Johannesburg Metro Police Department

 
What is normal in a big, bad world?
What is normal in a big, bad world?
I’ve been working late. One night last week I came home from work at 3.15am. It’s the kind of thing that makes my mother worry. And what...
Mbalula delivers crime stats, vows to crack down on 'lazy' police efforts
Mbalula delivers crime stats, vows to crack down on 'lazy' police efforts
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula on Tuesday announced a general 1.8% decrease in crime but remained scathing of efforts to curb violence.
'Orange cops are bad, blue cops are good'
'Orange cops are bad, blue cops are good'
On Tuesday last week a woman was admitted to a private psychiatric clinic in Johannesburg. She repeated over and over the single phrase: “Orange...
Armed JMPD officers 'harassing' evicted informal traders
Armed JMPD officers 'harassing' evicted informal traders
"Sometimes they come with batons, sometimes they come with sjamboks," said Peter Ndazamo (28), who has been trading at the Kerk...
JMPD investigated for illegal blue light cavalcade
JMPD investigated for illegal blue light cavalcade
The officers, who have not been charged, were being investigated for traveling outside their jurisdiction in privately-owned unmarked cars with...
Metro police claim MP tried to flee
Metro police claim MP tried to flee
Metro police spokesperson Edna Mamonyane told the newspaper on Wednesday that arts and culture portfolio committee chairperson Thandile...
Metro cops failing to acknowledge corruption reality
Metro cops failing to acknowledge corruption reality
Corruption Watch has revealed massive gaps between the public's experience of bribery and corruption within the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) and the organisation's recognition of it, raising questions about the department's willingness to tackle the problem....
Jo'burg metro in denial about corruption
Jo'burg metro in denial about corruption
The City of Johannesburg on Monday welcomed allegations made against metro police officers in a Corruption Watch report.
Jo'burg motorists could be forced to use public transport
Jo'burg motorists could be forced to use public transport
The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) was considering prohibiting private cars from certain parts of the city centre, according to a news...
Metro cops probed after family car shot at
Metro cops probed after family car shot at
Johannesburg metro police are investigating some of their officers for allegedly opening fire on a family car, wounding a woman in Midrand.
Psst ... Have you bribed a metro cop?
Psst ... Have you bribed a metro cop?
The metro police officer leans into your window: Do you pay a quick bribe and drive off, or take your punishment on the chin?
Metro police: 'The guys who really make a difference'
Metro police: 'The guys who really make a difference'
"This, my dear, is the man in charge of the freeways," serves as my introduction to acting Inspector Bongani Mavuso of the Johannesburg Metro...

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