Crime Intelligence boss embroiled in new attempted murder case

Colonel Ismael Dawood, Crime Intelligence’s kidnapping task team head, who is on trial for murder, kidnapping, torture and extortion charges, is embroiled in another case after the “reckless” shooting of two women during a botched kidnapping rescue mission. 

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) confirmed it is investigating a shooting incident that happened on 23 May. 

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Khaya Koko
Khaya Koko is a journalist with a penchant for reading through legal documents braving the ravages of cold court benches to expose the crooked. He writes about social justice and human-interest stories. Most importantly, he is a card-carrying member of the Mighty Orlando Pirates.

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