SAPS to deploy 10,000 new constables to bolster visibility during festive season

They will be deployed to various stations, units and service points to bolster capacity and enhance police visibility.

Joemat-Pettersson: Janusz Walus owes his life to the ANC government

Police committee chairperson Tina Joemat-Pettersson said that Walus was only alive because the ANC liberated the country and changed the Constitution and terrorism…

Residents of Harding rely on private security companies for safety

The community of Harding on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast says they rely on private security companies to keep them safe. 
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Police to deploy special team of detectives to Harding amid recent spike in crime

A special team of detectives will be deployed in Harding, on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, following the recent spike in…

Six officers arrested for alleged involvement in cigarette smuggling to appear in Limpopo court

Six police officers arrested for alleged corruption along the border post between South Africa and Zimbabwe in Musina, Limpopo, are expected…

Cele to engage Harding community in southern KZN

Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to engage with community members in Harding in southern KwaZulu-Natal on Monday.
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Six police officers arrested for corruption related to smuggling illicit cigarettes into SA

Six police officers, deployed along the border post between South Africa and Zimbabwe in Musina, Limpopo have been arrested for corruption…

Family, friends and neighbours sing praises of DJ Sumbody as mourners pay final respects to him

Night Club sensation and business owner, Oupa “DJ Sumbody” Sefoka, has been laid to rest in his home village of Ga-Masemola,…

Cape Town foster mother sentenced to 30 years imprisonment for murdering nine-month-old baby

A 39-year-old foster mother has been sentenced to 30 years imprisonment in the High Court in Cape Town for the murder…

SA’s DNA backlog is hindering the successful prosecution of rape suspects: Lifeline

Advocacy group, Lifeline, says South Africa’s DNA backlog is crippling the justice system’s ability to successfully prosecute perpetrators of rape.
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CoGTA MEC Zolile William attends Mgxaba family funeral in Eastern Cape

The funeral of six Mgxada family members is under way at Tantseka village in Bityi, outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.
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Inanda police station in KZN leading country’s murder, rape cases

Residents of Inanda in Durban have voiced their concern over the spiraling crime rate in the area.
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Traditional, Khoi-San leaders to launch 16 days of activism of no violence against women and children

The National House of Traditional and Khoi- San leaders are expected to launch their 16 days of activism of no violence…

Rape, robbery, carjacking top 3 motives for SA’s record kidnapping

Statistics revealed there were more than 4,000 abductions between July and September this year….

Crime statistics in SA reveal high levels of aggression and violence

A report on crime statistics has been released by Police Minister Bheki Cele for the period between July and September of…

SA needs to work on identifying and curbing causes of violent crime: Analyst

Independent Crime Analyst Dr Chris de Kock says the country needs to work on identifying some of the attributes of the…

Police must meet fire with fire, says Cele

The recent numbers show that most categories of crime including murder – rape and sexual assault were significantly higher in the second quarter…

Assault cases reported in Q2 at five-year high – Cele

Police Minister Bheki Cele revealed this while releasing the crime statistics for the period between July and September this year….

Q2 crime stats show significant rise from same time last year

The numbers show that rape, murder and kidnapping are alarmingly high….

Q2 crime stats shows significant rise from same time last year

The numbers show that rape, murder and kidnapping are alarmingly high….