Close to 1500 SA police have criminal records

saps5There are 1,448 criminals on the South African Police Services payroll. This was the shocking admission by police management in Parliament today.

A SAPS audit has found that the 1,448 are guilty of serious offences like rape, attempted murder, corruption, … Read the rest

Police bungle another farm attack case

stopfarmattacksAfriForum is considering legal action against a police investigator after a case was thrown out of court and a farm attacker was freed due to gross negligence by the police.

The victims of the attack, Mr Noël McSeveney, and his … Read the rest

Police wars heat up in SA

crimeintelThe shocking new claims against the police’s crime intelligence division include torture, murder, fake hijackings, obstruction of justice and cover-ups.

Allegations of nepotism and corruption against the higher echelons of the division have surfaced since the Hawks and other agencies … Read the rest

Drugs sold to primary school children

Children as young as 12 are being sold drugs around school premises, Gauteng police commissioner Lt-Gen Mzwandile Petros said on Wednesday.

“I have met with primary school principals in some of our clusters regarding the drug problem. The situation is … Read the rest

Crime scene tampering at Marikana: Commissioner knew

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega knew there was evidence to suggest that one of the crime scenes where 34 protesters were shot dead by police on August 16 had been tampered with, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Monday.… Read the rest