More than 1000 suspects arrested in Kwazulu-Natal

SAPS_badgeKwaZulu-Natal police have embarked on a number of operations for the past five days starting from 26 November 2013 to 1 December in preparation for the Festive Season. These operations included stop and search, roadblocks, cordon and search, tracing of … Read the rest

South African police handled 12 000 protests

ecprotestPolice handled more than 12,000 public protests during the 2012/2013 financial year, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa said on Thursday.

“Over the past four years, a total of 46,180 incidents were attended to and all were successfully stabilised, with 14,843 arrests … Read the rest

Seven arrested after looting Somali-owned shops in PE

somali_shopSeven men have been arrested for looting and burning Somali-owned shops in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

“We can confirm that seven suspects have since been arrested and charged with public violence. All the suspects are in … Read the rest