Articles containing the tag ‘SAPS
    By Jesica Slabbert On Wednesday, April 17th, 2024

    Durban Man Who ‘Attempted to Kill Wife By Strangulation’ Arrested by RUSA in Coffee Bay

    A Durban man who allegedly robbed, kidnapped and attempted to kill his wife by strangulation has been arrested by private security company Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) in Coffee Bay, Eastern Cape, together... Read more »
    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 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 »