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Fortress eThekwini
Fortress eThekwini
Civil society organisations in Durban are concerned that soon-to-be-adopted eThekwini metro council rules limiting the flow of information from...
Timol inquest highlights striking similarities to present day South Africa
Timol inquest highlights striking similarities to present day South Africa
Judge Billy Mothle presiding over the reopening of the Ahmed Timol inquest last week ruled that the death of Timol in 1971 at John Vorster Square...
Editorial: Cops are shooting down democracy
Editorial: Cops are shooting down democracy
In the Western Cape, a child is shot in the mouth by a police officer. Horrifying images are repeated all over the internet.
Editorial: Beware deputy top cop's fascism
Editorial: Beware deputy top cop's fascism
In mature democracies, a period of disorder is usually followed by the “law and order” party’s victory at the polls. Politicians promise a...
Government action on femicide goes wrong from the bottom up
Government action on femicide goes wrong from the bottom up
South Africa has the highest rate of women murdered by their partners in the world, according a 2015 policy brief by the Cape Town based Alan J...
Police time and money go to pot
Police time and money go to pot
On a sweltering summer evening in downtown Johannesburg, Larry lit up a joint. The previous day, he had experienced an attempted smash-and-grab and...
JHB arson spree: Vigilantism, claims of xenophobia and a sleeping cop at a brothel
JHB arson spree: Vigilantism, claims of xenophobia and a sleeping cop at a brothel
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba is not convinced that xenophobia was behind the recent spate of house burnings in Johannesburg’s Rosettenville. Neither are residents of the area, who this week placed the blame on the police....
'Cut-and-paste' report invalid, says Phiyega
'Cut-and-paste' report invalid, says Phiyega
When the presidency moved this week to implement the recommendations of the Farlam report on the Marikana massacre, suspended national police...
Prisoners’ claims of torture ignored
Prisoners’ claims of torture ignored
The record of the subsequent medical examination notes Abel Phasha as being of “small build”. That is no exaggeration. Phasha is 31 years old...
Nhleko: SAPS spent almost R9-million on cars for Zuma's wives
Nhleko: SAPS spent almost R9-million on cars for Zuma's wives
More than R8.6-million of the South African Police Service budget has been spent on luxury vehicles for the wives of President Jacob Zuma over the...

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