There 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
A Cape Town man says he’s been unnecessarily harassed by police – and he’s demanding to know why.
Several dozen policeman burst into Anelechi Sideny’s home in the early hours of Friday morning. They were caught on his CCTV ransacking … Read the rest
The Daveyton policemen implicated in the killing of taxi driver and Mozambique national Emido Macia have ditched their legal team, in a renewed effort to get bail.
Represented by an entirely new legal team, they asked for a postponement in
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AfriForum 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
The 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
South Africans view the police service as a corrupt institution in the public sector, a report by Transparency International revealed on Wednesday.
In the Global Corruption Barometer 2013, released this week, South Africa was among 36 countries in which the … Read the rest
Crime intelligence policemen – some of whom have the country’s highest security clearances – have been arrested after being linked to deadly cash-in-transit heists involving millions.
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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
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