Articles containing the tag ‘police
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Body of a Child Found in the Juskei River

As the search continued for three year old Everite Chauke, who was swept away by the flash floods into the Juskei river, it was confirmed by police that the body of a child had been found in the river on Tuesda... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, November 30th, 2015

19 Die in Collision Between Taxi and Truck

Nineteen people died when a taxi they were travelling in collided with a truck on the R28 in Westonaria, Gauteng on Sunday afternoon. According to preliminary reports, the collision occurred after a tyre of the... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Regional Organiser for Political Party Alleged With Murder

A 45-year-old murder suspect who was working as a regional organiser for a political party was arrested at a community meeting on Saturday and will soon appear in the Durban Magistrate’s Court, the police sai... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Paul Kruger’s Statue Spoiled with Green Paint Again

On Tuesday some of the Tshwane Metro Police were at the Church Square, where the bronze sculpture of Paul Kruger, the Boer political and military leader and President of  the Republic of South Africa from 1883... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Four in Court for Fraud

Police said four men were expected to make their second court appearance for fraud in the Colenso Magistrate’s Court in Kwazulu-Natal on Thursday. Major Thulani Zwane, the police spokesperson, said 20-year-ol... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Tshwane Metro Police Director Left Safe and Sound After Hijack

Sean Bolhuis, a Tshwane Metro Police Director and his wife were hijacked and released safe and sound in Pretoria. Mike Bolhuis, who is a security specialist, private investigator and brother to Sean Bolhuis, sa... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Saudi Authorities Blamed for Hajj Stampede that Claimed Over 700 Lives

Witnesses to a tragedy that took place at the hajj in Saudi Arabia on Thursday blamed Saudi authorities and said they were afraid to continue the rituals. The tragedy left more than 700 people dead. During the ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Police Officers Attacked In Broad Daylight

Two Inanda police officers were robbed of their guns, stripped of their uniforms and shot, in an impudent attack on Tuesday in broad daylight. A 38-year-old sergeant was killed and left in the back of his polic... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

IPID To Oppose A VIP Member’s Bail

A member of the VIP protection unit at the Union Buildings and warrant officer,  who shot  his wife and daughter to death on Saturday will remain in jail for another week before he applies for bail. It is sa... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, September 7th, 2015

Fight Fire With Fire: Zuma Tells Police Officers

South African President Jacob Zuma has admitted South Africa’s violent reality. He urged police officers to fight back after it emerged that about 58 police officers have been killed in the line of duty year ... Read more »