The fired police boss's popularity shows that ANC members believe he has a bigger role to play.
KwaZulu-Natal high school teachers have displayed T-shirts mocking the ANC and its leaders at a Westville mall, says the party.
For the past decade the police have had powerful tools to help to locate and track crime, which ordinary citizens haven't been privy to.
Riah Phiyega has made a series of blunders since taking over from Bheki Cele. All she has done is make Cele look like a saint in comparison.
New evidence suggests that the taped call that sank Oupa Magashula was the product of a crime surveillance operation targeting Bheki Cele.
Thieves have broken into the garage of former national police commissioner Bheki Cele's Durban home and stolen three bottles of whisky.
Former police commissioner Bheki Cele's popularity could prove divisive if he carries an anti-Zuma mandate, writes Niren Tolsi.
The past year has seen the axe fall on a number of controversial characters. The Mail & Guardian looks at 2012's high-profile job losses.
Allegations of ghost memberships, infighting and the exclusion of long-standing members from the voters' roll plague eThekwini ahead of Mangaung.
The Hawks are still investigating criminal charges brought by the Democratic Alliance over allegedly fraudulent police lease deals, the party said.
Some ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal want axed police commissioner Bheki Cele to be a member of the party's national executive committee.
According to a report, President Zuma dismissed Cele for his "dishonest" role in the awarding of a R1.7-billion contract for police accommodation.
Bheki Cele was the driving force behind an alleged plot to derail the career of suspended crime boss Richard Mdluli says Ike Motloung, Mdluli's lawyer
Sunday reports claim former top cop Bheki Cele is rallying opposition to President Jacob Zuma ahead of the ANC's elective conference in Mangaung.
As all of Jacob Zuma's ex-friends, associates and colleagues get booted, fired or imprisoned, he's left wondering 'now what'?
A spate of perturbing cases involving our police and court systems has strong political undertones, writes Sam Sole.
Lawyers for former acting top cop Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi have rubbished claims by Richard Mdluli's attorney that police fabricated evidence against him.
Richard Mdluli's lawyer has put it to the Labour Court that a letter supposedly validating the former police spy chief's suspension was fabricated.
Zuma's appointment of Mangwashi Victoria Phiyega to replace Bheki Cele as police commissioner must be welcomed -- but somewhat cautiously.
Newly appointed national police commissioner Mangwashi Phiyega has acknowledged the overwhelming task she faces after taking over from Bheki Cele.