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.

SAPS and the dirty truth around rhino poaching

2018-10-24 08:53

Fresh charges of a government cover-up around rhino poaching surface fear and loathing at Engwelezane.

IPID nabs alleged 'shooter' and 'commanding officer' for TUT student's murder

2018-10-22 17:43

Two police officers, arrested for the murder of Tshwane University of Technology student Katlego Monareng during SRC elections in August, allegedly played different roles in the shooting, News24 has learnt.

Man hospitalised after cops allegedly shoot him during violent Stutterheim protest

2018-10-16 22:02

A man has been hospitalised after police allegedly shot him with a rubber bullet during a protest in Stutterheim, Eastern Cape.

Ex-Mandela cop wins appeal to take on police minister

2018-10-15 11:04

Major General Andre Lincoln, a policeman chosen by then-president Nelson Mandela to head an elite presidential investigative unit, has won an appeal in a civil case against the police minister in the Western Cape High Court.

Sunday Times to return awards, prize money for discredited reports

2018-10-14 12:38

The Sunday Times has apologised and announced that it will return all awards and prize money received for now discredited reports on the Cato Manor 'death squad', the SARS 'rogue unit' and Zimbabwean extraditions.

Crime increasing, faith in cops decreasing - Stats SA

2018-10-11 15:31

The general level of crime as estimated by the Victims of Crime Survey has been on the decline over the past five years, but increased in 2016/17 and 2017/18, Stats SA says.

Appliances, taps and computers stolen from Crime Intelligence offices

2018-10-11 05:14

The offices of the police's Crime Intelligence division in Pietermaritzburg have been broken into five times in the past few weeks, according to employees.

 

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.

TUT students plan to march after cops granted bail

2018-10-23 16:12

Students have cried foul after the two police officers charged with the murder of Tshwane University of Technology student Katlego Monareng were granted bail.

Ex-Mandela cop may recover costs of being 'framed'

2018-10-17 12:04

The police officer mandated by then-president Nelson Mandela to head up an elite investigative unit in 1996, but who was instead criminally charged, may recover what he would have earned had his career proceeded unhindered.

Human rights lawyer charged for pointing his finger at policeman

2018-10-16 10:13

Human rights lawyer Richard Spoor has been charged with assault for pointing his finger at a police officer.

UPDATE: Mzilikazi wa Afrika, Stephan Hofstatter part ways with Sunday Times

2018-10-14 15:30

News24 has reliably learnt that Mzilikazi wa Afrika and Stephan Hofstatter have parted ways with Tiso Blackstar.

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MPs to discuss anti-gang strategy in wake of community protests

2018-10-10 13:03

The portfolio committee says it will also look at the state of community policing in high-crime areas affected by gun violence.

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