Several measures have been put in place to ease tensions at the violence-plagued KwaMashu hostel in KwaZulu-Natal, but some believe it's not enough.
The South African Police Union says the public is being misled over the dismissal of 1 017 police officers for having criminal records.
Minister Nathi Mthethwa says Riah Phiyega's presentation to the ANC on the swimming pool being a fire pool was suggested by the security cluster.
A damning report into policing in Khayelitsha was downplayed by one of its authors at the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry.
The public must refrain from being "armchair critics" when it comes to how the police deal with protests, says the Gauteng acting commissioner.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa's spokesperson Zweli Mnisi has resigned, says the police ministry.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has come out in defence of the police, saying they are well trained and not brutal.
Parliament's police oversight commission has endorsed controversial former Ekurhuleni Metro police chief Robert McBride as head of IPID.
Thandi Modise says a culture of human rights and democratic policing has to be entrenched in the SAPS to ensure excessive force is brought to zero.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa says cops fired banned shotgun rounds during a service delivery protest that left four dead in Mothotlung.
Three people have died after a stand-off between police and demonstrators in Mothutlung. But residents say cops opened fire on them without warning.
The water and environmental affairs minister has vowed to return running water to residents of Mothotlung by the end of the week.
Eyewitness accounts at the Mothotlung shooting of two protesters paint a picture of police acting in contravention of crowd management rules.
After being shot and missing a performance, hip-hop musician Khuli Chana's lawyers have submitted a letter to the police demanding compensation.
The police minister and North West premier have asked Mothotlung protesters to remain calm after police allegedly shot and killed two demonstrators.
After an emergency meeting, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa says the "hit list" containing the names of 18 police officers is a fabrication.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has called an emergency meeting after Bheki Cele spoke of an alleged police "hit list" containing 18 officers' names.
Ministers Jeff Radebe and Nathi Mthethwa, and Premier Nomvula Mokonyane have shared their thoughts on Nelson Mandela at his Soweto memorial service.
Speaking at a breakfast briefing, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has denied rumours the police have stalled the arrest of fugitive Radovan Krejcir.