT student Katlego Monareng

2020-01-31 16:18

A police officer who shot and killed Tshwane University of Technology student Katlego Monareng during a protest in 2018 has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

'They opened a missing persons file immediately' - police hold internal probe in Laticia Jansen case

2020-01-28 13:04

Gauteng police are internally investigating allegations that the grandmother of slain 15-year-old girl, Laticia Princes Jansen, was turned away when she wanted to report the teen missing.

Alleged Durban cop killer arrested while boarding bus to Joburg

2020-01-26 14:27

A suspect in the murder of a police constable in Durban this past week was arrested when he attempted to board a bus from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg, police confirmed on Sunday.

Alexandra residents call on police to arrest officer after bystander killed during shootout with hijackers

2020-01-17 12:01

Alexandra residents are demanding the arrest of a SAPS officer after a woman was killed and a man injured during a shootout between police and hijackers.

Authorities in Hong Kong seized nearly 4,000 cell phones from protesters, and activists are concerned that police are reading their messages and installing spyware

2020-01-09 17:23

Lawmakers and activists have argued that police conduct many of these mobile phone examinations without consent.

Don't use service pistols in anger – Durban mayor after metro cop arrested for murder

2020-01-07 10:18

eThekwini Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has appealed to Metro Police to not use their firearms in anger after a constable was arrested for the murder of his ex-girlfriend, Zinhle Muthwa.

New Year's Eve: Police clamp down on fireworks, drunk driving as revellers ring in 2020

2019-12-31 11:13

As many get ready to ring in the New Year, Gauteng police will be on high alert preventing crime and disorder in areas known for "disorderly behaviour".


Bogus cops strike again: Holidaying friends hijacked, robbed near Delmas

2020-02-14 14:51

What started as a relaxing holiday at the Kruger National Park ended in horror as three friends were hijacked and robbed of their valuables by four men posing as police officers near Delmas in Mpumalanga.

Man dies after being hit in the face with a brick in full view of police

2020-02-12 13:04

One man dies after a brick hit him on the head during a clash in full view of police in Kempton Park.

German law professor at Unisa says Tshwane metro cops assaulted, unlawfully arrested him

2020-02-06 13:59

The Tshwane Metro Police Department has again been accused of executing a violent, unlawful arrest - this time of a German-born Unisa law professor.

WATCH | Cops probe whether Durban officer was drunk on duty

2020-01-30 21:09

A Durban cop who was allegedly drunk on the job will be subjected to a disciplinary process, according to police.

They would first use the k-word before addressing us - black ex-Security Branch cop

2020-01-28 05:20

A former Security Branch officer says black officers feared their white colleagues, who regularly called them the k-word.

Two more suspects arrested for murder of Diepsloot police captain

2020-01-22 11:48

Two men believed to be involved in the killing of a Diepsloot police officer have been arrested.

Specialised detective unit assigned to investigate New Year's shootings in Melville, Newtown

2020-01-17 11:35

A specialised detective unit of the South African Police Service, the Organised Crime Component, has been assigned to investigate the Melville and Newtown New Year's shootings.

Top cop in Cape Town moved amid sexual harassment probe

2020-01-09 16:14

Atlantis police station will have an acting commander while an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against the current commander is carried out, according to Western Cape police.

Local cleric arrested on drug charges in Eastern Cape

2020-01-04 15:59

A woman, who is reportedly a local cleric, has appeared in court following a drug bust at Dudu Location outside King William’s Town.

Advice for women | Officers have a legal right to pull you over night or day - but know your rights

2019-12-28 07:29

South Africa's social climate has left women and children living in a constant vulnerable state to an extent where safety does not feel guaranteed, not even in the hands of law enforcement.

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