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Here's how the police strategy to curb violent crime could work
Here's how the police strategy to curb violent crime could work
South Africa’s Police Minister Bheki Cele and National Commissioner Khehla Sitole recently announced a new “high density stabilisation intervention” to tackle...
'Police lifestyle audits are needed'
'Police lifestyle audits are needed'
The arrest of a police officer from Bellville South, Cape Town, for the alleged theft of 18 firearms from police stores highlights the need for...
'We tried to help our dad' - brothers they tried to save father from mosque attacker
'We tried to help our dad' - brothers they tried to save father from mosque attacker
The sons of Ismail Bassa, 74, who was killed in a mosque attack in Malmesbury on Thursday morning, have recalled of how they tried to fight off his...
Bo-Kaap residents cry foul as cops nab youngster
Bo-Kaap residents cry foul as cops nab youngster
A group of residents in Bo-Kaap has accused the South African Police Service (SAPS) of “intimidation tactics” after a 17-year-old boy was...
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
The Pretoria high court has ordered the South African Police Service to pay the legal fees of three apartheid-era security policemen who are...
Taxi peace is cold comfort
Taxi peace is cold comfort
Western Cape police are on the hunt for the shooters in a taxi war in Cape Town this week that claimed the lives of 13 people and wounded several...
City of Cape Town pushes for “zero tolerance” on land protests
City of Cape Town pushes for “zero tolerance” on land protests
After weeks of land occupation protests, Cape Town was unusually quiet on Tuesday morning. While communities remain frustrated in their demand for...
Cele’s inherited headache: 10 top cops under investigation
Cele’s inherited headache: 10 top cops under investigation
Police Minister Bheki Cele has “inherited” a problem,
Police supplier's offices closing, but business still running
Police supplier's offices closing, but business still running
For employees working at embattled police IT supplier Forensic Data Analysts (FDA), Friday was the last day on the job.
Activist murder reveals Joburg street cameras are "turned off"
Activist murder reveals Joburg street cameras are "turned off"
The City of Johannesburg has denied allegations from South African Police Service (Saps) officials that the CCTV cameras in the city have not been...
Lured into the deadly ‘whack house’
Lured into the deadly ‘whack house’
In Ministry of Crime: An Underworld Explored, Mandy Wiener describes the way organised crime and powerful political figures joined forces...
Cash-in-transit heists are a mutating, spreading virus
Cash-in-transit heists are a mutating, spreading virus
In this edited extract from her new book, Heist, Anneliese Burgess says the plague of cash-in-transit robberies, usually violent, is only...

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