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SAPS numbers show bank robberies to be extremely rare – and down sharply since last year. Data from the South African Banking Risk Information Centre shows the exact opposite.
Over the past year, the Competition Commission saw a "spate" of unsolved crimes, including executives being robbed at gun point and a security breach at the commission's premises.
And KZN and the Eastern Cape are in the top 3. We also take a look at how women have been affected by crime.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has confirmed that the Hawks are investigating three cases related to allegations of fraud at Steinhoff and its subsidiaries.
Nine people were shot dead and three others injured in alleged taxi violence in the Western Cape, police said on Saturday.
Deputy Finance Minister Mondli Gungubele has been subpoenaed to provide evidence in a case of corruption against the leadership of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC).
Late last year, on November 20, Vanita was attacked in what could have been an assasination attempt. Two huge monsters grabbed her when she wanted to enter her flat.
If we can’t turn the South African Police Service (SAPS) into a professional and clean crime-fighting and peace-keeping machine, our future will still be very dark, writes Max du Preez.
As political squabbles about who should police the Western Cape continues, communities are losing hope that the SAPS will ever get the violence under control, writes Ralph Mathekga.
Fikile Mbalula and his senior ministry staff threatened and now have 24-hour police protection.
A Cape Town gangster has been handed a 275 year sentence for crimes committed in Gauteng, including five murders.
A man was arrested for attempting to selling body parts in Margate, in KwaZulu Natal.
North West Deputy Commissioner Major General Ntebo "Jan" Mabula and nine other members of the province's former Organised Crime Unit are expected to appear in court on charges of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm, according to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate.
Brigadier Leonora Bamuza-Phetlhe is currently on suspension over unspecified labour issues.
CRIME AIR NETWORK shared videos of the thugs blowing up two money trucks in Boksburg on Thursday morning.
From Minister "Fear Fokkol" to Minister "Shoot to kill", South Africa has a new police minister and, despite a past of dodgy tender dealings, he is probably the right man for the job.
"Are you going to help me?"
The choice should not be between being vulgar and effective in deterring criminals, and being civilised and letting criminals go. Crime can be fought successfully while retaining some level of civility, writes Ralph Mathekga.
Protests have flared up in Hout Bay over fishing rights and service delivery with police clashing with residents in a bid to quell the uproar.
Blood drips from her as she staggers to her feet after the assault. Onlookers film the attack, yet no-one attempts to intervene.
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