Articles containing the tag ‘SAPS
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

SAPS and Army Raid Jeppestown Hostels, Arresting 11

Eleven people were arrested in Jeppestown for various offences when the police, with the assistance of the national army, raided the hostels in this volatile area in Johannesburg Central, the police reported on... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Police Officer Dealing with Krejcir Case Was Paid to ‘Make Case Disappear’

A former police constable is likely to face a charge after he allegedly withheld evidence and reports in cases linked to Radovan Krejcir and another to the killing of the former Rwandan Colonel, Patric Karegeya... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Police to fight taxi violence

The South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Gauteng Department of Transport have issued a statement, saying that they will be collaborating in order to bring down taxi violence in Gauteng, after it has seen... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Minister of Police Nhleko to Clean Up Police Image

New police minister, Nkosinathi Nhleko is certainly behaving like a new broom, at least in as far as what he says is concerned. According to the minister, the police force will be a new organisation come the en... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Marikana Commission: Graphic Evidence From Mr X

The Marikana saga rages on. On Thursday, there were emotional outbursts as the SAPS key witness gave evidence with most of the relatives of those that were killed in the violence crying that, in the end, the co... Read more »
By PAW On Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

American Investigators Focus on Bathroom Door in Pistorius Murder Case

On Tuesday, the spokesperson for Oscar Pistorius, Anneliese Burgess confirmed that the defence team had called on American forensic experts to aid the athlete in his preparations for his upcoming murder trial. ... Read more »
By PAW On Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Criminal Charges against Richard Mdluli to be Reinstated

The Freedom Under Law group has reason to celebrate after the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled that the criminal charges against Richard Mdluli must be reinstated. Richard Mdluli is the former head of... Read more »
By PAW On Sunday, September 15th, 2013

Nkosi Denies Allegations of Prostitution at his Randburg Property

After the exposé by various newspapers on Sunday, it looks like public relations consultant Makhosini Nkosi might need his own spin doctor. It was widely reported that when Nkosi is not providing crisis and re... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Thursday, August 15th, 2013

SAPS Currently Employs 1 448 Criminals

On Wednesday, more gasps, sighs and exclamations were heard in parliament than on any other day in quite a while. If social networks are anything to go by, then the public shared pretty much the same reaction w... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

DA Wants Details of Dina Pule Investigation

  The Democratic Alliance has resolved that the docket on the Dina Pule investigation must be missing or, the police are not doing what they are supposed to be doing. Marian Shinn, the DA Shadow Minister o... Read more »